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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 108 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Apache 20 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.02% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.75% 6.49% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 5
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£375 £280 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -
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
533 370 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.67% 15.65% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 197 140
Average daily rate £375 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.71% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 24
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.97 £21.40 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Shropshire - 10 £400 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 - - 1
Birmingham -14 2 £388 +14.81% 6
Wolverhampton +7 1 £220 -16.98% 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) UNIX
2 24 (53.33%) Open Source
3 23 (51.11%) Red Hat
4 21 (46.67%) Java
4 21 (46.67%) Subversion
4 21 (46.67%) Puppet
4 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
5 20 (44.44%) J2EE
6 19 (42.22%) Hudson
7 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 18 (40.00%) Windows
8 17 (37.78%) JBoss
8 17 (37.78%) Oracle
8 17 (37.78%) CSS
8 17 (37.78%) HTML
8 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
8 17 (37.78%) Maven
9 16 (35.56%) MySQL
9 16 (35.56%) Tomcat
10 15 (33.33%) Perl
10 15 (33.33%) DevOps
11 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 14 (31.11%) BEA
11 14 (31.11%) JIRA
11 14 (31.11%) Confluence
11 14 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (28.89%) AIX
12 13 (28.89%) Solaris
12 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 17 (37.78%) JBoss
3 16 (35.56%) Tomcat
4 14 (31.11%) Confluence
5 3 (6.67%) IIS
5 3 (6.67%) Drupal
6 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.44%) CMS
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) Node.js
7 1 (2.22%) Mule ESB
7 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.22%) Mule
7 1 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) VLAN
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MySQL
2 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Subversion
1 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 19 (42.22%) Hudson
3 17 (37.78%) Maven
4 14 (31.11%) JIRA
5 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (4.44%) Ant
6 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.44%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
1 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Architect
2 17 (37.78%) Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Platform Architect
4 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Website Developer
6 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Talend Developer
8 1 (2.22%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.22%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) J2EE
2 17 (37.78%) CSS
2 17 (37.78%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (17.78%) jQuery
4 8 (17.78%) D3.js
4 8 (17.78%) REST
4 8 (17.78%) Flot
5 5 (11.11%) XML
5 5 (11.11%) LAMP
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 3 (6.67%) .NET
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (4.44%) JSTL
8 2 (4.44%) JSP
8 2 (4.44%) Spring
8 2 (4.44%) XSLT
8 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Open Source
2 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.78%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Taxonomies
4 3 (6.67%) Blog
4 3 (6.67%) Social Media
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) UNIX
3 18 (40.00%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (28.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 13 (28.89%) AIX
5 13 (28.89%) Solaris
6 6 (13.33%) SUSE
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.22%) Debian
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) DevOps
2 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.78%) Web Development
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Web Design
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.33%) Microservices
6 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.89%) MVC
8 3 (6.67%) Workflow
8 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.44%) ETL
10 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) Perl
4 11 (24.44%) PHP
5 5 (11.11%) PHP5
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Squid
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) XenServer
3 1 (2.22%) iptables
3 1 (2.22%) Samba
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) Kibana
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Red Hat
2 17 (37.78%) Oracle
3 14 (31.11%) BEA
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.44%) Alterian
6 2 (4.44%) Zend
6 2 (4.44%) Talend
7 1 (2.22%) SnapLogic
7 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
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