Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 79 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 13 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 1.07% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.03% 6.32% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -13.24% +41.67%
10th Percentile £413 £320 £210
90th Percentile £508 £475 £581
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £463 £470
% change year-on-year -8.11% -1.60% +34.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.95 -
% change year-on-year +7.51% - -

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 185 253 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.95% 16.92% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 184 212
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £183 £277 £240
90th Percentile £525 £500 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £11.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +20.47% -21.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.00 £23.60 £48.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £17.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.44% +14.68% -14.29%

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 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 17 October 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 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) JBoss
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Java 8
5 4 (30.77%) Samba
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) XHTML
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 3 (23.08%) AIX
6 3 (23.08%) B2B

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 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
4 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Hybris Architect
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Architect
3 2 (15.38%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (23.08%) Apache CXF
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Boot
4 3 (23.08%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) LAMP
5 2 (15.38%) LDAP
5 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) CGI
6 1 (7.69%) JDBC
6 1 (7.69%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) B2B
4 3 (23.08%) B2C
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Java 8
5 2 (15.38%) COBOL
5 2 (15.38%) Korn
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Samba
2 3 (23.08%) Docker
3 2 (15.38%) Squid
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) iptables
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) Postfix
4 1 (7.69%) Varnish
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) hybris
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) NEC
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) WSO2