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 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 166 164
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Apache 614 771 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.44% 1.50% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.41% 8.68% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 510 474
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £33.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.81 £32.54
% change year-on-year - -2.23%  

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 7299 8885 9136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.07% 17.28% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4715 5844 5564
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 198 354
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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
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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 315 £525 +5.00% 108
South East +35 147 £475 +18.75% 43
South West +11 44 £444 +4.41% 12
East of England -8 29 £419 +19.47% 18
North West -22 23 £375 -11.76% 19
West Midlands +13 17 £500 +25.00% 25
Yorkshire +10 17 £413 -8.33% 12
North East -3 9 £500 +47.05% 1
East Midlands -12 8 £300 -22.58% 8
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 698 (55.62%) Linux
2 665 (52.99%) Java
3 502 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 374 (29.80%) Tomcat
5 327 (26.06%) Python
6 318 (25.34%) DevOps
7 310 (24.70%) Jenkins
8 301 (23.98%) Puppet
9 290 (23.11%) SQL
10 285 (22.71%) JavaScript
11 271 (21.59%) Oracle
12 265 (21.12%) MySQL
13 261 (20.80%) Git (software)
14 237 (18.88%) Unix
15 233 (18.57%) HTML
16 226 (18.01%) JBoss
17 225 (17.93%) Open Source
18 223 (17.77%) CSS
19 214 (17.05%) Perl
20 213 (16.97%) Finance
21 212 (16.89%) Spring
22 209 (16.65%) Amazon AWS
23 208 (16.57%) XML
24 207 (16.49%) Web Services
24 207 (16.49%) HTTP
25 205 (16.33%) VMware
26 204 (16.25%) Hadoop
27 203 (16.18%) Docker
28 202 (16.10%) Red Hat
29 199 (15.86%) 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
1 374 (29.80%) Tomcat
2 226 (18.01%) JBoss
3 188 (14.98%) nginx
4 187 (14.90%) Apache Spark
5 130 (10.36%) WebSphere
6 129 (10.28%) WebLogic
7 118 (9.40%) IIS
8 69 (5.50%) Confluence
9 63 (5.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 62 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
11 53 (4.22%) Apache Solr
12 46 (3.67%) CMS
13 37 (2.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 33 (2.63%) Apache Pig
14 33 (2.63%) Jetty
15 31 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 31 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
16 21 (1.67%) Mongrel
17 20 (1.59%) OpenStack
18 17 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 8 (0.64%) SPSS
3 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.48%) HipChat
4 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.080%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.40%) Magento
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.24%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.080%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.080%) Primavera
7 1 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 209 (16.65%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (2.63%) GitHub
6 23 (1.83%) IaaS
7 22 (1.75%) Amazon S3
8 20 (1.59%) Google App Engine
9 18 (1.43%) SaaS
10 15 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 15 (1.20%) PaaS
11 14 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.64%) Route 53
16 7 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.56%) Google Analytics
17 6 (0.48%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 207 (16.49%) HTTP
2 165 (13.15%) DNS
3 151 (12.03%) TCP/IP
4 128 (10.20%) SSL
5 126 (10.04%) Firewall
6 70 (5.58%) Internet
7 53 (4.22%) LDAP
8 50 (3.98%) DHCP
8 50 (3.98%) SAN
9 44 (3.51%) VPN
10 37 (2.95%) HTTPS
11 30 (2.39%) WAN
12 28 (2.23%) FTP
13 27 (2.15%) LAN
13 27 (2.15%) OpenLDAP
14 25 (1.99%) IPsec
15 24 (1.91%) SSH
16 21 (1.67%) Kerberos
17 18 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
18 17 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (21.12%) MySQL
2 204 (16.25%) Hadoop
3 178 (14.18%) PostgreSQL
4 164 (13.07%) Big Data
5 133 (10.60%) MongoDB
6 117 (9.32%) Relational Database
7 111 (8.84%) SQL Server
8 104 (8.29%) NoSQL
9 70 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 67 (5.34%) Apache Hive
11 62 (4.94%) Oracle Database
12 60 (4.78%) HBase
13 52 (4.14%) Redis
14 40 (3.19%) RDBMS
15 27 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (1.51%) Sqoop
17 18 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
17 18 (1.43%) Endeca
18 17 (1.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 310 (24.70%) Jenkins
2 261 (20.80%) Git (software)
3 128 (10.20%) Subversion
4 117 (9.32%) Maven
5 98 (7.81%) JIRA
6 92 (7.33%) JUnit
7 60 (4.78%) Eclipse
8 56 (4.46%) Ant
9 55 (4.38%) Bitbucket
10 35 (2.79%) Selenium
11 34 (2.71%) Cucumber
12 32 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 30 (2.39%) IntelliJ
14 28 (2.23%) Mockito
15 27 (2.15%) Mercurial
15 27 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
16 26 (2.07%) Vagrant
17 25 (1.99%) Travis CI
18 20 (1.59%) ProC
19 19 (1.51%) SonarQube
General
1 213 (16.97%) Finance
2 95 (7.57%) Banking
3 43 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.95%) Retail
5 36 (2.87%) Investment Banking
6 23 (1.83%) Marketing
7 13 (1.04%) Front Office
8 10 (0.80%) Games
8 10 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.56%) Back Office
10 7 (0.56%) Legal
11 6 (0.48%) Electronics
11 6 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.48%) Law
12 5 (0.40%) Military
12 5 (0.40%) Publishing
13 3 (0.24%) Advertising
13 3 (0.24%) Billing
13 3 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 468 (37.29%) Developer
2 189 (15.06%) Architect
3 154 (12.27%) Java Developer
4 135 (10.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 86 (6.85%) Administrator
6 73 (5.82%) Linux Engineer
7 70 (5.58%) Scala Developer
8 59 (4.70%) PHP Developer
9 56 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
10 53 (4.22%) Linux Administrator
11 47 (3.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 46 (3.67%) Software Engineer
13 44 (3.51%) Senior Developer
14 42 (3.35%) Data Engineer
15 41 (3.27%) Consultant
16 37 (2.95%) Big Data Developer
17 36 (2.87%) Analyst
18 32 (2.55%) Big Data Engineer
19 31 (2.47%) Technical Architect
20 30 (2.39%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (18.57%) HTML
2 223 (17.77%) CSS
3 212 (16.89%) Spring
4 208 (16.57%) XML
5 207 (16.49%) Web Services
6 165 (13.15%) REST
6 165 (13.15%) SOAP
7 164 (13.07%) LAMP
8 161 (12.83%) J2EE
9 129 (10.28%) JSON
10 128 (10.20%) jQuery
11 119 (9.48%) Kafka
12 113 (9.00%) RESTful
13 108 (8.61%) Middleware
14 101 (8.05%) LAPP Stack
15 99 (7.89%) Hibernate
16 85 (6.77%) HTML5
17 78 (6.22%) Ajax
18 72 (5.74%) AngularJS
18 72 (5.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (5.58%) Clustering
2 58 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 49 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
6 27 (2.15%) PKI
7 23 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 22 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 20 (1.59%) User Experience
10 15 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.20%) iPad
10 15 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.20%) Private Cloud
11 13 (1.04%) Smart Meter
12 12 (0.96%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.80%) NHS
15 9 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 698 (55.62%) Linux
2 237 (18.88%) Unix
3 163 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 154 (12.27%) Windows
5 87 (6.93%) CentOS
6 47 (3.75%) Ubuntu
7 45 (3.59%) Solaris
7 45 (3.59%) Windows Server
8 42 (3.35%) AIX
9 19 (1.51%) HPUX
9 19 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (1.27%) Debian
11 12 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.80%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.48%) Android
14 6 (0.48%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.40%) SUSE
15 5 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (25.34%) DevOps
3 225 (17.93%) Open Source
4 199 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
5 176 (14.02%) Configuration Management
6 141 (11.24%) Scrum
7 131 (10.44%) TDD
8 108 (8.61%) Software Engineering
9 99 (7.89%) Microservices
10 89 (7.09%) E-Commerce
11 84 (6.69%) OO
12 79 (6.29%) Load Balancing
13 77 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
14 68 (5.42%) SOA
15 67 (5.34%) High Availability
16 62 (4.94%) Web Development
17 61 (4.86%) Mentoring
18 59 (4.70%) Continuous Delivery
18 59 (4.70%) Migration
18 59 (4.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 665 (52.99%) Java
2 327 (26.06%) Python
3 290 (23.11%) SQL
4 285 (22.71%) JavaScript
5 214 (17.05%) Perl
6 174 (13.86%) PHP
7 146 (11.63%) Bash Shell
8 144 (11.47%) Scala
9 126 (10.04%) Ruby
10 70 (5.58%) C
11 66 (5.26%) Shell Script
12 57 (4.54%) C#
13 40 (3.19%) PowerShell
14 33 (2.63%) Groovy
15 31 (2.47%) R
16 25 (1.99%) C++
17 21 (1.67%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.80%) Jython
18 10 (0.80%) Korn
18 10 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (10.76%) Security Cleared
2 103 (8.21%) SC Cleared
3 99 (7.89%) Degree
4 32 (2.55%) RHCE
5 24 (1.91%) RHCSA
6 19 (1.51%) CISSP
7 14 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.64%) MCSE
11 7 (0.56%) CISA
12 5 (0.40%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.32%) CCIE
13 4 (0.32%) CCNA
13 4 (0.32%) EMC Certification
13 4 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.32%) PMP
13 4 (0.32%) SANS
14 3 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.03%) QA
2 30 (2.39%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.04%) PA-DSS
4 9 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.64%) SLA
6 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) MiFID
8 3 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.24%) FedRAMP
8 3 (0.24%) SDET
9 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.080%) EMIR
10 1 (0.080%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.080%) PMO
System Software
1 203 (16.18%) Docker
2 104 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (4.14%) Active Directory
4 39 (3.11%) Xen
5 36 (2.87%) HDFS
6 26 (2.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 25 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (1.75%) vCloud
9 21 (1.67%) Postfix
10 20 (1.59%) Apache Flume
10 20 (1.59%) Squid
11 15 (1.20%) Hyper-V
11 15 (1.20%) NFS
11 15 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (1.12%) vSphere
13 12 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
14 11 (0.88%) KVM
15 9 (0.72%) SRDF
15 9 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 301 (23.98%) Puppet
2 145 (11.55%) Ansible
3 99 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (5.02%) Kubernetes
5 62 (4.94%) Nagios
6 57 (4.54%) Terraform
7 55 (4.38%) HAProxy
8 47 (3.75%) ZABBIX
9 44 (3.51%) Kibana
10 43 (3.43%) logstash
11 32 (2.55%) Hadoop YARN
12 29 (2.31%) Salt
13 23 (1.83%) vCenter Server
14 21 (1.67%) Rsyslog
15 18 (1.43%) Consul
15 18 (1.43%) Packer
16 17 (1.35%) Graphite
16 17 (1.35%) Oozie
17 16 (1.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 15 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 271 (21.59%) Oracle
2 205 (16.33%) VMware
3 202 (16.10%) Red Hat
4 82 (6.53%) IBM
5 76 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 67 (5.34%) Adobe
6 67 (5.34%) Google
7 45 (3.59%) Cisco
8 41 (3.27%) Splunk
9 35 (2.79%) AppDynamics
9 35 (2.79%) Cloudera
10 34 (2.71%) EMC
11 31 (2.47%) ATG
12 29 (2.31%) HP
13 28 (2.23%) Hortonworks
14 27 (2.15%) Zend
15 26 (2.07%) Atlassian
16 24 (1.91%) NetApp
17 22 (1.75%) F5
17 22 (1.75%) SAP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Salmon Limited
Rate: Excellent rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Digital Skills
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £540 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £600.00 - £630.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago