The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Apache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 25 June 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 43
Contract jobs citing Apache 0 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 3.65% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 15.24% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +63.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £28.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year +87.50% -10.45%  

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31 105 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.31% 23.97% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 66 51
Median daily rate £431 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Lancashire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Lancashire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 3 (75.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SEO

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Riak
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle