Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 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)
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 174 119
Rank change year-on-year -9 -55 +39
Contract jobs citing Apache 721 722 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.58% 1.60% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.07% 9.30% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 504 660
London median daily rate £565 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £338
90th Percentile £700 £648 £626
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.67% -6.25% -20.00%
England median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +1.72% +3.57% -34.50%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7,947 7,764 8,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.37% 17.23% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,609 5,522 6,112
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £619
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 101 115
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.83 £52.35
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%

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 21 October 2018.

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
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 21 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
Central London -41 102 £550 +2.33% 32
West London +5 32 £565 +5.61% 26
South London -50 25 £563 +38.04% 6
East London -34 8 £500 -16.67% 5
North London -1 5 £638 +34.21% 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Apache.

1 384 (53.26%) Linux
2 372 (51.60%) Java
3 243 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (33.29%) Python
5 223 (30.93%) SQL
6 210 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
7 198 (27.46%) Git (software)
8 194 (26.91%) DevOps
9 186 (25.80%) Docker
10 183 (25.38%) Unix
11 180 (24.97%) Apache Spark
12 176 (24.41%) Jenkins
13 171 (23.72%) Ansible
14 168 (23.30%) Tomcat
15 163 (22.61%) Kafka
16 159 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
17 139 (19.28%) TDD
18 136 (18.86%) Banking
18 136 (18.86%) Finance
19 131 (18.17%) Big Data
20 127 (17.61%) Kubernetes
21 125 (17.34%) HTTP
22 122 (16.92%) Oracle
23 120 (16.64%) Scala
24 116 (16.09%) Hadoop
25 111 (15.40%) Scrum
26 109 (15.12%) JavaScript
27 106 (14.70%) MySQL
27 106 (14.70%) Spring
28 103 (14.29%) Maven

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
1 180 (24.97%) Apache Spark
2 168 (23.30%) Tomcat
3 99 (13.73%) IIS
4 76 (10.54%) Elasticsearch
5 64 (8.88%) nginx
6 42 (5.83%) JBoss
7 35 (4.85%) Confluence
8 33 (4.58%) WebLogic
9 28 (3.88%) Mule
10 24 (3.33%) WebSphere
11 21 (2.91%) Apache Airflow
12 20 (2.77%) Jetty
13 16 (2.22%) Apache Pig
14 15 (2.08%) Apache Solr
15 14 (1.94%) Mongrel
16 11 (1.53%) WordPress
17 9 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
18 8 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
18 8 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 6 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 25 (3.47%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.14%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Magento
2 3 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.28%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) ScheduALL
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 210 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (10.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (9.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 35 (4.85%) GitHub
5 29 (4.02%) Amazon S3
6 25 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (2.77%) Serverless
9 19 (2.64%) Amazon EMR
10 18 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (2.08%) OpenShift
13 14 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (1.80%) IaaS
14 13 (1.80%) PaaS
14 13 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (1.53%) Sumo Logic
16 10 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 125 (17.34%) HTTP
2 73 (10.12%) SSL
3 54 (7.49%) TCP/IP
4 53 (7.35%) DNS
5 41 (5.69%) Firewall
6 38 (5.27%) Kerberos
7 28 (3.88%) BIG-IP
8 23 (3.19%) Internet
8 23 (3.19%) SAN
9 20 (2.77%) Intranet
10 16 (2.22%) SSH
11 12 (1.66%) DHCP
11 12 (1.66%) FTP
12 10 (1.39%) NAS
12 10 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
13 9 (1.25%) DMZ
13 9 (1.25%) OpenVPN
13 9 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
14 8 (1.11%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.17%) Big Data
2 116 (16.09%) Hadoop
3 106 (14.70%) MySQL
4 100 (13.87%) NoSQL
5 85 (11.79%) SQL Server
6 80 (11.10%) Relational Database
7 67 (9.29%) Apache Hive
8 66 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
9 64 (8.88%) MongoDB
10 57 (7.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 41 (5.69%) HBase
12 33 (4.58%) BigQuery
13 29 (4.02%) Amazon Redshift
13 29 (4.02%) Impala
14 27 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (2.91%) Presto
16 20 (2.77%) Data Lake
17 16 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (2.22%) MariaDB
18 15 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 198 (27.46%) Git (software)
2 176 (24.41%) Jenkins
3 103 (14.29%) Maven
4 89 (12.34%) JIRA
5 56 (7.77%) JUnit
6 44 (6.10%) Subversion
7 41 (5.69%) Bitbucket
8 38 (5.27%) TeamCity
9 35 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 31 (4.30%) Gradle
10 31 (4.30%) JMeter
11 29 (4.02%) Artifactory
11 29 (4.02%) Cucumber
12 28 (3.88%) Mockito
13 25 (3.47%) Selenium
14 24 (3.33%) Ant
15 23 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (3.19%) Vagrant
16 21 (2.91%) Eclipse
17 16 (2.22%) The Grinder
General
1 136 (18.86%) Banking
1 136 (18.86%) Finance
2 69 (9.57%) Investment Banking
3 51 (7.07%) Front Office
4 22 (3.05%) Retail
5 16 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.80%) Publishing
7 10 (1.39%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.25%) Legal
9 6 (0.83%) Games
10 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.55%) Marketing
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 292 (40.50%) Developer
2 152 (21.08%) Java Developer
3 113 (15.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (10.96%) Data Engineer
5 56 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 41 (5.69%) Big Data Engineer
7 38 (5.27%) Architect
8 33 (4.58%) Python Developer
8 33 (4.58%) Senior Data Engineer
9 30 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 29 (4.02%) Linux Engineer
11 28 (3.88%) Integration Developer
12 27 (3.74%) Perl Developer
13 23 (3.19%) Applications Engineer
14 21 (2.91%) Administrator
15 20 (2.77%) AWS Engineer
15 20 (2.77%) Data Architect
15 20 (2.77%) Java Engineer
15 20 (2.77%) Software Engineer
16 19 (2.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (22.61%) Kafka
2 106 (14.70%) Spring
3 84 (11.65%) LAMP
4 82 (11.37%) REST
5 81 (11.23%) Middleware
6 77 (10.68%) Web Services
7 58 (8.04%) CSS
8 51 (7.07%) HTML
9 50 (6.93%) RESTful
10 49 (6.80%) J2EE
11 45 (6.24%) jQuery
11 45 (6.24%) LDAP
12 43 (5.96%) RabbitMQ
13 39 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
14 37 (5.13%) SOAP
15 36 (4.99%) AngularJS
15 36 (4.99%) JSON
15 36 (4.99%) Ruby on Rails
16 34 (4.72%) Apache Camel
16 34 (4.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.66%) Linux Command Line
3 43 (5.96%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.61%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.47%) PKI
6 24 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (3.05%) Fintech
7 22 (3.05%) Public Cloud
8 21 (2.91%) Clustering
9 19 (2.64%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.80%) User Experience
11 9 (1.25%) Equities
12 8 (1.11%) Grid Computing
12 8 (1.11%) Market Risk
12 8 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (0.97%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.83%) Cloud Native
14 6 (0.83%) Replication
15 5 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 384 (53.26%) Linux
2 183 (25.38%) Unix
3 72 (9.99%) Windows
4 60 (8.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (5.83%) CentOS
6 35 (4.85%) Solaris
7 28 (3.88%) Ubuntu
8 27 (3.74%) Windows Server
9 26 (3.61%) Debian
10 16 (2.22%) SUSE
11 15 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 13 (1.80%) Fedora
13 8 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.42%) Android
16 2 (0.28%) AIX
16 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.14%) VMS
17 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (33.70%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (26.91%) DevOps
3 159 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
4 139 (19.28%) TDD
5 111 (15.40%) Scrum
6 78 (10.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 75 (10.40%) OO
7 75 (10.40%) Test Automation
8 67 (9.29%) BDD
9 66 (9.15%) Microservices
10 64 (8.88%) Unit Testing
11 61 (8.46%) Software Engineering
12 60 (8.32%) ITIL
13 53 (7.35%) Kanban
13 53 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (7.21%) Analytics
15 51 (7.07%) E-Commerce
16 44 (6.10%) ETL
17 43 (5.96%) Load Balancing
18 41 (5.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 372 (51.60%) Java
2 240 (33.29%) Python
3 223 (30.93%) SQL
4 120 (16.64%) Scala
5 109 (15.12%) JavaScript
6 86 (11.93%) Perl
7 76 (10.54%) Bash Shell
8 71 (9.85%) Ruby
9 61 (8.46%) Shell Script
10 56 (7.77%) PHP
11 52 (7.21%) Java 8
12 44 (6.10%) C#
13 32 (4.44%) Groovy
14 23 (3.19%) C
15 20 (2.77%) Go
16 18 (2.50%) PowerShell
17 17 (2.36%) Clojure
18 10 (1.39%) R
19 9 (1.25%) C++
19 9 (1.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 32 (4.44%) Degree
2 26 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.69%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.42%) RHCE
8 2 (0.28%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CISSP
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) PhD
8 2 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CBAP
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.14%) IIBA
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) NCDA
9 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.36%) QA
2 13 (1.80%) MiFID
3 8 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.69%) EMIR
6 4 (0.55%) GDPR
7 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 186 (25.80%) Docker
2 38 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.16%) Active Directory
4 29 (4.02%) HDFS
5 17 (2.36%) Apache Flume
6 15 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 14 (1.94%) Squid
7 14 (1.94%) VirtualBox
8 13 (1.80%) Hyper-V
8 13 (1.80%) Postfix
9 12 (1.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 12 (1.66%) NFS
9 12 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (1.53%) vCloud
11 8 (1.11%) KVM
12 5 (0.69%) LXC
13 4 (0.55%) Xen
14 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.14%) Gluster
15 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 171 (23.72%) Ansible
2 127 (17.61%) Kubernetes
3 99 (13.73%) Puppet
4 65 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (7.07%) Terraform
6 47 (6.52%) Kibana
7 46 (6.38%) logstash
8 44 (6.10%) Single Sign-On
9 34 (4.72%) Mesos
10 29 (4.02%) ITRS Geneos
10 29 (4.02%) Rancher
11 27 (3.74%) Nagios
12 26 (3.61%) CA Single Sign-On
13 23 (3.19%) Salt
14 22 (3.05%) Packer
15 19 (2.64%) Hadoop YARN
15 19 (2.64%) Prometheus
16 14 (1.94%) CFEngine
17 12 (1.66%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (1.66%) Graylog
Vendors
1 122 (16.92%) Oracle
2 87 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 76 (10.54%) Microsoft
4 59 (8.18%) VMware
5 57 (7.91%) Splunk
6 49 (6.80%) Google
7 32 (4.44%) F5
8 30 (4.16%) ServiceNow
9 23 (3.19%) AppDynamics
10 21 (2.91%) Axway
11 20 (2.77%) Cloudera
12 18 (2.50%) IBM
12 18 (2.50%) New Relic
12 18 (2.50%) SAP
13 17 (2.36%) Hortonworks
14 16 (2.22%) Sybase
15 15 (2.08%) ForgeRock
16 14 (1.94%) BMC
17 13 (1.80%) CA
18 12 (1.66%) NetApp