The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 103 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6  
Contract jobs citing Apache 29 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.65% 1.20% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.58% 6.65% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 12
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +12.41%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 274 466 456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.58% 17.98% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 284 257
Median daily rate £358 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.18% -31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Scotland

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Scotland

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Scotland

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 12 £400 -3.03% 4
Moray - 9 £275 -
Glasgow +6 5 £525 -
Aberdeen - 2 £325 -
Renfrewshire +11 1 £340 +6.25%
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apache.

1 33 (63.46%) Linux
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 22 (42.31%) Tomcat
5 18 (34.62%) HTML
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.69%) CSS
6 17 (32.69%) jQuery
7 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
7 15 (28.85%) JBoss
8 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 13 (25.00%) Microservices
9 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (23.08%) Finance
10 11 (21.15%) Maven
10 11 (21.15%) MySQL
10 11 (21.15%) Oracle
10 11 (21.15%) SOA
10 11 (21.15%) JMS
10 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
10 11 (21.15%) REST
11 10 (19.23%) J2EE
11 10 (19.23%) Scrum
11 10 (19.23%) CMS
12 9 (17.31%) Web Design
12 9 (17.31%) Spring
12 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
12 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
12 9 (17.31%) Scala

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 15 (28.85%) JBoss
3 10 (19.23%) CMS
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.92%) CICS
6 1 (1.92%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) Broadband
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) DVB
4 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
2 11 (21.15%) MySQL
3 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.69%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) DB2
7 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (21.15%) Maven
3 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
4 8 (15.38%) Selenium
5 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.62%) Ant
6 5 (9.62%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) JUnit
8 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.92%) JMeter
8 1 (1.92%) NUnit
8 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.92%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Production Manager
2 12 (23.08%) Web Manager
2 12 (23.08%) Web Production Manager
3 11 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.69%) Data Scientist
6 4 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) HTML
2 17 (32.69%) CSS
2 17 (32.69%) jQuery
3 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (21.15%) JMS
4 11 (21.15%) REST
5 10 (19.23%) J2EE
6 9 (17.31%) Spring
7 8 (15.38%) Play Framework
8 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
9 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.54%) Apache CXF
9 6 (11.54%) Java EE
9 6 (11.54%) SOAP
9 6 (11.54%) XSLT
10 5 (9.62%) Apache Camel
10 5 (9.62%) Ehcache
10 5 (9.62%) Gherkin
10 5 (9.62%) JDBC
10 5 (9.62%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) AIX
3 5 (9.62%) Solaris
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) HPUX
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Microservices
3 11 (21.15%) SOA
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (17.31%) Web Design
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (9.62%) High Availability
8 5 (9.62%) MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.69%) BDD
9 4 (7.69%) Content Management
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Data Extraction
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) Scala
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) XPath
5 6 (11.54%) XQuery
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) C-shell
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) Samba
2 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.92%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
1 2 (3.85%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
1 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.62%) Google
3 4 (7.69%) OpenText
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Open-E
5 1 (1.92%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.92%) Software AG
5 1 (1.92%) Sun
5 1 (1.92%) Synology
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas
5 1 (1.92%) webMethods