Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 148 192
Rank change year-on-year -39 +44 -57
Contract jobs citing Apache 1279 1779 1388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.81% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.36% 9.71% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1184 934
England median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £283
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £449 £420
% change year-on-year +5.79% +6.90% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 37
England median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -33.33% +40.00%
10th Percentile £13.41 £26.50 £30.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £32.25 £49.00
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +3.57% -30.66% +34.60%

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 15301 18329 18764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 18.62% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10084 12076 12024
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £228
90th Percentile £606 £588 £573
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 475 572
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.26
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.60 £42.75
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -48 722 £525 +10.53% 74
South East -42 228 £425 +3.03% 33
North of England -32 96 £350 -10.26% 23
East of England -20 87 £380 -9.52% 10
Midlands +28 74 £325 -27.78% 10
South West 0 63 £390 +4.00% 16
North East +35 43 £325 +0.78% 2
East Midlands +18 36 £320 -26.86% 3
West Midlands 0 36 £463 -1.60% 7
North West -42 33 £375 -11.76% 14
Yorkshire -8 17 £438 +2.94% 7
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 705 (55.12%) Linux
2 671 (52.46%) Java
3 514 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
4 405 (31.67%) Tomcat
5 343 (26.82%) DevOps
6 331 (25.88%) Git (software)
7 324 (25.33%) Python
8 323 (25.25%) Unix
9 304 (23.77%) JavaScript
10 292 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
11 278 (21.74%) SQL
12 268 (20.95%) Jenkins
13 263 (20.56%) MySQL
14 262 (20.48%) Oracle
15 256 (20.02%) Big Data
16 248 (19.39%) Hadoop
17 244 (19.08%) Docker
18 243 (19.00%) Apache Spark
19 237 (18.53%) HTML
20 230 (17.98%) TDD
20 230 (17.98%) Puppet
21 227 (17.75%) Finance
22 220 (17.20%) Spring
23 219 (17.12%) CSS
24 214 (16.73%) Scrum
25 211 (16.50%) Open Source
26 207 (16.18%) JBoss
27 204 (15.95%) Red Hat
28 203 (15.87%) TCP/IP
29 200 (15.64%) Web Services

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
1 405 (31.67%) Tomcat
2 243 (19.00%) Apache Spark
3 207 (16.18%) JBoss
4 163 (12.74%) nginx
5 145 (11.34%) WebLogic
6 125 (9.77%) IIS
7 118 (9.23%) Elasticsearch
8 58 (4.53%) iPlanet
9 56 (4.38%) Oracle Application Server
10 55 (4.30%) Confluence
11 53 (4.14%) WebSphere
12 44 (3.44%) CMS
13 42 (3.28%) Apache Solr
14 29 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 29 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 25 (1.95%) WordPress
16 22 (1.72%) Drupal
16 22 (1.72%) OpenStack
16 22 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
17 21 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (0.94%) Chatbot
4 11 (0.86%) SPSS
5 10 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.31%) Stata
9 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.078%) HipChat
10 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (2.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 9 (0.70%) Magento
3 8 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.16%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.16%) RMDS
7 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.078%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 292 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
4 49 (3.83%) Amazon S3
5 46 (3.60%) GitHub
6 44 (3.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 37 (2.89%) PaaS
8 30 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 27 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 25 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (1.88%) SaaS
12 23 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
13 20 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
13 20 (1.56%) IaaS
14 17 (1.33%) Route 53
15 15 (1.17%) Google App Engine
16 13 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.02%) npm
16 13 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 203 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 177 (13.84%) Firewall
3 172 (13.45%) HTTP
4 150 (11.73%) DNS
5 146 (11.42%) SSL
6 72 (5.63%) LDAP
7 51 (3.99%) SAN
8 37 (2.89%) VPN
9 36 (2.81%) DHCP
10 32 (2.50%) Internet
10 32 (2.50%) Kerberos
11 31 (2.42%) BIG-IP
12 30 (2.35%) FTP
13 27 (2.11%) NAS
14 26 (2.03%) WAN
15 22 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 22 (1.72%) IPsec
15 22 (1.72%) SSH
16 21 (1.64%) Network Security
17 20 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (20.56%) MySQL
2 256 (20.02%) Big Data
3 248 (19.39%) Hadoop
4 124 (9.70%) NoSQL
5 122 (9.54%) MongoDB
6 118 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
7 109 (8.52%) SQL Server
8 95 (7.43%) Relational Database
9 90 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 87 (6.80%) HBase
11 72 (5.63%) Apache Hive
12 36 (2.81%) Flink
13 34 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (2.35%) Impala
15 29 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
15 29 (2.27%) RDBMS
16 27 (2.11%) Oracle Database
17 23 (1.80%) Redis
18 13 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 13 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 331 (25.88%) Git (software)
2 268 (20.95%) Jenkins
3 126 (9.85%) JIRA
4 125 (9.77%) Maven
5 122 (9.54%) JUnit
6 109 (8.52%) Subversion
7 64 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 53 (4.14%) Mockito
9 51 (3.99%) Bitbucket
10 46 (3.60%) Selenium
11 43 (3.36%) IntelliJ
12 41 (3.21%) Cucumber
12 41 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
13 40 (3.13%) Ant
14 38 (2.97%) TeamCity
15 35 (2.74%) Gradle
16 34 (2.66%) Artifactory
17 28 (2.19%) Vagrant
18 27 (2.11%) Mercurial
19 26 (2.03%) Grunt
General
1 227 (17.75%) Finance
2 116 (9.07%) Banking
3 49 (3.83%) Marketing
4 45 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.89%) Investment Banking
6 33 (2.58%) Retail
7 22 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.56%) Electronics
9 18 (1.41%) Billing
9 18 (1.41%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.33%) Front Office
11 15 (1.17%) Games
12 14 (1.09%) Publishing
13 8 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.47%) Legal
15 5 (0.39%) Advertising
16 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Law
16 2 (0.16%) Local Government
16 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 497 (38.86%) Developer
2 208 (16.26%) Java Developer
3 156 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 71 (5.55%) Data Engineer
5 67 (5.24%) Administrator
5 67 (5.24%) Scala Developer
6 62 (4.85%) Consultant
7 61 (4.77%) Senior Developer
8 59 (4.61%) Big Data Engineer
9 58 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
10 56 (4.38%) PHP Developer
11 55 (4.30%) Java Engineer
12 53 (4.14%) AWS Engineer
13 51 (3.99%) Big Data Developer
13 51 (3.99%) Unix Engineer
14 50 (3.91%) Architect
15 42 (3.28%) Linux Administrator
15 42 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
16 39 (3.05%) AWS DevOps
17 37 (2.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (18.53%) HTML
2 220 (17.20%) Spring
3 219 (17.12%) CSS
4 200 (15.64%) J2EE
4 200 (15.64%) Web Services
5 173 (13.53%) REST
6 162 (12.67%) Kafka
7 152 (11.88%) LAMP
8 151 (11.81%) XML
9 139 (10.87%) JSON
10 119 (9.30%) AngularJS
11 118 (9.23%) RESTful
12 116 (9.07%) jQuery
13 114 (8.91%) HTML5
14 112 (8.76%) Middleware
15 94 (7.35%) SOAP
16 88 (6.88%) Apache Camel
17 85 (6.65%) Ajax
18 83 (6.49%) .NET
19 80 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.49%) Clustering
2 69 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 68 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 52 (4.07%) Algorithms
6 51 (3.99%) Virtual Team
7 44 (3.44%) Linux Command Line
8 26 (2.03%) PKI
9 22 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
10 21 (1.64%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.49%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.33%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.25%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.17%) Grid Computing
14 15 (1.17%) User Experience
15 14 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.09%) Replication
15 14 (1.09%) Social Media
16 12 (0.94%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 705 (55.12%) Linux
2 323 (25.25%) Unix
3 186 (14.54%) Windows
4 146 (11.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 112 (8.76%) Solaris
6 76 (5.94%) CentOS
7 71 (5.55%) AIX
8 66 (5.16%) HPUX
9 64 (5.00%) Windows Server
10 58 (4.53%) SUSE
11 53 (4.14%) Ubuntu
12 29 (2.27%) Debian
13 18 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.78%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.63%) Android
16 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.55%) CoreOS
18 6 (0.47%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (26.82%) DevOps
3 230 (17.98%) TDD
4 214 (16.73%) Scrum
5 211 (16.50%) Open Source
6 178 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 144 (11.26%) Configuration Management
8 129 (10.09%) Load Balancing
9 127 (9.93%) Microservices
10 122 (9.54%) Test Automation
11 102 (7.97%) ITIL
12 97 (7.58%) Unit Testing
13 93 (7.27%) Software Engineering
14 91 (7.11%) High Availability
15 89 (6.96%) BDD
16 85 (6.65%) ETL
17 84 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
18 80 (6.25%) Analytics
18 80 (6.25%) E-Commerce
18 80 (6.25%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 671 (52.46%) Java
2 324 (25.33%) Python
3 304 (23.77%) JavaScript
4 278 (21.74%) SQL
5 174 (13.60%) Bash Shell
6 161 (12.59%) Scala
7 148 (11.57%) PHP
8 141 (11.02%) Perl
9 114 (8.91%) Shell Script
10 105 (8.21%) Ruby
11 61 (4.77%) Groovy
12 52 (4.07%) C#
13 39 (3.05%) C++
14 37 (2.89%) C
15 31 (2.42%) PowerShell
16 26 (2.03%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 21 (1.64%) Go
19 19 (1.49%) Korn
20 18 (1.41%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 183 (14.31%) Security Cleared
2 143 (11.18%) SC Cleared
3 78 (6.10%) Degree
4 28 (2.19%) RHCE
5 20 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.49%) CISSP
6 19 (1.49%) RHCSA
7 13 (1.02%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.86%) MCSE
8 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.63%) PMP
11 7 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.47%) CISM
13 5 (0.39%) CCIE
13 5 (0.39%) EMC Certification
13 5 (0.39%) GCIH
13 5 (0.39%) GIAC
13 5 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.46%) QA
2 20 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.94%) SLA
5 7 (0.55%) AS 2805
5 7 (0.55%) ISO 8583
5 7 (0.55%) MiFID
6 4 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.23%) GCP
7 3 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.23%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.16%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.16%) WAI
8 2 (0.16%) WCAG
9 1 (0.078%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.078%) HL7
9 1 (0.078%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 244 (19.08%) Docker
2 89 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (5.86%) HDFS
4 41 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 39 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 38 (2.97%) Active Directory
7 35 (2.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 33 (2.58%) KVM
9 32 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (1.80%) Squid
11 22 (1.72%) Apache Flume
11 22 (1.72%) Samba
12 21 (1.64%) Xen
13 18 (1.41%) Postfix
14 17 (1.33%) vCloud
15 16 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (1.09%) iptables
17 9 (0.70%) NFS
17 9 (0.70%) Varnish
18 8 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 230 (17.98%) Puppet
2 169 (13.21%) Ansible
3 112 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
4 89 (6.96%) Kubernetes
5 73 (5.71%) Kibana
6 65 (5.08%) logstash
7 64 (5.00%) Terraform
8 55 (4.30%) Nagios
9 40 (3.13%) Grafana
10 37 (2.89%) ZABBIX
11 34 (2.66%) Hadoop YARN
11 34 (2.66%) HAProxy
12 31 (2.42%) Oozie
13 24 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
13 24 (1.88%) Rancher
14 20 (1.56%) Mesos
15 16 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
15 16 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
15 16 (1.25%) Sysdig
16 15 (1.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 262 (20.48%) Oracle
2 204 (15.95%) Red Hat
3 162 (12.67%) VMware
4 85 (6.65%) F5
5 81 (6.33%) Microsoft
6 77 (6.02%) Cisco
7 73 (5.71%) Sun
8 66 (5.16%) Google
9 63 (4.93%) IBM
10 53 (4.14%) HP
11 44 (3.44%) Splunk
12 43 (3.36%) Adobe
13 40 (3.13%) Veritas
14 30 (2.35%) webMethods
15 26 (2.03%) Cloudera
15 26 (2.03%) PlateSpin
15 26 (2.03%) WSO2
16 25 (1.95%) SAP
17 23 (1.80%) Citrix
18 16 (1.25%) EMC