Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 120 112
Rank change year-on-year -36 -8 +17
Contract jobs citing Apache 19 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 1.22% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 8.18% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 40
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -
10th Percentile £264 £304 £306
90th Percentile £534 £489 £500
South East median daily rate £428 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14% +19.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £48.50 £19.34 £20.50
% change year-on-year +150.78% -5.66% -54.44%

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 659 611 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.21% 14.86% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 333 354
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £255
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £448 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -44.32% +37.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.10
90th Percentile £39.70 £37.75 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Slough -7 7 £400 -5.88% 2
Newbury -3 3 £513 +10.22% 4
Reading -26 3 £440 +31.34% 2
Bracknell -9 2 £363 +3.57%
Windsor - 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 £575 -
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) Puppet
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 5 (26.32%) Squid
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) DHCP
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
8 4 (21.05%) Unix
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat

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 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (5.26%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
3 2 (10.53%) Route 53
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) BrowserStack
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) OpenVPN
5 2 (10.53%) SSH
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) DVB
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) BigQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Bigtable
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) Parquet
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Gatling
3 1 (5.26%) Gradle
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Kafka
1 3 (15.79%) LAMP
1 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Sensu
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Avro
3 1 (5.26%) Apache POI
3 1 (5.26%) LESS
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) CentOS
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) Fedora
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Debian
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Analytics
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps
1 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) AWK
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (26.32%) Squid
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Flume
5 2 (10.53%) Btrfs
5 2 (10.53%) Docker
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) iptables
5 2 (10.53%) NFS
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.26%) HDFS
6 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Ansible
4 2 (10.53%) Consul
4 2 (10.53%) Grafana
4 2 (10.53%) Graphite
4 2 (10.53%) HAProxy
4 2 (10.53%) Kibana
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 2 (10.53%) Mesos
4 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (10.53%) Salt
4 2 (10.53%) StatsD
4 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Google
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) New Relic
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
4 2 (10.53%) Tekelec
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Sandvine