The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 16 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 for the Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 60 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Apache 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.69% 4.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate £400 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
128 75 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.32% 17.69% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 40 46
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Apache
UK

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 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
South Wales -10 6 £400 +100.00% 1
West Wales - - - -
Apache
UK

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 8 (72.73%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) NFS
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
5 4 (36.36%) 4G
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (36.36%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (36.36%) eggPlant
5 4 (36.36%) Apple
5 4 (36.36%) RHCE
5 4 (36.36%) Sun
5 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
5 4 (36.36%) 3G
5 4 (36.36%) 2G

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) 4G
3 4 (36.36%) 3G
3 4 (36.36%) 2G
3 4 (36.36%) SSL
3 4 (36.36%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (36.36%) eggPlant
2 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Toad
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) RubyMine
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) FishEye
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) QA Leader
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Support
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) J2ME
1 4 (36.36%) WAP
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
1 4 (36.36%) Handset
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) Clojure
6 1 (9.09%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) CFEngine
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 4 (36.36%) Sun
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Zend
4 1 (9.09%) Rackspace