Period
to 25 March 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 25 March 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 196 169
Rank change year-on-year -15 -27 +16
Contract jobs citing Apache 1,163 1,293 1,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.39% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.14% 8.46% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 895 937
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £350 £351 £315
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 2
England median hourly rate £35.00 £65.00 £63.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +1.96% +41.67%
10th Percentile £24.80 £21.49 £32.63
90th Percentile £47.20 £80.73 £101.88
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £65.00 £63.75
% change year-on-year -46.15% +1.96% +41.67%

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 14,281 15,283 15,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.19% 16.43% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,323 10,198 9,861
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £296 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 330 312
England median hourly rate £18.73 £18.80 £19.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.37% -5.14% -0.94%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.78
90th Percentile £47.92 £47.83 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.64 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.35% -1.92% -7.32%

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -2 648 £550 +7.32% 48
South East -12 248 £475 - 9
North of England -35 114 £444 +3.20% 16
South West 0 65 £425 -10.53% 11
North West -20 59 £413 -0.60% 8
Midlands -13 52 £470 -3.59% 14
Yorkshire -6 46 £475 +5.56% 4
East of England -16 31 £550 +15.79% 4
West Midlands -19 28 £500 -2.44% 4
East Midlands -8 23 £450 -5.26% 10
North East -8 9 £300 -38.52% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 584 (50.21%) Linux
2 547 (47.03%) Java
3 426 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
4 373 (32.07%) Python
5 337 (28.98%) Git (software)
6 332 (28.55%) Jenkins
7 316 (27.17%) DevOps
8 295 (25.37%) Apache Spark
9 294 (25.28%) Tomcat
10 293 (25.19%) SQL
11 290 (24.94%) Amazon AWS
12 266 (22.87%) Continuous Integration
13 263 (22.61%) Big Data
14 236 (20.29%) Unix
15 215 (18.49%) JavaScript
15 215 (18.49%) Puppet
16 213 (18.31%) Kafka
16 213 (18.31%) Docker
17 207 (17.80%) Hadoop
17 207 (17.80%) Finance
18 200 (17.20%) Oracle
19 199 (17.11%) Spring
20 195 (16.77%) nginx
21 186 (15.99%) TDD
22 180 (15.48%) Ansible
23 178 (15.31%) MySQL
23 178 (15.31%) CSS
24 172 (14.79%) Open Source
25 171 (14.70%) Windows
26 166 (14.27%) XML

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
1 295 (25.37%) Apache Spark
2 294 (25.28%) Tomcat
3 195 (16.77%) nginx
4 157 (13.50%) IIS
5 106 (9.11%) Elasticsearch
6 105 (9.03%) JBoss
7 85 (7.31%) WebLogic
8 79 (6.79%) WebSphere
9 62 (5.33%) Jetty
10 56 (4.82%) Mongrel
11 42 (3.61%) Apache Airflow
12 40 (3.44%) Confluence
13 33 (2.84%) Jupyter
14 29 (2.49%) CMS
15 28 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
16 25 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 21 (1.81%) Apache Pig
18 17 (1.46%) Mule
18 17 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 15 (1.29%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 31 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 29 (2.49%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) HipChat
5 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.086%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.34%) Magento
3 3 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.086%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 290 (24.94%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (11.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 105 (9.03%) GitHub
5 104 (8.94%) Amazon EC2
6 73 (6.28%) Amazon S3
7 59 (5.07%) Google App Engine
8 36 (3.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 34 (2.92%) Serverless
10 30 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 29 (2.49%) PaaS
12 27 (2.32%) Amazon SQS
12 27 (2.32%) Google Analytics
13 26 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
14 25 (2.15%) AWS CloudTrail
15 24 (2.06%) Amazon Glacier
16 23 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
16 23 (1.98%) OpenShift
16 23 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 21 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 163 (14.02%) HTTP
2 140 (12.04%) TCP/IP
3 135 (11.61%) SSL
4 118 (10.15%) DNS
5 79 (6.79%) DHCP
6 61 (5.25%) IPsec
7 57 (4.90%) FTP
8 43 (3.70%) Firewall
9 36 (3.10%) Internet
10 27 (2.32%) Kerberos
11 22 (1.89%) SAN
12 20 (1.72%) iSCSI
13 13 (1.12%) VPN
14 11 (0.95%) DMZ
14 11 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
14 11 (0.95%) SSH
15 10 (0.86%) BIG-IP
15 10 (0.86%) WAN
16 9 (0.77%) SMTP
17 8 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (22.61%) Big Data
2 207 (17.80%) Hadoop
3 178 (15.31%) MySQL
4 149 (12.81%) SQL Server
5 144 (12.38%) NoSQL
6 135 (11.61%) MongoDB
7 99 (8.51%) Relational Database
8 83 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
9 77 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 68 (5.85%) Apache Hive
11 59 (5.07%) HBase
12 47 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
12 47 (4.04%) Parquet
13 41 (3.53%) Data Lake
14 40 (3.44%) Impala
15 39 (3.35%) GIS
16 36 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (2.75%) Redis
18 26 (2.24%) Geospatial Data
19 23 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 337 (28.98%) Git (software)
2 332 (28.55%) Jenkins
3 115 (9.89%) JIRA
4 85 (7.31%) JUnit
5 66 (5.67%) Subversion
6 65 (5.59%) Selenium
7 61 (5.25%) Maven
8 59 (5.07%) Gradle
9 55 (4.73%) Travis CI
10 51 (4.39%) Cucumber
11 48 (4.13%) gulp
12 46 (3.96%) Eclipse
13 45 (3.87%) IntelliJ
14 42 (3.61%) Grunt
15 37 (3.18%) Ant
16 34 (2.92%) Mockito
17 30 (2.58%) Gatling
18 28 (2.41%) Karma Test Runner
18 28 (2.41%) Mercurial
19 27 (2.32%) Sublime Text
General
1 207 (17.80%) Finance
2 107 (9.20%) Banking
3 53 (4.56%) Front Office
4 38 (3.27%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.01%) Marketing
6 24 (2.06%) Retail
7 20 (1.72%) Legal
8 16 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 10 (0.86%) Publishing
9 10 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.60%) Advertising
10 7 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.52%) Law
12 5 (0.43%) Electronics
13 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Military
15 1 (0.086%) Billing
15 1 (0.086%) Games
Job Titles
1 459 (39.47%) Developer
2 221 (19.00%) Java Developer
3 121 (10.40%) Data Engineer
4 108 (9.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 82 (7.05%) Architect
6 76 (6.53%) Big Data Engineer
7 61 (5.25%) Senior Developer
8 54 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
9 48 (4.13%) Python Engineer
10 41 (3.53%) Administrator
11 40 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
12 34 (2.92%) Big Data Developer
13 31 (2.67%) Apache Spark Developer
13 31 (2.67%) Scala Developer
14 30 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 29 (2.49%) Applications Engineer
15 29 (2.49%) PHP Developer
16 27 (2.32%) Java Engineer
17 26 (2.24%) Analyst
17 26 (2.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (18.31%) Kafka
2 199 (17.11%) Spring
3 178 (15.31%) CSS
4 166 (14.27%) XML
5 163 (14.02%) HTML
6 162 (13.93%) J2EE
7 157 (13.50%) REST
8 149 (12.81%) JSON
9 140 (12.04%) Middleware
10 125 (10.75%) SOAP
11 124 (10.66%) jQuery
12 112 (9.63%) Apache NiFi
13 110 (9.46%) .NET
14 101 (8.68%) Web Services
15 99 (8.51%) LAMP
16 91 (7.82%) Node.js
17 90 (7.74%) Servlets
18 88 (7.57%) AngularJS
19 87 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
20 74 (6.36%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.28%) Virtual Team
2 46 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.87%) Linux Command Line
4 40 (3.44%) Data Centre
5 39 (3.35%) Data Structures
6 38 (3.27%) PKI
7 30 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
8 27 (2.32%) User Experience
9 23 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.63%) Credit Risk
11 18 (1.55%) Derivative
12 17 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.46%) Market Risk
12 17 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
13 15 (1.29%) Social Media
14 13 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.12%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 584 (50.21%) Linux
2 236 (20.29%) Unix
3 171 (14.70%) Windows
4 84 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (5.42%) Windows Server
6 50 (4.30%) Ubuntu
7 21 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.55%) CentOS
9 12 (1.03%) Debian
9 12 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.95%) AIX
10 11 (0.95%) SUSE
11 8 (0.69%) HPUX
11 8 (0.69%) Solaris
11 8 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.17%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (27.17%) DevOps
3 266 (22.87%) Continuous Integration
4 186 (15.99%) TDD
5 172 (14.79%) Open Source
6 159 (13.67%) Microservices
7 152 (13.07%) Configuration Management
8 142 (12.21%) Analytics
9 137 (11.78%) Scrum
10 113 (9.72%) Test Automation
11 105 (9.03%) Data Science
12 100 (8.60%) ITIL
13 88 (7.57%) BDD
13 88 (7.57%) Software Engineering
13 88 (7.57%) Unit Testing
14 84 (7.22%) Coaching
15 81 (6.96%) Data Modelling
16 80 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
17 79 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
18 77 (6.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 547 (47.03%) Java
2 373 (32.07%) Python
3 293 (25.19%) SQL
4 215 (18.49%) JavaScript
5 129 (11.09%) Bash Shell
6 112 (9.63%) Java 8
7 104 (8.94%) Ruby
7 104 (8.94%) Scala
8 99 (8.51%) PHP
9 98 (8.43%) Perl
10 87 (7.48%) Shell Script
11 45 (3.87%) C#
12 36 (3.10%) Groovy
13 31 (2.67%) PowerShell
14 27 (2.32%) Haskell
15 20 (1.72%) R
16 19 (1.63%) C++
17 15 (1.29%) C
17 15 (1.29%) Go
18 14 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 155 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 119 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 75 (6.45%) Degree
4 32 (2.75%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 22 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
8 12 (1.03%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.52%) PhD
11 5 (0.43%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.43%) MCSE
11 5 (0.43%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.26%) MCP
13 3 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.17%) CCNA
14 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.17%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.35%) QA
2 25 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.95%) GDPR
4 7 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.60%) SLA
5 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.086%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.086%) EMIR
6 1 (0.086%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.086%) MiFID
System Software
1 213 (18.31%) Docker
2 110 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (6.02%) HDFS
4 66 (5.67%) Active Directory
5 60 (5.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 57 (4.90%) Xen
7 30 (2.58%) NFS
8 23 (1.98%) vSphere
9 19 (1.63%) Shibboleth
10 16 (1.38%) Apache Flume
11 15 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (1.12%) Squid
13 12 (1.03%) Varnish
14 11 (0.95%) Hyper-V
15 9 (0.77%) KVM
16 8 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
16 8 (0.69%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
18 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 5 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 215 (18.49%) Puppet
2 180 (15.48%) Ansible
3 152 (13.07%) Kubernetes
4 89 (7.65%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (5.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 61 (5.25%) Terraform
7 45 (3.87%) Kibana
7 45 (3.87%) Single Sign-On
8 41 (3.53%) Grafana
9 31 (2.67%) ITRS Geneos
10 27 (2.32%) Nagios
11 26 (2.24%) CA Single Sign-On
12 19 (1.63%) HAProxy
13 16 (1.38%) logstash
14 13 (1.12%) Forum Sentry
14 13 (1.12%) SCCM
15 12 (1.03%) Oozie
15 12 (1.03%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.95%) Rancher
16 11 (0.95%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 200 (17.20%) Oracle
2 163 (14.02%) Microsoft
3 160 (13.76%) Google
4 132 (11.35%) VMware
5 102 (8.77%) Red Hat
6 49 (4.21%) Adobe
7 32 (2.75%) ServiceNow
8 31 (2.67%) Splunk
8 31 (2.67%) webMethods
9 29 (2.49%) F5
10 26 (2.24%) Axway
11 24 (2.06%) Cisco
12 22 (1.89%) Atlassian
13 21 (1.81%) Cloudera
13 21 (1.81%) HP
14 19 (1.63%) Hortonworks
14 19 (1.63%) IBM
15 18 (1.55%) Tableau
16 17 (1.46%) Sybase
17 15 (1.29%) EMC