Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 76 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 +19
Contract jobs citing Apache 42 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.90% 2.76% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.99% 9.25% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 12
Essex median daily rate £450 £512 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.11% +5.03% -4.88%
10th Percentile £404 £365 £364
90th Percentile £594 £556 £599
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £428
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +15.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £59.38 - -
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 - -

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 382 227 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.47% 29.79% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 161 91
Essex median daily rate £500 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £338 £308 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 15
Essex median hourly rate £33.08 £39.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.04% +6.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23.10 £16.97 £15.75
90th Percentile £52.88 £42.63 £42.25
East of England median hourly rate £37.54 £37.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +1.46% +29.82% +18.75%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -9 26 £450 -14.12%
Harlow - 4 £500 - 1
Colchester - 1 £700 -
Apache
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Jenkins
3 30 (71.43%) DevOps
4 23 (54.76%) Tomcat
5 22 (52.38%) Java
5 22 (52.38%) J2EE
6 21 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (45.24%) Ansible
9 18 (42.86%) Oracle
10 17 (40.48%) JBoss
10 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (40.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (40.48%) Open Source
11 16 (38.10%) Google
11 16 (38.10%) HTTP
11 16 (38.10%) Solaris
11 16 (38.10%) Unix
12 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
12 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
12 15 (35.71%) Puppet
12 15 (35.71%) Docker
13 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
14 13 (30.95%) Middleware
14 13 (30.95%) SSL
14 13 (30.95%) Servlets
14 13 (30.95%) nginx
15 12 (28.57%) GitHub
15 12 (28.57%) .NET

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 23 (54.76%) Tomcat
2 17 (40.48%) JBoss
3 13 (30.95%) nginx
4 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 11 (26.19%) IIS
5 11 (26.19%) Jetty
5 11 (26.19%) Mongrel
5 11 (26.19%) WebLogic
6 7 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (28.57%) GitHub
3 11 (26.19%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (26.19%) Google App Engine
3 11 (26.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) HTTP
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 13 (30.95%) SSL
4 11 (26.19%) DHCP
4 11 (26.19%) DNS
4 11 (26.19%) FTP
4 11 (26.19%) IPsec
5 8 (19.05%) SSH
6 4 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 8 (19.05%) Ingres
4 3 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (7.14%) GIS
4 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) HBase
6 1 (2.38%) JanusGraph
6 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (73.81%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Travis CI
4 8 (19.05%) Selenium
5 7 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (14.29%) JMeter
6 6 (14.29%) JUnit
6 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 5 (11.90%) Zephyr
8 4 (9.52%) Ant
8 4 (9.52%) Maven
8 4 (9.52%) Subversion
9 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.76%) Gatling
10 2 (4.76%) Grunt
10 2 (4.76%) gulp
10 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (4.76%) Sublime Text
11 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Unix Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) Middleware
2 13 (30.95%) Servlets
3 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 11 (26.19%) Web Services
5 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 8 (19.05%) Spring
6 7 (16.67%) SOAP
7 6 (14.29%) JSON
7 6 (14.29%) REST
8 5 (11.90%) XML
9 4 (9.52%) Apache Flex
9 4 (9.52%) CSS
9 4 (9.52%) EJB
10 3 (7.14%) GWT
10 3 (7.14%) HTML
11 2 (4.76%) J2SE
11 2 (4.76%) JMS
11 2 (4.76%) JSP
11 2 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.38%) RIA
2 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Solaris
3 16 (38.10%) Unix
4 9 (21.43%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) AIX
5 7 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) DevOps
2 21 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (40.48%) Open Source
5 11 (26.19%) Scrum
6 9 (21.43%) Analytics
6 9 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) Kanban
7 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (16.67%) Validation
9 6 (14.29%) Microservices
9 6 (14.29%) SOA
9 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.90%) API Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.90%) User Stories
11 4 (9.52%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (19.05%) Perl
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Java 8
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 2 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) Haskell
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) Dart
8 1 (2.38%) Gremlin
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) Xen
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) HDFS
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Ansible
2 15 (35.71%) Puppet
3 8 (19.05%) Opsview
4 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.14%) Kibana
6 2 (4.76%) Grafana
6 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.38%) logstash
7 1 (2.38%) Mesos
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 16 (38.10%) Google
3 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) VMware
5 9 (21.43%) webMethods
6 7 (16.67%) BEA
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.90%) Adobe
7 5 (11.90%) WSO2
8 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks