The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Apache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
London / Croydon
Rank 24 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Contract jobs citing Apache 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.84% 2.53% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.87% 14.58% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £481 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +12.41%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 46 48 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 26.14% 17.33% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 19
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Croydon

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Croydon

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Apache.

1 23 (95.83%) Puppet
2 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (91.67%) Terraform
3 21 (87.50%) Ansible
3 21 (87.50%) Docker
3 21 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (87.50%) VMware
3 21 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 21 (87.50%) ZABBIX
4 20 (83.33%) SC Cleared
4 20 (83.33%) JIRA
4 20 (83.33%) VPN
4 20 (83.33%) DNS
4 20 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
4 20 (83.33%) Kubernetes
5 19 (79.17%) Hadoop
5 19 (79.17%) Oracle
6 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database
6 17 (70.83%) DevOps
6 17 (70.83%) Packer
6 17 (70.83%) AppDynamics
6 17 (70.83%) Consul
7 14 (58.33%) Linux
8 13 (54.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (54.17%) Bitbucket
9 12 (50.00%) CentOS
9 12 (50.00%) Firewall

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 10 (41.67%) Confluence
1 10 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (41.67%) nginx
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Jetty
3 1 (4.17%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.17%) Route 53
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) DNS
1 20 (83.33%) VPN
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) OpenLDAP
3 10 (41.67%) OpenVPN
3 10 (41.67%) SNMP
3 10 (41.67%) SSH
4 8 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (29.17%) IPsec
5 7 (29.17%) LAN
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) DMZ
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (79.17%) Hadoop
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (83.33%) JIRA
3 13 (54.17%) Bitbucket
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
5 10 (41.67%) Ant
5 10 (41.67%) JUnit
5 10 (41.67%) Liquibase
5 10 (41.67%) Maven
5 10 (41.67%) SonarQube
5 10 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (37.50%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (4.17%) Gerrit
7 1 (4.17%) GitLab
7 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (4.17%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 10 (41.67%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (33.33%) Consultant
4 7 (29.17%) AWS Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (41.67%) MCollective
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (37.50%) Software Packaging
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (29.17%) RancherOS
3 7 (29.17%) VyOS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (70.83%) DevOps
3 13 (54.17%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
6 10 (41.67%) Service Management
6 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (37.50%) Identity Management
7 9 (37.50%) Workflow
8 3 (12.50%) Coaching
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Case Management
9 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Groovy
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 20 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Docker
2 10 (41.67%) Postfix
2 10 (41.67%) Squid
2 10 (41.67%) vCloud
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (95.83%) Puppet
2 22 (91.67%) Terraform
3 21 (87.50%) Ansible
3 21 (87.50%) ZABBIX
4 20 (83.33%) Kubernetes
5 17 (70.83%) Consul
5 17 (70.83%) Packer
6 11 (45.83%) Kibana
6 11 (45.83%) logstash
6 11 (45.83%) Rsyslog
7 10 (41.67%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (41.67%) Rancher
7 10 (41.67%) yum
8 8 (33.33%) HAProxy
9 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
9 1 (4.17%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle
3 17 (70.83%) AppDynamics
4 12 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 10 (41.67%) CA
5 10 (41.67%) Sonatype
6 7 (29.17%) Vyatta
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat