Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 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 > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 91 88
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache 38 73 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.10% 2.70% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.72% 11.35% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 27
North East median daily rate £330 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -36.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £306 £260 £350
90th Percentile £423 £406 £588
England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 -
England median hourly rate £29.88 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +6.70% -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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 277 643 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.59% 23.74% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 431 262
North East median daily rate £380 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -22.35% +22.39%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £264
90th Percentile £593 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 48 8
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £27.75 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.86% +28.62% +16.62%
10th Percentile £7.95 £14.70 £11.78
90th Percentile £29.75 £36.00 £26.65
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the North East

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the North East

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the North East

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the North East

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +29 35 £330 +2.33% 2
Durham +6 3 - -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Apache.

1 33 (86.84%) Tomcat
2 31 (81.58%) Unix
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 30 (78.95%) Oracle
4 29 (76.32%) JBoss
4 29 (76.32%) AIX
4 29 (76.32%) WebLogic
4 29 (76.32%) Sun
4 29 (76.32%) iPlanet
5 28 (73.68%) Red Hat
5 28 (73.68%) HPUX
5 28 (73.68%) Solaris
5 28 (73.68%) J2EE
6 27 (71.05%) SUSE
6 27 (71.05%) Oracle Application Server
7 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
7 25 (65.79%) Clustering
7 25 (65.79%) High Availability
8 24 (63.16%) Firewall
8 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
9 23 (60.53%) ITIL
10 22 (57.89%) Cisco
10 22 (57.89%) Load Balancing
10 22 (57.89%) F5
11 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
12 15 (39.47%) VMware
12 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
13 14 (36.84%) PlateSpin
13 14 (36.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 33 (86.84%) Tomcat
2 29 (76.32%) iPlanet
2 29 (76.32%) JBoss
2 29 (76.32%) WebLogic
3 27 (71.05%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (21.05%) OpenStack
5 7 (18.42%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (18.42%) MQSeries
5 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
5 7 (18.42%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (2.63%) G Suite
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
1 1 (2.63%) Linode
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) Firewall
1 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 10 (26.32%) DNS
4 8 (21.05%) FCoE
4 8 (21.05%) iSCSI
4 8 (21.05%) LDAP
5 7 (18.42%) NAS
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) DataStage
3 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.63%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) GitLab
1 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.26%) Phabricator
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Trac
2 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) AIX Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Solaris Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) HPUX Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Network Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) GWT
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Clustering
2 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Linux
1 31 (81.58%) Unix
2 29 (76.32%) AIX
3 28 (73.68%) HPUX
3 28 (73.68%) Solaris
4 27 (71.05%) SUSE
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) VMS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) High Availability
2 23 (60.53%) ITIL
3 22 (57.89%) Load Balancing
4 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.63%) Content Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
9 1 (2.63%) Data Management
9 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.63%) Document Management
9 1 (2.63%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
1 13 (34.21%) C-shell
1 13 (34.21%) Korn
1 13 (34.21%) Perl
2 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Jython
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) HL7
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 13 (34.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 12 (31.58%) KVM
5 9 (23.68%) Samba
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) OpenView
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) FreeIPA
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle
2 29 (76.32%) Sun
3 28 (73.68%) Red Hat
4 22 (57.89%) Cisco
4 22 (57.89%) F5
5 15 (39.47%) VMware
6 14 (36.84%) PlateSpin
7 13 (34.21%) HP
7 13 (34.21%) Veritas
8 7 (18.42%) Cognos
8 7 (18.42%) Opsware
9 3 (7.89%) Borland
9 3 (7.89%) Genesys
9 3 (7.89%) Google
10 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.63%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) InterSystems
11 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
11 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
11 1 (2.63%) Zoho