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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 80 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6  
Contract jobs citing Apache 21 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 0.85% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.66% 4.91% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 16
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +12.41%  

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 274 428 466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.80% 17.39% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 257 258
Median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -34.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +12 11 £425 +21.42% 3
Maidenhead -4 3 - - 1
Slough - 2 - - 1
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 27 (58.70%) Linux
2 24 (52.17%) Java
3 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
5 16 (34.78%) HTML
6 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 13 (28.26%) Unix
7 13 (28.26%) Tomcat
7 13 (28.26%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) Red Hat
8 12 (26.09%) JIRA
9 11 (23.91%) CSS
9 11 (23.91%) Finance
9 11 (23.91%) DevOps
10 10 (21.74%) Spring
10 10 (21.74%) SQL
10 10 (21.74%) IIS
10 10 (21.74%) Scala
10 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
10 10 (21.74%) REST
11 9 (19.57%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
11 9 (19.57%) Windows
11 9 (19.57%) ITIL
11 9 (19.57%) JBoss
11 9 (19.57%) TDD
12 8 (17.39%) Middleware
12 8 (17.39%) Puppet
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

Apache
Top Related 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 (28.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (21.74%) IIS
3 9 (19.57%) JBoss
4 6 (13.04%) Confluence
4 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
5 5 (10.87%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (8.70%) Alfresco
6 4 (8.70%) Liferay
6 4 (8.70%) nginx
6 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
6 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
7 3 (6.52%) Commerce Server
7 3 (6.52%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
7 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (4.35%) Jetty
9 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Fredhopper
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
1 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) FTP
3 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) LDAP
4 2 (4.35%) SSH
4 2 (4.35%) SSL
4 2 (4.35%) Telnet
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) IMAP
5 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.17%) LTE
5 1 (2.17%) MRTG
5 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.22%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.52%) DB2
4 3 (6.52%) Neo4j
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) OrientDB
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.09%) JIRA
3 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) Gradle
4 4 (8.70%) IntelliJ
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.17%) FishEye
6 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.17%) Mockito
6 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Web Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.52%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Web Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 11 (23.91%) CSS
3 10 (21.74%) REST
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
4 9 (19.57%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (17.39%) Middleware
6 7 (15.22%) XML
7 6 (13.04%) J2EE
7 6 (13.04%) SOAP
8 5 (10.87%) JSON
8 5 (10.87%) XHTML
9 4 (8.70%) Java EE
9 4 (8.70%) JSR 168
9 4 (8.70%) Kafka
9 4 (8.70%) LAMP
9 4 (8.70%) Servlets
9 4 (8.70%) Struts
9 4 (8.70%) Velocity
9 4 (8.70%) Web Services
9 4 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (6.52%) Wiki
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Unix
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.04%) CentOS
6 5 (10.87%) Solaris
7 3 (6.52%) AIX
7 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
8 4 (8.70%) IT Strategy
8 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
8 4 (8.70%) SOA
8 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) Python
4 10 (21.74%) Scala
4 10 (21.74%) SQL
5 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.04%) PHP
6 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.87%) Groovy
8 4 (8.70%) Perl
9 2 (4.35%) C
9 2 (4.35%) C#
10 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) CISA
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) RHCE
2 2 (4.35%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) HNC
3 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Corosync
4 1 (2.17%) Ceph
4 1 (2.17%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.17%) Squid
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
4 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Pacemaker
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.17%) Cacti
5 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
5 1 (2.17%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (2.17%) OpenView
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.17%) Pingdom
5 1 (2.17%) RANCID
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) AppDynamics
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) GigaSpaces
5 3 (6.52%) Hortonworks
5 3 (6.52%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 3 (6.52%) SAP
5 3 (6.52%) Splunk
6 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) New Relic
7 1 (2.17%) PagerDuty
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.17%) SevOne