Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 107 157
Rank change year-on-year -15 +50 -42
Contract jobs citing Apache 78 92 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.51% 1.89% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.58% 12.23% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 28
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -15.15%
10th Percentile £310 £306 £162
90th Percentile £552 £592 £550
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £29.88 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +6.70% -34.50% +40.16%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 909 752 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.62% 15.42% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 451 597
East of England median daily rate £431 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% +1.97% +1.33%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £197
90th Percentile £575 £538 £543
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 81
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.67% +1.69% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.44 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.18% +2.56% +8.33%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the East of England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the East of England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the East of England

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the East of England

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -19 26 £438 +29.63% 4
Essex -17 22 £500 +16.28% 1
Norfolk +5 14 £338 -28.19%
Cambridgeshire -19 10 £325 -32.29% 3
Bedfordshire -10 4 - - 1
Suffolk -2 1 £450 +7.14%
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Apache.

1 45 (57.69%) Linux
2 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.74%) Oracle
3 31 (39.74%) J2EE
4 28 (35.90%) Java
4 28 (35.90%) JBoss
5 24 (30.77%) SQL
6 22 (28.21%) Middleware
7 21 (26.92%) MySQL
7 21 (26.92%) TDD
8 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 20 (25.64%) Relational Database
9 19 (24.36%) Subversion
9 19 (24.36%) Unix
9 19 (24.36%) Scrum
10 18 (23.08%) HTTP
10 18 (23.08%) Solaris
10 18 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 18 (23.08%) WebLogic
10 18 (23.08%) HTML
10 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (23.08%) Open Source
11 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (21.79%) Spring
12 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
12 16 (20.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 16 (20.51%) SOA
12 16 (20.51%) MVC
12 16 (20.51%) Coaching

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (35.90%) JBoss
2 18 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 16 (20.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (11.54%) Apache Spark
4 9 (11.54%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (10.26%) nginx
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
6 5 (6.41%) MQSeries
7 4 (5.13%) Drupal
7 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (2.56%) IIS
9 2 (2.56%) MediaWiki
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.56%) Tuxedo
9 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Magento
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) HTTP
2 13 (16.67%) SSL
2 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.28%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.28%) DHCP
5 1 (1.28%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.28%) FTP
5 1 (1.28%) IPsec
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) MySQL
2 20 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.54%) Big Data
3 9 (11.54%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Redis
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.28%) DB2
7 1 (1.28%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 19 (24.36%) Subversion
3 15 (19.23%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.82%) Eclipse
5 9 (11.54%) Maven
6 5 (6.41%) JUnit
6 5 (6.41%) Log4j
6 5 (6.41%) Mockito
7 4 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.56%) Codeception
9 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.56%) QUnit
9 2 (2.56%) Selenium
9 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.28%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
1 8 (10.26%) Games
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Trainee
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) Lead Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Magento Developer
5 5 (6.41%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.13%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Junior
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.74%) J2EE
2 22 (28.21%) Middleware
3 18 (23.08%) HTML
4 17 (21.79%) Spring
5 15 (19.23%) CSS
6 14 (17.95%) Web Services
7 12 (15.38%) REST
7 12 (15.38%) SOAP
8 11 (14.10%) LAMP
9 10 (12.82%) JSON
10 9 (11.54%) jQuery
10 9 (11.54%) Kafka
11 8 (10.26%) HTML5
12 7 (8.97%) Ajax
12 7 (8.97%) CSS3
12 7 (8.97%) JSP
12 7 (8.97%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (8.97%) XSLT
13 6 (7.69%) EJB
13 6 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (5.13%) Social Media
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) AS400
3 1 (1.28%) Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.28%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 45 (57.69%) Linux
2 19 (24.36%) Unix
3 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (23.08%) Solaris
4 5 (6.41%) HPUX
5 3 (3.85%) Windows
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.56%) Debian
6 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) TDD
3 19 (24.36%) Scrum
4 18 (23.08%) Open Source
5 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (20.51%) Coaching
6 16 (20.51%) MVC
6 16 (20.51%) SOA
6 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 14 (17.95%) Kanban
7 14 (17.95%) Microservices
8 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 13 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 11 (14.10%) DevOps
10 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.82%) API Design
11 10 (12.82%) OO
11 10 (12.82%) User Stories
12 8 (10.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) Java
2 24 (30.77%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.67%) Python
5 12 (15.38%) PHP
5 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.10%) Perl
7 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.26%) Ruby
9 4 (5.13%) C++
10 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.85%) C
11 2 (2.56%) C#
11 2 (2.56%) COBOL
11 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.28%) RHCE
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.56%) WAI
1 2 (2.56%) WCAG
2 1 (1.28%) AS 2805
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Docker
2 5 (6.41%) HDFS
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Puppet
2 12 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.69%) Ansible
4 5 (6.41%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.28%) Terraform
6 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) WSO2
3 9 (11.54%) Cloudera
4 8 (10.26%) BEA
4 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.26%) webMethods
5 6 (7.69%) IBM
6 5 (6.41%) VMware
7 4 (5.13%) Talend
7 4 (5.13%) Zend
8 2 (2.56%) Genesys
8 2 (2.56%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.28%) Adobe
9 1 (1.28%) ATG
9 1 (1.28%) Blue Martini
9 1 (1.28%) Elastic Path
9 1 (1.28%) Google
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.28%) Pega