Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 270 209 200
Rank change year-on-year -61 -9 -45
Contract jobs citing Apache 616 1,258 1,273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 1.38% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.51% 8.36% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 843 871
England median daily rate £539 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.62% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £355 £336 £318
90th Percentile £689 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £488
% change year-on-year +2.38% +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 18
England median hourly rate £14.00 £44.58 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.59% +49.21% -11.48%
10th Percentile £6.00 £39.07 £13.46
90th Percentile £28.00 £49.37 £80.73
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £43.00 £29.88
% change year-on-year -67.44% +43.93% +8.64%

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 9,461 15,043 15,339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.38% 16.50% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,227 9,806 10,297
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £269
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 325 365
England median hourly rate £20.68 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% - -
10th Percentile £11.11 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +1.62%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 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 -73 283 £575 - 98
South East -34 123 £545 +31.33% 60
North of England +4 75 £475 +9.20% 45
South West -7 59 £475 +26.67% 45
East of England +11 50 £481 +8.76% 14
North West -14 39 £438 +7.63% 24
Midlands +34 27 £450 - 31
Yorkshire +23 19 £463 +2.78% 12
West Midlands +29 18 £525 +20.00% 19
North East +28 18 £675 +106.11% 9
East Midlands +23 10 £300 -33.33% 12
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 284 (46.10%) Java
2 261 (42.37%) Linux
3 242 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (30.36%) Python
5 177 (28.73%) DevOps
6 172 (27.92%) AWS
7 170 (27.60%) Apache Spark
8 167 (27.11%) Git (software)
9 166 (26.95%) Jenkins
10 147 (23.86%) SQL
11 136 (22.08%) Docker
12 130 (21.10%) JavaScript
12 130 (21.10%) Tomcat
13 121 (19.64%) MySQL
14 120 (19.48%) Big Data
15 115 (18.67%) nginx
16 113 (18.34%) Kafka
17 107 (17.37%) Azure
17 107 (17.37%) HTML
18 105 (17.05%) GCP
19 98 (15.91%) HTTP
19 98 (15.91%) Google
20 96 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
21 94 (15.26%) Finance
22 91 (14.77%) Unix
22 91 (14.77%) Ansible
23 89 (14.45%) Scrum
24 88 (14.29%) Spring
25 85 (13.80%) Oracle
26 81 (13.15%) CSS

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
1 170 (27.60%) Apache Spark
2 130 (21.10%) Tomcat
3 115 (18.67%) nginx
4 68 (11.04%) IIS
5 58 (9.42%) JBoss
6 56 (9.09%) WebLogic
7 44 (7.14%) WebSphere
8 42 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
9 35 (5.68%) Apache Airflow
10 32 (5.19%) Jetty
11 26 (4.22%) Mongrel
12 25 (4.06%) Confluence
13 18 (2.92%) Jupyter
14 15 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (1.62%) CMS
15 10 (1.62%) WordPress
16 9 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
17 6 (0.97%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
18 5 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) InVision
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (1.95%) Magento
3 3 (0.49%) CSG Singleview
3 3 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.16%) Unica
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 172 (27.92%) AWS
2 107 (17.37%) Azure
3 105 (17.05%) GCP
4 45 (7.31%) Amazon EC2
5 43 (6.98%) GitHub
6 32 (5.19%) OpenShift
7 30 (4.87%) PaaS
8 28 (4.55%) Amazon S3
9 26 (4.22%) Serverless
10 23 (3.73%) Google App Engine
11 21 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 18 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (2.60%) CloudFront
13 16 (2.60%) Route 53
13 16 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
14 15 (2.44%) Azure Machine Learning
15 11 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
16 10 (1.62%) Amazon SageMaker
16 10 (1.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 98 (15.91%) HTTP
2 69 (11.20%) TCP/IP
3 57 (9.25%) DNS
4 50 (8.12%) SSL
5 39 (6.33%) DHCP
6 29 (4.71%) Firewall
7 27 (4.38%) FTP
8 26 (4.22%) IPsec
9 23 (3.73%) Internet
10 17 (2.76%) Kerberos
11 9 (1.46%) Network Security
12 7 (1.14%) SMTP
13 6 (0.97%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.97%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.97%) SAN
13 6 (0.97%) SSH
14 5 (0.81%) Asterisk PBX
14 5 (0.81%) Broadband
14 5 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (19.64%) MySQL
2 120 (19.48%) Big Data
3 78 (12.66%) Hadoop
4 76 (12.34%) NoSQL
5 63 (10.23%) SQL Server
6 60 (9.74%) BigQuery
7 55 (8.93%) Relational Database
8 43 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (6.49%) MongoDB
10 33 (5.36%) Apache Hive
11 31 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (4.87%) HBase
13 22 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (3.41%) Data Lake
15 19 (3.08%) Geospatial Data
16 17 (2.76%) Oracle Database
17 16 (2.60%) RDBMS
18 15 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
18 15 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 167 (27.11%) Git (software)
2 166 (26.95%) Jenkins
3 52 (8.44%) JIRA
4 51 (8.28%) JUnit
5 42 (6.82%) Selenium
6 39 (6.33%) Cucumber
7 33 (5.36%) Maven
8 29 (4.71%) Mockito
9 28 (4.55%) Travis CI
10 22 (3.57%) Eclipse
10 22 (3.57%) IntelliJ
11 20 (3.25%) Bitbucket
12 17 (2.76%) GitLab
12 17 (2.76%) Subversion
13 16 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
14 15 (2.44%) Ant
14 15 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
15 14 (2.27%) gulp
16 12 (1.95%) Grunt
16 12 (1.95%) Vagrant
General
1 94 (15.26%) Finance
2 44 (7.14%) Banking
3 25 (4.06%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.90%) Marketing
4 24 (3.90%) Public Sector
5 12 (1.95%) Games
5 12 (1.95%) Publishing
6 11 (1.79%) Retail
7 10 (1.62%) Legal
7 10 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.46%) Front Office
8 9 (1.46%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.81%) Electronics
10 4 (0.65%) Automotive
10 4 (0.65%) Back Office
11 3 (0.49%) Advertising
11 3 (0.49%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Local Government
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 236 (38.31%) Developer
2 91 (14.77%) Data Engineer
3 88 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 60 (9.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 44 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
6 38 (6.17%) Administrator
6 38 (6.17%) Senior Developer
7 34 (5.52%) PHP Developer
8 30 (4.87%) Architect
9 25 (4.06%) AWS Engineer
10 21 (3.41%) Data Scientist
11 20 (3.25%) AWS DevOps
11 20 (3.25%) Scala Developer
12 19 (3.08%) Java Engineer
13 18 (2.92%) Consultant
13 18 (2.92%) Python Developer
14 17 (2.76%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (2.76%) Senior Java Developer
15 16 (2.60%) Full Stack Developer
15 16 (2.60%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (18.34%) Kafka
2 107 (17.37%) HTML
3 88 (14.29%) Spring
4 81 (13.15%) CSS
5 76 (12.34%) LAMP
6 72 (11.69%) REST
7 67 (10.88%) Web Services
8 62 (10.06%) AngularJS
9 57 (9.25%) XML
10 56 (9.09%) SOAP
11 53 (8.60%) HTML5
11 53 (8.60%) J2EE
11 53 (8.60%) JSON
12 50 (8.12%) .NET
12 50 (8.12%) Node.js
13 46 (7.47%) Hibernate
14 45 (7.31%) Apache Beam
15 44 (7.14%) jQuery
16 39 (6.33%) PySpark
16 39 (6.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.06%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.06%) PKI
2 25 (4.06%) Public Cloud
3 20 (3.25%) Algorithms
3 20 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.92%) Data Structures
4 18 (2.92%) Replication
5 16 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.79%) Clustering
8 10 (1.62%) User Experience
9 9 (1.46%) Derivative
9 9 (1.46%) Lidar
10 8 (1.30%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.30%) Smart City
11 6 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 261 (42.37%) Linux
2 91 (14.77%) Unix
3 77 (12.50%) Windows
4 62 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (4.71%) Ubuntu
6 21 (3.41%) CentOS
6 21 (3.41%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.62%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.97%) Debian
8 6 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) AIX
10 3 (0.49%) Android
10 3 (0.49%) Solaris
10 3 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (28.73%) DevOps
3 96 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
4 89 (14.45%) Scrum
5 79 (12.82%) Configuration Management
5 79 (12.82%) Data Science
6 77 (12.50%) TDD
7 75 (12.18%) Analytics
7 75 (12.18%) Test Automation
8 74 (12.01%) Open Source
9 59 (9.58%) Computer Science
10 57 (9.25%) Microservices
11 52 (8.44%) Software Engineering
12 50 (8.12%) Migration
12 50 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (7.79%) ETL
14 40 (6.49%) Data Modelling
15 38 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 38 (6.17%) Data Engineering
15 38 (6.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 284 (46.10%) Java
2 187 (30.36%) Python
3 147 (23.86%) SQL
4 130 (21.10%) JavaScript
5 75 (12.18%) Scala
6 73 (11.85%) PHP
7 52 (8.44%) Bash Shell
8 32 (5.19%) Ruby
9 30 (4.87%) PL/SQL
10 29 (4.71%) C#
11 27 (4.38%) Perl
12 26 (4.22%) Java 8
13 21 (3.41%) PowerShell
14 20 (3.25%) Groovy
14 20 (3.25%) Shell Script
15 13 (2.11%) C
16 11 (1.79%) Go
17 10 (1.62%) Haskell
18 9 (1.46%) R
19 8 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (12.01%) Security Cleared
2 57 (9.25%) Degree
3 55 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.76%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (1.62%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (1.46%) PhD
8 7 (1.14%) AWS Certification
8 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.65%) CCNA
10 4 (0.65%) MCSA
11 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.32%) ISEB
12 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.32%) MCSE
12 2 (0.32%) RHCE
12 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.11%) QA
2 10 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.97%) MiFID
4 5 (0.81%) EMIR
4 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.32%) COBIT
6 2 (0.32%) GDPR
6 2 (0.32%) SLA
7 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 136 (22.08%) Docker
2 40 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.03%) HDFS
4 26 (4.22%) Active Directory
5 25 (4.06%) Xen
6 16 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (2.44%) NFS
8 11 (1.79%) Gluster
8 11 (1.79%) GlusterFS
8 11 (1.79%) LXC
9 9 (1.46%) Hyper-V
10 8 (1.30%) VirtualBox
11 7 (1.14%) Postfix
12 6 (0.97%) Corosync
12 6 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.81%) DRBD
13 5 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
13 5 (0.81%) GridGain
14 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 91 (14.77%) Ansible
2 73 (11.85%) Kubernetes
2 73 (11.85%) Puppet
3 54 (8.77%) Terraform
4 41 (6.66%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.90%) Hadoop YARN
6 20 (3.25%) HAProxy
6 20 (3.25%) Kibana
7 13 (2.11%) Grafana
8 12 (1.95%) logstash
9 10 (1.62%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (1.30%) Packer
11 7 (1.14%) Nagios
12 6 (0.97%) Pacemaker
13 5 (0.81%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.81%) Oozie
13 5 (0.81%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.81%) Salt
13 5 (0.81%) WSUS
14 4 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 98 (15.91%) Google
2 85 (13.80%) Oracle
3 76 (12.34%) Microsoft
4 60 (9.74%) VMware
5 57 (9.25%) Red Hat
6 26 (4.22%) Tableau
7 25 (4.06%) Splunk
8 21 (3.41%) IBM
9 18 (2.92%) Databricks
10 17 (2.76%) Hortonworks
11 16 (2.60%) Adobe
11 16 (2.60%) webMethods
12 15 (2.44%) SAP
13 14 (2.27%) Zend
14 13 (2.11%) Cloudera
15 11 (1.79%) Atlassian
16 9 (1.46%) Cisco
16 9 (1.46%) Sybase
17 7 (1.14%) New Relic
17 7 (1.14%) Ping Identity