Period
to 20 October 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 191 149
Rank change year-on-year -5 -42 +44
Contract jobs citing Apache 1,317 1,279 1,779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.41% 1.40% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.37% 8.33% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 854 1,184
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £350 £306 £313
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £449
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.79% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
England median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% +3.57% -33.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.41 £26.50
90th Percentile £50.05 £40.00 £32.25
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.07% +3.57% -30.66%

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 15,734 15,352 18,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.82% 16.80% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,352 10,122 12,094
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £631 £612 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £420
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 382 475
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.88 £48.75 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% - -

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 2018.

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 -9 720 £565 +7.62% 142
South East +4 246 £450 +5.88% 62
North of England +3 125 £431 +23.00% 74
East of England +21 105 £450 +18.42% 39
Midlands -27 65 £425 +30.77% 31
West Midlands +4 56 £425 -8.11% 16
South West -28 56 £375 -3.85% 47
Yorkshire +13 50 £450 +2.86% 25
North West +3 48 £425 +13.33% 45
North East -12 27 £400 +23.08% 4
East Midlands -22 9 £410 +28.13% 15
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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.

1 709 (53.83%) Linux
2 648 (49.20%) Java
3 427 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
4 382 (29.01%) Git (software)
5 381 (28.93%) Jenkins
6 366 (27.79%) Python
7 362 (27.49%) DevOps
8 357 (27.11%) Unix
9 353 (26.80%) SQL
10 336 (25.51%) Tomcat
11 318 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
12 299 (22.70%) Kafka
13 292 (22.17%) Apache Spark
14 271 (20.58%) Docker
15 262 (19.89%) Ansible
15 262 (19.89%) Spring
16 249 (18.91%) Continuous Integration
17 243 (18.45%) Hadoop
18 242 (18.38%) Oracle
19 236 (17.92%) Big Data
20 229 (17.39%) JavaScript
21 228 (17.31%) Puppet
22 224 (17.01%) MySQL
23 222 (16.86%) TDD
24 218 (16.55%) Finance
25 198 (15.03%) Windows
26 194 (14.73%) Red Hat
27 187 (14.20%) HTTP
28 181 (13.74%) Scala
29 177 (13.44%) Middleware

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
1 336 (25.51%) Tomcat
2 292 (22.17%) Apache Spark
3 165 (12.53%) IIS
4 160 (12.15%) nginx
5 142 (10.78%) JBoss
6 111 (8.43%) Elasticsearch
7 90 (6.83%) WebLogic
8 64 (4.86%) Confluence
9 61 (4.63%) WebSphere
10 40 (3.04%) Jetty
11 30 (2.28%) Mule
12 29 (2.20%) Mongrel
13 26 (1.97%) WordPress
14 25 (1.90%) Apache Solr
14 25 (1.90%) OpenStack
15 21 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
16 20 (1.52%) Apache Pig
17 15 (1.14%) Drupal
17 15 (1.14%) GemFire
17 15 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (2.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 25 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
3 20 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.30%) Windchill
5 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.15%) HipChat
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) SPSS
6 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.076%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.076%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.21%) Magento
2 9 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
5 2 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.076%) Exstream
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.076%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.076%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 318 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 75 (5.69%) GitHub
5 51 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (2.73%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.97%) Amazon EMR
7 26 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (1.97%) PaaS
8 25 (1.90%) Serverless
9 23 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
10 22 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
12 18 (1.37%) Google App Engine
12 18 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
13 17 (1.29%) IaaS
14 16 (1.21%) Google Analytics
15 15 (1.14%) OpenShift
16 13 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 187 (14.20%) HTTP
2 150 (11.39%) SSL
3 144 (10.93%) DNS
4 122 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 106 (8.05%) Firewall
6 51 (3.87%) Internet
7 43 (3.26%) SAN
8 42 (3.19%) DHCP
9 39 (2.96%) Kerberos
10 38 (2.89%) SSH
11 36 (2.73%) FTP
12 33 (2.51%) BIG-IP
13 28 (2.13%) VPN
14 23 (1.75%) IPsec
15 21 (1.59%) iSCSI
16 20 (1.52%) Intranet
17 19 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
18 13 (0.99%) DMZ
18 13 (0.99%) SMTP
18 13 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (18.45%) Hadoop
2 236 (17.92%) Big Data
3 224 (17.01%) MySQL
4 168 (12.76%) PostgreSQL
5 165 (12.53%) SQL Server
6 159 (12.07%) NoSQL
7 149 (11.31%) MongoDB
8 107 (8.12%) Relational Database
9 101 (7.67%) Apache Hive
10 81 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 78 (5.92%) HBase
12 44 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (2.73%) BigQuery
13 36 (2.73%) Impala
14 35 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 35 (2.66%) Data Lake
15 30 (2.28%) Oracle Database
15 30 (2.28%) Redis
16 23 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (1.75%) Presto
Development Applications
1 382 (29.01%) Git (software)
2 381 (28.93%) Jenkins
3 167 (12.68%) JIRA
4 121 (9.19%) Maven
5 103 (7.82%) JUnit
6 92 (6.99%) Subversion
7 64 (4.86%) Cucumber
8 62 (4.71%) Selenium
9 60 (4.56%) Eclipse
10 55 (4.18%) Bitbucket
10 55 (4.18%) Gradle
11 51 (3.87%) Vagrant
12 44 (3.34%) Ant
12 44 (3.34%) IntelliJ
13 42 (3.19%) Artifactory
13 42 (3.19%) TeamCity
14 41 (3.11%) Sonatype Nexus
15 37 (2.81%) JMeter
16 35 (2.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 29 (2.20%) Mockito
General
1 218 (16.55%) Finance
2 141 (10.71%) Banking
3 69 (5.24%) Investment Banking
4 50 (3.80%) Front Office
5 35 (2.66%) Retail
6 31 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.14%) Legal
8 13 (0.99%) Publishing
9 10 (0.76%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.61%) Advertising
10 8 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.53%) Games
11 7 (0.53%) Marketing
11 7 (0.53%) Military
12 5 (0.38%) Electronics
13 4 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.23%) Back Office
15 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 529 (40.17%) Developer
2 273 (20.73%) Java Developer
3 163 (12.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 99 (7.52%) Data Engineer
5 76 (5.77%) Architect
6 74 (5.62%) Senior Developer
7 73 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
8 57 (4.33%) Big Data Engineer
8 57 (4.33%) Software Engineer
9 54 (4.10%) Administrator
10 45 (3.42%) Python Developer
11 43 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 39 (2.96%) Big Data Developer
13 37 (2.81%) Senior Data Engineer
14 36 (2.73%) Java Engineer
14 36 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
15 33 (2.51%) Linux Administrator
16 32 (2.43%) AWS Engineer
16 32 (2.43%) Support Engineer
17 31 (2.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (22.70%) Kafka
2 262 (19.89%) Spring
3 177 (13.44%) Middleware
4 163 (12.38%) LAMP
5 148 (11.24%) HTML
6 146 (11.09%) CSS
6 146 (11.09%) REST
7 144 (10.93%) Web Services
8 143 (10.86%) J2EE
9 129 (9.79%) RabbitMQ
10 118 (8.96%) JSON
11 111 (8.43%) RESTful
12 102 (7.74%) AngularJS
13 98 (7.44%) jQuery
14 95 (7.21%) Hibernate
15 89 (6.76%) SOAP
16 84 (6.38%) Apache Camel
16 84 (6.38%) XML
17 76 (5.77%) Spring Boot
18 73 (5.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.54%) Computer Science
2 69 (5.24%) Linux Command Line
3 66 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (4.25%) PKI
5 39 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 30 (2.28%) Algorithms
6 30 (2.28%) Public Cloud
7 28 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (1.90%) Clustering
8 25 (1.90%) Fintech
8 25 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (1.67%) User Experience
10 18 (1.37%) Replication
11 17 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.29%) Virtual Team
12 15 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.76%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.68%) Equities
15 8 (0.61%) Grid Computing
15 8 (0.61%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 709 (53.83%) Linux
2 357 (27.11%) Unix
3 198 (15.03%) Windows
4 145 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 93 (7.06%) Windows Server
6 87 (6.61%) CentOS
7 66 (5.01%) Solaris
8 55 (4.18%) Ubuntu
9 36 (2.73%) Debian
10 24 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (1.59%) SUSE
11 21 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 16 (1.21%) AIX
13 16 (1.21%) Fedora
14 9 (0.68%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.38%) FreeBSD
16 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (27.49%) DevOps
3 249 (18.91%) Continuous Integration
4 222 (16.86%) TDD
5 172 (13.06%) Scrum
6 133 (10.10%) Software Engineering
7 132 (10.02%) Open Source
8 127 (9.64%) Test Automation
9 121 (9.19%) BDD
10 119 (9.04%) Microservices
10 119 (9.04%) OO
11 114 (8.66%) Configuration Management
12 111 (8.43%) Analytics
13 108 (8.20%) ITIL
14 100 (7.59%) Unit Testing
15 90 (6.83%) Problem-Solving
16 89 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
17 81 (6.15%) Kanban
18 67 (5.09%) Project Management
19 66 (5.01%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 648 (49.20%) Java
2 366 (27.79%) Python
3 353 (26.80%) SQL
4 229 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 181 (13.74%) Scala
6 158 (12.00%) Perl
7 137 (10.40%) Bash Shell
8 131 (9.95%) PHP
9 119 (9.04%) Ruby
10 102 (7.74%) Java 8
11 101 (7.67%) Shell Script
12 80 (6.07%) C#
13 50 (3.80%) PowerShell
14 49 (3.72%) Groovy
15 31 (2.35%) C++
16 30 (2.28%) C
17 25 (1.90%) T-SQL
18 21 (1.59%) Go
19 17 (1.29%) Clojure
19 17 (1.29%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 105 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 81 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 64 (4.86%) Degree
4 31 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.46%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.30%) CCSE
8 4 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (0.30%) RHCE
9 3 (0.23%) CCNA
9 3 (0.23%) CISSP
9 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.20%) QA
2 13 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 13 (0.99%) MiFID
3 11 (0.84%) GDPR
3 11 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.53%) SLA
5 5 (0.38%) EMIR
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.15%) ECSS
7 2 (0.15%) PMO
8 1 (0.076%) GPG13
System Software
1 271 (20.58%) Docker
2 109 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 57 (4.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 56 (4.25%) HDFS
6 38 (2.89%) NFS
7 25 (1.90%) Postfix
8 23 (1.75%) Hyper-V
9 21 (1.59%) Squid
10 20 (1.52%) Apache Flume
10 20 (1.52%) Xen
11 17 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
12 16 (1.21%) vSphere
13 15 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (1.14%) VirtualBox
14 11 (0.84%) vCloud
15 9 (0.68%) KVM
16 8 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (0.53%) iptables
17 7 (0.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 262 (19.89%) Ansible
2 228 (17.31%) Puppet
3 161 (12.22%) Kubernetes
4 133 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
5 96 (7.29%) Terraform
6 86 (6.53%) Kibana
7 68 (5.16%) Nagios
8 64 (4.86%) logstash
9 56 (4.25%) Hadoop YARN
10 45 (3.42%) Grafana
10 45 (3.42%) Single Sign-On
11 39 (2.96%) Salt
12 38 (2.89%) Mesos
13 34 (2.58%) CA Single Sign-On
14 29 (2.20%) ITRS Geneos
14 29 (2.20%) Rancher
15 26 (1.97%) ZABBIX
16 23 (1.75%) Packer
17 22 (1.67%) Graylog
18 21 (1.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 242 (18.38%) Oracle
2 194 (14.73%) Red Hat
3 155 (11.77%) Microsoft
4 150 (11.39%) VMware
5 97 (7.37%) Google
6 66 (5.01%) Splunk
7 51 (3.87%) IBM
8 44 (3.34%) webMethods
9 38 (2.89%) F5
10 33 (2.51%) ServiceNow
11 31 (2.35%) Cisco
12 28 (2.13%) NetApp
13 26 (1.97%) Cloudera
13 26 (1.97%) SAP
14 25 (1.90%) Adobe
15 23 (1.75%) AppDynamics
15 23 (1.75%) BMC
16 21 (1.59%) CA
16 21 (1.59%) Citrix
16 21 (1.59%) Hortonworks