Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 115 130
Rank change year-on-year -33 +15 0
Contract jobs citing Apache 27 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.70% 1.17% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.85% 7.95% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 30
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £142 £300 £306
90th Percentile £514 £504 £500
South East median daily rate £469 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +10.29% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £27.17 £15.75
% change year-on-year +65.62% +72.51% -39.42%

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 557 591 796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.35% 14.70% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 314 433
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% -2.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £272 £269
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +9.24% -2.91% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.05 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.38 £39.60 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% -14.63% +2.50%

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 September 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 September 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 11 £439 +9.69% 7
Newbury -4 4 £493 +5.91%
Slough -4 3 £250 -35.48% 1
Bracknell 0 2 £363 +15.08%
Windsor - 2 - -
Maidenhead +3 1 £400 +33.33% 1
Wokingham - 1 £575 - 1
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Python
3 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (37.04%) Perl
4 10 (37.04%) Puppet
5 9 (33.33%) SOAP
5 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) REST
7 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (25.93%) Ansible
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Middleware
8 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (18.52%) DevOps
9 5 (18.52%) Analytics
9 5 (18.52%) DOCSIS
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
9 5 (18.52%) HTTP

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 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.41%) Route 53
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DOCSIS
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) SNMP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) IPsec
4 2 (7.41%) OpenVPN
4 2 (7.41%) SSH
4 2 (7.41%) SSL
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) DVB
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Redis
4 2 (7.41%) BigQuery
4 2 (7.41%) Bigtable
4 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (3.70%) DTS
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) Impala
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.70%) Power BI
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
5 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Software Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) REST
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) Middleware
4 5 (18.52%) LAMP
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (11.11%) Kafka
6 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (11.11%) Rendezvous
6 3 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) Sensu
7 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) JDBC
8 1 (3.70%) LDAP
8 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) CentOS
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) Fedora
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) API Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Service Design
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) AWK
8 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) LPIC
4 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.70%) OCA
4 1 (3.70%) OCP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) RHCA
4 1 (3.70%) RHCE
4 1 (3.70%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) GCP
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Flume
2 2 (7.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.41%) Btrfs
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) NFS
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) Corosync
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) iptables
3 1 (3.70%) Postfix
3 1 (3.70%) Squid
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (7.41%) Consul
4 2 (7.41%) Grafana
4 2 (7.41%) Graphite
4 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
4 2 (7.41%) Kibana
4 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.41%) Mesos
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (7.41%) Salt
4 2 (7.41%) StatsD
4 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
3 3 (11.11%) Splunk
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) New Relic
4 2 (7.41%) Remedy
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.41%) Tekelec
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.70%) MapR
5 1 (3.70%) Sandvine
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec