The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 103 108 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing Apache 30 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 0.66% 1.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.83% 4.56% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 19
Median daily rate £415 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 £31.15
% change year-on-year
- +39.64%
Apache
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
439 373 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.05% 14.55% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 211 271
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 40
Median hourly rate £15.43 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.25% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.47 £33.55 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apache as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -3 10 £489 +39.71% 2
Warwickshire - 7 £350 -
Worcestershire - 4 £413 -
Shropshire -7 3 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 3 £450 - 1
Solihull +2 2 - - 2
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache.

1 43 (76.79%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) Unix
4 19 (33.93%) HTML
5 18 (32.14%) Oracle
5 18 (32.14%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) JBoss
6 16 (28.57%) CSS
6 16 (28.57%) MySQL
6 16 (28.57%) Open Source
6 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 16 (28.57%) DevOps
7 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
7 15 (26.79%) Web Services
8 14 (25.00%) Windows
8 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
9 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
9 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
9 13 (23.21%) Puppet
10 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (21.43%) IIS
11 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
11 11 (19.64%) JSON
11 11 (19.64%) Docker
12 10 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (17.86%) Spring
12 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
12 10 (17.86%) SSL

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) JBoss
2 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
4 12 (21.43%) IIS
5 9 (16.07%) Confluence
6 5 (8.93%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (8.93%) Mule
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
8 3 (5.36%) MindAlign
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.57%) Drupal
9 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
9 2 (3.57%) nginx
10 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.79%) Liferay
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) GitHub
3 2 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) SSL
2 6 (10.71%) HTTP
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.93%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (5.36%) IMAP
4 3 (5.36%) S/MIME
4 3 (5.36%) SMTP
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (1.79%) Internet
6 1 (1.79%) Network Security
6 1 (1.79%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.79%) SAN
6 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MySQL
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.07%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (5.36%) Big Data
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) CouchDB
8 2 (3.57%) InfluxDB
8 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
4 9 (16.07%) JIRA
4 9 (16.07%) JUnit
4 9 (16.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 8 (14.29%) FishEye
5 8 (14.29%) GoCD
6 6 (10.71%) IntelliJ
6 6 (10.71%) Selenium
7 4 (7.14%) Maven
8 3 (5.36%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (3.57%) DbUnit
9 2 (3.57%) jMock
9 2 (3.57%) Mockito
9 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (1.79%) JMeter
General
1 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Scala Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Hadoop Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) HTML
2 16 (28.57%) CSS
3 15 (26.79%) Web Services
4 11 (19.64%) JSON
5 10 (17.86%) Spring
6 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.07%) J2EE
6 9 (16.07%) XML
7 8 (14.29%) REST
7 8 (14.29%) SOAP
8 7 (12.50%) EJB
8 7 (12.50%) HTML5
8 7 (12.50%) Java EE
8 7 (12.50%) Play Framework
9 6 (10.71%) J2SE
9 6 (10.71%) RESTful
10 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (7.14%) jQuery
11 4 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) DataPower
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 27 (48.21%) Unix
3 14 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (8.93%) CentOS
4 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.36%) Debian
6 3 (5.36%) Solaris
6 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.57%) Android
7 2 (3.57%) SUSE
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.79%) AIX
8 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) DevOps
2 16 (28.57%) Open Source
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
6 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
6 9 (16.07%) OO
6 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Microservices
8 7 (12.50%) Release Management
8 7 (12.50%) Web Development
9 6 (10.71%) MVC
10 5 (8.93%) API Development
10 5 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
12 3 (5.36%) Service Management
12 3 (5.36%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) PHP
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) Perl
6 7 (12.50%) Scala
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) C
8 2 (3.57%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) Go
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.79%) Postfix
3 1 (1.79%) Squid
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.79%) vCloud
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Puppet
2 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.93%) Ansible
4 4 (7.14%) Nagios
5 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Terraform
6 2 (3.57%) Graphite
6 2 (3.57%) Marathon
6 2 (3.57%) Mesos
7 1 (1.79%) Consul
7 1 (1.79%) Kibana
7 1 (1.79%) logstash
7 1 (1.79%) Packer
7 1 (1.79%) Rancher
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) webMethods
4 6 (10.71%) MuleSoft
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.36%) Informatica
6 3 (5.36%) OpenText
6 3 (5.36%) Proofpoint
6 3 (5.36%) Talend
7 2 (3.57%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.57%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) Zend
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) Pega
8 1 (1.79%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.79%) Splunk