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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 114 99
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15  
Contract jobs citing Apache 20 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.09% 0.46% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.87% 2.78% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 14
Median daily rate £350 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £390 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £28.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year +87.50% -10.45%  

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 254 395 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 13.89% 16.59% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 208 157
Median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -35.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 10 £450 -10.00% 4
Newbury +4 3 £450 +12.50%
Bracknell - 2 £340 -
Slough - 2 £350 - 1
Maidenhead -1 1 £300 -
Ascot - 1 £310 -
Apache
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
4 15 (36.59%) Unix
4 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
5 13 (31.71%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
6 11 (26.83%) MySQL
7 10 (24.39%) PHP
7 10 (24.39%) CSS
7 10 (24.39%) Spring
8 9 (21.95%) LAMP
8 9 (21.95%) Finance
8 9 (21.95%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) REST
9 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
9 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
9 8 (19.51%) Middleware
9 8 (19.51%) J2EE
9 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
9 8 (19.51%) Maven
10 7 (17.07%) Web Development
10 7 (17.07%) JIRA
10 7 (17.07%) Scrum
10 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Puppet

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 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) JBoss
3 4 (9.76%) Confluence
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.88%) Jetty
5 2 (4.88%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
6 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) 3GPP
1 4 (9.76%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (9.76%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (7.32%) LDAP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.44%) Mahout
7 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.44%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Maven
3 7 (17.07%) JIRA
4 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
5 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) Bower
6 2 (4.88%) Grunt
6 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.88%) Yeoman
7 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.44%) FishEye
7 1 (2.44%) GitLab
7 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) Mockito
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Java Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Magento Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Web Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) CSS
1 10 (24.39%) Spring
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) LAMP
2 9 (21.95%) REST
3 8 (19.51%) J2EE
3 8 (19.51%) Middleware
4 7 (17.07%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (12.20%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.20%) Java EE
5 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 5 (12.20%) Sass
6 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 4 (9.76%) SOAP
7 3 (7.32%) Drools
7 3 (7.32%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.32%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Debian
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Open Source
2 7 (17.07%) Scrum
2 7 (17.07%) Web Development
3 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Post-Production
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.76%) Product Management
5 4 (9.76%) Requirements Management
5 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) SOA
5 4 (9.76%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) PHP
4 9 (21.95%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
6 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.76%) Scala
8 3 (7.32%) Perl
9 2 (4.88%) C#
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) C
10 1 (2.44%) C++
10 1 (2.44%) Groovy
10 1 (2.44%) Java 9
10 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) CISA
3 2 (4.88%) RHCE
3 2 (4.88%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Corosync
2 2 (4.88%) KVM
2 2 (4.88%) Xen
2 2 (4.88%) XenServer
3 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Ansible
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.88%) Nagios
5 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Pacemaker
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.44%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) NetApp
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
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