Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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)
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 59 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache 27 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.39% 2.39% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.80% 14.29% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 4
Essex median daily rate £500 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -21.82% +109.52%
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 250 147 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.41% 16.74% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 93 119
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £310 £225 £226
90th Percentile £600 £538 £482
East of England median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 24
Essex median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -6.83% +41.23%
10th Percentile £16.45 £15.75 £16.18
90th Percentile £43.00 £42.25 £45.33
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +21.67% +1.69% +40.48%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -23 21 £500 -7.41%
Apache
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Apache.

1 26 (96.30%) J2EE
1 26 (96.30%) Oracle
1 26 (96.30%) JBoss
1 26 (96.30%) Middleware
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 23 (85.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Kanban
4 18 (66.67%) Open Source
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
4 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (66.67%) TDD
4 18 (66.67%) SOA
4 18 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (66.67%) WSO2
4 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 18 (66.67%) Docker
4 18 (66.67%) Microservices
5 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
5 17 (62.96%) HTTP
5 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
5 17 (62.96%) SSL
5 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
5 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (59.26%) Test Automation
6 16 (59.26%) DevOps
7 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
7 15 (55.56%) Coaching
7 15 (55.56%) Puppet
8 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (51.85%) API Design

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 26 (96.30%) JBoss
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
4 8 (29.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Jetty
5 1 (3.70%) Mongrel
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) HTTP
1 17 (62.96%) SSL
1 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
2 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 14 (51.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Trainee
3 4 (14.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) J2EE
1 26 (96.30%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Servlets
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Solaris
4 8 (29.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (66.67%) Kanban
1 18 (66.67%) Microservices
1 18 (66.67%) Open Source
1 18 (66.67%) Scrum
1 18 (66.67%) SOA
1 18 (66.67%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Configuration Management
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (59.26%) DevOps
3 16 (59.26%) Test Automation
4 15 (55.56%) Coaching
4 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 14 (51.85%) API Design
6 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
7 12 (44.44%) User Stories
8 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 5 (18.52%) C
4 2 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Puppet
2 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Oracle
2 18 (66.67%) WSO2
3 8 (29.63%) BEA
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 8 (29.63%) webMethods
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft