Period
to 5 April 2020

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 April 2020 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 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 287 220 195
Rank change year-on-year -67 -25 -23
Contract jobs citing Apache 468 1,159 1,325
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.84% 1.31% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.93% 8.11% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 795 931
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £350 £360
90th Percentile £688 £672 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -46.15% +1.96%
10th Percentile £13.25 £24.80 £21.49
90th Percentile £34.00 £47.20 £80.73
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% -46.15% +1.96%

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 7,893 14,283 15,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.24% 16.12% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,066 9,294 10,238
Median daily rate £473 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £290 £270
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 286 340
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.30% -1.29% -5.00%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.38 £47.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.76 £18.80
% change year-on-year +19.97% -0.21% -1.08%

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 April 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 -75 219 £543 -1.36% 78
South East -40 80 £550 +10.00% 31
North of England +23 66 £475 +2.70% 29
South West +29 60 £500 +17.65% 25
North West +4 32 £450 +12.50% 19
East of England +32 30 £438 -28.57% 9
Yorkshire +32 24 £475 -5.00% 7
Midlands +25 14 £438 -10.26% 14
West Midlands +44 13 £425 -15.00% 10
North East +35 11 £675 +125.00% 3
East Midlands +8 1 £475 +5.56% 4
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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.

1 219 (46.79%) Java
2 179 (38.25%) Linux
3 161 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (27.99%) Git (software)
4 131 (27.99%) Apache Spark
5 128 (27.35%) AWS
5 128 (27.35%) SQL
6 124 (26.50%) Jenkins
7 118 (25.21%) DevOps
8 114 (24.36%) Tomcat
9 111 (23.72%) Python
10 107 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 105 (22.44%) Big Data
12 93 (19.87%) Azure
13 92 (19.66%) MySQL
14 90 (19.23%) Docker
15 83 (17.74%) HTML
16 82 (17.52%) Oracle
17 80 (17.09%) Finance
18 79 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (16.88%) Kafka
19 77 (16.45%) NoSQL
20 74 (15.81%) nginx
21 72 (15.38%) Microsoft
22 70 (14.96%) GCP
23 69 (14.74%) Spring
24 67 (14.32%) Hadoop
24 67 (14.32%) Analytics
25 65 (13.89%) HTTP
25 65 (13.89%) Scrum

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
1 131 (27.99%) Apache Spark
2 114 (24.36%) Tomcat
3 74 (15.81%) nginx
4 51 (10.90%) IIS
5 41 (8.76%) WebLogic
6 37 (7.91%) WebSphere
7 34 (7.26%) JBoss
8 30 (6.41%) Apache Airflow
9 27 (5.77%) Jetty
10 22 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (4.06%) Jupyter
12 18 (3.85%) Mongrel
13 12 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (1.50%) Confluence
16 5 (1.07%) CMS
16 5 (1.07%) WildFly
16 5 (1.07%) WordPress
17 3 (0.64%) MS Exchange
17 3 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) InVision
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.21%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 128 (27.35%) AWS
2 93 (19.87%) Azure
3 70 (14.96%) GCP
4 34 (7.26%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (4.91%) PaaS
6 19 (4.06%) OpenShift
7 18 (3.85%) Google App Engine
8 17 (3.63%) Amazon S3
9 15 (3.21%) GitHub
10 13 (2.78%) Azure Machine Learning
10 13 (2.78%) Serverless
11 10 (2.14%) Route 53
11 10 (2.14%) SaaS
12 9 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (1.71%) IaaS
13 8 (1.71%) Office 365
14 7 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (13.89%) HTTP
2 49 (10.47%) DNS
3 48 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 38 (8.12%) SSL
5 34 (7.26%) DHCP
6 30 (6.41%) Firewall
7 19 (4.06%) FTP
7 19 (4.06%) IPsec
8 15 (3.21%) Internet
9 13 (2.78%) Kerberos
10 8 (1.71%) Network Security
10 8 (1.71%) VPN
11 7 (1.50%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.28%) SAN
12 6 (1.28%) SSH
13 5 (1.07%) Asterisk PBX
13 5 (1.07%) SMTP
14 4 (0.85%) DMZ
14 4 (0.85%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (22.44%) Big Data
2 92 (19.66%) MySQL
3 77 (16.45%) NoSQL
4 67 (14.32%) Hadoop
5 58 (12.39%) SQL Server
6 41 (8.76%) BigQuery
7 37 (7.91%) HBase
8 36 (7.69%) Apache Hive
9 32 (6.84%) MongoDB
9 32 (6.84%) Relational Database
10 26 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (3.63%) Flink
14 16 (3.42%) Bigtable
15 15 (3.21%) Oracle Database
16 14 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
17 13 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
17 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 131 (27.99%) Git (software)
2 124 (26.50%) Jenkins
3 39 (8.33%) Maven
4 37 (7.91%) JUnit
5 29 (6.20%) JIRA
6 28 (5.98%) Selenium
7 26 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 23 (4.91%) Sonatype Nexus
9 19 (4.06%) Travis CI
10 18 (3.85%) IBM UrbanCode
11 16 (3.42%) Mockito
11 16 (3.42%) Subversion
12 14 (2.99%) Bitbucket
13 12 (2.56%) Eclipse
13 12 (2.56%) SoapUI
14 11 (2.35%) Postman
15 9 (1.92%) GitLab
15 9 (1.92%) Mocha
15 9 (1.92%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 80 (17.09%) Finance
2 45 (9.62%) Banking
3 27 (5.77%) Public Sector
4 17 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.56%) Retail
6 11 (2.35%) Front Office
6 11 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.71%) Games
7 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.71%) Marketing
7 8 (1.71%) Publishing
8 7 (1.50%) Legal
9 5 (1.07%) Back Office
10 4 (0.85%) Automotive
10 4 (0.85%) Electronics
10 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 180 (38.46%) Developer
2 73 (15.60%) Java Developer
3 58 (12.39%) Data Engineer
4 53 (11.32%) Big Data Engineer
5 43 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
6 35 (7.48%) Architect
7 29 (6.20%) Senior Developer
8 23 (4.91%) Software Engineer
9 22 (4.70%) Data Scientist
10 20 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (4.06%) PHP Developer
12 16 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (3.42%) Java Engineer
13 15 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (2.99%) Administrator
15 13 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
15 13 (2.78%) React Developer
15 13 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
16 12 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
16 12 (2.56%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (17.74%) HTML
2 79 (16.88%) Kafka
3 69 (14.74%) Spring
4 62 (13.25%) CSS
5 55 (11.75%) Web Services
6 53 (11.32%) REST
7 49 (10.47%) SOAP
8 47 (10.04%) .NET
8 47 (10.04%) JSON
8 47 (10.04%) LAMP
9 42 (8.97%) XML
10 41 (8.76%) AngularJS
11 37 (7.91%) J2EE
12 34 (7.26%) PySpark
13 33 (7.05%) HTML5
14 32 (6.84%) Apache Beam
15 31 (6.62%) Hibernate
16 30 (6.41%) React
16 30 (6.41%) XSLT
17 27 (5.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.63%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.78%) Clustering
5 13 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.14%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.92%) Derivative
8 9 (1.92%) Lidar
8 9 (1.92%) PKI
8 9 (1.92%) Replication
9 8 (1.71%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.71%) Smart City
10 7 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.50%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 179 (38.25%) Linux
2 64 (13.68%) Windows
3 44 (9.40%) Unix
4 28 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.70%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 10 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.28%) CentOS
8 6 (1.28%) Debian
8 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.07%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.85%) Solaris
11 3 (0.64%) SUSE
11 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.43%) Android
12 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (25.21%) DevOps
3 79 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (14.32%) Analytics
5 65 (13.89%) Scrum
6 61 (13.03%) Data Science
7 54 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 51 (10.90%) Migration
8 51 (10.90%) Test Automation
9 47 (10.04%) TDD
10 43 (9.19%) Open Source
11 42 (8.97%) MVC
12 39 (8.33%) Computer Science
12 39 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 37 (7.91%) Data Modelling
14 36 (7.69%) Kanban
15 34 (7.26%) Microservices
16 32 (6.84%) Machine Learning
17 29 (6.20%) User Stories
18 28 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 219 (46.79%) Java
2 128 (27.35%) SQL
3 111 (23.72%) Python
4 107 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 53 (11.32%) Scala
6 50 (10.68%) PHP
7 30 (6.41%) PL/SQL
8 28 (5.98%) Bash Shell
9 24 (5.13%) Ruby
10 16 (3.42%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.21%) C
11 15 (3.21%) C#
12 13 (2.78%) Java 8
13 11 (2.35%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.92%) Perl
15 8 (1.71%) Go
16 7 (1.50%) Groovy
17 6 (1.28%) Clojure
17 6 (1.28%) R
18 5 (1.07%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 44 (9.40%) SC Cleared
3 33 (7.05%) Degree
4 19 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.71%) PhD
7 7 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (1.28%) DBS Check
9 5 (1.07%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.64%) MCSA
10 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.43%) MCSE
11 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.21%) CCIE
12 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.21%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.21%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.78%) QA
2 8 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (19.23%) Docker
2 30 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.41%) HDFS
3 27 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (3.85%) Xen
5 8 (1.71%) NFS
6 6 (1.28%) OpenAM
6 6 (1.28%) OpenDJ
6 6 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.28%) Postfix
7 5 (1.07%) Corosync
7 5 (1.07%) DRBD
7 5 (1.07%) FreeRADIUS
7 5 (1.07%) GridGain
7 5 (1.07%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.85%) Gluster
8 4 (0.85%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.85%) LXC
8 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 61 (13.03%) Kubernetes
2 60 (12.82%) Ansible
3 44 (9.40%) Puppet
4 40 (8.55%) Terraform
5 20 (4.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 18 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.99%) Kibana
8 12 (2.56%) HAProxy
9 11 (2.35%) logstash
10 7 (1.50%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.28%) Grafana
11 6 (1.28%) Nagios
12 5 (1.07%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.07%) Pacemaker
13 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (0.85%) WSUS
14 3 (0.64%) Nessus
14 3 (0.64%) Oozie
14 3 (0.64%) Packer
14 3 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (17.52%) Oracle
2 72 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 63 (13.46%) Google
4 36 (7.69%) VMware
5 28 (5.98%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.91%) IBM
7 18 (3.85%) Hortonworks
8 17 (3.63%) Tableau
9 15 (3.21%) SAP
10 11 (2.35%) Confluent
11 10 (2.14%) Splunk
11 10 (2.14%) Sybase
12 9 (1.92%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.92%) Zend
13 8 (1.71%) Cisco
13 8 (1.71%) webMethods
14 7 (1.50%) ForgeRock
15 6 (1.28%) AppDynamics
16 5 (1.07%) MapR
16 5 (1.07%) New Relic