Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 12 December 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)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 202 144
Rank change year-on-year +1 -58 +47
Contract jobs citing Apache 1,337 1,309 1,787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.38% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.21% 8.27% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 912 1,158
England median daily rate £513 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £337 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 9
England median hourly rate £44.58 £28.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.80% +0.89% -34.50%
10th Percentile £33.91 £13.36 £24.85
90th Percentile £55.59 £39.38 £54.00
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £28.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +52.21% +0.89% -33.33%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,277 15,828 17,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.90% 16.64% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,611 10,577 11,571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 382 422
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.03 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Apache in England

Apache
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +1 719 £575 +12.20% 144
South East -4 273 £433 -3.89% 57
North of England -9 124 £438 +14.38% 70
East of England +8 87 £450 - 27
South West -26 67 £375 -7.41% 38
Midlands -23 65 £450 +30.43% 33
North West +1 63 £435 +8.75% 40
Yorkshire +13 53 £450 -5.26% 25
West Midlands -9 46 £443 -13.24% 18
East Midlands -10 18 £450 +40.63% 14
North East -36 8 £328 -0.76% 5
South Coast - 2 - -
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 England region with a requirement for Apache.

1 733 (54.82%) Linux
2 658 (49.21%) Java
3 410 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
4 393 (29.39%) Jenkins
5 390 (29.17%) DevOps
6 380 (28.42%) Python
7 377 (28.20%) Tomcat
8 370 (27.67%) Git (software)
9 351 (26.25%) SQL
10 345 (25.80%) Unix
11 296 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
12 294 (21.99%) Apache Spark
13 277 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
14 275 (20.57%) Docker
15 274 (20.49%) Ansible
16 263 (19.67%) Puppet
17 256 (19.15%) Kafka
18 250 (18.70%) Big Data
19 247 (18.47%) Hadoop
20 240 (17.95%) Oracle
21 239 (17.88%) Spring
22 228 (17.05%) Windows
23 225 (16.83%) JavaScript
24 219 (16.38%) nginx
25 204 (15.26%) TDD
26 200 (14.96%) IIS
27 198 (14.81%) HTTP
28 197 (14.73%) MySQL
28 197 (14.73%) Red Hat
28 197 (14.73%) Finance

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 377 (28.20%) Tomcat
2 294 (21.99%) Apache Spark
3 219 (16.38%) nginx
4 200 (14.96%) IIS
5 169 (12.64%) JBoss
6 137 (10.25%) Elasticsearch
7 120 (8.98%) WebLogic
8 79 (5.91%) WebSphere
9 66 (4.94%) Jetty
10 63 (4.71%) Confluence
11 55 (4.11%) Mongrel
12 24 (1.80%) Mule
13 21 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.57%) WordPress
14 19 (1.42%) Apache Solr
14 19 (1.42%) OpenStack
14 19 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 18 (1.35%) Jupyter
16 16 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
16 16 (1.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 39 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 35 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) HipChat
6 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.45%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (0.37%) Magento
4 4 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.075%) Exstream
7 1 (0.075%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.075%) ScheduALL
7 1 (0.075%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 296 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (8.45%) GitHub
4 107 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 78 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (3.29%) Amazon S3
7 43 (3.22%) Google App Engine
8 28 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (2.02%) Google Analytics
10 26 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (1.57%) PaaS
11 21 (1.57%) Serverless
12 20 (1.50%) OpenShift
13 17 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (1.27%) IaaS
13 17 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
15 14 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 198 (14.81%) HTTP
2 180 (13.46%) SSL
3 174 (13.01%) DNS
4 149 (11.14%) TCP/IP
5 91 (6.81%) Firewall
6 67 (5.01%) DHCP
7 53 (3.96%) FTP
8 51 (3.81%) IPsec
9 50 (3.74%) Internet
10 40 (2.99%) Kerberos
11 35 (2.62%) SAN
12 34 (2.54%) BIG-IP
13 31 (2.32%) SSH
14 28 (2.09%) VPN
15 27 (2.02%) iSCSI
16 18 (1.35%) DMZ
16 18 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
17 16 (1.20%) Intranet
18 13 (0.97%) HTTPS
19 12 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (18.70%) Big Data
2 247 (18.47%) Hadoop
3 197 (14.73%) MySQL
4 170 (12.72%) SQL Server
5 161 (12.04%) MongoDB
6 148 (11.07%) NoSQL
7 119 (8.90%) PostgreSQL
8 89 (6.66%) Apache Hive
9 87 (6.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 85 (6.36%) Relational Database
11 83 (6.21%) HBase
12 44 (3.29%) Impala
13 39 (2.92%) Data Lake
14 35 (2.62%) Redis
15 34 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
16 30 (2.24%) Oracle Database
17 28 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
17 28 (2.09%) GIS
18 27 (2.02%) BigQuery
19 26 (1.94%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 393 (29.39%) Jenkins
2 370 (27.67%) Git (software)
3 145 (10.85%) JIRA
4 106 (7.93%) Maven
5 105 (7.85%) JUnit
6 80 (5.98%) Subversion
7 75 (5.61%) Selenium
8 68 (5.09%) Cucumber
9 64 (4.79%) Bitbucket
9 64 (4.79%) Eclipse
10 61 (4.56%) Gradle
11 56 (4.19%) Ant
12 53 (3.96%) Travis CI
13 50 (3.74%) IntelliJ
14 45 (3.37%) TeamCity
15 42 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 41 (3.07%) Vagrant
17 39 (2.92%) gulp
18 35 (2.62%) JMeter
19 34 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 197 (14.73%) Finance
2 140 (10.47%) Banking
3 62 (4.64%) Investment Banking
4 61 (4.56%) Front Office
5 28 (2.09%) Retail
6 20 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.35%) Publishing
7 18 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 16 (1.20%) Legal
9 11 (0.82%) Marketing
10 8 (0.60%) Advertising
11 7 (0.52%) Military
12 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.22%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Electronics
14 3 (0.22%) Games
15 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.075%) Law
Job Titles
1 500 (37.40%) Developer
2 245 (18.32%) Java Developer
3 182 (13.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 97 (7.26%) Data Engineer
5 87 (6.51%) Architect
6 84 (6.28%) Linux Engineer
7 65 (4.86%) Big Data Engineer
8 61 (4.56%) Senior Developer
9 56 (4.19%) Administrator
10 43 (3.22%) Applications Engineer
11 42 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
12 41 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 41 (3.07%) Software Engineer
13 40 (2.99%) Apache Spark Developer
14 39 (2.92%) Analyst
15 38 (2.84%) Big Data Developer
16 33 (2.47%) Systems Administrator
17 32 (2.39%) Linux Administrator
17 32 (2.39%) PHP Developer
17 32 (2.39%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (19.15%) Kafka
2 239 (17.88%) Spring
3 196 (14.66%) Middleware
4 177 (13.24%) J2EE
5 159 (11.89%) CSS
6 158 (11.82%) HTML
7 153 (11.44%) REST
8 152 (11.37%) JSON
9 138 (10.32%) LAMP
10 122 (9.12%) RabbitMQ
11 119 (8.90%) XML
12 111 (8.30%) Web Services
13 105 (7.85%) jQuery
13 105 (7.85%) SOAP
14 101 (7.55%) .NET
15 93 (6.96%) Servlets
16 91 (6.81%) RESTful
17 82 (6.13%) AngularJS
18 79 (5.91%) Node.js
19 78 (5.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.39%) Linux Command Line
2 65 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.41%) PKI
4 44 (3.29%) Data Centre
5 41 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
6 36 (2.69%) Virtual Team
7 31 (2.32%) Algorithms
8 25 (1.87%) Data Structures
8 25 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 25 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (1.50%) Fintech
9 20 (1.50%) User Experience
10 17 (1.27%) Clustering
10 17 (1.27%) Replication
11 13 (0.97%) Market Risk
12 10 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 9 (0.67%) Cloud Native
13 9 (0.67%) Equities
14 8 (0.60%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 733 (54.82%) Linux
2 345 (25.80%) Unix
3 228 (17.05%) Windows
4 147 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 87 (6.51%) Windows Server
6 71 (5.31%) CentOS
7 64 (4.79%) Ubuntu
8 52 (3.89%) Solaris
9 35 (2.62%) Debian
10 30 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.50%) SUSE
11 20 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (1.12%) AIX
12 15 (1.12%) Fedora
12 15 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.67%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.45%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (29.17%) DevOps
3 277 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
4 204 (15.26%) TDD
5 190 (14.21%) Open Source
6 153 (11.44%) Configuration Management
7 147 (10.99%) Scrum
8 136 (10.17%) Microservices
9 133 (9.95%) Test Automation
10 125 (9.35%) BDD
11 118 (8.83%) ITIL
12 115 (8.60%) Analytics
13 112 (8.38%) Unit Testing
14 101 (7.55%) Software Engineering
15 92 (6.88%) OO
16 86 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
17 84 (6.28%) Problem-Solving
18 75 (5.61%) Computer Science
19 70 (5.24%) Performance Tuning
19 70 (5.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 658 (49.21%) Java
2 380 (28.42%) Python
3 351 (26.25%) SQL
4 225 (16.83%) JavaScript
5 162 (12.12%) Scala
6 159 (11.89%) Perl
7 153 (11.44%) Bash Shell
8 125 (9.35%) Ruby
9 122 (9.12%) PHP
10 110 (8.23%) Shell Script
11 92 (6.88%) C#
12 80 (5.98%) Java 8
13 44 (3.29%) Groovy
14 41 (3.07%) PowerShell
15 29 (2.17%) Haskell
16 25 (1.87%) Go
17 23 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 22 (1.65%) C++
19 20 (1.50%) C
19 20 (1.50%) R
Qualifications
1 122 (9.12%) Security Cleared
2 96 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 77 (5.76%) Degree
4 32 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.37%) CCSE
9 5 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.22%) CISSP
11 3 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.22%) PhD
12 2 (0.15%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.15%) IBM AIX Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCP
12 2 (0.15%) RHCE
12 2 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.87%) QA
2 13 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.82%) MiFID
4 10 (0.75%) GDPR
5 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.52%) SLA
6 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.30%) EMIR
9 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.075%) GPG13
10 1 (0.075%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.075%) PMO
System Software
1 275 (20.57%) Docker
2 131 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (5.61%) Active Directory
4 74 (5.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 69 (5.16%) HDFS
6 44 (3.29%) NFS
6 44 (3.29%) Xen
7 26 (1.94%) Hyper-V
8 21 (1.57%) Postfix
9 19 (1.42%) Squid
9 19 (1.42%) vSphere
10 15 (1.12%) Apache Flume
10 15 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (1.05%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.75%) vCloud
13 9 (0.67%) Samba
13 9 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.60%) KVM
15 7 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 274 (20.49%) Ansible
2 263 (19.67%) Puppet
3 148 (11.07%) Kubernetes
4 135 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
5 92 (6.88%) Kibana
5 92 (6.88%) Terraform
6 72 (5.39%) Hadoop YARN
6 72 (5.39%) Nagios
7 56 (4.19%) Grafana
7 56 (4.19%) logstash
7 56 (4.19%) Single Sign-On
8 43 (3.22%) CA Single Sign-On
9 40 (2.99%) ITRS Geneos
10 39 (2.92%) Salt
11 34 (2.54%) Rancher
12 28 (2.09%) ZABBIX
13 24 (1.80%) Mesos
14 22 (1.65%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (1.50%) Packer
16 18 (1.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 240 (17.95%) Oracle
2 197 (14.73%) Red Hat
3 175 (13.09%) Microsoft
4 166 (12.42%) VMware
5 136 (10.17%) Google
6 67 (5.01%) Splunk
7 53 (3.96%) webMethods
8 43 (3.22%) ServiceNow
9 36 (2.69%) F5
9 36 (2.69%) IBM
10 35 (2.62%) Adobe
11 33 (2.47%) Axway
11 33 (2.47%) NetApp
12 29 (2.17%) Cisco
13 27 (2.02%) Cloudera
14 23 (1.72%) Atlassian
14 23 (1.72%) New Relic
15 22 (1.65%) BMC
16 21 (1.57%) AppDynamics
17 20 (1.50%) Hortonworks