Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Apache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 122 145
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23 -10
Contract jobs citing Apache 32 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.89% 5.98% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 43
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% -15.66%
10th Percentile £156 £308 £280
90th Percentile £507 £541 £470
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £80.73 - £11.00

Apache is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 543 585 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.81% 15.26% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 266 515
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £256 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -5.14% -43.15%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £46.03 £55.65 £47.13
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -7.89%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 14 £406 -5.80% 7
Newbury - 3 £493 - 5
Bracknell -3 2 - - 1
Maidenhead -6 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Slough -8 1 £438 - 1
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Unix
2 14 (43.75%) Python
3 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
4 11 (34.38%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) SOAP
5 10 (31.25%) ITIL
6 9 (28.13%) Web Services
6 9 (28.13%) Puppet
7 8 (25.00%) REST
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle
7 8 (25.00%) Perl
7 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (21.88%) Middleware
8 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) Service Management
9 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 6 (18.75%) Ansible
9 6 (18.75%) API Integration
10 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
10 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
10 5 (15.63%) IIS

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) JBoss
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.25%) SAS
4 2 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.13%) iPlanet
5 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (6.25%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Route 53
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DOCSIS
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) SNMP
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) SSH
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) FCoE
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) KNIME
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (3.13%) DTS
4 1 (3.13%) Impala
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) git-flow
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Software Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Web Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Spotfire Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Spotfire Developer
6 1 (3.13%) UI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) SOAP
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 8 (25.00%) REST
4 7 (21.88%) Middleware
5 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.50%) CSS
6 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 3 (9.38%) jQuery
7 3 (9.38%) LAMP
7 3 (9.38%) Laravel
7 3 (9.38%) Rendezvous
7 3 (9.38%) RESTful
7 3 (9.38%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (6.25%) D3.js
8 2 (6.25%) Google Maps API
8 2 (6.25%) Memcached
8 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) SUSE
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) HPUX
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (18.75%) API Integration
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Task Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Runbook
6 3 (9.38%) Service Design
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) R
7 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.25%) PHP 7
9 1 (3.13%) C-shell
9 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.13%) LPIC
4 1 (3.13%) OCA
4 1 (3.13%) OCP
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.13%) RHCA
4 1 (3.13%) RHCE
4 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Corosync
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.13%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Samba
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Ansible
3 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.38%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Pacemaker
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.13%) SCOM
6 1 (3.13%) Terraform
6 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) Twitter
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.13%) MapR
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) VMware