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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 107 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Apache 37 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.46% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.42% 2.69% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 13
Median daily rate £470 £425 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +51.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £413 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.65% +34.60%
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
576 409 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.29% 16.98% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 220 228
Median daily rate £400 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 39
Median hourly rate £12.75 £17.30 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.30% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.26 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.92 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Shropshire -18 19 £470 +12.57% 1
Birmingham -10 8 £358 - 2
Coventry - 1 £438 -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (70.49%) Unix
2 37 (60.66%) Java
3 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (45.90%) WebLogic
4 28 (45.90%) Linux
5 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
5 26 (42.62%) DevOps
6 24 (39.34%) webMethods
7 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
8 21 (34.43%) XML
8 21 (34.43%) SQL
9 20 (32.79%) JBoss
9 20 (32.79%) Open Source
9 20 (32.79%) JSON
10 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
11 18 (29.51%) Windows
11 18 (29.51%) HTML
11 18 (29.51%) J2EE
11 18 (29.51%) SSL
11 18 (29.51%) Puppet
12 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
12 17 (27.87%) Eclipse
12 17 (27.87%) JUnit
13 16 (26.23%) CSS
13 16 (26.23%) SOAP
13 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
13 16 (26.23%) Spring
13 16 (26.23%) REST
14 15 (24.59%) Docker
14 15 (24.59%) Play Framework

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 28 (45.90%) WebLogic
2 20 (32.79%) JBoss
3 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (16.39%) Confluence
5 8 (13.11%) IIS
6 5 (8.20%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (8.20%) Mule
7 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.28%) Documentum
9 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.64%) nginx
9 1 (1.64%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) SSL
2 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) BIG-IP
3 4 (6.56%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) SSH
4 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.75%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (27.87%) Eclipse
3 17 (27.87%) JUnit
4 15 (24.59%) IntelliJ
4 15 (24.59%) Selenium
5 11 (18.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (16.39%) FishEye
6 10 (16.39%) JIRA
6 10 (16.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (14.75%) GoCD
8 8 (13.11%) Bitbucket
9 5 (8.20%) Subversion
10 3 (4.92%) Ant
10 3 (4.92%) ClearCase
10 3 (4.92%) PVCS
11 2 (3.28%) ClearQuest
11 2 (3.28%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (3.28%) Maven
11 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Law
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Architect
6 9 (14.75%) Java Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Digital Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Scala Software Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (8.20%) MongoDB Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Scala Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
9 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) XML
2 20 (32.79%) JSON
3 18 (29.51%) HTML
3 18 (29.51%) J2EE
4 16 (26.23%) CSS
4 16 (26.23%) Hibernate
4 16 (26.23%) REST
4 16 (26.23%) SOAP
4 16 (26.23%) Spring
5 15 (24.59%) EJB
5 15 (24.59%) HTML5
5 15 (24.59%) J2SE
5 15 (24.59%) Play Framework
6 11 (18.03%) Web Services
7 6 (9.84%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) jQuery
8 4 (6.56%) SAML
9 2 (3.28%) JSP
9 2 (3.28%) JSTL
9 2 (3.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.64%) PKI
2 1 (1.64%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Unix
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 18 (29.51%) Windows
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.92%) CentOS
7 2 (3.28%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) DevOps
3 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
4 20 (32.79%) Open Source
5 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.59%) Microservices
6 13 (21.31%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
8 7 (11.48%) OO
9 5 (8.20%) API Development
9 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.20%) ITIL
9 5 (8.20%) Release Management
9 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) Trend Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.92%) Web Development
12 2 (3.28%) E-business
12 2 (3.28%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) Scala
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) Haskell
6 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) Korn
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) Python
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Docker
2 4 (6.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) NFS
4 2 (3.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.28%) Simpana
3 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.64%) Grafana
3 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.64%) Kibana
3 1 (1.64%) logstash
3 1 (1.64%) OPNET
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) webMethods
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Pega
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 5 (8.20%) MuleSoft
5 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.56%) F5
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) BMC
6 3 (4.92%) IBM
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco
7 2 (3.28%) CommVault
7 2 (3.28%) NetApp
7 2 (3.28%) Netezza
7 2 (3.28%) New Relic
7 2 (3.28%) Sun
7 2 (3.28%) Veritas
8 1 (1.64%) Rackspace