The first table below looks at the demand for IBM HTTP Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM HTTP Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM HTTP Server (IHS)
Rank 567 521 499
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -22
Contract jobs citing IBM HTTP Server 20 23 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.048% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.28% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 36
Average daily rate £450 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £290 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

IBM HTTP Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IBM HTTP Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM HTTP Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

IBM HTTP Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IBM HTTP Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM HTTP Server within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM HTTP Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM HTTP Server
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IBM HTTP Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IBM HTTP Server
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM HTTP Server within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -92 17 £310 -22.50% 1
East of England - 7 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £525 - 1
Watford - 6 - - 1
London -27 4 £275 -45.00%
Scotland - 3 £450 -
Manchester - 2 £310 -
North West - 2 £310 -
City of London - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Coulsdon - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

IBM HTTP Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IBM HTTP Server 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 IBM HTTP Server.

1 43 (82.69%) WebSphere
2 41 (78.85%) IBM
3 36 (69.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 29 (55.77%) Linux
4 29 (55.77%) HTTP
5 27 (51.92%) UNIX
6 23 (44.23%) AIX
7 22 (42.31%) Windows
8 20 (38.46%) Oracle
9 19 (36.54%) Middleware
9 19 (36.54%) Finance
10 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
11 15 (28.85%) Apache
11 15 (28.85%) ITIL
12 14 (26.92%) IIS
12 14 (26.92%) SSL
13 13 (25.00%) Sun
13 13 (25.00%) DB2
13 13 (25.00%) Java
13 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
14 12 (23.08%) Retail
14 12 (23.08%) SQL
14 12 (23.08%) SUSE
15 11 (21.15%) Firewall
15 11 (21.15%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
16 10 (19.23%) Jython
16 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (17.31%) HP
17 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP

IBM HTTP Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IBM HTTP Server 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 IBM HTTP Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (82.69%) WebSphere
2 36 (69.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
4 15 (28.85%) Apache
5 14 (26.92%) IIS
6 8 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (11.54%) MQSeries
8 3 (5.77%) Liferay
9 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
9 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (3.85%) Tuxedo
10 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) HTTP
2 14 (26.92%) SSL
3 11 (21.15%) Firewall
4 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.46%) LAN
6 6 (11.54%) LDAP
7 5 (9.62%) Intranet
7 5 (9.62%) Internet
7 5 (9.62%) SAN
8 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
8 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.85%) BIG-IP
9 2 (3.85%) FTP
10 1 (1.92%) DNS
10 1 (1.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) DB2
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.77%) DataStage
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) MSDE
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Introscope
2 1 (1.92%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Jtest
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Retail
3 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Administrator
2 7 (13.46%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Service Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Services Manager
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Delivery Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (15.38%) Web Services
4 7 (13.46%) J2EE
5 6 (11.54%) .NET
6 4 (7.69%) Worklight
7 3 (5.77%) CSS
8 2 (3.85%) WCF
8 2 (3.85%) Java EE
8 2 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) XML
8 2 (3.85%) XSD
8 2 (3.85%) XSLT
8 2 (3.85%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.92%) JMS
9 1 (1.92%) JDBC
9 1 (1.92%) WebCenter
9 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) DataPower
3 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) HACMP
3 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Linux
2 27 (51.92%) UNIX
3 23 (44.23%) AIX
4 22 (42.31%) Windows
5 12 (23.08%) SUSE
6 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (15.38%) Solaris
8 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 6 (11.54%) Web Development
3 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) Content Management
5 3 (5.77%) Identity Management
5 3 (5.77%) SOA
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.85%) Change Control
6 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) E-business
7 1 (1.92%) Security Management
7 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) Jython
4 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) MCSE
1 2 (3.85%) MCDBA
1 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) OCP
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.85%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.69%) CA Wily
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (5.77%) HP SIM
3 3 (5.77%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (3.85%) Foglight
5 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.92%) MOM
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.92%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) IBM
2 20 (38.46%) Oracle
3 13 (25.00%) Sun
4 9 (17.31%) HP
4 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) Cisco
5 6 (11.54%) Dell
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.62%) F5
7 3 (5.77%) FatWire
7 3 (5.77%) Remedy
7 3 (5.77%) JBoss
8 2 (3.85%) Intel
9 1 (1.92%) ATG
9 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) BMC
9 1 (1.92%) CA
9 1 (1.92%) EMC