Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 141 184
Rank change year-on-year -54 +43 -45
Contract jobs citing Apache 1317 1776 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.85% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.34% 10.05% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 1154 985
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £280
90th Percentile £630 £610 £575
UK median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 30
England median hourly rate £29.88 £28.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.70% -34.50% +29.55%
10th Percentile £13.46 £24.85 £32.29
90th Percentile £80.73 £54.00 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £29.88 £28.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.70% -33.33% +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 15787 17669 18268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.62% 18.44% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10553 11468 11656
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 415 545
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.20 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.60 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 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
London -56 741 £515 +8.42% 109
South East -35 262 £450 +5.88% 44
North of England -23 101 £369 -7.81% 30
Midlands +9 75 £343 -23.89% 16
East of England -31 74 £450 +5.26% 19
South West -11 66 £410 +10.81% 17
North West -16 42 £400 -5.88% 18
West Midlands +4 39 £510 +15.25% 12
North East +27 36 £330 +3.13% 2
East Midlands +17 35 £320 -33.61% 4
Yorkshire -11 22 £475 +0.53% 10
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 England region with a requirement for Apache.

1 712 (54.06%) Linux
2 704 (53.45%) Java
3 562 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
4 429 (32.57%) Tomcat
5 366 (27.79%) DevOps
6 344 (26.12%) Python
7 339 (25.74%) Unix
8 335 (25.44%) Amazon AWS
9 320 (24.30%) Git (software)
10 312 (23.69%) Jenkins
11 302 (22.93%) JavaScript
12 292 (22.17%) SQL
13 273 (20.73%) Hadoop
14 272 (20.65%) Docker
15 264 (20.05%) Big Data
16 262 (19.89%) Apache Spark
17 260 (19.74%) Finance
18 258 (19.59%) Oracle
19 254 (19.29%) Spring
20 245 (18.60%) Scrum
21 229 (17.39%) TDD
22 225 (17.08%) MySQL
23 222 (16.86%) Puppet
24 221 (16.78%) Web Services
25 216 (16.40%) Red Hat
26 215 (16.32%) J2EE
27 214 (16.25%) HTML
28 211 (16.02%) REST
29 206 (15.64%) CSS
29 206 (15.64%) JBoss

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
1 429 (32.57%) Tomcat
2 262 (19.89%) Apache Spark
3 206 (15.64%) JBoss
4 166 (12.60%) nginx
5 140 (10.63%) IIS
6 133 (10.10%) WebLogic
7 106 (8.05%) Elasticsearch
8 77 (5.85%) Confluence
9 63 (4.78%) WebSphere
10 50 (3.80%) iPlanet
11 48 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
12 47 (3.57%) Apache Solr
13 46 (3.49%) CMS
14 36 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 31 (2.35%) Jetty
16 26 (1.97%) Apache Pig
16 26 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 25 (1.90%) MQSeries
18 24 (1.82%) Drupal
18 24 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 12 (0.91%) Chatbot
4 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (0.91%) SPSS
5 9 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.30%) Stata
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.076%) HipChat
8 1 (0.076%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (1.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 14 (1.06%) Magento
3 6 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) RMDS
7 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 335 (25.44%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (5.01%) GitHub
5 54 (4.10%) Amazon S3
6 52 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 46 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 45 (3.42%) PaaS
9 32 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
10 21 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
10 21 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
10 21 (1.59%) SaaS
10 21 (1.59%) Serverless
11 20 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (1.44%) IaaS
12 19 (1.44%) Route 53
13 18 (1.37%) Google App Engine
14 12 (0.91%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 206 (15.64%) TCP/IP
2 173 (13.14%) Firewall
3 160 (12.15%) HTTP
4 140 (10.63%) DNS
4 140 (10.63%) SSL
5 64 (4.86%) LDAP
6 46 (3.49%) SAN
7 41 (3.11%) Internet
7 41 (3.11%) Kerberos
8 39 (2.96%) BIG-IP
9 38 (2.89%) DHCP
10 34 (2.58%) FTP
11 31 (2.35%) VPN
12 27 (2.05%) IPsec
13 26 (1.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 25 (1.90%) WAN
15 24 (1.82%) NAS
15 24 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
16 23 (1.75%) SSH
17 21 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (20.73%) Hadoop
2 264 (20.05%) Big Data
3 225 (17.08%) MySQL
4 134 (10.17%) NoSQL
5 132 (10.02%) HBase
6 121 (9.19%) MongoDB
7 108 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
8 101 (7.67%) SQL Server
9 90 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 84 (6.38%) Apache Hive
11 78 (5.92%) Relational Database
12 39 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
12 39 (2.96%) Flink
13 33 (2.51%) Impala
14 29 (2.20%) Oracle Database
15 26 (1.97%) Redis
16 24 (1.82%) RDBMS
17 22 (1.67%) Mahout
18 20 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
19 19 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 320 (24.30%) Git (software)
2 312 (23.69%) Jenkins
3 138 (10.48%) JUnit
4 136 (10.33%) JIRA
5 125 (9.49%) Maven
6 93 (7.06%) Subversion
7 63 (4.78%) Selenium
8 62 (4.71%) Mockito
9 57 (4.33%) Eclipse
10 53 (4.02%) Bitbucket
11 51 (3.87%) Cucumber
12 50 (3.80%) Gradle
13 47 (3.57%) IntelliJ
13 47 (3.57%) TeamCity
14 43 (3.26%) Ant
15 37 (2.81%) Sonatype Nexus
16 35 (2.66%) Vagrant
17 32 (2.43%) JMeter
17 32 (2.43%) SonarQube
18 29 (2.20%) Mercurial
General
1 260 (19.74%) Finance
2 122 (9.26%) Banking
3 52 (3.95%) Marketing
4 43 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 28 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.13%) Retail
7 23 (1.75%) Publishing
8 21 (1.59%) Electronics
9 19 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.37%) Games
11 15 (1.14%) Billing
12 7 (0.53%) Advertising
12 7 (0.53%) Front Office
12 7 (0.53%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.15%) French Language
14 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 503 (38.19%) Developer
2 245 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 171 (12.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 69 (5.24%) Data Engineer
5 67 (5.09%) AWS Engineer
5 67 (5.09%) Linux Engineer
6 66 (5.01%) Senior Developer
7 62 (4.71%) Big Data Engineer
8 60 (4.56%) Consultant
9 59 (4.48%) Scala Developer
10 56 (4.25%) Administrator
11 53 (4.02%) Big Data Developer
11 53 (4.02%) Java Engineer
12 49 (3.72%) AWS DevOps
13 46 (3.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 46 (3.49%) Unix Engineer
14 45 (3.42%) Architect
15 43 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
16 42 (3.19%) PHP Developer
17 39 (2.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (19.29%) Spring
2 221 (16.78%) Web Services
3 215 (16.32%) J2EE
4 214 (16.25%) HTML
5 211 (16.02%) REST
6 206 (15.64%) CSS
7 163 (12.38%) XML
8 157 (11.92%) Kafka
9 155 (11.77%) JSON
10 134 (10.17%) AngularJS
11 133 (10.10%) Middleware
12 121 (9.19%) LAMP
13 113 (8.58%) RESTful
14 108 (8.20%) SOAP
15 100 (7.59%) Spring Boot
16 98 (7.44%) HTML5
17 97 (7.37%) jQuery
18 95 (7.21%) Apache Camel
19 93 (7.06%) .NET
20 89 (6.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.85%) Clustering
2 76 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (5.62%) Data Centre
4 60 (4.56%) Virtual Team
5 54 (4.10%) Linux Command Line
6 43 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 40 (3.04%) Algorithms
8 32 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
9 27 (2.05%) PKI
10 24 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.29%) DataPower
14 16 (1.21%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.21%) Replication
15 15 (1.14%) Social Media
16 11 (0.84%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.84%) Mainframe
16 11 (0.84%) User Experience
17 10 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 712 (54.06%) Linux
2 339 (25.74%) Unix
3 173 (13.14%) Windows
4 149 (11.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 96 (7.29%) Solaris
6 63 (4.78%) AIX
7 62 (4.71%) CentOS
8 60 (4.56%) HPUX
9 57 (4.33%) Windows Server
10 49 (3.72%) SUSE
11 48 (3.64%) Ubuntu
12 28 (2.13%) Debian
13 15 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (0.46%) Android
17 5 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
17 5 (0.38%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (27.79%) DevOps
3 245 (18.60%) Scrum
4 229 (17.39%) TDD
5 205 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
6 171 (12.98%) Open Source
7 136 (10.33%) Microservices
8 129 (9.79%) Configuration Management
9 126 (9.57%) Test Automation
10 118 (8.96%) ITIL
11 111 (8.43%) Load Balancing
12 100 (7.59%) Unit Testing
13 99 (7.52%) Machine Learning
14 98 (7.44%) BDD
15 93 (7.06%) Software Engineering
16 89 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
17 85 (6.45%) Analytics
18 84 (6.38%) MapReduce
19 82 (6.23%) E-Commerce
20 79 (6.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 704 (53.45%) Java
2 344 (26.12%) Python
3 302 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 292 (22.17%) SQL
5 166 (12.60%) Bash Shell
6 159 (12.07%) Scala
7 145 (11.01%) Perl
8 137 (10.40%) PHP
9 111 (8.43%) Shell Script
10 101 (7.67%) Ruby
11 68 (5.16%) Groovy
12 44 (3.34%) C#
13 35 (2.66%) C++
14 30 (2.28%) PL/SQL
14 30 (2.28%) PowerShell
14 30 (2.28%) R
15 29 (2.20%) C
16 27 (2.05%) Korn
17 25 (1.90%) T-SQL
18 20 (1.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 160 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 123 (9.34%) SC Cleared
3 65 (4.94%) Degree
4 19 (1.44%) RHCE
5 16 (1.21%) DV Cleared
6 12 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.68%) CISSP
8 8 (0.61%) MCSE
8 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.61%) PMP
8 8 (0.61%) RHCSA
9 6 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.30%) GCIH
10 4 (0.30%) GIAC
10 4 (0.30%) MCITP
10 4 (0.30%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.23%) CCIE
11 3 (0.23%) EMC Certification
11 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.62%) QA
2 23 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.76%) SLA
5 7 (0.53%) AS 2805
5 7 (0.53%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.46%) MiFID
7 3 (0.23%) GCP
8 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.15%) GDPR
8 2 (0.15%) WAI
8 2 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.076%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.076%) HL7
9 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 272 (20.65%) Docker
2 96 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (6.76%) HDFS
4 54 (4.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 42 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
6 39 (2.96%) Active Directory
7 35 (2.66%) Hyper-V
8 30 (2.28%) KVM
9 29 (2.20%) Apache Flume
10 25 (1.90%) Samba
10 25 (1.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 24 (1.82%) Xen
12 21 (1.59%) Squid
12 21 (1.59%) vCloud
13 20 (1.52%) Postfix
14 16 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (0.99%) iptables
16 11 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
17 8 (0.61%) Varnish
17 8 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 222 (16.86%) Puppet
2 182 (13.82%) Ansible
3 97 (7.37%) Kubernetes
4 91 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
5 71 (5.39%) Terraform
6 69 (5.24%) Kibana
7 49 (3.72%) logstash
7 49 (3.72%) Nagios
8 40 (3.04%) Hadoop YARN
9 36 (2.73%) Grafana
10 33 (2.51%) HAProxy
11 29 (2.20%) ZABBIX
12 27 (2.05%) Rancher
13 26 (1.97%) CA Single Sign-On
13 26 (1.97%) Mesos
14 25 (1.90%) Red Hat Satellite
15 21 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
15 21 (1.59%) Oozie
16 18 (1.37%) SELinux
17 15 (1.14%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 258 (19.59%) Oracle
2 216 (16.40%) Red Hat
3 170 (12.91%) VMware
4 96 (7.29%) Microsoft
5 87 (6.61%) F5
6 79 (6.00%) IBM
7 67 (5.09%) Cisco
8 64 (4.86%) Google
9 60 (4.56%) Sun
10 59 (4.48%) Splunk
11 45 (3.42%) Adobe
11 45 (3.42%) HP
12 31 (2.35%) webMethods
13 30 (2.28%) Cloudera
13 30 (2.28%) Veritas
14 26 (1.97%) SAP
15 25 (1.90%) PlateSpin
16 23 (1.75%) CA
17 22 (1.67%) ServiceNow
18 21 (1.59%) WSO2