Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 183 175
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing Apache 1,344 1,228 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.46% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.93% 8.53% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 825 1,013
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £306
90th Percentile £650 £620 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £484 £438
% change year-on-year +3.36% +10.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 15
England median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £14.63 £37.75 £28.00
90th Percentile £80.73 £48.25 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -24.38% +6.67% +15.24%

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 15,056 14,398 17,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.45% 17.11% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,062 9,339 11,442
England median daily rate £450 £437 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.97% +2.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £603 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 344 421
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.86% -0.85% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.31 £19.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% -4.88% +7.89%

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 June 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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -6 710 £525 +2.44% 155
South East -22 246 £480 +6.67% 82
North of England +46 193 £431 +7.63% 73
North West +20 86 £415 +3.75% 51
Midlands +23 83 £425 +6.25% 34
Yorkshire +19 74 £450 +9.76% 21
East of England -18 70 £450 - 28
West Midlands -14 43 £425 -11.76% 24
East Midlands +17 40 £450 +46.34% 9
South West -33 38 £410 -4.65% 43
North East +14 33 £400 +4.58% 1
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 713 (53.05%) Java
2 684 (50.89%) Linux
3 576 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 397 (29.54%) Amazon AWS
5 396 (29.46%) Jenkins
6 390 (29.02%) Python
7 386 (28.72%) Git (software)
8 346 (25.74%) Apache Spark
9 337 (25.07%) Tomcat
10 326 (24.26%) Kafka
11 317 (23.59%) Big Data
12 313 (23.29%) Unix
13 312 (23.21%) SQL
14 310 (23.07%) Docker
15 306 (22.77%) Spring
16 291 (21.65%) DevOps
17 287 (21.35%) TDD
18 281 (20.91%) Hadoop
19 254 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
20 249 (18.53%) JavaScript
21 246 (18.30%) MySQL
22 233 (17.34%) REST
23 232 (17.26%) Oracle
24 222 (16.52%) Scala
25 219 (16.29%) Scrum
26 209 (15.55%) NoSQL
27 202 (15.03%) Finance
28 200 (14.88%) Web Services
29 191 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
30 189 (14.06%) Puppet

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
1 346 (25.74%) Apache Spark
2 337 (25.07%) Tomcat
3 142 (10.57%) nginx
4 128 (9.52%) JBoss
5 120 (8.93%) IIS
6 91 (6.77%) WebSphere
7 82 (6.10%) WebLogic
8 78 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
9 54 (4.02%) Confluence
10 52 (3.87%) Apache Pig
11 43 (3.20%) Jetty
12 30 (2.23%) CMS
12 30 (2.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 29 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
14 27 (2.01%) Apache Airflow
15 26 (1.93%) Apache Solr
16 25 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
17 23 (1.71%) Mongrel
17 23 (1.71%) Mule
18 20 (1.49%) GemFire
Applications
1 22 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.82%) SPSS
4 7 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.30%) Windchill
8 3 (0.22%) CATIA
8 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.15%) Pipeline Pilot
10 1 (0.074%) HipChat
10 1 (0.074%) Shockwave
10 1 (0.074%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (1.71%) Magento
2 6 (0.45%) ENOVIA
3 4 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.22%) DELMIA
4 3 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.22%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.074%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 397 (29.54%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (6.99%) GitHub
4 82 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (3.05%) PaaS
7 34 (2.53%) Amazon S3
8 32 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (2.31%) Amazon Kinesis
9 31 (2.31%) Serverless
10 28 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
11 25 (1.86%) Amazon EMR
12 21 (1.56%) Google App Engine
12 21 (1.56%) OpenShift
13 18 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (1.34%) SaaS
13 18 (1.34%) Slack
14 16 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 15 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
16 12 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 185 (13.76%) HTTP
2 117 (8.71%) TCP/IP
3 104 (7.74%) SSL
4 87 (6.47%) DNS
5 85 (6.32%) Firewall
6 44 (3.27%) FTP
7 36 (2.68%) DHCP
8 35 (2.60%) VPN
9 32 (2.38%) Internet
10 31 (2.31%) SAN
10 31 (2.31%) SSH
11 21 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
12 20 (1.49%) WAN
13 19 (1.41%) IPsec
14 17 (1.26%) Kerberos
15 16 (1.19%) Network Security
15 16 (1.19%) SMTP
16 15 (1.12%) VoIP
17 11 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (23.59%) Big Data
2 281 (20.91%) Hadoop
3 246 (18.30%) MySQL
4 209 (15.55%) NoSQL
5 191 (14.21%) PostgreSQL
6 171 (12.72%) MongoDB
7 165 (12.28%) Apache Hive
8 162 (12.05%) SQL Server
9 142 (10.57%) Relational Database
10 119 (8.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 112 (8.33%) HBase
12 83 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
13 53 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
14 52 (3.87%) Impala
15 48 (3.57%) RDBMS
16 45 (3.35%) Sqoop
17 32 (2.38%) BigQuery
18 29 (2.16%) Parquet
19 27 (2.01%) Oracle Database
20 25 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 396 (29.46%) Jenkins
2 386 (28.72%) Git (software)
3 152 (11.31%) JIRA
4 137 (10.19%) JUnit
5 108 (8.04%) Maven
6 94 (6.99%) Subversion
7 75 (5.58%) Gradle
8 54 (4.02%) Cucumber
9 52 (3.87%) Mockito
10 47 (3.50%) Eclipse
11 43 (3.20%) Selenium
12 37 (2.75%) Vagrant
13 34 (2.53%) JMeter
14 33 (2.46%) Artifactory
15 31 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (2.31%) TeamCity
16 30 (2.23%) IntelliJ
17 29 (2.16%) GitLab
17 29 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
18 26 (1.93%) Liquibase
General
1 202 (15.03%) Finance
2 107 (7.96%) Banking
3 35 (2.60%) Investment Banking
4 31 (2.31%) Retail
5 29 (2.16%) Marketing
5 29 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.71%) Front Office
7 14 (1.04%) Legal
8 12 (0.89%) Games
9 11 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.74%) Advertising
11 7 (0.52%) Electronics
11 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.45%) Back Office
13 4 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) Law
14 3 (0.22%) Military
14 3 (0.22%) Publishing
14 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 576 (42.86%) Developer
2 290 (21.58%) Java Developer
3 123 (9.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 108 (8.04%) Architect
5 103 (7.66%) Big Data Developer
6 100 (7.44%) Data Engineer
7 67 (4.99%) Senior Developer
8 61 (4.54%) Administrator
9 52 (3.87%) Big Data Engineer
10 48 (3.57%) Software Engineer
11 45 (3.35%) Systems Administrator
12 43 (3.20%) Data Architect
13 40 (2.98%) Linux Administrator
14 39 (2.90%) Java Engineer
14 39 (2.90%) Linux Engineer
15 37 (2.75%) Python Developer
16 35 (2.60%) AWS Engineer
16 35 (2.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 35 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
17 34 (2.53%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (24.26%) Kafka
2 306 (22.77%) Spring
3 233 (17.34%) REST
4 200 (14.88%) Web Services
5 177 (13.17%) Middleware
6 163 (12.13%) RabbitMQ
7 157 (11.68%) HTML
7 157 (11.68%) JSON
8 149 (11.09%) LAMP
9 145 (10.79%) J2EE
10 142 (10.57%) RESTful
11 134 (9.97%) CSS
12 118 (8.78%) SOAP
12 118 (8.78%) XML
13 110 (8.18%) AngularJS
14 101 (7.51%) Hibernate
15 88 (6.55%) Spring Boot
16 80 (5.95%) Apache Camel
17 68 (5.06%) .NET
17 68 (5.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
1 73 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 63 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
3 43 (3.20%) User Experience
4 39 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 33 (2.46%) Algorithms
6 30 (2.23%) Data Centre
7 28 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 27 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
9 23 (1.71%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.71%) Fintech
9 23 (1.71%) PKI
10 20 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (1.12%) Clustering
12 15 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.04%) Management Information System
14 12 (0.89%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.67%) Replication
16 8 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 684 (50.89%) Linux
2 313 (23.29%) Unix
3 156 (11.61%) Windows
4 130 (9.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 92 (6.85%) CentOS
6 77 (5.73%) Ubuntu
7 69 (5.13%) Windows Server
8 43 (3.20%) Solaris
9 28 (2.08%) Debian
10 24 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (1.19%) Windows 7
13 15 (1.12%) HPUX
14 13 (0.97%) Android
15 11 (0.82%) SUSE
16 10 (0.74%) AIX
17 9 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 6 (0.45%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.45%) Fedora
19 5 (0.37%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (21.65%) DevOps
3 287 (21.35%) TDD
4 254 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
5 219 (16.29%) Scrum
6 176 (13.10%) Microservices
7 175 (13.02%) Open Source
8 168 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 149 (11.09%) Software Engineering
10 138 (10.27%) Analytics
11 127 (9.45%) E-Commerce
12 124 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
13 123 (9.15%) BDD
14 120 (8.93%) OO
15 102 (7.59%) Configuration Management
16 101 (7.51%) ETL
17 98 (7.29%) Machine Learning
18 93 (6.92%) Unit Testing
19 89 (6.62%) Continuous Delivery
20 76 (5.65%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 713 (53.05%) Java
2 390 (29.02%) Python
3 312 (23.21%) SQL
4 249 (18.53%) JavaScript
5 222 (16.52%) Scala
6 165 (12.28%) Bash Shell
7 138 (10.27%) Perl
8 113 (8.41%) Ruby
9 111 (8.26%) Java 8
10 99 (7.37%) PHP
10 99 (7.37%) Shell Script
11 59 (4.39%) Groovy
11 59 (4.39%) PowerShell
12 39 (2.90%) Go
13 31 (2.31%) C#
14 30 (2.23%) C
14 30 (2.23%) R
15 29 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.64%) C++
17 14 (1.04%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 107 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 103 (7.66%) Degree
3 80 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.82%) RHCE
7 9 (0.67%) PhD
8 7 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.37%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.30%) CCSE
11 4 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.30%) ISEB
11 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.22%) CCNA
12 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.22%) OCA
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 36 (2.68%) QA
3 30 (2.23%) GCP
4 19 (1.41%) GDPR
5 9 (0.67%) SLA
6 6 (0.45%) MiFID
7 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.37%) PMO
7 5 (0.37%) TickIT
8 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) ECSS
10 1 (0.074%) EMIR
10 1 (0.074%) PSD2
10 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 310 (23.07%) Docker
2 101 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (5.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 80 (5.95%) HDFS
4 56 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 53 (3.94%) Apache Flume
6 37 (2.75%) Xen
7 19 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 18 (1.34%) NFS
9 15 (1.12%) vSphere
10 14 (1.04%) Squid
11 13 (0.97%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.97%) KVM
11 13 (0.97%) LXC
12 12 (0.89%) VirtualBox
13 10 (0.74%) Postfix
14 9 (0.67%) iptables
14 9 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.60%) Varnish
15 8 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 189 (14.06%) Puppet
2 160 (11.90%) Ansible
3 120 (8.93%) Kubernetes
4 111 (8.26%) Terraform
5 104 (7.74%) Opscode Chef
6 86 (6.40%) Hadoop YARN
7 56 (4.17%) Kibana
8 42 (3.13%) logstash
9 37 (2.75%) Mesos
10 33 (2.46%) Grafana
11 32 (2.38%) Nagios
12 26 (1.93%) HAProxy
13 25 (1.86%) Packer
14 24 (1.79%) Graylog
15 23 (1.71%) CA Single Sign-On
15 23 (1.71%) ZABBIX
16 21 (1.56%) Salt
17 20 (1.49%) Prometheus
18 17 (1.26%) Consul
18 17 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 232 (17.26%) Oracle
2 165 (12.28%) Red Hat
3 141 (10.49%) VMware
4 139 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 104 (7.74%) Google
6 83 (6.18%) IBM
7 75 (5.58%) Cloudera
8 61 (4.54%) Splunk
9 41 (3.05%) MapR
10 40 (2.98%) Hortonworks
11 32 (2.38%) SAP
12 31 (2.31%) Talend
13 27 (2.01%) Cisco
14 25 (1.86%) HP
15 24 (1.79%) ForgeRock
16 23 (1.71%) webMethods
17 22 (1.64%) Adobe
17 22 (1.64%) AppDynamics
18 21 (1.56%) Zend
19 20 (1.49%) CA