The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 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.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 67 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Apache 12 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.32% 1.59% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.43% 7.77% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 115 309 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.64% 20.49% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 176 127
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Edinburgh

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Apache.

1 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) CMS
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Maven
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) Ant
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
6 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) React
7 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (25.00%) J2EE

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) CMS
3 4 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (6.25%) CICS
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) React
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) JPA
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (6.25%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) TeamSite
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Open-E
3 1 (6.25%) Software AG
3 1 (6.25%) Synology
3 1 (6.25%) webMethods