The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 April 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)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.67% 0.88% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.81 £32.54
% change year-on-year - -2.23%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 34 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 23.43% 15.04% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 30
Median daily rate £325 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.12% -6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £281 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Apache.

1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Chordiant
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Chordiant
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat