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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 80 79
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing Apache 9 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 1.21% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.11% 5.93% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £28.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year +87.50% -10.45%  

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 176 270 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 14.79% 20.38% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 146 115
Median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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 20 (90.91%) Tomcat
2 15 (68.18%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Maven
4 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Ant
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) MySQL
5 6 (27.27%) CMS
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) J2EE
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) Ansible
6 5 (22.73%) React
6 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
6 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
6 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) Jenkins

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 20 (90.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) CMS
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
1 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) Ant
3 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (4.55%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
2 6 (27.27%) Spring
3 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
3 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
3 5 (22.73%) J2EE
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) React
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) JPA
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) EJB
6 1 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (4.55%) LAMP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Android
7 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 4 (18.18%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) TeamSite
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Open-E
4 1 (4.55%) Software AG
4 1 (4.55%) Synology
4 1 (4.55%) webMethods