Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 277 212
Rank change year-on-year +93 -65 -18
Contract jobs citing Apache 475 614 1,261
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.42% 0.92% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.82% 6.40% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 434 866
Median daily rate £525 £541 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +3.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £331
90th Percentile £750 £689 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £538 £517
% change year-on-year -2.33% +3.97% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £49.00 £14.00 £44.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -68.59% +57.80%
10th Percentile £42.60 £6.00 £39.07
90th Percentile £56.20 £28.00 £49.37
UK median hourly rate £49.00 £14.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +250.00% -67.44% +52.21%

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 4,837 9,592 15,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.41% 14.42% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,294 6,477 9,940
Median daily rate £473 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £270 £261 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 200 299
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% -1.30% +1.32%
10th Percentile £12.81 £10.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.95 £52.55 £47.00
Median hourly rate £26.96 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +34.80% +3.90% +1.32%

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 16 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apache in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 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 +103 273 £555 -1.99% 86
North of England +85 48 £450 -9.09% 27
South East +59 47 £475 -12.84% 20
North West +75 39 £432 -4.00% 15
Midlands +69 34 £450 - 11
East of England +57 32 £638 +32.47% 3
South West +69 30 £450 -6.25% 20
West Midlands +61 30 £450 -14.29% 9
Yorkshire +40 9 £555 +16.84% 10
East Midlands +38 4 £400 +33.33% 2
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 245 (51.58%) Java
2 235 (49.47%) Python
3 220 (46.32%) AWS
4 167 (35.16%) SQL
5 162 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (32.42%) Finance
7 146 (30.74%) Docker
8 142 (29.89%) Software Engineering
9 133 (28.00%) Apache Spark
10 129 (27.16%) Jenkins
11 126 (26.53%) Linux
12 122 (25.68%) Web Services
13 121 (25.47%) Kubernetes
14 120 (25.26%) Oracle
15 117 (24.63%) JavaScript
16 112 (23.58%) MySQL
17 107 (22.53%) Security Cleared
18 104 (21.89%) Asset Management
19 101 (21.26%) Microservices
20 98 (20.63%) Git (software)
21 97 (20.42%) DevOps
22 93 (19.58%) Serverless
23 87 (18.32%) Ansible
24 84 (17.68%) SC Cleared
25 83 (17.47%) Hadoop
26 82 (17.26%) gRPC
27 80 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
28 76 (16.00%) SQL Server
28 76 (16.00%) Scala
28 76 (16.00%) React

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
1 133 (28.00%) Apache Spark
2 50 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.21%) JBoss
4 33 (6.95%) Elasticsearch
4 33 (6.95%) nginx
5 30 (6.32%) Apache Airflow
6 26 (5.47%) Confluence
7 22 (4.63%) Red Hat Fuse
8 21 (4.42%) IIS
9 20 (4.21%) WebSphere
10 15 (3.16%) WebLogic
11 11 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (1.47%) Apache Pig
14 6 (1.26%) Appian
15 5 (1.05%) Apache Synapse
15 5 (1.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.84%) ArcGIS
17 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 33 (6.95%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Magento
2 4 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 220 (46.32%) AWS
2 93 (19.58%) Serverless
3 75 (15.79%) Azure
4 67 (14.11%) AWS Lambda
5 64 (13.47%) Amazon S3
6 56 (11.79%) GCP
7 46 (9.68%) Amazon ECS
8 36 (7.58%) Apigee
9 29 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (5.89%) GitHub
11 18 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.68%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
13 7 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (1.47%) Power Platform
14 5 (1.05%) IaaS
15 4 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
16 3 (0.63%) Office 365
17 2 (0.42%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.95%) HTTP
2 27 (5.68%) DNS
3 21 (4.42%) SSL
4 14 (2.95%) FTP
5 13 (2.74%) DHCP
5 13 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.11%) Firewall
7 8 (1.68%) SMTP
8 7 (1.47%) SAN
8 7 (1.47%) SSH
9 6 (1.26%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.63%) Internet
10 3 (0.63%) NAS
10 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.42%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.42%) IPsec
11 2 (0.42%) SNMP
11 2 (0.42%) Tactical Data Link
12 1 (0.21%) AMQP
12 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (23.58%) MySQL
2 83 (17.47%) Hadoop
3 80 (16.84%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 75 (15.79%) Apache Hive
6 68 (14.32%) Big Data
7 64 (13.47%) Relational Database
8 60 (12.63%) Apache Ignite
9 46 (9.68%) Impala
10 43 (9.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 40 (8.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 36 (7.58%) Pentaho
13 29 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (4.42%) Data Lake
15 18 (3.79%) MongoDB
16 16 (3.37%) NoSQL
17 14 (2.95%) BigQuery
18 13 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
19 10 (2.11%) Redis
20 9 (1.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 129 (27.16%) Jenkins
2 98 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 47 (9.89%) GitLab
4 42 (8.84%) Artifactory
5 38 (8.00%) JIRA
6 20 (4.21%) Bitbucket
7 18 (3.79%) Maven
8 14 (2.95%) Subversion
9 13 (2.74%) Vagrant
10 12 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (2.32%) Cypress.io
11 11 (2.32%) Selenium
11 11 (2.32%) webpack
12 10 (2.11%) FishEye
12 10 (2.11%) ScriptRunner
12 10 (2.11%) TeamCity
13 9 (1.89%) Gradle
14 8 (1.68%) JUnit
15 7 (1.47%) IBM UrbanCode
15 7 (1.47%) SonarQube
General
1 154 (32.42%) Finance
2 64 (13.47%) Banking
3 63 (13.26%) Front Office
4 22 (4.63%) Public Sector
5 15 (3.16%) Games
6 13 (2.74%) Back Office
7 12 (2.53%) Marketing
8 6 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.05%) Electronics
9 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.84%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Legal
12 2 (0.42%) Retail
12 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 211 (44.42%) Developer
2 117 (24.63%) Software Engineer
3 83 (17.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 60 (12.63%) Java Developer
5 55 (11.58%) Architect
6 54 (11.37%) Data Engineer
7 44 (9.26%) Python Developer
8 42 (8.84%) Java Engineer
9 41 (8.63%) Python Engineer
10 38 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
10 38 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 33 (6.95%) Java Software Developer
12 32 (6.74%) Python Software Engineer
12 32 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (5.68%) AWS Developer
14 25 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
15 24 (5.05%) SQL Developer
16 23 (4.84%) Data Architect
16 23 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
17 22 (4.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (25.68%) Web Services
2 82 (17.26%) gRPC
3 76 (16.00%) React
4 67 (14.11%) Kafka
5 57 (12.00%) REST
6 56 (11.79%) Apache NiFi
6 56 (11.79%) HTML
7 54 (11.37%) Node.js
8 53 (11.16%) Spring
9 47 (9.89%) AngularJS
10 41 (8.63%) OAuth
11 40 (8.42%) Middleware
12 36 (7.58%) Protocol Buffers
12 36 (7.58%) RESTful
12 36 (7.58%) Swagger
13 34 (7.16%) J2EE
14 33 (6.95%) CSS
15 31 (6.53%) HTML5
16 29 (6.11%) jQuery
17 28 (5.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.84%) Fixed Income
2 59 (12.42%) Derivative
3 58 (12.21%) Equities
3 58 (12.21%) Hedge funds
4 40 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (4.21%) Algorithms
9 19 (4.00%) Clustering
10 14 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (2.95%) User Experience
11 8 (1.68%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.05%) Life Science
13 5 (1.05%) PKI
13 5 (1.05%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.84%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.84%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 126 (26.53%) Linux
2 37 (7.79%) Windows
3 29 (6.11%) Unix
4 17 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.74%) CentOS
5 13 (2.74%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.63%) Solaris
7 3 (0.63%) VMS
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
9 1 (0.21%) SUSE
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (29.89%) Software Engineering
3 104 (21.89%) Asset Management
4 101 (21.26%) Microservices
5 97 (20.42%) DevOps
6 73 (15.37%) Configuration Management
7 72 (15.16%) Investment Management
8 63 (13.26%) Problem-Solving
9 59 (12.42%) Open Source
10 56 (11.79%) ETL
11 55 (11.58%) Unit Testing
12 47 (9.89%) Scrum
13 43 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (8.84%) Release Management
15 40 (8.42%) Test Automation
16 36 (7.58%) Data Acquisition
16 36 (7.58%) Performance Attribution
16 36 (7.58%) SDLC
17 30 (6.32%) Data Science
17 30 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 245 (51.58%) Java
2 235 (49.47%) Python
3 167 (35.16%) SQL
4 117 (24.63%) JavaScript
5 76 (16.00%) Scala
6 68 (14.32%) Kotlin
7 29 (6.11%) C++
8 26 (5.47%) TypeScript
9 24 (5.05%) Bash Shell
9 24 (5.05%) C#
9 24 (5.05%) Perl
9 24 (5.05%) PHP
10 22 (4.63%) Clojure
11 21 (4.42%) Java 8
12 18 (3.79%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.95%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.74%) Ruby
15 11 (2.32%) R
16 7 (1.47%) C
16 7 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (22.53%) Security Cleared
2 84 (17.68%) SC Cleared
3 44 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 34 (7.16%) Degree
5 21 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.95%) Master's Degree
7 12 (2.53%) Sun Certification
8 8 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (1.26%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.63%) CCNA
10 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.42%) CISSP
11 2 (0.42%) ISEB
11 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.21%) CCNP
12 1 (0.21%) RHCE
12 1 (0.21%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.63%) QA
2 10 (2.11%) SLA
3 6 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.26%) MiFID
4 4 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 146 (30.74%) Docker
2 51 (10.74%) HDFS
3 15 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.53%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.89%) GlusterFS
6 8 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (1.05%) NFS
8 4 (0.84%) vSphere
8 4 (0.84%) Xen
9 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.42%) Firmware
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.42%) Postfix
10 2 (0.42%) qmail
10 2 (0.42%) Samba
10 2 (0.42%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.42%) Varnish
10 2 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 121 (25.47%) Kubernetes
2 87 (18.32%) Ansible
3 69 (14.53%) Terraform
4 30 (6.32%) Puppet
5 15 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.95%) Grafana
6 14 (2.95%) Kibana
6 14 (2.95%) Oozie
7 13 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (2.53%) Prometheus
9 11 (2.32%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.84%) Consul
11 3 (0.63%) Forum Sentry
11 3 (0.63%) FreeIPA
11 3 (0.63%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.63%) Nagios
11 3 (0.63%) Nessus
11 3 (0.63%) Packer
11 3 (0.63%) SELinux
11 3 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 120 (25.26%) Oracle
2 52 (10.95%) Google
3 38 (8.00%) Cloudera
4 36 (7.58%) Bloomberg
5 28 (5.89%) Red Hat
6 24 (5.05%) VMware
7 21 (4.42%) Microsoft
8 16 (3.37%) Databricks
9 11 (2.32%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.68%) IBM
11 7 (1.47%) SAP
11 7 (1.47%) Splunk
12 5 (1.05%) webMethods
13 4 (0.84%) Adobe
13 4 (0.84%) Confluent
13 4 (0.84%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.84%) WSO2
14 3 (0.63%) Cisco
14 3 (0.63%) Citrix
14 3 (0.63%) F5