Period
to 15 May 2021

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 15 May 2021 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
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 97 111 160
Rank change year-on-year +14 +49 -26
Contract jobs citing Apache 8 14 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.51% 4.95% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
10th Percentile £346 £378 £188
25th Percentile £414 £441 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £460 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year -3.16% -5.00% +14.29%
75th Percentile £507 £509 £588
90th Percentile £531 £575 £690
South East median daily rate £490 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +5.26%

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 228 283 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.95% 12.53% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 183 249
10th Percentile £324 £302 £263
25th Percentile £381 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £471 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year +1.89% +2.78% +12.50%
75th Percentile £535 £566 £525
90th Percentile £589 £650 £578
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 38
Median hourly rate £25.50 £18.50 £12.00
Median % change year-on-year +37.84% +54.17% -25.83%
South East median hourly rate £56.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +220.00% +16.67% -16.91%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apache as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apache in Berkshire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache in Berkshire.

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 15 May 2021. 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 +17 3 £425 -10.53% 2
Slough - 2 £460 - 2
Newbury +21 1 £528 +37.14% 1
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, 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 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Kafka
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SMS
3 4 (50.00%) SS7
3 4 (50.00%) SMPP
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) Sass
4 3 (37.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) Terraform
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EKS
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) AWS

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 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EKS
1 3 (37.50%) AWS
1 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (50.00%) SMPP
1 4 (50.00%) SMS
1 4 (50.00%) SS7
1 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Postman
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Tester
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (12.50%) React Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Kafka
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) React
3 3 (37.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) GraphQL
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) OWASP
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Mavenir
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk