Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 57 93
Rank change year-on-year -20 +36 -15
Contract jobs citing Apache 26 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.64% 2.72% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.24% 15.38% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.63% +12.50% -32.39%
10th Percentile £329 £275 £275
90th Percentile £595 £579 £325
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
Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 254 247 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.01% 17.71% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 129 109
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £185
90th Percentile £565 £538 £540
East of England median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 17
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -41.54% +103.13%
10th Percentile £14.85 £12.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.55 £37.35
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Hertfordshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Hertfordshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Hertfordshire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Hertfordshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -4 21 £438 +36.72%
Hatfield - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £450 - 1
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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (50.00%) MySQL
3 11 (42.31%) MVC
4 9 (34.62%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) OO
4 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
5 8 (30.77%) LAMP
5 8 (30.77%) Games
5 8 (30.77%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) J2EE
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Spring
6 7 (26.92%) nginx
6 7 (26.92%) REST
6 7 (26.92%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 6 (23.08%) Magento
7 6 (23.08%) Subversion
7 6 (23.08%) SOAP
7 6 (23.08%) Unix
7 6 (23.08%) EJB
7 6 (23.08%) JSP
7 6 (23.08%) IBM
8 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
8 5 (19.23%) JMS

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 7 (26.92%) nginx
3 5 (19.23%) MQSeries
4 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.85%) CMS
6 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) Redis
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Subversion
3 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (19.23%) JUnit
3 5 (19.23%) Log4j
3 5 (19.23%) Mockito
4 4 (15.38%) Maven
4 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
5 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (3.85%) Ant
7 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Magento Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Perl Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) LAMP
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 7 (26.92%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (26.92%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
4 6 (23.08%) EJB
4 6 (23.08%) JSP
4 6 (23.08%) SOAP
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) JDBC
5 5 (19.23%) JMS
5 5 (19.23%) JSON
5 5 (19.23%) XML
5 5 (19.23%) XSD
5 5 (19.23%) XSLT
6 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (15.38%) Spring Security
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) HPUX
3 5 (19.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) DNA
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) RAD
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) OO PHP
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
6 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) AS 2805
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 8583
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Talend
3 4 (15.38%) Zend
4 2 (7.69%) Genesys
5 1 (3.85%) ATG
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Martini
5 1 (3.85%) Demandware
5 1 (3.85%) Elastic Path
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) hybris
5 1 (3.85%) VMware