Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 78 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 10 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.71% 1.54% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.38% 10.42% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 9
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £500 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.25% +44.89%
10th Percentile £345 £332 £325
90th Percentile £520 £648 £581
West Midlands median daily rate £443 £510 £443
% change year-on-year -13.24% +15.25% +26.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £13.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £13.95 -
% change year-on-year +111.43% - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 186 240 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.22% 14.77% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 174 160
Birmingham median daily rate £409 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -5.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £181 £202 £250
90th Percentile £500 £550 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +9.35% -21.21%
10th Percentile £10.95 £13.06 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.00 £29.30 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -8.57%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Birmingham

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Birmingham

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Birmingham

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Apache.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (30.00%) hybris
4 3 (30.00%) Docker
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) XHTML
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Hybris Architect
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (30.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (10.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) B2B
2 3 (30.00%) B2C
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) COBOL
4 2 (20.00%) Korn
5 1 (10.00%) Java 8
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) hybris
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft