Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 July 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +40
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.63% 1.74% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.72% 7.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 147 148 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.08% 23.45% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 71 54
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -1.64% +27.08%
10th Percentile £250 £283 £209
90th Percentile £553 £525 £540
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year -3.23% - +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.17 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.79% +1.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.95 £11.90 £13.50
90th Percentile £15.55 £14.67 £14.50
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £20.39 £21.00
% change year-on-year -21.53% -2.90% +6.33%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Merseyside

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Merseyside

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Liverpool -3 4 £375 -3.23% 1
Apache
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Chordiant
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Chordiant
2 1 (25.00%) IBM