Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 86 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing Apache 16 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.22% 1.14% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.64% 8.33% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 8
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £475 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +31.94% +63.64%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £320
90th Percentile £550 £575 £528
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% -4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £15.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +200.00% - -

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 166 204 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.65% 13.74% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 129 115
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £212 £306 £259
90th Percentile £550 £600 £536
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £425 £390
% change year-on-year -1.18% +8.97% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +5.52% +13.72%
10th Percentile £10.25 £14.08 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.20 £23.00 £19.16
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -13.89% +44.00%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) Open Source
3 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) Google
4 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
4 10 (62.50%) Xen
4 10 (62.50%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) FTP
4 10 (62.50%) HTTP
4 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 10 (62.50%) IPsec
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 10 (62.50%) IIS
4 10 (62.50%) Servlets
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (62.50%) Jetty
4 10 (62.50%) nginx
4 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (62.50%) Google App Engine
4 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (62.50%) Puppet
4 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 10 (62.50%) DevOps

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 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (62.50%) IIS
2 10 (62.50%) Jetty
2 10 (62.50%) Mongrel
2 10 (62.50%) nginx
2 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Mailman
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (62.50%) Google App Engine
1 10 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) DHCP
2 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) FTP
2 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 10 (62.50%) IPsec
2 10 (62.50%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) DKIM
4 2 (12.50%) IMAP
4 2 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (12.50%) SMTP
5 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) S/MIME
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 10 (62.50%) Travis CI
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) SOA Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.25%) SAN Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior WebOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) Servlets
2 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
5 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Xen
3 3 (18.75%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Google
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam