Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 107 132
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 -10
Contract jobs citing Apache 51 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.24% 1.39% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.37% 8.60% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 38
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +26.87%
10th Percentile £304 £307 £325
90th Percentile £487 £500 £579
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £365
% change year-on-year +9.09% +13.01% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £20.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.66% -54.44% +12.50%

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 609 698 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.82% 16.22% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 358 429
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £225
90th Percentile £575 £579 £538
South East median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 19
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.21% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £11.20 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £38.00 £55.65 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +21.62% +12.91%

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 23 November 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 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 23 November 2017. 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 +14 19 £335 +7.20% 4
Newbury -1 6 £465 +16.25% 3
Slough -6 6 £425 +17.24% 1
Bracknell -5 4 £350 -30.00% 1
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 37 (72.55%) Linux
2 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
3 31 (60.78%) HTML
3 31 (60.78%) CSS
4 27 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 26 (50.98%) Java
6 24 (47.06%) Tomcat
7 22 (43.14%) MySQL
7 22 (43.14%) XML
7 22 (43.14%) Jenkins
8 21 (41.18%) Unix
8 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (39.22%) SQL
10 19 (37.25%) Docker
11 17 (33.33%) DevOps
11 17 (33.33%) React
11 17 (33.33%) Web Services
11 17 (33.33%) Scrum
12 15 (29.41%) Maven
12 15 (29.41%) Shell Script
12 15 (29.41%) Web Development
13 14 (27.45%) Java EE
13 14 (27.45%) Drools
13 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
13 14 (27.45%) RESTful
13 14 (27.45%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (27.45%) Perl
13 14 (27.45%) PHP
14 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (25.49%) Polymer

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 24 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 12 (23.53%) nginx
3 4 (7.84%) WordPress
4 3 (5.88%) CMS
4 3 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (3.92%) Confluence
5 2 (3.92%) Drupal
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.96%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.96%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.96%) Datadog
3 1 (1.96%) npm
3 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) 3GPP
3 2 (3.92%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (1.96%) FCoE
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) MariaDB
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) HBase
6 1 (1.96%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Jenkins
2 15 (29.41%) Maven
3 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
4 9 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 9 (17.65%) Subversion
5 8 (15.69%) JIRA
6 7 (13.73%) Selenium
7 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
9 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.96%) Grunt
10 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Billing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.69%) DevOps Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Developer
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.84%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.92%) C# WCF Developer
8 2 (3.92%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) CSS
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 27 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 22 (43.14%) XML
4 17 (33.33%) React
4 17 (33.33%) Web Services
5 14 (27.45%) Drools
5 14 (27.45%) Java EE
5 14 (27.45%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (27.45%) RESTful
6 13 (25.49%) Polymer
7 11 (21.57%) Ajax
8 10 (19.61%) LAMP
9 9 (17.65%) jBPM
9 9 (17.65%) jQuery
10 8 (15.69%) Node.js
11 6 (11.76%) J2EE
11 6 (11.76%) JSON
11 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) EMC VNX
2 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Linux
2 21 (41.18%) Unix
3 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
4 8 (15.69%) Debian
5 2 (3.92%) CentOS
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) HPUX
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) DevOps
2 17 (33.33%) Scrum
3 15 (29.41%) Web Development
4 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (19.61%) MVC
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) Stochastic Modelling
7 7 (13.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (13.73%) Workflow
8 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.76%) ITIL
9 5 (9.80%) Kanban
9 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
10 4 (7.84%) BDD
10 4 (7.84%) Open Source
10 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) Java
3 20 (39.22%) SQL
4 15 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 14 (27.45%) Perl
5 14 (27.45%) PHP
6 8 (15.69%) Python
7 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.88%) C#
8 3 (5.88%) PHP 7
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.92%) XPath
10 1 (1.96%) C
10 1 (1.96%) C++
10 1 (1.96%) C-shell
10 1 (1.96%) Korn
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) KVM
3 2 (3.92%) Xen
3 2 (3.92%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) Samba
4 1 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Ansible
2 5 (9.80%) Galera Cluster
2 5 (9.80%) OpenNebula
3 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.88%) Puppet
4 2 (3.92%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.92%) Nagios
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (3.92%) SELinux
4 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Talend