Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 121 154
Rank change year-on-year -58 +33 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache 722 969 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 2.17% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.05% 11.03% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 648 575
London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £310
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27.60 £29.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £96.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +3.57% -34.50% +40.16%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7981 8785 8491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.10% 19.71% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5691 6074 5753
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 107 119
London median hourly rate £20.91 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.17% -10.00% +7.11%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £43.20
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in London

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in London

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in London

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in London

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Apache in London

Apache
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -7 132 £525 +5.00% 25
South London -44 49 £415 -7.78% 2
East London +5 24 £600 +26.32% 5
West London -41 23 £525 +6.06% 6
North London -10 4 £475 +46.15% 2
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Apache.

1 426 (59.00%) Java
2 339 (46.95%) Linux
3 320 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (30.75%) Python
5 209 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
6 198 (27.42%) DevOps
7 179 (24.79%) Big Data
7 179 (24.79%) JavaScript
8 177 (24.52%) Finance
9 172 (23.82%) Tomcat
9 172 (23.82%) Git (software)
10 171 (23.68%) Hadoop
11 170 (23.55%) Apache Spark
12 148 (20.50%) Jenkins
13 146 (20.22%) SQL
13 146 (20.22%) TDD
14 136 (18.84%) Docker
15 130 (18.01%) MySQL
16 129 (17.87%) Scrum
17 122 (16.90%) Unix
18 121 (16.76%) Web Services
19 120 (16.62%) Oracle
20 116 (16.07%) Banking
21 113 (15.65%) Spring
22 111 (15.37%) Puppet
23 109 (15.10%) Ansible
23 109 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
24 106 (14.68%) Windows
25 105 (14.54%) HTML
25 105 (14.54%) REST

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 172 (23.82%) Tomcat
2 170 (23.55%) Apache Spark
3 91 (12.60%) Elasticsearch
3 91 (12.60%) nginx
4 78 (10.80%) IIS
5 46 (6.37%) Confluence
6 36 (4.99%) CMS
7 33 (4.57%) WebLogic
8 30 (4.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 30 (4.16%) JBoss
8 30 (4.16%) WebSphere
9 28 (3.88%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.80%) Apache Pig
11 12 (1.66%) Drupal
11 12 (1.66%) Jetty
12 10 (1.39%) SAS
13 9 (1.25%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.11%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (1.66%) Chatbot
2 10 (1.39%) SPSS
3 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) HipChat
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Magento
1 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.28%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.28%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.28%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.28%) RMDS
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 209 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (5.54%) Amazon S3
4 36 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (3.60%) GitHub
7 25 (3.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (2.49%) Amazon EMR
8 18 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 16 (2.22%) PaaS
9 16 (2.22%) Route 53
10 15 (2.08%) IaaS
11 13 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (1.52%) npm
12 11 (1.52%) SaaS
13 10 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 10 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (1.39%) Dialogflow
14 8 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 84 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 80 (11.08%) HTTP
3 76 (10.53%) Firewall
4 68 (9.42%) SSL
5 55 (7.62%) DNS
6 42 (5.82%) LDAP
7 28 (3.88%) Kerberos
8 23 (3.19%) BIG-IP
8 23 (3.19%) VPN
9 19 (2.63%) DHCP
10 18 (2.49%) Internet
11 17 (2.35%) IPsec
12 15 (2.08%) SSH
13 14 (1.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 14 (1.94%) FTP
13 14 (1.94%) SMTP
14 13 (1.80%) SAN
15 11 (1.52%) Network Security
16 10 (1.39%) NAS
16 10 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (24.79%) Big Data
2 171 (23.68%) Hadoop
3 130 (18.01%) MySQL
4 103 (14.27%) NoSQL
5 79 (10.94%) HBase
6 70 (9.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 68 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (8.17%) MongoDB
8 59 (8.17%) SQL Server
9 58 (8.03%) Apache Hive
10 46 (6.37%) Relational Database
11 37 (5.12%) Flink
12 31 (4.29%) Impala
13 22 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (2.35%) Oracle Database
16 13 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 12 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (1.66%) Mahout
18 11 (1.52%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 172 (23.82%) Git (software)
2 148 (20.50%) Jenkins
3 81 (11.22%) Maven
4 80 (11.08%) JIRA
5 72 (9.97%) JUnit
6 55 (7.62%) Mockito
7 43 (5.96%) Subversion
8 37 (5.12%) TeamCity
9 33 (4.57%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.19%) Mercurial
11 22 (3.05%) Bitbucket
11 22 (3.05%) Gradle
11 22 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
12 21 (2.91%) JMeter
13 20 (2.77%) Ant
14 17 (2.35%) Selenium
15 16 (2.22%) Travis CI
16 14 (1.94%) Artifactory
16 14 (1.94%) Vagrant
17 13 (1.80%) SonarQube
General
1 177 (24.52%) Finance
2 116 (16.07%) Banking
3 40 (5.54%) Marketing
4 35 (4.85%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.91%) Retail
5 21 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.35%) Publishing
7 16 (2.22%) Electronics
8 15 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.66%) Billing
9 12 (1.66%) Front Office
10 6 (0.83%) Games
11 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Advertising
12 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 286 (39.61%) Developer
2 125 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 101 (13.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 53 (7.34%) Data Engineer
5 45 (6.23%) Big Data Engineer
6 43 (5.96%) Java Engineer
7 41 (5.68%) AWS Engineer
8 36 (4.99%) Senior Developer
9 34 (4.71%) Scala Developer
10 33 (4.57%) Big Data Developer
10 33 (4.57%) Hadoop Engineer
11 31 (4.29%) Administrator
11 31 (4.29%) AWS DevOps
12 29 (4.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 27 (3.74%) Consultant
13 27 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
14 26 (3.60%) Angular Developer
15 25 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
15 25 (3.46%) PHP Developer
16 24 (3.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (16.76%) Web Services
2 113 (15.65%) Spring
3 105 (14.54%) HTML
3 105 (14.54%) REST
4 99 (13.71%) Kafka
5 91 (12.60%) CSS
6 89 (12.33%) XML
7 73 (10.11%) AngularJS
8 64 (8.86%) Elastic Stack
9 62 (8.59%) JSON
9 62 (8.59%) RESTful
10 59 (8.17%) LAMP
11 58 (8.03%) jQuery
12 57 (7.89%) .NET
13 54 (7.48%) HTML5
14 48 (6.65%) Apache Camel
15 41 (5.68%) SOAP
15 41 (5.68%) Spring Boot
16 36 (4.99%) Node.js
17 34 (4.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.82%) Data Centre
3 37 (5.12%) Algorithms
4 35 (4.85%) Virtual Team
5 27 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.05%) Clustering
7 21 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.49%) Data Structures
9 17 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (2.35%) PKI
10 14 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (1.66%) Social Media
12 11 (1.52%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.25%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.11%) Equities
15 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.97%) Grid Computing
15 7 (0.97%) Robotics
16 6 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 339 (46.95%) Linux
2 122 (16.90%) Unix
3 106 (14.68%) Windows
4 55 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (5.12%) CentOS
5 37 (5.12%) Windows Server
6 22 (3.05%) Ubuntu
7 18 (2.49%) Solaris
8 10 (1.39%) Debian
8 10 (1.39%) HPUX
9 8 (1.11%) AIX
10 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.69%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.55%) SUSE
12 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.42%) Android
13 3 (0.42%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (27.42%) DevOps
3 146 (20.22%) TDD
4 129 (17.87%) Scrum
5 109 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (13.43%) Open Source
7 76 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 73 (10.11%) Configuration Management
9 64 (8.86%) Machine Learning
10 61 (8.45%) BDD
10 61 (8.45%) Migration
11 59 (8.17%) Microservices
12 55 (7.62%) ETL
13 54 (7.48%) Analytics
13 54 (7.48%) Multithreading
13 54 (7.48%) Software Engineering
14 51 (7.06%) MapReduce
15 50 (6.93%) Pair Programming
16 49 (6.79%) E-Commerce
17 44 (6.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 426 (59.00%) Java
2 222 (30.75%) Python
3 179 (24.79%) JavaScript
4 146 (20.22%) SQL
5 105 (14.54%) Scala
6 99 (13.71%) Bash Shell
7 71 (9.83%) PHP
8 57 (7.89%) Ruby
9 55 (7.62%) Perl
10 42 (5.82%) Groovy
11 34 (4.71%) Shell Script
12 27 (3.74%) C#
13 26 (3.60%) C++
14 21 (2.91%) C
14 21 (2.91%) PowerShell
15 16 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.22%) R
16 15 (2.08%) Go
16 15 (2.08%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (9.97%) Security Cleared
2 50 (6.93%) SC Cleared
3 30 (4.16%) Degree
4 16 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.22%) RHCE
5 9 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.11%) PMP
7 5 (0.69%) MCSE
7 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.55%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.42%) CCIE
9 3 (0.42%) EMC Certification
10 2 (0.28%) CISA
10 2 (0.28%) CISM
10 2 (0.28%) CISSP
10 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.09%) QA
2 19 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.83%) MiFID
5 5 (0.69%) AS 2805
5 5 (0.69%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.55%) SLA
7 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.14%) GCP
System Software
1 136 (18.84%) Docker
2 45 (6.23%) HDFS
3 26 (3.60%) Apache Flume
3 26 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.25%) NFS
6 9 (1.25%) vCloud
7 8 (1.11%) Postfix
7 8 (1.11%) Squid
7 8 (1.11%) Varnish
7 8 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.11%) Xen
8 5 (0.69%) iptables
8 5 (0.69%) KVM
9 4 (0.55%) Samba
9 4 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 111 (15.37%) Puppet
2 109 (15.10%) Ansible
3 63 (8.73%) Kubernetes
4 54 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (5.96%) Kibana
6 40 (5.54%) logstash
7 37 (5.12%) Terraform
8 30 (4.16%) Nagios
9 26 (3.60%) Oozie
10 20 (2.77%) CA Single Sign-On
10 20 (2.77%) Grafana
10 20 (2.77%) Rancher
11 18 (2.49%) ZABBIX
12 15 (2.08%) HAProxy
13 12 (1.66%) Mesos
14 10 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
15 9 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
16 8 (1.11%) Icinga
17 7 (0.97%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 120 (16.62%) Oracle
2 71 (9.83%) Red Hat
3 67 (9.28%) VMware
4 53 (7.34%) Microsoft
5 41 (5.68%) Splunk
6 39 (5.40%) IBM
7 30 (4.16%) Adobe
8 27 (3.74%) F5
8 27 (3.74%) Google
9 19 (2.63%) Cloudera
9 19 (2.63%) SAP
10 16 (2.22%) Hortonworks
11 13 (1.80%) AppDynamics
11 13 (1.80%) CA
11 13 (1.80%) Talend
12 11 (1.52%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.52%) HP
12 11 (1.52%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.52%) Sonatype
13 10 (1.39%) EMC