Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 88 81
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Apache 6 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 0.91% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% 7.30% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Birmingham median daily rate £525 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £413 £353 £320
90th Percentile £725 £515 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £13.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £13.95
% change year-on-year +52.54% +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 194 178 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.50% 12.43% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 107 177
Birmingham median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £259 £178 £218
90th Percentile £570 £525 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £11.75 £19.25 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.96% +35.42% +9.35%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.78 £11.93
90th Percentile £18.00 £23.00 £25.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% -10.00% +29.35%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019, 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 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Azure
1 3 (50.00%) AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (50.00%) GCP
1 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (50.00%) PySpark
1 3 (50.00%) Data Science
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source

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 3 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Azure
1 3 (50.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) PySpark
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Twig
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Data Science
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Zend