Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 September 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 129 141
Rank change year-on-year -35 +12 +22
Contract jobs citing Apache 91 120 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.30% 1.78% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.56% 11.95% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 92 86
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £413 £351 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £528 £550 £495
% change year-on-year -4.09% +11.11% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,204 1,004 1,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.22% 14.87% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 749 913
City of London median daily rate £510 £498 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.51% +13.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £279 £268 £289
90th Percentile £667 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £495 £448
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.49% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 8 16
City of London median hourly rate £20.63 £17.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -6.85% +7.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.01 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.38 £59.63 £41.13
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.04% +2.00% +2.94%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the City of London

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the City of London

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the City of London

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the City of London

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge -32 1 £620 -
Apache
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apache.

1 55 (60.44%) Java
2 49 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (50.55%) Docker
4 45 (49.45%) Linux
5 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 33 (36.26%) REST
7 33 (36.26%) TDD
8 32 (35.16%) NoSQL
9 31 (34.07%) HTTP
9 31 (34.07%) Apache Spark
10 28 (30.77%) Python
11 26 (28.57%) Kafka
12 25 (27.47%) Jenkins
13 24 (26.37%) Kubernetes
13 24 (26.37%) Unix
13 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
14 23 (25.27%) Finance
15 22 (24.18%) Banking
15 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
16 21 (23.08%) Ruby
16 21 (23.08%) SQL
16 21 (23.08%) JUnit
17 20 (21.98%) Java 8
18 19 (20.88%) Web Services
19 18 (19.78%) Test Automation
19 18 (19.78%) DevOps
20 17 (18.68%) Microservices
20 17 (18.68%) MongoDB

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 31 (34.07%) Apache Spark
2 14 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.99%) JBoss
4 8 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.49%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (5.49%) nginx
7 4 (4.40%) IIS
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (2.20%) Confluence
9 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.10%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.10%) Jetty
10 1 (1.10%) Mongrel
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 49 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (10.99%) Heroku
5 7 (7.69%) GitHub
6 3 (3.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.20%) Serverless
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.10%) G Suite
8 1 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Route 53
8 1 (1.10%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.07%) HTTP
2 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.38%) DNS
4 13 (14.29%) SSL
5 11 (12.09%) FTP
6 5 (5.49%) Firewall
7 3 (3.30%) Internet
8 2 (2.20%) NAS
8 2 (2.20%) SSH
9 1 (1.10%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.10%) GoToMeeting
9 1 (1.10%) Intranet
9 1 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (1.10%) SAN
9 1 (1.10%) Skype
9 1 (1.10%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.10%) VPN
9 1 (1.10%) Wireless
9 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.16%) NoSQL
2 17 (18.68%) MongoDB
3 15 (16.48%) Big Data
3 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 12 (13.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (13.19%) MySQL
6 11 (12.09%) Redis
7 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
7 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
8 6 (6.59%) Apache Hive
8 6 (6.59%) HBase
9 4 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (3.30%) BigQuery
10 3 (3.30%) Blockchain
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.20%) Presto
11 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.20%) Spark SQL
11 2 (2.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 39 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 25 (27.47%) Jenkins
3 21 (23.08%) JUnit
4 12 (13.19%) Mockito
5 11 (12.09%) GitLab
5 11 (12.09%) Gradle
5 11 (12.09%) Maven
6 6 (6.59%) Subversion
7 5 (5.49%) JIRA
7 5 (5.49%) Selenium
8 4 (4.40%) Appium
8 4 (4.40%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.40%) TestNG
9 3 (3.30%) JMeter
9 3 (3.30%) The Grinder
10 2 (2.20%) jMock
10 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (25.27%) Finance
2 22 (24.18%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Front Office
6 2 (2.20%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Ruby Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Data Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Big Data Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce Web Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Scala Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) REST
2 26 (28.57%) Kafka
3 19 (20.88%) Web Services
4 17 (18.68%) Spring
5 16 (17.58%) SOAP
6 14 (15.38%) HTML
7 13 (14.29%) CSS
7 13 (14.29%) Dropwizard
7 13 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (13.19%) AngularJS
8 12 (13.19%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (13.19%) React
9 11 (12.09%) Guice
9 11 (12.09%) HTML5
10 10 (10.99%) OAuth
10 10 (10.99%) OAuth2
11 6 (6.59%) RESTful
12 5 (5.49%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (4.40%) Akka
13 4 (4.40%) Apache POI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Credit Risk
1 10 (10.99%) Fintech
2 9 (9.89%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.59%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.40%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.20%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.10%) Handset
8 1 (1.10%) Media Streaming
8 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (49.45%) Linux
2 24 (26.37%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.79%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) CentOS
4 5 (5.49%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Solaris
7 1 (1.10%) SUSE
7 1 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.26%) TDD
3 24 (26.37%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
5 18 (19.78%) DevOps
5 18 (19.78%) Test Automation
6 17 (18.68%) Microservices
7 15 (16.48%) BDD
7 15 (16.48%) Scrum
8 14 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (15.38%) Functional Programming
8 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 12 (13.19%) Pair Programming
10 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (10.99%) Multithreading
11 10 (10.99%) OWASP
11 10 (10.99%) Parallel Computing
11 10 (10.99%) Parallel Processing
12 9 (9.89%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (9.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) Java
2 28 (30.77%) Python
3 21 (23.08%) Ruby
3 21 (23.08%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) Java 8
5 17 (18.68%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.48%) Scala
7 10 (10.99%) ES6
8 9 (9.89%) Groovy
9 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.59%) Perl
9 6 (6.59%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.40%) PHP
11 3 (3.30%) C#
11 3 (3.30%) Clojure
11 3 (3.30%) R
12 2 (2.20%) C
12 2 (2.20%) Go
13 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) GCP
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (50.55%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.20%) Xen
3 1 (1.10%) Gluster
3 1 (1.10%) HDFS
3 1 (1.10%) iptables
3 1 (1.10%) NFS
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (26.37%) Kubernetes
2 13 (14.29%) Mesos
3 10 (10.99%) Marathon
4 9 (9.89%) Ansible
4 9 (9.89%) Prometheus
5 6 (6.59%) Kibana
5 6 (6.59%) Puppet
5 6 (6.59%) Terraform
6 4 (4.40%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (4.40%) logstash
6 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.20%) Grafana
7 2 (2.20%) Graphite
7 2 (2.20%) rkt
7 2 (2.20%) Salt
8 1 (1.10%) Graylog
8 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.10%) Packer
8 1 (1.10%) Rancher
8 1 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Google
2 12 (13.19%) Oracle
3 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.49%) Splunk
6 3 (3.30%) Rackspace
6 3 (3.30%) Talend
6 3 (3.30%) VMware
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) Sybase
8 1 (1.10%) Apple
8 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.10%) BMC
8 1 (1.10%) BT
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) Dell
8 1 (1.10%) NetApp
8 1 (1.10%) Perforce
8 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL