Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 164 142
Rank change year-on-year -13 -22 +27
Contract jobs citing Apache 701 678 850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.61% 1.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.75% 9.03% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 469 598
London median daily rate £550 £520 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +8.33% +12.94%
10th Percentile £413 £374 £338
90th Percentile £700 £658 £625
England median daily rate £500 £490 £450
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
London median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.25% - -
England median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -26.25% +42.86% -24.32%

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 8,011 7,506 8,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.37% 17.78% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,690 5,226 5,835
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.64%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 86 88
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £54.38 £47.59
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -37 121 £525 -2.33% 43
West London -23 34 £545 +3.81% 28
South London -41 22 £650 +23.81% 7
East London -23 8 £531 -0.23% 8
North London +6 4 £525 +10.53% 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 385 (54.92%) Java
2 340 (48.50%) Linux
3 279 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
4 258 (36.80%) Amazon AWS
5 237 (33.81%) Python
6 207 (29.53%) SQL
7 201 (28.67%) Apache Spark
8 197 (28.10%) Git (software)
9 193 (27.53%) Docker
10 178 (25.39%) Jenkins
11 171 (24.39%) Kafka
12 168 (23.97%) Tomcat
13 160 (22.82%) Big Data
14 150 (21.40%) DevOps
15 148 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
16 143 (20.40%) Unix
16 143 (20.40%) Hadoop
17 141 (20.11%) Scala
17 141 (20.11%) TDD
18 132 (18.83%) NoSQL
19 128 (18.26%) Finance
20 118 (16.83%) MySQL
21 117 (16.69%) Spring
22 115 (16.41%) Ansible
23 113 (16.12%) REST
23 113 (16.12%) Banking
24 110 (15.69%) Web Services
25 104 (14.84%) HTTP
26 102 (14.55%) JavaScript
27 99 (14.12%) PostgreSQL

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
1 201 (28.67%) Apache Spark
2 168 (23.97%) Tomcat
3 66 (9.42%) nginx
4 64 (9.13%) Elasticsearch
5 60 (8.56%) IIS
6 35 (4.99%) JBoss
7 34 (4.85%) Apache Pig
8 30 (4.28%) WebSphere
9 26 (3.71%) Confluence
10 25 (3.57%) Apache Airflow
10 25 (3.57%) Mule
11 19 (2.71%) WebLogic
12 17 (2.43%) Jetty
13 12 (1.71%) Mule ESB
14 11 (1.57%) CMS
14 11 (1.57%) WordPress
15 10 (1.43%) Apache Solr
16 8 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 7 (1.00%) Mongrel
18 6 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.86%) SPSS
5 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.29%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.14%) HipChat
7 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.14%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Magento
2 3 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.29%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 258 (36.80%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (8.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 26 (3.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 25 (3.57%) GitHub
6 23 (3.28%) Amazon S3
7 22 (3.14%) Amazon EMR
7 22 (3.14%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (3.14%) Serverless
8 21 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (1.85%) PaaS
11 12 (1.71%) SaaS
12 11 (1.57%) Heroku
12 11 (1.57%) IaaS
13 10 (1.43%) Route 53
14 9 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (1.28%) OpenShift
15 7 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (1.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 104 (14.84%) HTTP
2 56 (7.99%) TCP/IP
3 55 (7.85%) SSL
4 44 (6.28%) DNS
5 33 (4.71%) Firewall
6 24 (3.42%) Kerberos
7 20 (2.85%) SSH
8 19 (2.71%) SAN
9 18 (2.57%) FTP
10 12 (1.71%) NAS
11 10 (1.43%) DHCP
12 9 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
12 9 (1.28%) VPN
13 8 (1.14%) Internet
14 6 (0.86%) LAN
14 6 (0.86%) SMTP
14 6 (0.86%) WAN
15 5 (0.71%) BIG-IP
15 5 (0.71%) Intranet
15 5 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (22.82%) Big Data
2 143 (20.40%) Hadoop
3 132 (18.83%) NoSQL
4 118 (16.83%) MySQL
5 99 (14.12%) PostgreSQL
6 94 (13.41%) Relational Database
7 92 (13.12%) MongoDB
8 90 (12.84%) Apache Hive
9 84 (11.98%) SQL Server
10 75 (10.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 55 (7.85%) Data Warehouse
12 50 (7.13%) HBase
13 45 (6.42%) Amazon Redshift
14 36 (5.14%) BigQuery
15 27 (3.85%) Impala
16 24 (3.42%) RDBMS
17 21 (3.00%) Sqoop
18 20 (2.85%) Data Lake
19 17 (2.43%) Redis
20 16 (2.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 197 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 178 (25.39%) Jenkins
3 86 (12.27%) Maven
4 77 (10.98%) JUnit
5 58 (8.27%) JIRA
6 55 (7.85%) Subversion
7 43 (6.13%) Mockito
8 31 (4.42%) Gradle
9 29 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
10 28 (3.99%) JMeter
11 23 (3.28%) Selenium
12 22 (3.14%) Eclipse
12 22 (3.14%) TeamCity
13 21 (3.00%) GitLab
14 20 (2.85%) Cucumber
15 18 (2.57%) Vagrant
16 17 (2.43%) Bitbucket
17 15 (2.14%) gulp
17 15 (2.14%) The Grinder
18 14 (2.00%) Artifactory
General
1 128 (18.26%) Finance
2 113 (16.12%) Banking
3 49 (6.99%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.42%) Front Office
5 21 (3.00%) Retail
6 18 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.14%) Marketing
8 13 (1.85%) Legal
9 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.86%) Games
10 6 (0.86%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.71%) Electronics
11 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.43%) Law
12 3 (0.43%) Publishing
13 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 306 (43.65%) Developer
2 146 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 77 (10.98%) Data Engineer
4 61 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 60 (8.56%) Architect
6 41 (5.85%) Big Data Engineer
6 41 (5.85%) Senior Developer
7 33 (4.71%) Big Data Developer
8 31 (4.42%) Data Architect
8 31 (4.42%) Python Developer
9 26 (3.71%) Administrator
10 24 (3.42%) Integration Developer
11 23 (3.28%) Python Engineer
11 23 (3.28%) Senior Data Engineer
12 22 (3.14%) Agile Developer
12 22 (3.14%) Big Data Architect
12 22 (3.14%) Web Developer
13 19 (2.71%) AWS Engineer
13 19 (2.71%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (2.71%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (24.39%) Kafka
2 117 (16.69%) Spring
3 113 (16.12%) REST
4 110 (15.69%) Web Services
5 71 (10.13%) LAMP
6 66 (9.42%) RESTful
7 64 (9.13%) HTML
8 60 (8.56%) SOAP
9 58 (8.27%) CSS
10 57 (8.13%) XML
11 56 (7.99%) Middleware
11 56 (7.99%) RabbitMQ
12 39 (5.56%) React
13 38 (5.42%) jQuery
13 38 (5.42%) JSON
14 37 (5.28%) AngularJS
14 37 (5.28%) LAPP Stack
15 35 (4.99%) J2EE
16 33 (4.71%) HTML5
17 32 (4.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.14%) Fintech
4 28 (3.99%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 22 (3.14%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.00%) PKI
9 13 (1.85%) Clustering
9 13 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.85%) User Experience
10 12 (1.71%) Credit Risk
10 12 (1.71%) Equities
11 10 (1.43%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.43%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (1.00%) Replication
14 6 (0.86%) Derivative
14 6 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (0.86%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 340 (48.50%) Linux
2 143 (20.40%) Unix
3 60 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (7.56%) Windows
5 47 (6.70%) CentOS
6 43 (6.13%) Ubuntu
7 20 (2.85%) Solaris
8 19 (2.71%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.14%) Debian
10 7 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.86%) HPUX
11 6 (0.86%) SUSE
12 5 (0.71%) Android
12 5 (0.71%) Fedora
13 4 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.43%) AIX
14 3 (0.43%) VMS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (21.40%) DevOps
3 148 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
4 141 (20.11%) TDD
5 88 (12.55%) Microservices
6 85 (12.13%) Scrum
7 83 (11.84%) E-Commerce
8 82 (11.70%) Test Automation
9 78 (11.13%) Analytics
10 74 (10.56%) ETL
11 64 (9.13%) Machine Learning
12 63 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
13 58 (8.27%) OO
13 58 (8.27%) Open Source
14 57 (8.13%) Software Engineering
15 54 (7.70%) Problem-Solving
16 48 (6.85%) Migration
17 46 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (6.28%) BDD
19 43 (6.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 385 (54.92%) Java
2 237 (33.81%) Python
3 207 (29.53%) SQL
4 141 (20.11%) Scala
5 102 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 91 (12.98%) Bash Shell
7 73 (10.41%) Perl
8 59 (8.42%) Ruby
9 49 (6.99%) Java 8
10 47 (6.70%) PHP
11 40 (5.71%) Shell Script
12 38 (5.42%) Groovy
13 21 (3.00%) Go
14 19 (2.71%) C
15 16 (2.28%) Clojure
16 14 (2.00%) ES6
16 14 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.00%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.85%) C#
17 13 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (4.99%) Degree
1 35 (4.99%) Security Cleared
2 28 (3.99%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.00%) RHCE
6 5 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.43%) PhD
8 3 (0.43%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.29%) CCNA
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.29%) MCITP
9 2 (0.29%) MCSE
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
10 1 (0.14%) MCTS
10 1 (0.14%) RHCA
10 1 (0.14%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.28%) GCP
2 30 (4.28%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.43%) QA
4 12 (1.71%) GDPR
4 12 (1.71%) MiFID
5 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) PSD2
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
7 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 193 (27.53%) Docker
2 39 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (4.99%) Apache Flume
4 26 (3.71%) HDFS
5 24 (3.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (2.00%) Xen
7 13 (1.85%) KVM
8 10 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (1.28%) NFS
9 9 (1.28%) VirtualBox
10 8 (1.14%) vCloud
10 8 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (1.00%) Squid
12 6 (0.86%) Postfix
13 4 (0.57%) iptables
13 4 (0.57%) XenApp
14 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
14 3 (0.43%) LXC
14 3 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 115 (16.41%) Ansible
2 88 (12.55%) Kubernetes
3 78 (11.13%) Puppet
4 50 (7.13%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (6.70%) Terraform
6 38 (5.42%) Mesos
7 29 (4.14%) Kibana
8 25 (3.57%) logstash
9 24 (3.42%) Single Sign-On
10 19 (2.71%) Hadoop YARN
11 18 (2.57%) Packer
12 16 (2.28%) Oozie
13 15 (2.14%) CA Single Sign-On
13 15 (2.14%) Prometheus
13 15 (2.14%) Salt
14 13 (1.85%) HAProxy
14 13 (1.85%) Nagios
15 12 (1.71%) Marathon
16 11 (1.57%) Consul
16 11 (1.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 95 (13.55%) Oracle
2 70 (9.99%) VMware
3 69 (9.84%) Red Hat
4 68 (9.70%) Microsoft
5 60 (8.56%) Google
6 42 (5.99%) Cloudera
7 38 (5.42%) IBM
8 37 (5.28%) Splunk
9 29 (4.14%) Hortonworks
10 25 (3.57%) MapR
11 23 (3.28%) ServiceNow
12 21 (3.00%) Sybase
13 19 (2.71%) AppDynamics
13 19 (2.71%) SAP
14 18 (2.57%) Talend
15 15 (2.14%) ForgeRock
16 14 (2.00%) Axway
17 13 (1.85%) CA
17 13 (1.85%) Perforce
18 11 (1.57%) BMC