The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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 / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 81 72
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Contract jobs citing Apache 11 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.80% 1.16% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.61% 7.92% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 12
Median daily rate £438 £438 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £409
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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 265 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.34% 14.70% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 156 174
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +97.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £36.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Manchester

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Manchester

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +2 4 £425 -1.44% 7
Apache
North West

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

1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Open Source
5 8 (29.63%) Puppet
6 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
6 7 (25.93%) J2EE
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
7 6 (22.22%) nginx
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) FTP
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (22.22%) Apache Camel
8 5 (18.52%) HTTP
8 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 5 (18.52%) IBM
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) IIS
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) nginx
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 5 (18.52%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) Jetty
4 4 (14.81%) Mongrel
5 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.70%) Drupal
6 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.70%) JBoss
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (14.81%) Google App Engine
2 4 (14.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) FTP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) IPsec
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Impala
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Riak
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Travis CI
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) J2EE
2 6 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 4 (14.81%) Servlets
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) LAMP
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (7.41%) Kafka
6 2 (7.41%) OSGi
7 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.70%) HTML5
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Android
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Mesosphere
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Open Source
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.41%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (7.41%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.41%) SIEM
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) SANS
3 2 (7.41%) SSCP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) Xen
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) HDFS
3 1 (3.70%) Squid
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) QRadar
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Plesk
3 1 (3.70%) Salt
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
3 4 (14.81%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) Splunk
6 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.70%) Chordiant