Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 66 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +26
Contract jobs citing Apache 43 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.15% 3.79% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.95% 11.88% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 12
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% -15.45%
10th Percentile £405 £374 £360
90th Percentile £593 £572 £599
East of England median daily rate £450 £380 £420
% change year-on-year +18.42% -9.52% +20.00%
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 332 261 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.02% 31.87% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 169 80
Essex median daily rate £505 £513 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +39.46% +5.00%
10th Percentile £336 £310 £218
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £410
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.77% +12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 17
Essex median hourly rate £33.04 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.70% -1.33% -6.83%
10th Percentile £23.45 £15.13 £24.25
90th Percentile £51.53 £40.00 £42.00
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.28% +15.84% -3.39%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +5 27 £443 -11.50% 1
Harlow - 4 £500 -
Colchester - 1 £700 - 3
Apache
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Jenkins
3 31 (72.09%) DevOps
4 25 (58.14%) Tomcat
5 22 (51.16%) J2EE
5 22 (51.16%) Configuration Management
6 21 (48.84%) Java
6 21 (48.84%) Ansible
6 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (44.19%) Oracle
9 18 (41.86%) Unix
9 18 (41.86%) Solaris
10 17 (39.53%) JBoss
10 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (39.53%) Open Source
11 16 (37.21%) Docker
11 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
11 16 (37.21%) Google
11 16 (37.21%) Shell Script
12 15 (34.88%) HTTP
12 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
12 15 (34.88%) Puppet
13 13 (30.23%) Middleware
13 13 (30.23%) SSL
13 13 (30.23%) Web Services
13 13 (30.23%) Servlets
13 13 (30.23%) nginx
14 12 (27.91%) MySQL

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 25 (58.14%) Tomcat
2 17 (39.53%) JBoss
3 13 (30.23%) nginx
4 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
5 11 (25.58%) IIS
5 11 (25.58%) Jetty
5 11 (25.58%) Mongrel
5 11 (25.58%) WebLogic
6 7 (16.28%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (25.58%) GitHub
2 11 (25.58%) Google App Engine
2 11 (25.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) HTTP
1 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
2 13 (30.23%) SSL
3 11 (25.58%) DHCP
3 11 (25.58%) DNS
3 11 (25.58%) FTP
3 11 (25.58%) IPsec
4 10 (23.26%) SSH
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) MySQL
2 11 (25.58%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.26%) Ingres
4 3 (6.98%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (6.98%) GIS
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) HBase
6 1 (2.33%) JanusGraph
6 1 (2.33%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (74.42%) Jenkins
2 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Travis CI
4 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
4 7 (16.28%) Selenium
5 5 (11.63%) JMeter
5 5 (11.63%) JUnit
5 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
5 5 (11.63%) Zephyr
6 4 (9.30%) Ant
6 4 (9.30%) Subversion
7 3 (6.98%) Maven
8 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.65%) Gatling
8 2 (4.65%) Grunt
8 2 (4.65%) gulp
8 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (4.65%) Sublime Text
9 1 (2.33%) GitLab
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Unix Developer
3 8 (18.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) J2EE
2 13 (30.23%) Middleware
2 13 (30.23%) Servlets
2 13 (30.23%) Web Services
3 12 (27.91%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.28%) SOAP
4 7 (16.28%) Spring
5 5 (11.63%) JSON
5 5 (11.63%) REST
6 4 (9.30%) EJB
6 4 (9.30%) XML
7 3 (6.98%) Apache Flex
7 3 (6.98%) CSS
7 3 (6.98%) GWT
8 2 (4.65%) Java EE
8 2 (4.65%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) JSP
8 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.65%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) RIA
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (41.86%) Solaris
3 18 (41.86%) Unix
4 11 (25.58%) Windows
5 9 (20.93%) AIX
5 9 (20.93%) CentOS
6 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) DevOps
2 22 (51.16%) Configuration Management
3 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (39.53%) Open Source
5 11 (25.58%) Analytics
6 10 (23.26%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (20.93%) Validation
8 8 (18.60%) Kanban
8 8 (18.60%) TDD
8 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
9 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (11.63%) API Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Change Control
10 5 (11.63%) Microservices
10 5 (11.63%) SOA
10 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.63%) User Stories
11 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) Shell Script
3 8 (18.60%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) Java 8
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) Haskell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Dart
8 1 (2.33%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Docker
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.58%) Xen
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Ansible
2 15 (34.88%) Puppet
3 10 (23.26%) Opsview
4 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) Grafana
5 2 (4.65%) Kibana
5 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 16 (37.21%) Google
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.58%) VMware
5 9 (20.93%) webMethods
6 7 (16.28%) BEA
6 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.63%) Adobe
7 5 (11.63%) WSO2
8 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks