Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 31 May 2020 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 West
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 159 134
Rank change year-on-year +43 -25 +18
Contract jobs citing Apache 29 44 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.85% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.57% 6.22% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 48
Median daily rate £438 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +11.18% +15.65%
10th Percentile £305 £270 £325
90th Percentile £673 £600 £575
England median daily rate £531 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £53.75
England median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year -60.00% -39.13% +43.75%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 383 707 856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.04% 13.59% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 460 552
Median daily rate £400 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +8.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £239 £211 £231
90th Percentile £568 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 50
Median hourly rate £50.50 £16.62 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +203.90% -28.53% +45.31%
10th Percentile £19.00 £11.77 £11.66
90th Percentile £63.13 £23.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +2.56%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Apache as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the North West

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Apache in the North West

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache in the North West over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Apache in the North West

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for Apache in the North West

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
Manchester +35 15 £419 -11.84% 4
Cheshire +33 6 £363 - 3
Lancashire +22 2 £370 -32.73%
Merseyside +7 2 £475 +0.53% 2
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Apache.

1 16 (55.17%) Linux
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
3 12 (41.38%) AWS
4 10 (34.48%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 9 (31.03%) Azure
6 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) MySQL
6 8 (27.59%) IIS
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) Google
7 7 (24.14%) QA
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Open Source
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) PHP
8 6 (20.69%) SSL
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) GCP
9 5 (17.24%) Docker
9 5 (17.24%) Node.js
9 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
9 5 (17.24%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) LAMP
9 5 (17.24%) Unix

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Spark
5 3 (10.34%) JBoss
5 3 (10.34%) Jetty
5 3 (10.34%) Mongrel
5 3 (10.34%) nginx
5 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.45%) Appian
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) InVision
1 1 (3.45%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) AWS
2 9 (31.03%) Azure
3 6 (20.69%) GCP
4 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (10.34%) Google App Engine
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.90%) CloudFront
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (3.45%) Apigee
7 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (3.45%) IaaS
7 1 (3.45%) Kong
7 1 (3.45%) Office 365
7 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
7 1 (3.45%) Route 53
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) SSL
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) HTTP
5 3 (10.34%) FTP
5 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 2 (6.90%) WAN
7 1 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Hive
2 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) HBase
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Impala
3 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.34%) git-flow
4 3 (10.34%) Gradle
4 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Mocha
4 3 (10.34%) Mockito
4 3 (10.34%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (10.34%) SonarQube
4 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.45%) Cypress.io
5 1 (3.45%) GitLab
5 1 (3.45%) Hudson
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) J2EE
2 5 (17.24%) LAMP
2 5 (17.24%) Node.js
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) Dropwizard
4 3 (10.34%) Servlets
4 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.90%) hapi
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) Kafka
5 2 (6.90%) React
5 2 (6.90%) Sass
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.34%) SUSE
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Microservices
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) QA Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
4 1 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (3.45%) HDFS
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.45%) Oozie
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Google
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Splunk
5 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) BEA
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) CommVault
6 1 (3.45%) Lets Encrypt
6 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas