Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 August 2018 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)
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 74 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 +22
Contract jobs citing Apache 41 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.10% 3.77% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.40% 10.78% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 10
Essex median daily rate £450 £511 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.98% +35.43% +16.15%
10th Percentile £380 £445 £345
90th Percentile £600 £589 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £59.38 - -
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 - £31.50

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 306 306 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 30.63% 34.93% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 205 80
Essex median daily rate £513 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +42.86% -3.78%
10th Percentile £345 £279 £224
90th Percentile £600 £588 £497
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 15
Essex median hourly rate £32.75 £35.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.75% +1.43% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24.15 £17.38 £17.95
90th Percentile £48.84 £40.00 £40.90
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -38.46%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Essex

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Essex

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Essex over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Essex

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Essex

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea +3 28 £450 -10.00% 7
Harlow - 2 £525 -
Colchester - 1 £700 - 2
Apache
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Apache.

1 35 (85.37%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Jenkins
3 28 (68.29%) DevOps
4 25 (60.98%) J2EE
5 22 (53.66%) Oracle
5 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
7 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
7 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (46.34%) Java
9 18 (43.90%) Solaris
9 18 (43.90%) JBoss
9 18 (43.90%) Unix
9 18 (43.90%) Open Source
9 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (43.90%) Ansible
10 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
10 17 (41.46%) Middleware
11 16 (39.02%) HTTP
11 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
11 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (39.02%) Puppet
12 15 (36.59%) Google
13 14 (34.15%) SSL
13 14 (34.15%) Deployment Automation
14 12 (29.27%) Mongrel
14 12 (29.27%) Docker
14 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
14 12 (29.27%) DNS

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
2 18 (43.90%) JBoss
3 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 12 (29.27%) Jetty
3 12 (29.27%) Mongrel
3 12 (29.27%) nginx
3 12 (29.27%) WebSphere
4 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
5 10 (24.39%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (29.27%) Google App Engine
2 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (17.07%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) HTTP
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 14 (34.15%) SSL
3 12 (29.27%) DHCP
3 12 (29.27%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) FTP
3 12 (29.27%) IPsec
4 8 (19.51%) SSH
5 6 (14.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Hadoop
2 8 (19.51%) Ingres
2 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (7.32%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) HBase
5 1 (2.44%) JanusGraph
5 1 (2.44%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
3 10 (24.39%) Travis CI
4 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.20%) JMeter
4 5 (12.20%) Selenium
4 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
4 5 (12.20%) Zephyr
5 3 (7.32%) JUnit
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) Ant
7 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.44%) FishEye
7 1 (2.44%) GitLab
7 1 (2.44%) Hudson
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
1 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Unix Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) J2EE
2 17 (41.46%) Middleware
3 12 (29.27%) Servlets
4 11 (26.83%) .NET
4 11 (26.83%) Web Services
5 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
6 3 (7.32%) GWT
6 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) Spring
6 3 (7.32%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) AWT
7 1 (2.44%) CSS
7 1 (2.44%) JMS
7 1 (2.44%) Swing
7 1 (2.44%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Replication
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.44%) RIA
2 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (43.90%) Solaris
3 18 (43.90%) Unix
4 7 (17.07%) AIX
4 7 (17.07%) CentOS
4 7 (17.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) DevOps
2 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
3 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (43.90%) Open Source
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (34.15%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (24.39%) Scrum
7 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (21.95%) Kanban
7 9 (21.95%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) Analytics
8 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.07%) Validation
9 6 (14.63%) SOA
10 5 (12.20%) API Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Change Control
10 5 (12.20%) Microservices
10 5 (12.20%) User Stories
11 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 6 (14.63%) Perl
4 3 (7.32%) Java 8
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Gremlin
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Docker
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (29.27%) Xen
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Ansible
2 16 (39.02%) Puppet
3 8 (19.51%) Opsview
4 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) Google
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) BEA
4 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
4 10 (24.39%) webMethods
5 6 (14.63%) WSO2
6 3 (7.32%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks