Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 148 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 -32 +17
Contract jobs citing Apache 34 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.84% 0.57% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.63% 4.08% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 34
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £206 £225 £300
90th Percentile £570 £525 £489
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £72.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +107.14% -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year +16.67% +65.62% +72.51%

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 513 539 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.61% 14.04% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 306 315
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £267
90th Percentile £584 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 38
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +140.00% -
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £17.49
% change year-on-year -19.15% +34.36% -16.02%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -2 13 £425 -3.41% 5
Bracknell +8 5 - - 1
Wokingham +5 3 - -
Newbury -6 2 £210 -57.36%
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 (67.65%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) PL/SQL
6 14 (41.18%) Unix
7 13 (38.24%) JDBC
8 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
8 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
8 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
9 10 (29.41%) CSG Singleview
9 10 (29.41%) Sun
9 10 (29.41%) iPlanet
9 10 (29.41%) JSP
9 10 (29.41%) Servlets
9 10 (29.41%) Apache Commons
10 9 (26.47%) Ant
10 9 (26.47%) Migration
10 9 (26.47%) Maven
11 8 (23.53%) Billing
11 8 (23.53%) HTML
12 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
12 7 (20.59%) IBM
12 7 (20.59%) QA
12 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
12 7 (20.59%) BDD
13 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 6 (17.65%) CSS

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 10 (29.41%) iPlanet
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
4 4 (11.76%) Commerce Server
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) Jupyter
5 1 (2.94%) nginx
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Azure
1 5 (14.71%) Power Platform
2 4 (11.76%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (2.94%) AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.94%) Google Drive
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
1 5 (14.71%) Power BI
2 4 (11.76%) Data Lake
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Ant
1 9 (26.47%) Maven
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) JBehave
5 4 (11.76%) Subversion
5 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (8.82%) JUnit
6 3 (8.82%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) Billing
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Migration Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Developer in Test
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer in Test
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) JDBC
2 10 (29.41%) Apache Commons
2 10 (29.41%) JSP
2 10 (29.41%) Servlets
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.76%) Spring
5 4 (11.76%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Axis
6 3 (8.82%) JAXB
6 3 (8.82%) LAMP
6 3 (8.82%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) CakePHP
7 1 (2.94%) Laravel
7 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.94%) NumPy
7 1 (2.94%) Pandas
7 1 (2.94%) RESTful
7 1 (2.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) AIX
3 4 (11.76%) SUSE
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
3 9 (26.47%) Migration
4 7 (20.59%) BDD
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
6 4 (11.76%) Data-Driven Testing
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) DNA
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (8.82%) Strategic Roadmap
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 14 (41.18%) PL/SQL
5 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 5 (14.71%) Python
7 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.76%) Korn
7 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.82%) Groovy
9 2 (5.88%) Java 8
10 1 (2.94%) Perl
10 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) iptables
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Avamar
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.76%) vCenter Server
1 4 (11.76%) vRealize
1 4 (11.76%) yum
2 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Sun
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Tableau