Period
to 5 December 2021

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 5 December 2021 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
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 285 187 248
Rank change year-on-year -98 +61 -39
Contract jobs citing Apache 649 448 795
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.92% 1.43% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.23% 9.81% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 335 552
10th Percentile £413 £369 £363
25th Percentile £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £675 £610
90th Percentile £730 £750 £686
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £40.25 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year - +187.50% -68.59%
UK median hourly rate - £40.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -2.33%

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 8,982 4,565 10,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.75% 14.56% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,237 3,110 7,331
10th Percentile £313 £275 £250
25th Percentile £413 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £518 £465 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.40% +3.33% -4.26%
75th Percentile £625 £565 £550
90th Percentile £700 £655 £638
UK median daily rate £510 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 144 237
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.63 £10.60
25th Percentile £16.26 £17.74 £13.75
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.25 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year -11.34% +31.08% -7.50%
75th Percentile £49.13 £46.62 £36.70
90th Percentile £65.00 £61.18 £53.30
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £25.00 £20.83
% change year-on-year -6.72% +20.02% +4.15%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Apache as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache in England.

Daily rate trend for Apache in England

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apache in England

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 5 December 2021. 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 -77 417 £600 +4.35% 85
North of England -51 52 £500 +15.74% 34
South East -82 52 £475 +4.34% 27
South West -26 49 £550 +22.22% 24
North West -50 29 £513 +23.20% 19
Midlands -85 20 £528 +28.00% 20
Yorkshire -32 18 £500 -13.04% 9
East of England -71 16 £530 -7.83% 11
West Midlands -68 15 £530 +24.71% 15
North East - 5 £525 - 6
East Midlands -36 3 £475 +18.75% 4
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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.

1 296 (45.61%) Python
2 280 (43.14%) Java
3 233 (35.90%) Linux
4 228 (35.13%) SQL
5 226 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
6 218 (33.59%) AWS
7 217 (33.44%) DevOps
8 189 (29.12%) Apache Spark
9 151 (23.27%) Azure
10 148 (22.80%) Git (software)
11 128 (19.72%) Kafka
12 127 (19.57%) Kubernetes
13 126 (19.41%) Big Data
14 122 (18.80%) Finance
15 121 (18.64%) Ansible
16 119 (18.34%) Docker
17 117 (18.03%) Terraform
18 115 (17.72%) Jenkins
19 107 (16.49%) Social Skills
20 105 (16.18%) JavaScript
21 103 (15.87%) Software Engineering
22 101 (15.56%) Apache Airflow
23 92 (14.18%) Data Pipeline
24 84 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
24 84 (12.94%) Data Engineering
24 84 (12.94%) Oracle
25 83 (12.79%) Banking
26 81 (12.48%) Tomcat
26 81 (12.48%) Windows
27 80 (12.33%) MySQL

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
1 189 (29.12%) Apache Spark
2 101 (15.56%) Apache Airflow
3 81 (12.48%) Tomcat
4 69 (10.63%) nginx
5 59 (9.09%) IIS
6 37 (5.70%) WebSphere
7 33 (5.08%) JBoss
8 30 (4.62%) Confluence
8 30 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (3.39%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.54%) Jupyter
13 10 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
14 9 (1.39%) MS Exchange
15 8 (1.23%) Appian
15 8 (1.23%) Drupal
16 7 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Magento
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 218 (33.59%) AWS
2 151 (23.27%) Azure
3 76 (11.71%) GCP
4 65 (10.02%) Serverless
5 60 (9.24%) Amazon S3
6 45 (6.93%) GitHub
7 41 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
8 40 (6.16%) AWS Lambda
9 35 (5.39%) IaaS
10 32 (4.93%) SaaS
11 29 (4.47%) OpenShift
11 29 (4.47%) PaaS
12 25 (3.85%) Azure Storage
13 24 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
14 22 (3.39%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 21 (3.24%) AWS CloudFormation
16 19 (2.93%) Azure Active Directory
16 19 (2.93%) Azure Data Factory
17 18 (2.77%) Power Platform
18 16 (2.47%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.47%) DNS
2 49 (7.55%) SSL
3 40 (6.16%) Firewall
4 29 (4.47%) HTTP
5 21 (3.24%) Kerberos
6 17 (2.62%) Internet
7 16 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 14 (2.16%) FTP
9 13 (2.00%) SAN
10 12 (1.85%) VPN
10 12 (1.85%) WAN
11 10 (1.54%) VLAN
12 8 (1.23%) DHCP
12 8 (1.23%) NAS
12 8 (1.23%) Network Security
12 8 (1.23%) SSH
13 7 (1.08%) SNMP
14 6 (0.92%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.92%) SMTP
15 5 (0.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (19.41%) Big Data
2 80 (12.33%) MySQL
3 79 (12.17%) Hadoop
4 64 (9.86%) Apache Ignite
5 61 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (8.47%) NoSQL
7 52 (8.01%) Data Lake
8 48 (7.40%) SQL Server
9 47 (7.24%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (6.93%) Apache Hive
11 39 (6.01%) Relational Database
12 33 (5.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 32 (4.93%) MongoDB
14 31 (4.78%) BigQuery
14 31 (4.78%) Redis
15 28 (4.31%) Amazon Athena
16 26 (4.01%) HBase
17 21 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
18 20 (3.08%) Tableau
19 19 (2.93%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 148 (22.80%) Git (software)
2 115 (17.72%) Jenkins
3 57 (8.78%) JIRA
4 38 (5.86%) GitLab
5 35 (5.39%) Bitbucket
6 32 (4.93%) Maven
7 21 (3.24%) SonarQube
8 18 (2.77%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.47%) Subversion
10 11 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (1.54%) JUnit
12 9 (1.39%) Mockito
12 9 (1.39%) Selenium
13 8 (1.23%) Bitbucket Server
13 8 (1.23%) git-flow
14 7 (1.08%) Artifactory
14 7 (1.08%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.08%) IBM UrbanCode
15 6 (0.92%) Gradle
15 6 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 122 (18.80%) Finance
2 107 (16.49%) Social Skills
3 83 (12.79%) Banking
4 70 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (5.24%) Public Sector
6 27 (4.16%) Marketing
7 24 (3.70%) Front Office
8 21 (3.24%) Investment Banking
9 16 (2.47%) Financial Institution
9 16 (2.47%) Legal
10 13 (2.00%) Publishing
11 12 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
12 11 (1.69%) Retail
13 8 (1.23%) Law
14 7 (1.08%) Documentation Skills
15 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.62%) Electronics
16 4 (0.62%) Games
16 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.46%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 175 (26.96%) Developer
2 130 (20.03%) Data Engineer
3 66 (10.17%) Java Developer
4 55 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 50 (7.70%) AWS Engineer
6 47 (7.24%) Software Engineer
7 44 (6.78%) Python Developer
8 41 (6.32%) Architect
9 32 (4.93%) Consultant
10 26 (4.01%) Python Engineer
11 23 (3.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 22 (3.39%) AWS Developer
12 22 (3.39%) Senior Developer
13 21 (3.24%) AWS Software Engineer
13 21 (3.24%) C++ Developer
13 21 (3.24%) Python Software Engineer
14 20 (3.08%) Azure Engineer
14 20 (3.08%) Platform Engineer
15 19 (2.93%) Administrator
15 19 (2.93%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (19.72%) Kafka
2 67 (10.32%) Web Services
3 56 (8.63%) Apache NiFi
3 56 (8.63%) JSON
4 53 (8.17%) XML
5 52 (8.01%) AngularJS
6 51 (7.86%) HTML
7 50 (7.70%) Spring
8 49 (7.55%) PySpark
8 49 (7.55%) REST
9 43 (6.63%) React
10 42 (6.47%) LDAP
11 41 (6.32%) CSS
11 41 (6.32%) LAMP
12 40 (6.16%) Node.js
13 37 (5.70%) Apache Beam
14 34 (5.24%) Middleware
15 31 (4.78%) RESTful
16 30 (4.62%) .NET
16 30 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.24%) Derivative
2 33 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 24 (3.70%) Fixed Income
4 21 (3.24%) Equities
5 18 (2.77%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.77%) Cloud Native
6 17 (2.62%) PKI
6 17 (2.62%) Public Cloud
7 16 (2.47%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
9 12 (1.85%) iPad
10 11 (1.69%) Clustering
10 11 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.39%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 233 (35.90%) Linux
2 81 (12.48%) Windows
3 76 (11.71%) Unix
4 32 (4.93%) Ubuntu
5 24 (3.70%) CentOS
5 24 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 23 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (1.39%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.23%) Debian
9 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.77%) SUSE
12 4 (0.62%) AIX
12 4 (0.62%) Android
12 4 (0.62%) Solaris
12 4 (0.62%) VMS
13 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (33.44%) DevOps
3 103 (15.87%) Software Engineering
4 92 (14.18%) Data Pipeline
5 84 (12.94%) Data Engineering
5 84 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
6 79 (12.17%) Microservices
7 74 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (10.94%) Analytics
9 60 (9.24%) TDD
10 55 (8.47%) Data Modelling
11 53 (8.17%) Multithreading
12 52 (8.01%) Infrastructure as Code
13 51 (7.86%) Open Source
13 51 (7.86%) Scrum
14 50 (7.70%) Migration
15 49 (7.55%) ETL
15 49 (7.55%) OO
16 45 (6.93%) Unit Testing
17 41 (6.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 296 (45.61%) Python
2 280 (43.14%) Java
3 228 (35.13%) SQL
4 105 (16.18%) JavaScript
5 73 (11.25%) Bash Shell
6 67 (10.32%) Scala
7 45 (6.93%) TypeScript
8 44 (6.78%) PowerShell
9 31 (4.78%) C++
10 30 (4.62%) PHP
11 26 (4.01%) Java 8
11 26 (4.01%) Perl
12 25 (3.85%) Shell Script
13 24 (3.70%) Kotlin
14 16 (2.47%) C#
15 13 (2.00%) Go
16 12 (1.85%) C
17 10 (1.54%) R
18 7 (1.08%) ES6
19 6 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 61 (9.40%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.70%) Degree
4 32 (4.93%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.39%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.08%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.77%) RHCE
10 2 (0.31%) ISEB
10 2 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.31%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.15%) MCSE
11 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.32%) QA
2 17 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.69%) GDPR
4 5 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.77%) SLA
5 4 (0.62%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.46%) NCSC
6 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) NIST
8 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) HL7
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 119 (18.34%) Docker
2 59 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.62%) HDFS
5 15 (2.31%) GridGain
6 12 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (1.23%) NFS
8 8 (1.23%) vSphere
9 5 (0.77%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.46%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (0.46%) Postfix
11 3 (0.46%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.31%) IAG
12 2 (0.31%) Varnish
12 2 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.31%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.15%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 127 (19.57%) Kubernetes
2 121 (18.64%) Ansible
3 117 (18.03%) Terraform
4 47 (7.24%) Puppet
5 23 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.31%) Prometheus
6 15 (2.31%) Single Sign-On
7 13 (2.00%) Grafana
7 13 (2.00%) Packer
8 12 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (1.23%) Consul
9 8 (1.23%) Nagios
10 7 (1.08%) CA Single Sign-On
10 7 (1.08%) HAProxy
10 7 (1.08%) Kibana
11 5 (0.77%) cPanel
11 5 (0.77%) Icinga
11 5 (0.77%) logstash
11 5 (0.77%) Salt
11 5 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (12.94%) Oracle
2 72 (11.09%) Microsoft
3 51 (7.86%) Google
4 49 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 47 (7.24%) Databricks
6 34 (5.24%) VMware
7 23 (3.54%) F5
8 21 (3.24%) IBM
9 20 (3.08%) Cloudera
10 18 (2.77%) Splunk
11 14 (2.16%) SAP
12 13 (2.00%) Adobe
12 13 (2.00%) NetApp
12 13 (2.00%) Sybase
13 11 (1.69%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.69%) Informatica
13 11 (1.69%) ServiceNow
14 9 (1.39%) AppDynamics
14 9 (1.39%) Citrix
14 9 (1.39%) Hortonworks