Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 October 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 64 90
Rank change year-on-year -26 +26 +10
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.28% 1.68% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.93% 9.01% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 6
Reading median daily rate £440 £335 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.34% -5.96% -36.10%
10th Percentile £404 £304 £253
90th Percentile £482 £528 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 207 233 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.38% 18.67% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 140 133
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £255
90th Percentile £556 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 5
Reading median hourly rate £11.75 £15.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.52% -36.90% +51.52%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £28.50 £39.75 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £12.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +25.49% +2.00% -26.47%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Reading

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Reading

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Btrfs
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (50.00%) Fedora
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 2 (50.00%) Route 53
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (50.00%) Consul
3 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (50.00%) Route 53
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Fedora
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Btrfs
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Consul
1 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) Graphite
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) Mesos
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) StatsD
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) New Relic
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk