Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 114 154
Rank change year-on-year -21 +40 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache 26 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 1.13% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.77% 8.29% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 18
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -0.90%
10th Percentile £156 £300 £268
90th Percentile £512 £538 £500
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 £72.50 - £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 545 519 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.65% 13.64% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 269 473
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.05% +0.19% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -4.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.15 £11.29
90th Percentile £52.25 £54.13 £17.95
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £19.44
% change year-on-year +27.85% -10.06% +5.05%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -18 13 £438 +2.94% 6
Newbury -12 4 £493 +9.44% 3
Slough -9 2 £250 -28.57% 3
Maidenhead -13 1 £400 +33.33% 2
Wokingham - 1 £575 - 1
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
5 10 (38.46%) Unix
5 10 (38.46%) Puppet
6 9 (34.62%) Perl
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 8 (30.77%) Ansible
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) Middleware
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (19.23%) API Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (19.23%) DOCSIS
10 5 (19.23%) IIS
10 5 (19.23%) HTTP
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) Solaris

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 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) JBoss
3 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (7.69%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DOCSIS
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) SNMP
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DVB
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Redis
4 2 (7.69%) BigQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Bigtable
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (3.85%) DTS
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) Impala
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) Power BI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Software Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Web Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (3.85%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) SOAP
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 7 (26.92%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) Kafka
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP
5 3 (11.54%) Rendezvous
5 3 (11.54%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Laravel
6 2 (7.69%) Memcached
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 2 (7.69%) Sensu
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Solaris
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (19.23%) API Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Design
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) AWK
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
6 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) LPIC
4 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.85%) OCA
4 1 (3.85%) OCP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.85%) RHCA
4 1 (3.85%) RHCE
4 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) GCP
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Flume
2 2 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.69%) Corosync
2 2 (7.69%) NFS
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 8 (30.77%) Ansible
3 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.54%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (7.69%) Grafana
5 2 (7.69%) Graphite
5 2 (7.69%) Kibana
5 2 (7.69%) Mesos
5 2 (7.69%) Nagios
5 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Pacemaker
5 2 (7.69%) Salt
5 2 (7.69%) StatsD
5 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.85%) SCOM
6 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
3 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 3 (11.54%) Google
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Splunk
4 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) New Relic
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Tekelec
6 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.85%) MapR
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Sandvine
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter