Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 234 223 201
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 -22
Contract jobs citing Apache 346 1,039 1,338
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.10% 1.25% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.51% 8.03% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 709 980
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £350 £368 £350
90th Percentile £750 £650 £651
UK median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +1.90% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +75.82% -43.13%
10th Percentile £18.00 £35.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £36.95 £51.88 £64.78
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £44.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -23.60% +58.93% -30.00%

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 4,607 12,940 15,669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.67% 15.58% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,903 8,303 10,358
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £305 £267 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 277 364
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38% +6.82%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.08 £53.75 £53.68
Median hourly rate £27.23 £21.00 £20.45
% change year-on-year +29.67% +2.69% +7.63%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache in England.

Daily rate trend for Apache in England

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache in England.

Hourly rate trend for Apache in England

Apache
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 +12 219 £550 +4.76% 38
South East +40 37 £463 -2.63% 20
North of England +61 34 £425 -10.05% 25
South West +58 30 £510 +13.22% 13
North West +52 23 £388 -17.99% 16
East of England +58 17 £441 -4.59% 1
Yorkshire +50 10 £475 -3.80% 6
West Midlands +42 8 £400 -20.00% 6
Midlands +23 8 £400 -9.86% 6
North East +34 1 £375 -21.05% 3
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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.

1 185 (53.47%) Java
2 151 (43.64%) Python
3 142 (41.04%) AWS
4 130 (37.57%) SQL
5 128 (36.99%) DevOps
6 124 (35.84%) MySQL
7 123 (35.55%) Azure
8 119 (34.39%) Web Services
9 115 (33.24%) Jenkins
10 109 (31.50%) Oracle
11 105 (30.35%) Kubernetes
12 103 (29.77%) Linux
13 97 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (27.75%) Docker
15 95 (27.46%) SQL Server
16 92 (26.59%) Finance
17 86 (24.86%) Banking
17 86 (24.86%) Microservices
18 85 (24.57%) GCP
18 85 (24.57%) Google
19 84 (24.28%) PostgreSQL
20 77 (22.25%) Apache Spark
21 76 (21.97%) Git (software)
22 73 (21.10%) Tomcat
23 68 (19.65%) Software Engineering
24 67 (19.36%) Amazon Redshift
25 66 (19.08%) Serverless
25 66 (19.08%) Asset Management
26 65 (18.79%) AWS Lambda
27 64 (18.50%) Amazon ECS

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 77 (22.25%) Apache Spark
2 73 (21.10%) Tomcat
3 29 (8.38%) nginx
4 23 (6.65%) WebLogic
5 20 (5.78%) Apache Airflow
5 20 (5.78%) JBoss
6 18 (5.20%) WebSphere
7 16 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (3.47%) Confluence
9 12 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (3.18%) Apache Solr
10 11 (3.18%) IIS
11 10 (2.89%) AquaLogic
11 10 (2.89%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (2.31%) Apache Pig
13 6 (1.73%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.45%) Appian
14 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.16%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.16%) Figma
2 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.16%) Sketch
2 4 (1.16%) Zeplin
3 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.31%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.73%) Magento
4 4 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 142 (41.04%) AWS
2 123 (35.55%) Azure
3 85 (24.57%) GCP
4 66 (19.08%) Serverless
5 65 (18.79%) AWS Lambda
6 64 (18.50%) Amazon ECS
7 48 (13.87%) Apigee
8 24 (6.94%) SaaS
9 18 (5.20%) Amazon S3
10 14 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (2.89%) PaaS
12 8 (2.31%) Route 53
13 6 (1.73%) GitHub
14 5 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.45%) OpenShift
15 4 (1.16%) Amazon Alexa
15 4 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (1.16%) IaaS
15 4 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.85%) HTTP
2 35 (10.12%) DNS
3 28 (8.09%) SSL
4 14 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.47%) Firewall
6 11 (3.18%) DHCP
7 9 (2.60%) Kerberos
8 7 (2.02%) Internet
8 7 (2.02%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.02%) SNMP
9 6 (1.73%) VLAN
10 5 (1.45%) SAN
10 5 (1.45%) SSH
10 5 (1.45%) VPN
10 5 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.45%) Wireless
10 5 (1.45%) X.509
11 4 (1.16%) 3G
11 4 (1.16%) 4G
11 4 (1.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (35.84%) MySQL
2 95 (27.46%) SQL Server
3 84 (24.28%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (19.36%) Amazon Redshift
5 53 (15.32%) Big Data
6 47 (13.58%) Hadoop
7 35 (10.12%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (8.09%) Apache Hive
9 23 (6.65%) NoSQL
10 20 (5.78%) MongoDB
11 19 (5.49%) Impala
12 18 (5.20%) BigQuery
12 18 (5.20%) HBase
13 16 (4.62%) Relational Database
14 14 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (3.18%) Oracle Database
17 10 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (2.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 115 (33.24%) Jenkins
2 76 (21.97%) Git (software)
3 51 (14.74%) Artifactory
4 50 (14.45%) GitLab
5 34 (9.83%) Subversion
6 29 (8.38%) Maven
7 18 (5.20%) SoapUI
8 15 (4.34%) JIRA
9 14 (4.05%) Bitbucket
9 14 (4.05%) JUnit
9 14 (4.05%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.47%) Postman
11 9 (2.60%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.73%) JMeter
13 6 (1.73%) Mockito
13 6 (1.73%) SonarQube
13 6 (1.73%) Trac
14 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.16%) Zephyr
General
1 92 (26.59%) Finance
2 86 (24.86%) Banking
3 32 (9.25%) Back Office
4 25 (7.23%) Public Sector
5 12 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.31%) Retail
7 7 (2.02%) Electronics
7 7 (2.02%) Marketing
8 6 (1.73%) Front Office
8 6 (1.73%) Legal
8 6 (1.73%) Publishing
9 5 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.16%) Games
11 2 (0.58%) Law
11 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (38.73%) Developer
2 61 (17.63%) Java Developer
3 45 (13.01%) Data Engineer
4 41 (11.85%) Software Engineer
5 37 (10.69%) Java Engineer
6 35 (10.12%) Architect
7 31 (8.96%) SQL Developer
8 28 (8.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 28 (8.09%) Java Software Developer
9 27 (7.80%) AWS Engineer
9 27 (7.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 26 (7.51%) Data Architect
11 23 (6.65%) Cloud Architect
12 22 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (6.07%) Big Data Engineer
14 20 (5.78%) AWS Developer
14 20 (5.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 20 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
14 20 (5.78%) Java Architect
14 20 (5.78%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (34.39%) Web Services
2 62 (17.92%) gRPC
3 49 (14.16%) Swagger
4 47 (13.58%) OAuth
5 46 (13.29%) Spring
6 42 (12.14%) REST
7 41 (11.85%) CSS
8 39 (11.27%) HTML
8 39 (11.27%) SOAP
9 37 (10.69%) LAMP
10 36 (10.40%) JSON
11 33 (9.54%) XML
12 29 (8.38%) Kafka
13 28 (8.09%) AngularJS
14 23 (6.65%) Middleware
15 21 (6.07%) XSLT
16 20 (5.78%) Node.js
17 19 (5.49%) PySpark
17 19 (5.49%) RESTful
18 18 (5.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.92%) Hedge funds
2 28 (8.09%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 8 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.02%) User Experience
8 6 (1.73%) Clustering
8 6 (1.73%) DataPower
8 6 (1.73%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.45%) Life Science
10 4 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.16%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.16%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.16%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (29.77%) Linux
2 40 (11.56%) Windows
3 21 (6.07%) Unix
4 19 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 17 (4.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.73%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.16%) Android
9 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.16%) SUSE
9 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.87%) Debian
10 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (36.99%) DevOps
2 97 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (24.86%) Microservices
4 68 (19.65%) Software Engineering
5 66 (19.08%) Asset Management
6 62 (17.92%) Investment Management
7 46 (13.29%) Mentoring
8 38 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (10.98%) Data Science
8 38 (10.98%) Scrum
9 34 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (9.54%) Technology Roadmap
11 31 (8.96%) Configuration Management
12 30 (8.67%) ITIL
13 28 (8.09%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (7.80%) Test Automation
15 24 (6.94%) MVC
15 24 (6.94%) Unit Testing
16 23 (6.65%) Migration
17 22 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 185 (53.47%) Java
2 151 (43.64%) Python
3 130 (37.57%) SQL
4 53 (15.32%) JavaScript
5 31 (8.96%) Scala
6 26 (7.51%) PHP
7 23 (6.65%) PowerShell
8 22 (6.36%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.34%) Ruby
10 14 (4.05%) Perl
11 13 (3.76%) C
11 13 (3.76%) C#
11 13 (3.76%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.18%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.31%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.73%) SPARQL
15 5 (1.45%) C++
15 5 (1.45%) Go
15 5 (1.45%) R
15 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (10.40%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.25%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.20%) Sun Certification
4 13 (3.76%) Degree
5 10 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.31%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.73%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.87%) CCNA
8 3 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.58%) RHCT
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.29%) LPIC
10 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.29%) MCP
10 1 (0.29%) RHCE
10 1 (0.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (4.05%) GDPR
2 14 (4.05%) HIPAA
2 14 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.76%) QA
4 10 (2.89%) SLA
5 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.29%) NCSC
System Software
1 96 (27.75%) Docker
2 27 (7.80%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.76%) HDFS
4 7 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.73%) OpenAM
5 6 (1.73%) OpenDJ
6 5 (1.45%) NFS
7 4 (1.16%) Squid
7 4 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.58%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 2 (0.58%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.58%) RHEV
9 2 (0.58%) Varnish
9 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.58%) vSphere
9 2 (0.58%) XenApp
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 105 (30.35%) Kubernetes
2 57 (16.47%) Ansible
3 37 (10.69%) Terraform
4 32 (9.25%) Puppet
5 31 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.45%) Grafana
6 5 (1.45%) HAProxy
7 4 (1.16%) Packer
7 4 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.87%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.87%) Kibana
8 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.87%) Nagios
8 3 (0.87%) vMotion
9 2 (0.58%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.58%) logstash
9 2 (0.58%) Nessus
9 2 (0.58%) Oozie
9 2 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (31.50%) Oracle
2 85 (24.57%) Google
3 29 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.78%) Splunk
5 17 (4.91%) IBM
6 14 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.18%) Cloudera
8 10 (2.89%) BEA
8 10 (2.89%) VMware
9 9 (2.60%) Databricks
9 9 (2.60%) SAP
10 7 (2.02%) ForgeRock
10 7 (2.02%) Sybase
11 6 (1.73%) LogicMonitor
12 5 (1.45%) Cisco
12 5 (1.45%) Confluent
12 5 (1.45%) MapR
12 5 (1.45%) Tableau
12 5 (1.45%) Twitter
12 5 (1.45%) WSO2