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 3 months to 30 March 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Apache 11 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.69% 1.47% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.09% 8.38% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
Median daily rate £425 £350 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £338 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +13.54% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +21.37%  

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 179 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.72% 17.60% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 110 111
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £53.75 £9.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +497.22% -76.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Apache.

1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) JBoss
3 7 (41.18%) Middleware
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (35.29%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 4 (23.53%) JIRA
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Scala
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (17.65%) Confluence
7 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (17.65%) Big Data
7 3 (17.65%) Hortonworks
7 3 (17.65%) Kafka

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 7 (41.18%) JBoss
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
4 4 (23.53%) IIS
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
5 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
5 3 (17.65%) Confluence
5 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Accumulo
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Neo4j
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Data Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Web Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) Kafka
4 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (5.88%) JDBC
6 1 (5.88%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) OSGi
6 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
6 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (17.65%) Wiki
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) MapReduce
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) OOD
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) RHCE
1 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Hortonworks
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow