Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 26 July 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 39 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 17 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.62% 4.86% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.66% 32.32% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 4
Cardiff median daily rate £260 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -27.27% +3.13%
10th Percentile £154 £182 £366
90th Percentile £450 £449 £455
South Wales median daily rate £293 £300 £380
% change year-on-year -2.50% -21.05% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £19.63 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £19.63 -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 116 99 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 17.87% 15.02% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 64 91
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -13.75% +15.94%
10th Percentile £172 £200 £250
90th Percentile £516 £469 £455
South Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.88% +8.70% -22.03%
10th Percentile £14.01 £11.45 £9.85
90th Percentile £16.62 £19.30 £13.15
South Wales median hourly rate £15.86 £21.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year -24.48% +78.72% -53.00%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Cardiff

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Cardiff

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Cardiff over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Apache.

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (47.06%) Puppet
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) HTTP
4 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) LAMP
5 6 (35.29%) Web Design
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Zend
5 6 (35.29%) Zend Framework
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) OOP
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
5 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (35.29%) Sass
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
6 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (29.41%) Splunk

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (17.65%) Apache Solr
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) Jetty
1 3 (17.65%) Mongrel
1 3 (17.65%) nginx
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 3 (17.65%) Google App Engine
1 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.88%) Route 53
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) HTTP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) DSL
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) IPsec
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) HBase
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) Impala
4 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
2 6 (35.29%) PHP Zend Developer
3 5 (29.41%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Junior DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) LAMP
2 6 (35.29%) Ajax
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) CSS3
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
2 6 (35.29%) Sass
2 6 (35.29%) Zend Framework
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) Kafka
3 3 (17.65%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Java EE
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
2 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (35.29%) Web Design
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) SOLID
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Xen
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (17.65%) Ansible
3 3 (17.65%) Marathon
3 3 (17.65%) Mesos
3 3 (17.65%) Rundeck
3 3 (17.65%) Terraform
4 2 (11.76%) Kibana
5 1 (5.88%) Fluentd
5 1 (5.88%) Grafana
5 1 (5.88%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Zend
2 5 (29.41%) Splunk
3 3 (17.65%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle