Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 194 179
Rank change year-on-year -22 -15 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache 1,067 1,350 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.27% 1.43% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.09% 8.64% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 977 871
England median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £308
90th Percentile £650 £663 £606
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -26.25% +42.86%
10th Percentile £27.35 £15.00 £35.63
90th Percentile £51.25 £73.75 £46.88
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £31.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +28.23% -22.50% +42.86%

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 13,185 15,618 15,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.67% 16.57% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,459 10,333 9,740
England median daily rate £475 £450 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.67% +5.18%
10th Percentile £270 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 368 373
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.65% -0.15%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £51.70 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.28% +2.56% -4.36%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +1 620 £525 -4.55% 88
South East -33 178 £478 +0.53% 55
North of England -55 87 £481 +10.00% 53
Midlands +26 80 £438 +2.94% 40
South West -3 57 £450 +24.57% 38
East Midlands +43 45 £423 -6.11% 18
North West -16 45 £473 +11.18% 28
East of England -34 43 £506 +12.50% 18
Yorkshire -21 37 £500 +11.11% 19
West Midlands +5 35 £500 +17.65% 22
North East -10 5 £400 - 6
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 479 (44.89%) Java
2 465 (43.58%) Linux
2 465 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (37.39%) Python
4 357 (33.46%) Amazon AWS
5 292 (27.37%) DevOps
6 285 (26.71%) Apache Spark
7 280 (26.24%) SQL
8 278 (26.05%) Git (software)
9 277 (25.96%) Jenkins
10 264 (24.74%) Big Data
11 259 (24.27%) JavaScript
12 231 (21.65%) Finance
13 223 (20.90%) Docker
14 199 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 193 (18.09%) MySQL
15 193 (18.09%) Google Cloud Platform
16 182 (17.06%) Scrum
17 175 (16.40%) Ansible
18 171 (16.03%) Tomcat
19 168 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
20 165 (15.46%) Kafka
21 164 (15.37%) TDD
22 163 (15.28%) Unix
23 162 (15.18%) Google
24 157 (14.71%) CSS
25 154 (14.43%) SQL Server
26 152 (14.25%) Oracle
27 151 (14.15%) Spring
28 150 (14.06%) Hadoop

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
1 285 (26.71%) Apache Spark
2 171 (16.03%) Tomcat
3 113 (10.59%) nginx
4 88 (8.25%) Apache Airflow
5 85 (7.97%) JBoss
6 82 (7.69%) IIS
7 72 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
8 63 (5.90%) Confluence
9 54 (5.06%) WebSphere
10 49 (4.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 46 (4.31%) CMS
12 42 (3.94%) WebLogic
13 37 (3.47%) Jetty
14 26 (2.44%) Mongrel
15 25 (2.34%) Apache Solr
16 22 (2.06%) SharePoint
17 21 (1.97%) WordPress
18 20 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
19 17 (1.59%) MS Exchange
20 15 (1.41%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Magento
1 8 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.66%) CSG Singleview
3 6 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.094%) assyst
7 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.094%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.094%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 357 (33.46%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (18.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 118 (11.06%) Amazon EC2
5 110 (10.31%) Amazon S3
6 77 (7.22%) Serverless
7 68 (6.37%) GitHub
8 56 (5.25%) AWS Lambda
9 51 (4.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (4.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 42 (3.94%) Amazon SQS
12 39 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 34 (3.19%) Google App Engine
14 29 (2.72%) AWS CloudTrail
15 27 (2.53%) SaaS
16 26 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
17 25 (2.34%) Amazon ECS
18 24 (2.25%) Amazon Glacier
19 23 (2.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 23 (2.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 101 (9.47%) HTTP
2 79 (7.40%) TCP/IP
3 67 (6.28%) DNS
4 63 (5.90%) SSL
5 36 (3.37%) FTP
6 33 (3.09%) DHCP
7 28 (2.62%) Firewall
8 26 (2.44%) IPsec
9 25 (2.34%) Internet
10 20 (1.87%) SAN
11 17 (1.59%) Kerberos
12 15 (1.41%) VPN
13 12 (1.12%) OpenLDAP
13 12 (1.12%) SMTP
13 12 (1.12%) WAN
14 11 (1.03%) SSH
15 8 (0.75%) AMQP
16 6 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (0.56%) IMAP
16 6 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (24.74%) Big Data
2 193 (18.09%) MySQL
3 154 (14.43%) SQL Server
4 150 (14.06%) Hadoop
5 118 (11.06%) PostgreSQL
6 113 (10.59%) NoSQL
7 97 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 85 (7.97%) MongoDB
9 72 (6.75%) Amazon RDS
10 56 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
11 55 (5.15%) BigQuery
12 49 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 44 (4.12%) Apache Hive
14 43 (4.03%) HBase
15 38 (3.56%) RDBMS
16 35 (3.28%) Data Lake
16 35 (3.28%) Parquet
17 31 (2.91%) Amazon Redshift
18 25 (2.34%) GIS
19 24 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 278 (26.05%) Git (software)
2 277 (25.96%) Jenkins
3 124 (11.62%) JIRA
4 77 (7.22%) Maven
5 67 (6.28%) JUnit
6 60 (5.62%) Mockito
7 52 (4.87%) Subversion
8 50 (4.69%) Selenium
9 45 (4.22%) Bitbucket
10 35 (3.28%) Cucumber
11 29 (2.72%) gulp
12 27 (2.53%) Ant
13 26 (2.44%) Gradle
14 25 (2.34%) IntelliJ
14 25 (2.34%) Mercurial
15 24 (2.25%) Travis CI
16 23 (2.16%) JMeter
17 20 (1.87%) Eclipse
18 19 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 17 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 231 (21.65%) Finance
2 74 (6.94%) Banking
3 38 (3.56%) Marketing
4 29 (2.72%) Investment Banking
5 26 (2.44%) Front Office
5 26 (2.44%) Legal
6 23 (2.16%) Retail
7 17 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.31%) Publishing
9 13 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.12%) Law
11 9 (0.84%) Advertising
12 7 (0.66%) Games
13 6 (0.56%) Billing
14 5 (0.47%) Automotive
15 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.28%) Back Office
16 3 (0.28%) Electronics
16 3 (0.28%) Military
17 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 425 (39.83%) Developer
2 194 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 182 (17.06%) Data Engineer
4 84 (7.87%) Python Engineer
5 81 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 68 (6.37%) Big Data Engineer
7 63 (5.90%) Senior Developer
8 58 (5.44%) Architect
9 53 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
10 40 (3.75%) Consultant
11 36 (3.37%) Java Engineer
12 35 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
13 32 (3.00%) Administrator
13 32 (3.00%) Software Engineer
14 31 (2.91%) AWS Developer
14 31 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 30 (2.81%) Full Stack Developer
15 30 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (2.81%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (15.46%) Kafka
2 157 (14.71%) CSS
3 151 (14.15%) Spring
4 148 (13.87%) HTML
5 130 (12.18%) XML
6 123 (11.53%) REST
7 116 (10.87%) JSON
7 116 (10.87%) Web Services
8 114 (10.68%) jQuery
9 89 (8.34%) SOAP
10 88 (8.25%) Apache NiFi
11 87 (8.15%) J2EE
12 86 (8.06%) Node.js
13 84 (7.87%) PySpark
14 78 (7.31%) Middleware
15 73 (6.84%) AngularJS
15 73 (6.84%) LAMP
16 62 (5.81%) RESTful
17 57 (5.34%) RabbitMQ
18 55 (5.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.69%) Virtual Team
2 42 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 41 (3.84%) PKI
4 36 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.09%) User Experience
6 29 (2.72%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.44%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (2.16%) Social Media
9 22 (2.06%) Public Cloud
10 21 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (1.59%) Cloud Native
11 17 (1.59%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.50%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.31%) Market Risk
14 13 (1.22%) Credit Risk
14 13 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
14 13 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 465 (43.58%) Linux
2 163 (15.28%) Unix
3 115 (10.78%) Windows
4 66 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (3.84%) Ubuntu
6 37 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 31 (2.91%) CentOS
8 25 (2.34%) AIX
9 13 (1.22%) Solaris
10 8 (0.75%) SUSE
10 8 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.66%) HPUX
11 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.28%) Debian
14 2 (0.19%) Android
14 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.19%) Fedora
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (27.37%) DevOps
3 182 (17.06%) Scrum
4 168 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
5 164 (15.37%) TDD
6 144 (13.50%) Microservices
7 136 (12.75%) Data Science
8 117 (10.97%) ETL
9 107 (10.03%) Test Automation
10 105 (9.84%) Analytics
10 105 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 101 (9.47%) Data Engineering
12 95 (8.90%) Migration
13 91 (8.53%) Coaching
13 91 (8.53%) Open Source
14 87 (8.15%) Software Engineering
15 86 (8.06%) Configuration Management
16 78 (7.31%) Machine Learning
17 77 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
18 76 (7.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 479 (44.89%) Java
2 399 (37.39%) Python
3 280 (26.24%) SQL
4 259 (24.27%) JavaScript
5 145 (13.59%) Bash Shell
6 106 (9.93%) PHP
7 97 (9.09%) Scala
8 91 (8.53%) Java 8
9 65 (6.09%) PowerShell
10 62 (5.81%) Shell Script
11 61 (5.72%) Ruby
12 52 (4.87%) Perl
13 30 (2.81%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.72%) C#
15 21 (1.97%) Groovy
15 21 (1.97%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.87%) TypeScript
17 19 (1.78%) C++
18 17 (1.59%) ES6
19 15 (1.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 138 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 85 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 43 (4.03%) Degree
4 32 (3.00%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.94%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 7 (0.66%) PhD
7 7 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (0.47%) ISEB
8 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.47%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.28%) MCSE
10 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.15%) QA
2 25 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.66%) GDPR
5 5 (0.47%) SLA
6 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.094%) EMIR
7 1 (0.094%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.094%) MiFID
7 1 (0.094%) PMO
7 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 223 (20.90%) Docker
2 54 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 54 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.47%) HDFS
4 27 (2.53%) Xen
5 18 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (1.69%) Shibboleth
6 15 (1.41%) NFS
7 14 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.12%) Varnish
8 12 (1.12%) VMware NSX
9 11 (1.03%) Hyper-V
9 11 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.75%) KVM
10 8 (0.75%) vSphere
11 7 (0.66%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.66%) Squid
12 6 (0.56%) Samba
12 6 (0.56%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 175 (16.40%) Ansible
2 138 (12.93%) Kubernetes
3 118 (11.06%) Terraform
4 112 (10.50%) Puppet
5 75 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (3.56%) Hadoop YARN
7 28 (2.62%) Single Sign-On
8 26 (2.44%) HAProxy
9 17 (1.59%) Packer
9 17 (1.59%) SCCM
10 14 (1.31%) WSUS
11 13 (1.22%) Kibana
12 12 (1.12%) Consul
12 12 (1.12%) Nagios
13 11 (1.03%) vCenter Server
13 11 (1.03%) WMI
14 8 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.75%) Mesos
15 7 (0.66%) logstash
16 6 (0.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 162 (15.18%) Google
2 152 (14.25%) Oracle
3 98 (9.18%) Microsoft
4 79 (7.40%) VMware
5 72 (6.75%) Red Hat
6 46 (4.31%) Atlassian
7 45 (4.22%) Adobe
8 40 (3.75%) Databricks
9 31 (2.91%) IBM
10 25 (2.34%) Tableau
11 24 (2.25%) SAP
12 23 (2.16%) F5
13 21 (1.97%) Splunk
14 17 (1.59%) WSO2
15 13 (1.22%) MuleSoft
15 13 (1.22%) Sybase
16 12 (1.12%) EMC
17 11 (1.03%) Hortonworks
17 11 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
18 10 (0.94%) Cisco