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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 108 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Apache 17 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.81% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 4.83% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £285 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.96% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.27 £36.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-13.13% +25.21%
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
493 393 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.34% 16.82% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 199 118
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 28
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £12.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £26.15 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 11 £400 -
Staffordshire - 4 - -
Birmingham -16 1 £250 -23.07% 7
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Open Source
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 13 (41.94%) MySQL
4 13 (41.94%) UNIX
4 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
5 12 (38.71%) Java
5 12 (38.71%) Subversion
6 11 (35.48%) J2EE
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
8 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
8 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
8 9 (29.03%) Hudson
8 9 (29.03%) Puppet
8 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
9 8 (25.81%) Flot
9 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (25.81%) Kibana
9 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
9 8 (25.81%) REST
9 8 (25.81%) D3.js
9 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
9 8 (25.81%) Maven
9 8 (25.81%) Web Development
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle
9 8 (25.81%) PHP
10 7 (22.58%) Perl

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 7 (22.58%) Confluence
4 6 (19.35%) JBoss
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.23%) Mule
6 1 (3.23%) Node.js
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Subversion
2 9 (29.03%) Hudson
2 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Maven
4 7 (22.58%) JIRA
5 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.45%) NetBeans
6 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (6.45%) Ant
6 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Platform Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Website Developer
6 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Talend Developer
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.23%) SCCM Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) J2EE
3 8 (25.81%) Flot
3 8 (25.81%) REST
3 8 (25.81%) D3.js
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (9.68%) .NET
6 3 (9.68%) HTML5
7 2 (6.45%) JSTL
7 2 (6.45%) Spring
7 2 (6.45%) CSS3
7 2 (6.45%) JSP
7 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) XSLT
8 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.23%) WebRTC
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Open Source
2 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) UNIX
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (19.35%) SUSE
5 5 (16.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 5 (16.13%) AIX
5 5 (16.13%) Solaris
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
3 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (19.35%) Web Design
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Microservices
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) PHP
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) PHP5
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Squid
2 2 (6.45%) XenServer
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 8 (25.81%) Kibana
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) BEA
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Zend
5 2 (6.45%) Alterian
5 2 (6.45%) Talend
6 1 (3.23%) SnapLogic
6 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) webMethods
West Midlands
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