Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 167 185
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18 -26
Contract jobs citing Apache 1287 1621 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.60% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.66% 8.92% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 1091 917
England median daily rate £490 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £308 £310 £275
90th Percentile £610 £600 £573
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -24.32% +23.33%
10th Percentile £35.63 £26.50 £25.50
90th Percentile £46.88 £32.25 £43.20
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year +42.86% -25.83% +25.83%

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14855 18178 18423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.95% 17.91% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9623 12060 11529
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +2.38% +8.39% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 427 642
England median hourly rate £19.97 £20.00 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.15% +4.02% +9.87%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.00 £42.55
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £20.39 £19.48
% change year-on-year -5.59% +4.68% +11.30%

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 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -32 677 £520 +6.67% 105
South East +21 263 £463 +15.63% 43
North of England -46 108 £395 -7.06% 39
East of England 0 86 £425 +6.25% 13
South West +2 79 £405 +1.25% 12
Midlands +6 61 £400 -10.91% 13
North West -42 40 £400 -5.88% 25
North East +28 39 £350 +7.69% 1
West Midlands +1 31 £500 +6.38% 10
Yorkshire -20 29 £413 -8.33% 13
East Midlands +3 28 £310 -27.06% 3
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 701 (54.47%) Linux
2 685 (53.22%) Java
3 504 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
4 380 (29.53%) Tomcat
5 345 (26.81%) Python
6 340 (26.42%) DevOps
7 324 (25.17%) Git (software)
8 305 (23.70%) Unix
9 302 (23.47%) Jenkins
10 297 (23.08%) SQL
11 280 (21.76%) Oracle
12 272 (21.13%) MySQL
13 271 (21.06%) JavaScript
14 260 (20.20%) Puppet
15 257 (19.97%) JBoss
16 256 (19.89%) Hadoop
17 250 (19.43%) Open Source
18 243 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
19 239 (18.57%) Big Data
20 238 (18.49%) Apache Spark
21 236 (18.34%) HTML
22 235 (18.26%) Spring
22 235 (18.26%) Docker
23 217 (16.86%) Finance
24 211 (16.39%) TDD
25 206 (16.01%) CSS
26 203 (15.77%) HTTP
27 201 (15.62%) J2EE
28 198 (15.38%) Perl
29 197 (15.31%) Continuous Integration

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
1 380 (29.53%) Tomcat
2 257 (19.97%) JBoss
3 238 (18.49%) Apache Spark
4 176 (13.68%) nginx
5 161 (12.51%) WebLogic
6 110 (8.55%) IIS
7 97 (7.54%) WebSphere
8 89 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
9 63 (4.90%) Confluence
10 42 (3.26%) Apache Solr
11 41 (3.19%) iPlanet
12 40 (3.11%) Oracle Application Server
13 38 (2.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 27 (2.10%) SharePoint
15 25 (1.94%) Apache Pig
16 24 (1.86%) CMS
17 23 (1.79%) WordPress
18 21 (1.63%) Jetty
19 20 (1.55%) Drupal
19 20 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.85%) SPSS
3 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.39%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) HipChat
8 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.078%) Stata
Business Applications
1 18 (1.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 10 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.62%) Magento
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.16%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.16%) OpenText Process Suite
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.078%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.078%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.078%) Primavera
8 1 (0.078%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 243 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (3.03%) GitHub
5 37 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 29 (2.25%) Amazon S3
7 24 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.79%) PaaS
9 20 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
11 18 (1.40%) IaaS
12 16 (1.24%) Google App Engine
13 15 (1.17%) SaaS
14 14 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
14 14 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 11 (0.85%) Google Analytics
17 10 (0.78%) Office 365
18 8 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
19 7 (0.54%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 203 (15.77%) HTTP
2 171 (13.29%) TCP/IP
3 163 (12.67%) Firewall
4 146 (11.34%) DNS
5 136 (10.57%) SSL
6 54 (4.20%) LDAP
7 44 (3.42%) Internet
8 40 (3.11%) SAN
9 36 (2.80%) VPN
10 33 (2.56%) DHCP
11 27 (2.10%) HTTPS
12 24 (1.86%) WAN
13 22 (1.71%) FTP
14 20 (1.55%) SSH
15 19 (1.48%) Kerberos
15 19 (1.48%) Network Security
16 18 (1.40%) IPsec
17 17 (1.32%) NAS
18 16 (1.24%) OpenLDAP
19 15 (1.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (21.13%) MySQL
2 256 (19.89%) Hadoop
3 239 (18.57%) Big Data
4 152 (11.81%) MongoDB
5 142 (11.03%) PostgreSQL
6 141 (10.96%) SQL Server
7 125 (9.71%) Relational Database
8 124 (9.63%) NoSQL
9 85 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 68 (5.28%) Apache Hive
11 52 (4.04%) HBase
12 45 (3.50%) RDBMS
13 40 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
14 38 (2.95%) Oracle Database
15 27 (2.10%) Redis
16 23 (1.79%) Flink
17 22 (1.71%) Impala
18 21 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 20 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
20 17 (1.32%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 324 (25.17%) Git (software)
2 302 (23.47%) Jenkins
3 129 (10.02%) Subversion
4 125 (9.71%) JIRA
5 114 (8.86%) Maven
6 113 (8.78%) JUnit
7 71 (5.52%) Eclipse
8 49 (3.81%) Bitbucket
9 47 (3.65%) Selenium
10 42 (3.26%) Ant
11 39 (3.03%) Cucumber
12 38 (2.95%) IntelliJ
13 33 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 31 (2.41%) Mockito
15 28 (2.18%) Grunt
16 26 (2.02%) Travis CI
16 26 (2.02%) Vagrant
17 25 (1.94%) TeamCity
18 24 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 24 (1.86%) Mercurial
General
1 217 (16.86%) Finance
2 117 (9.09%) Banking
3 48 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 45 (3.50%) Retail
5 39 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.25%) Marketing
7 20 (1.55%) Front Office
8 17 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.17%) Billing
10 14 (1.09%) Electronics
11 12 (0.93%) Games
12 11 (0.85%) Publishing
13 9 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.62%) Legal
15 4 (0.31%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.23%) Advertising
17 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.16%) Law
17 2 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 502 (39.01%) Developer
2 183 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 151 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 104 (8.08%) Architect
5 91 (7.07%) Scala Developer
6 67 (5.21%) Administrator
7 65 (5.05%) PHP Developer
8 61 (4.74%) Data Engineer
9 58 (4.51%) Senior Developer
10 56 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
10 56 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
11 51 (3.96%) Consultant
12 45 (3.50%) Big Data Engineer
13 40 (3.11%) AWS Engineer
13 40 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
14 39 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
15 38 (2.95%) Java Engineer
16 37 (2.87%) Analyst
17 36 (2.80%) Software Engineer
18 34 (2.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (18.34%) HTML
2 235 (18.26%) Spring
3 206 (16.01%) CSS
4 201 (15.62%) J2EE
5 183 (14.22%) REST
6 178 (13.83%) Web Services
7 164 (12.74%) XML
8 156 (12.12%) LAMP
9 146 (11.34%) Kafka
10 134 (10.41%) JSON
10 134 (10.41%) SOAP
11 125 (9.71%) HTML5
12 102 (7.93%) Middleware
13 98 (7.61%) RESTful
14 91 (7.07%) AngularJS
14 91 (7.07%) Hibernate
14 91 (7.07%) jQuery
15 79 (6.14%) .NET
16 75 (5.83%) Ajax
16 75 (5.83%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 86 (6.68%) Clustering
2 76 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 65 (5.05%) Data Centre
4 60 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (4.27%) Algorithms
6 44 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (2.41%) Virtual Team
8 30 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (1.86%) User Experience
10 22 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.55%) PKI
12 16 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 16 (1.24%) Private Cloud
13 15 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.09%) Grid Computing
14 14 (1.09%) iPad
15 12 (0.93%) Smart Meter
16 11 (0.85%) NHS
17 10 (0.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 701 (54.47%) Linux
2 305 (23.70%) Unix
3 177 (13.75%) Windows
4 141 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 91 (7.07%) Solaris
6 71 (5.52%) CentOS
7 65 (5.05%) AIX
8 63 (4.90%) Windows Server
9 58 (4.51%) HPUX
10 49 (3.81%) Ubuntu
11 39 (3.03%) SUSE
12 22 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (1.55%) Debian
13 20 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.78%) Android
17 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.39%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (39.16%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (26.42%) DevOps
3 250 (19.43%) Open Source
4 211 (16.39%) TDD
5 197 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
6 177 (13.75%) Configuration Management
7 167 (12.98%) Scrum
8 137 (10.64%) Microservices
9 113 (8.78%) Test Automation
10 109 (8.47%) Load Balancing
11 104 (8.08%) Software Engineering
12 83 (6.45%) High Availability
12 83 (6.45%) ITIL
13 81 (6.29%) E-Commerce
14 79 (6.14%) ETL
15 77 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
16 76 (5.91%) Analytics
17 75 (5.83%) BDD
18 72 (5.59%) Web Development
19 71 (5.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 685 (53.22%) Java
2 345 (26.81%) Python
3 297 (23.08%) SQL
4 271 (21.06%) JavaScript
5 198 (15.38%) Perl
6 187 (14.53%) Scala
7 176 (13.68%) Bash Shell
8 154 (11.97%) PHP
9 119 (9.25%) Ruby
10 86 (6.68%) Shell Script
11 63 (4.90%) C#
12 58 (4.51%) C
13 54 (4.20%) Groovy
14 43 (3.34%) PowerShell
15 38 (2.95%) C++
16 20 (1.55%) Korn
17 19 (1.48%) R
18 18 (1.40%) PL/SQL
19 15 (1.17%) Go
20 12 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 160 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 124 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 113 (8.78%) Degree
4 41 (3.19%) RHCE
5 32 (2.49%) CISSP
6 31 (2.41%) RHCSA
7 30 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 21 (1.63%) Master's Degree
9 16 (1.24%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.85%) MCSE
10 11 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.70%) CISA
11 9 (0.70%) CISM
12 7 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.47%) PMP
14 4 (0.31%) GCIH
14 4 (0.31%) GIAC
14 4 (0.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.26%) QA
2 24 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.09%) SLA
4 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.47%) PA-DSS
5 5 (0.39%) FedRAMP
5 5 (0.39%) MiFID
6 4 (0.31%) AS 2805
6 4 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.31%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.23%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.078%) EMIR
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
1 235 (18.26%) Docker
2 80 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (4.20%) Active Directory
4 49 (3.81%) HDFS
5 34 (2.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 34 (2.64%) Hyper-V
6 28 (2.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 27 (2.10%) Xen
8 24 (1.86%) KVM
9 21 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (1.55%) vCloud
11 19 (1.48%) Apache Flume
12 16 (1.24%) Squid
13 15 (1.17%) Postfix
13 15 (1.17%) vSphere
14 14 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.85%) NFS
17 9 (0.70%) Samba
18 7 (0.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 260 (20.20%) Puppet
2 166 (12.90%) Ansible
3 120 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (5.59%) Kubernetes
5 62 (4.82%) Kibana
6 56 (4.35%) logstash
7 55 (4.27%) Terraform
8 49 (3.81%) Nagios
9 47 (3.65%) HAProxy
10 38 (2.95%) Hadoop YARN
10 38 (2.95%) ZABBIX
11 29 (2.25%) Grafana
12 25 (1.94%) Oozie
13 20 (1.55%) Docker Swarm
14 16 (1.24%) Mesos
14 16 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
14 16 (1.24%) Salt
15 15 (1.17%) Graphite
15 15 (1.17%) Rancher
16 14 (1.09%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 280 (21.76%) Oracle
2 182 (14.14%) Red Hat
3 161 (12.51%) VMware
4 85 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 78 (6.06%) IBM
6 76 (5.91%) Google
7 65 (5.05%) F5
8 61 (4.74%) Cisco
9 51 (3.96%) HP
10 48 (3.73%) Sun
11 42 (3.26%) Cloudera
12 39 (3.03%) Splunk
12 39 (3.03%) Veritas
13 34 (2.64%) Adobe
14 30 (2.33%) WSO2
15 29 (2.25%) webMethods
16 27 (2.10%) Citrix
17 21 (1.63%) Zend
18 20 (1.55%) Informatica
18 20 (1.55%) PlateSpin
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