Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 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
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 195 193
Rank change year-on-year -43 -2 -48
Contract jobs citing Apache 843 1,346 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.10% 1.41% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.42% 8.37% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 938 896
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £310
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
UK median daily rate £518 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 17
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.42% +44.22% +3.57%
10th Percentile £6.00 £16.30 £13.41
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.77 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £41.83 £29.00
% change year-on-year +2.81% +44.22% +3.57%

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 11,361 16,086 15,841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.82% 16.89% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,415 10,585 10,454
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £633 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 374 411
England median hourly rate £20.96 £22.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.75% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.72 £12.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.38 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.25 £22.00 £20.44
% change year-on-year +1.14% +7.66% +2.18%

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 -34 427 £550 -3.08% 76
South East -50 136 £500 +16.28% 49
North of England +13 107 £450 +3.45% 50
North West +26 62 £425 +2.41% 24
Midlands +34 59 £423 -0.59% 21
East of England +4 59 £469 +4.17% 8
South West -14 56 £481 +28.33% 22
East Midlands +44 34 £400 -2.44% 6
Yorkshire +7 31 £450 - 23
West Midlands +15 26 £500 +17.65% 15
North East +20 15 £675 +68.75% 3
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 379 (44.96%) Java
2 351 (41.64%) Linux
3 334 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 301 (35.71%) Python
5 234 (27.76%) AWS
6 220 (26.10%) Apache Spark
7 212 (25.15%) DevOps
8 210 (24.91%) SQL
9 201 (23.84%) Jenkins
10 193 (22.89%) Docker
11 186 (22.06%) JavaScript
12 183 (21.71%) Git (software)
13 164 (19.45%) Big Data
14 151 (17.91%) MySQL
15 150 (17.79%) GCP
16 142 (16.84%) Scrum
17 141 (16.73%) Tomcat
18 140 (16.61%) Google
19 137 (16.25%) Unix
20 135 (16.01%) Kafka
21 130 (15.42%) Ansible
22 129 (15.30%) Finance
23 128 (15.18%) Azure
24 116 (13.76%) Spring
25 112 (13.29%) HTML
26 111 (13.17%) Hadoop
27 110 (13.05%) Oracle
27 110 (13.05%) Data Science
28 109 (12.93%) nginx
29 106 (12.57%) Test Automation

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
1 220 (26.10%) Apache Spark
2 141 (16.73%) Tomcat
3 109 (12.93%) nginx
4 92 (10.91%) JBoss
5 72 (8.54%) IIS
6 60 (7.12%) WebLogic
7 58 (6.88%) Apache Airflow
8 57 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
9 51 (6.05%) Confluence
10 40 (4.74%) WebSphere
11 30 (3.56%) Jetty
12 22 (2.61%) Mongrel
13 19 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 19 (2.25%) CMS
14 18 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 16 (1.90%) Jupyter
16 14 (1.66%) WordPress
17 13 (1.54%) Apache Solr
18 12 (1.42%) SharePoint
19 11 (1.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.78%) Magento
2 10 (1.19%) CSG Singleview
3 7 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 234 (27.76%) AWS
2 150 (17.79%) GCP
3 128 (15.18%) Azure
4 66 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
5 62 (7.35%) GitHub
6 54 (6.41%) Amazon S3
7 50 (5.93%) Serverless
8 38 (4.51%) AWS Lambda
9 37 (4.39%) OpenShift
10 30 (3.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 29 (3.44%) PaaS
12 24 (2.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 20 (2.37%) CloudFront
13 20 (2.37%) Route 53
14 19 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
14 19 (2.25%) Google App Engine
14 19 (2.25%) SaaS
15 18 (2.14%) Amazon ECS
16 16 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (1.90%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 103 (12.22%) HTTP
2 73 (8.66%) TCP/IP
3 62 (7.35%) DNS
4 47 (5.58%) SSL
5 32 (3.80%) Firewall
6 29 (3.44%) DHCP
7 28 (3.32%) Internet
8 24 (2.85%) IPsec
9 23 (2.73%) FTP
10 16 (1.90%) Kerberos
11 10 (1.19%) SSH
12 9 (1.07%) Network Security
13 8 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 8 (0.95%) SMTP
14 7 (0.83%) Broadband
14 7 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 7 (0.83%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.83%) VLAN
15 6 (0.71%) iSCSI
15 6 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (19.45%) Big Data
2 151 (17.91%) MySQL
3 111 (13.17%) Hadoop
4 95 (11.27%) SQL Server
5 94 (11.15%) NoSQL
6 79 (9.37%) BigQuery
7 69 (8.19%) MongoDB
8 68 (8.07%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (7.83%) Relational Database
10 50 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
11 49 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 40 (4.74%) Apache Hive
13 33 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
14 30 (3.56%) HBase
15 22 (2.61%) RDBMS
16 21 (2.49%) Data Lake
17 19 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
17 19 (2.25%) Geospatial Data
17 19 (2.25%) Sqoop
18 17 (2.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 201 (23.84%) Jenkins
2 183 (21.71%) Git (software)
3 86 (10.20%) JIRA
4 63 (7.47%) JUnit
5 43 (5.10%) Mockito
5 43 (5.10%) Selenium
6 42 (4.98%) Bitbucket
7 41 (4.86%) Cucumber
7 41 (4.86%) Maven
8 29 (3.44%) Subversion
9 25 (2.97%) IntelliJ
10 23 (2.73%) Travis CI
11 22 (2.61%) Eclipse
12 21 (2.49%) Ant
13 20 (2.37%) GitLab
14 16 (1.90%) gulp
15 14 (1.66%) JMeter
16 13 (1.54%) Visual Studio
17 12 (1.42%) Gradle
17 12 (1.42%) Grunt
General
1 129 (15.30%) Finance
2 54 (6.41%) Banking
3 32 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 29 (3.44%) Public Sector
5 26 (3.08%) Marketing
6 22 (2.61%) Publishing
7 21 (2.49%) Legal
8 17 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.78%) Games
10 13 (1.54%) Retail
11 11 (1.30%) Front Office
12 8 (0.95%) Billing
12 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.59%) Advertising
13 5 (0.59%) Electronics
13 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.47%) Local Government
15 3 (0.36%) Automotive
15 3 (0.36%) Military
15 3 (0.36%) Police
Job Titles
1 306 (36.30%) Developer
2 141 (16.73%) Data Engineer
3 115 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 71 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 52 (6.17%) Senior Developer
6 45 (5.34%) Python Engineer
7 42 (4.98%) Administrator
8 37 (4.39%) AWS Engineer
8 37 (4.39%) PHP Developer
9 35 (4.15%) Architect
9 35 (4.15%) Big Data Engineer
10 34 (4.03%) Consultant
11 28 (3.32%) Senior Data Engineer
12 26 (3.08%) Cloud Engineer
12 26 (3.08%) Python Developer
13 25 (2.97%) Full Stack Developer
14 24 (2.85%) Linux Engineer
15 22 (2.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 22 (2.61%) Java Engineer
16 21 (2.49%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (16.01%) Kafka
2 116 (13.76%) Spring
3 112 (13.29%) HTML
4 96 (11.39%) REST
5 93 (11.03%) CSS
6 90 (10.68%) Web Services
7 85 (10.08%) LAMP
8 81 (9.61%) JSON
9 77 (9.13%) Node.js
10 75 (8.90%) XML
11 70 (8.30%) AngularJS
12 64 (7.59%) jQuery
12 64 (7.59%) React
13 61 (7.24%) Apache Beam
13 61 (7.24%) J2EE
14 60 (7.12%) SOAP
15 57 (6.76%) PySpark
16 49 (5.81%) HTML5
16 49 (5.81%) RESTful
17 48 (5.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.51%) PKI
3 31 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 25 (2.97%) User Experience
5 24 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (2.73%) Public Cloud
7 22 (2.61%) Data Centre
8 21 (2.49%) Replication
9 20 (2.37%) Data Structures
10 19 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (2.14%) Clustering
12 13 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (1.42%) Cloud Native
14 11 (1.30%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.19%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.95%) Lidar
17 7 (0.83%) Grid Computing
17 7 (0.83%) Smart City
18 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 351 (41.64%) Linux
2 137 (16.25%) Unix
3 105 (12.46%) Windows
4 80 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (4.63%) Ubuntu
6 36 (4.27%) CentOS
7 24 (2.85%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.19%) AIX
10 9 (1.07%) Solaris
11 7 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.59%) Android
12 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.59%) Debian
12 5 (0.59%) HPUX
13 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.36%) SUSE
14 3 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (25.15%) DevOps
3 142 (16.84%) Scrum
4 110 (13.05%) Data Science
5 106 (12.57%) TDD
5 106 (12.57%) Test Automation
6 98 (11.63%) ETL
7 93 (11.03%) Configuration Management
8 92 (10.91%) Microservices
9 86 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
11 80 (9.49%) Open Source
12 77 (9.13%) Analytics
13 71 (8.42%) Migration
14 67 (7.95%) Software Engineering
15 63 (7.47%) Machine Learning
16 60 (7.12%) Computer Science
17 59 (7.00%) Data Engineering
18 52 (6.17%) Mentoring
19 50 (5.93%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 379 (44.96%) Java
2 301 (35.71%) Python
3 210 (24.91%) SQL
4 186 (22.06%) JavaScript
5 101 (11.98%) Bash Shell
6 98 (11.63%) PHP
7 96 (11.39%) Scala
8 48 (5.69%) PowerShell
9 40 (4.74%) Perl
10 37 (4.39%) Java 8
11 34 (4.03%) Ruby
11 34 (4.03%) Shell Script
12 31 (3.68%) C#
13 29 (3.44%) PL/SQL
14 24 (2.85%) Groovy
15 19 (2.25%) Go
16 18 (2.14%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.54%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.19%) C++
19 9 (1.07%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 101 (11.98%) Security Cleared
2 58 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 55 (6.52%) Degree
4 25 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 23 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (2.14%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (1.30%) PhD
8 9 (1.07%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.59%) CCNA
11 5 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.59%) ISEB
11 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.36%) MCSA
12 3 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.24%) RHCE
13 2 (0.24%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.25%) QA
2 8 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.71%) MiFID
3 6 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.59%) EMIR
4 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.47%) GDPR
5 4 (0.47%) SLA
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 193 (22.89%) Docker
2 40 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 37 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.49%) Xen
5 19 (2.25%) HDFS
5 19 (2.25%) NFS
6 17 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.30%) Gluster
7 11 (1.30%) GlusterFS
7 11 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.30%) LXC
8 8 (0.95%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.83%) Postfix
10 6 (0.71%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.71%) Corosync
11 5 (0.59%) DRBD
11 5 (0.59%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.47%) Varnish
12 4 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 130 (15.42%) Ansible
2 92 (10.91%) Kubernetes
3 78 (9.25%) Terraform
4 69 (8.19%) Puppet
5 51 (6.05%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (3.32%) HAProxy
7 27 (3.20%) Hadoop YARN
8 19 (2.25%) Kibana
9 14 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
10 13 (1.54%) Grafana
11 11 (1.30%) Packer
12 10 (1.19%) logstash
12 10 (1.19%) Mesos
12 10 (1.19%) Nagios
12 10 (1.19%) WMI
13 8 (0.95%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.71%) Consul
14 6 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.71%) Pacemaker
14 6 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 140 (16.61%) Google
2 110 (13.05%) Oracle
3 72 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 69 (8.19%) Microsoft
5 59 (7.00%) VMware
6 34 (4.03%) Databricks
6 34 (4.03%) Splunk
7 28 (3.32%) Atlassian
7 28 (3.32%) Tableau
8 25 (2.97%) Adobe
9 23 (2.73%) SAP
10 16 (1.90%) WSO2
11 14 (1.66%) IBM
11 14 (1.66%) webMethods
11 14 (1.66%) Zend
12 12 (1.42%) Cloudera
13 11 (1.30%) F5
13 11 (1.30%) MuleSoft
13 11 (1.30%) Sun
14 9 (1.07%) Sybase