The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 164 171 162
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 851 771 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.38% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.11% 7.47% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 491 492
Average daily rate £450 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £289 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 1
Average hourly rate £31.81 £33.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% +11.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.81 £33.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.65% +10.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10487 10319 9614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.77% 18.51% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6869 6264 5923
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 381 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.80 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache within the UK.

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache within the UK.

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apache
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Apache Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 766 £450 +12.50% 263
London 0 393 £500 +11.11% 119
South East -7 127 £400 +6.66% 48
North West +23 81 £425 +41.66% 15
Scotland 0 37 £345 -13.75% 5
South West -9 37 £425 +13.33% 14
Hampshire +4 36 £400 +5.26% 13
Yorkshire -34 34 £450 +38.46% 25
City of London -1 31 £450 -7.69% 30
Leeds -22 31 £450 +24.13% 9
West Yorkshire -30 31 £450 +24.13% 11
Wales +25 29 £300 -35.13% 6
Cheshire +20 29 £500 +9.58% 2
North East -14 28 £340 +13.33% 3
South Wales +16 27 £288 - 6
East of England +4 27 £351 -2.63% 14
Surrey -14 27 £450 +12.50% 10
Cardiff - 26 £288 - 5
West Midlands -11 24 £413 +10.00% 12
Manchester -16 23 £400 +24.51% 9
Lancashire +14 22 £383 +39.09% 3
Tyne and Wear -25 20 £333 +6.40% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 20 £333 +6.40% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 19 £396 +11.22% 2
Milton Keynes +16 17 - - 1
Edinburgh -7 17 £406 +1.56% 1
Bromley -2 15 £375 +15.38%
Shropshire -30 14 £450 +12.50%
Warrington - 14 £570 - 1
Wiltshire +7 13 £450 +5.88% 1

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache.

1 960 (60.11%) Linux
2 782 (48.97%) Java
3 637 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
4 594 (37.19%) Tomcat
5 426 (26.68%) MySQL
6 409 (25.61%) Unix
7 385 (24.11%) Git (software)
7 385 (24.11%) Jenkins
8 384 (24.05%) DevOps
9 360 (22.54%) Puppet
10 355 (22.23%) SQL
11 346 (21.67%) Python
12 331 (20.73%) Oracle
13 322 (20.16%) JavaScript
14 315 (19.72%) Perl
15 309 (19.35%) Windows
16 300 (18.79%) HTML
17 297 (18.60%) PHP
18 292 (18.28%) Red Hat
19 291 (18.22%) Web Services
20 282 (17.66%) HTTP
21 272 (17.03%) VMware
22 268 (16.78%) Spring
23 263 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
24 258 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
25 257 (16.09%) JBoss
26 249 (15.59%) CSS
27 247 (15.47%) LAMP
28 239 (14.97%) Finance
29 237 (14.84%) Configuration Management

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 594 (37.19%) Tomcat
2 257 (16.09%) JBoss
3 203 (12.71%) WebSphere
4 202 (12.65%) nginx
5 200 (12.52%) IIS
6 123 (7.70%) WebLogic
7 115 (7.20%) Node.js
8 110 (6.89%) Jetty
9 102 (6.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 79 (4.95%) CMS
11 70 (4.38%) Apache Spark
12 62 (3.88%) Confluence
12 62 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
13 48 (3.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 46 (2.88%) OpenStack
15 37 (2.32%) Apache Solr
16 28 (1.75%) Drupal
17 22 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 22 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
18 21 (1.31%) iPlanet
Applications
1 50 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.75%) MS Office
3 16 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.56%) HipChat
4 9 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.00%) Magento
3 7 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.19%) Endur
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.13%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.13%) RMDS
6 2 (0.13%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.063%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.063%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.063%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.063%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 258 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (2.13%) GitHub
4 33 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.94%) IaaS
5 31 (1.94%) PaaS
6 29 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (1.38%) SaaS
8 17 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (1.06%) Google App Engine
9 11 (0.69%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.31%) Route 53
11 5 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.19%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.19%) Office 365
13 2 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 282 (17.66%) HTTP
2 209 (13.09%) DNS
3 207 (12.96%) TCP/IP
4 151 (9.46%) SSL
5 109 (6.83%) Internet
6 106 (6.64%) LDAP
7 89 (5.57%) Firewall
8 84 (5.26%) SAN
9 60 (3.76%) DHCP
10 50 (3.13%) SMTP
11 49 (3.07%) iSCSI
12 47 (2.94%) FTP
13 43 (2.69%) WAN
14 38 (2.38%) IPsec
15 35 (2.19%) SSH
16 32 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
17 31 (1.94%) HTTPS
17 31 (1.94%) VPN
18 30 (1.88%) LAN
19 27 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (26.68%) MySQL
2 179 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 175 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
4 153 (9.58%) MongoDB
5 126 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 94 (5.89%) Hadoop
7 92 (5.76%) Big Data
8 81 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 81 (5.07%) Oracle Database
9 70 (4.38%) Relational Database
10 48 (3.01%) Redis
11 39 (2.44%) HBase
12 38 (2.38%) Apache Hive
13 36 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 35 (2.19%) DB2
15 27 (1.69%) Jackrabbit
16 26 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
18 19 (1.19%) RDBMS
19 18 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 385 (24.11%) Git (software)
1 385 (24.11%) Jenkins
2 219 (13.71%) JIRA
3 216 (13.53%) Subversion
4 215 (13.46%) Maven
5 139 (8.70%) JUnit
6 85 (5.32%) Hudson
7 83 (5.20%) Gradle
8 78 (4.88%) Mockito
9 77 (4.82%) Cucumber
10 72 (4.51%) Eclipse
11 70 (4.38%) TeamCity
12 63 (3.94%) Selenium
13 50 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 43 (2.69%) Introscope
15 39 (2.44%) Ant
15 39 (2.44%) Travis CI
16 37 (2.32%) JMeter
17 31 (1.94%) Artifactory
18 29 (1.82%) IntelliJ
General
1 239 (14.97%) Finance
2 138 (8.64%) Banking
3 52 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 47 (2.94%) Retail
5 33 (2.07%) Marketing
6 25 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.50%) Games
8 23 (1.44%) Electronics
9 11 (0.69%) Front Office
10 10 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.63%) Publishing
11 9 (0.56%) Law
11 9 (0.56%) Legal
12 8 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.31%) Advertising
14 5 (0.31%) Back Office
14 5 (0.31%) International Banking
15 4 (0.25%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 602 (37.70%) Developer
2 258 (16.16%) Java Developer
3 185 (11.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 167 (10.46%) Linux Engineer
5 125 (7.83%) Administrator
6 111 (6.95%) Architect
7 104 (6.51%) Analyst
7 104 (6.51%) PHP Developer
8 94 (5.89%) Consultant
9 86 (5.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 81 (5.07%) Senior Developer
11 72 (4.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 68 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
13 67 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 59 (3.69%) AWS Engineer
15 52 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
16 50 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
17 49 (3.07%) Agile Developer
18 48 (3.01%) Support Engineer
19 46 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (18.79%) HTML
2 291 (18.22%) Web Services
3 268 (16.78%) Spring
4 249 (15.59%) CSS
5 247 (15.47%) LAMP
6 231 (14.46%) XML
7 187 (11.71%) J2EE
8 160 (10.02%) REST
9 157 (9.83%) HTML5
10 143 (8.95%) Hibernate
11 136 (8.52%) jQuery
12 127 (7.95%) JSON
12 127 (7.95%) Middleware
13 124 (7.76%) SOAP
14 112 (7.01%) .NET
15 104 (6.51%) AngularJS
16 102 (6.39%) CSS3
17 100 (6.26%) RESTful
18 87 (5.45%) Apache Camel
19 70 (4.38%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 72 (4.51%) Data Centre
2 52 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 46 (2.88%) Clustering
5 42 (2.63%) User Experience
6 39 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (2.13%) Wiki
9 30 (1.88%) DataPower
10 27 (1.69%) PKI
11 19 (1.19%) Blog
12 18 (1.13%) Cryptography
13 15 (0.94%) Mainframe
13 15 (0.94%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.88%) iPad
15 13 (0.81%) e-Learning
16 12 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.75%) N-Tier
16 12 (0.75%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 960 (60.11%) Linux
2 409 (25.61%) Unix
3 309 (19.35%) Windows
4 221 (13.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 138 (8.64%) CentOS
6 99 (6.20%) Windows Server
7 75 (4.70%) Ubuntu
8 73 (4.57%) Solaris
9 70 (4.38%) AIX
10 37 (2.32%) Debian
11 34 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (1.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 27 (1.69%) Mac OS X
15 23 (1.44%) zOS
16 15 (0.94%) SUSE
16 15 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (0.75%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.56%) Android
19 8 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (39.89%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (24.05%) DevOps
3 263 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
4 237 (14.84%) Configuration Management
5 227 (14.21%) Scrum
6 204 (12.77%) TDD
7 176 (11.02%) ITIL
8 174 (10.90%) Open Source
9 167 (10.46%) OO
10 157 (9.83%) Unit Testing
11 121 (7.58%) Web Development
12 120 (7.51%) E-Commerce
13 111 (6.95%) BDD
14 104 (6.51%) High Availability
14 104 (6.51%) Software Engineering
15 90 (5.64%) SDLC
16 84 (5.26%) Multithreading
16 84 (5.26%) MVC
17 82 (5.13%) SOA
18 75 (4.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 782 (48.97%) Java
2 355 (22.23%) SQL
3 346 (21.67%) Python
4 322 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 315 (19.72%) Perl
6 297 (18.60%) PHP
7 230 (14.40%) Bash Shell
8 177 (11.08%) Ruby
9 141 (8.83%) Shell Script
10 80 (5.01%) C++
11 71 (4.45%) C
12 68 (4.26%) Scala
13 61 (3.82%) PowerShell
14 59 (3.69%) C#
15 57 (3.57%) Korn
16 50 (3.13%) Groovy
17 47 (2.94%) PL/SQL
18 32 (2.00%) Jython
19 26 (1.63%) PHP 5
20 25 (1.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 144 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 84 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 68 (4.26%) Degree
4 25 (1.57%) RHCE
5 21 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 20 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (1.06%) CCNP
7 17 (1.06%) RHCSA
8 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (0.81%) CCNA
10 7 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.38%) BC Cleared
11 6 (0.38%) CISSP
11 6 (0.38%) RHCA
12 5 (0.31%) GCIH
12 5 (0.31%) GIAC
12 5 (0.31%) MCSE
13 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.76%) QA
2 28 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.69%) SLA
5 5 (0.31%) COBIT
5 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) WAI
6 2 (0.13%) WCAG
7 1 (0.063%) SEPA
System Software
1 188 (11.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (7.26%) Docker
3 111 (6.95%) Active Directory
4 55 (3.44%) VMware ESX
5 51 (3.19%) vSphere
6 48 (3.01%) Xen
7 39 (2.44%) Samba
8 28 (1.75%) Squid
9 27 (1.69%) NFS
10 26 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
11 24 (1.50%) KVM
12 18 (1.13%) Hyper-V
13 17 (1.06%) vCloud
14 16 (1.00%) iptables
15 14 (0.88%) qmail
16 13 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.75%) Varnish
18 9 (0.56%) Apache Flume
18 9 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 9 (0.56%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 360 (22.54%) Puppet
2 143 (8.95%) Opscode Chef
3 132 (8.27%) Nagios
4 125 (7.83%) Ansible
5 49 (3.07%) HAProxy
5 49 (3.07%) ZABBIX
6 47 (2.94%) Graphite
7 36 (2.25%) Cacti
7 36 (2.25%) Icinga
8 30 (1.88%) logstash
9 28 (1.75%) FreeIPA
10 25 (1.57%) Capistrano
10 25 (1.57%) Salt
11 23 (1.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 23 (1.44%) SELinux
12 16 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
13 15 (0.94%) CA Wily
13 15 (0.94%) Ganglia
13 15 (0.94%) Kibana
13 15 (0.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 331 (20.73%) Oracle
2 292 (18.28%) Red Hat
3 272 (17.03%) VMware
4 144 (9.02%) IBM
5 114 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 63 (3.94%) Splunk
7 60 (3.76%) Cisco
8 39 (2.44%) Google
9 37 (2.32%) ATG
10 36 (2.25%) HP
11 35 (2.19%) webMethods
12 29 (1.82%) EMC
12 29 (1.82%) SAP
13 27 (1.69%) Adobe
13 27 (1.69%) Atlassian
14 26 (1.63%) CA
15 25 (1.57%) NetApp
16 24 (1.50%) Zend
17 23 (1.44%) AppDynamics
17 23 (1.44%) SOASTA, Inc
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