Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 130 150
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 -21
Contract jobs citing Apache 50 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.01% 1.24% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 6.24% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 21
Scotland median daily rate £470 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.89% +1.38% +3.57%
10th Percentile £288 £281 £230
90th Percentile £538 £475 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.38
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -33.33% +37.70%

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 823 866 980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.64% 19.95% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 523 498
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.44% -4.33%
10th Percentile £220 £220 £180
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.00% +104.08%
10th Percentile £15.77 £13.35 £13.75
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Edinburgh +7 32 £475 +33.33%
Glasgow -8 14 £425 +6.25% 1
Renfrewshire +34 1 - -
Aberdeen -13 1 £520 +80.09%
Lothian - 1 - -
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apache.

1 34 (68.00%) Linux
2 28 (56.00%) Java
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
4 21 (42.00%) Firewall
5 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (32.00%) Perl
6 16 (32.00%) Oracle
7 15 (30.00%) Unix
8 14 (28.00%) JBoss
9 13 (26.00%) .NET
9 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
10 12 (24.00%) Maven
11 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (22.00%) Finance
12 10 (20.00%) VMware
12 10 (20.00%) Solaris
12 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 9 (18.00%) jQuery
13 9 (18.00%) PKI
13 9 (18.00%) Banking
13 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.00%) HP
13 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
14 8 (16.00%) Symantec
14 8 (16.00%) VPN
14 8 (16.00%) XML
14 8 (16.00%) Ansible

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 21 (42.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (28.00%) JBoss
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (6.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (6.00%) CMS
8 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
9 1 (2.00%) ColdFusion
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) IaaS
2 6 (12.00%) PaaS
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.00%) npm
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) VPN
3 7 (14.00%) LDAP
3 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.00%) FTP
4 5 (10.00%) SMTP
5 4 (8.00%) BIG-IP
5 4 (8.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.00%) DNS
7 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 2 (4.00%) Intranet
7 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.00%) SSL
8 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.00%) NAS
8 1 (2.00%) SAN
8 1 (2.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Maven
2 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) IBM UrbanCode
4 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.00%) FishEye
5 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.00%) Ant
6 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.00%) Log4j
7 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) PHP Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (18.00%) jQuery
3 8 (16.00%) RESTful
3 8 (16.00%) XML
4 7 (14.00%) Java EE
4 7 (14.00%) JPA
4 7 (14.00%) SOAP
4 7 (14.00%) Spring
4 7 (14.00%) Web Services
5 6 (12.00%) Ajax
5 6 (12.00%) HTML
5 6 (12.00%) React
5 6 (12.00%) XSLT
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (10.00%) EJB
6 5 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (10.00%) REST
7 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.00%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) PKI
2 5 (10.00%) DataPower
2 5 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Linux
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 15 (30.00%) Unix
4 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Solaris
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.00%) DC/OS
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (14.00%) DevOps
3 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.00%) Change Control
3 6 (12.00%) Open Source
4 5 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.00%) Microservices
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) OO
4 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.00%) Content Management
5 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) Secure Coding
5 4 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) Perl
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.00%) C#
7 5 (10.00%) PHP
8 4 (8.00%) C++
8 4 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (4.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) vSphere
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (6.00%) NFS
4 1 (2.00%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.00%) Postfix
4 1 (2.00%) Samba
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Ansible
2 6 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.00%) Puppet
4 4 (8.00%) WMI
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Brooklyn
5 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (6.00%) Marathon
5 3 (6.00%) Mesos
5 3 (6.00%) Netcool
5 3 (6.00%) SCOM
6 2 (4.00%) EnCase
6 2 (4.00%) SCCM
7 1 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) HP
5 8 (16.00%) Symantec
6 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.00%) F5
7 5 (10.00%) IBM
8 4 (8.00%) Adobe
8 4 (8.00%) Citrix
8 4 (8.00%) CyberArk
8 4 (8.00%) Imperva
8 4 (8.00%) Perforce
9 3 (6.00%) Splunk
9 3 (6.00%) Sybase
10 2 (4.00%) AppDynamics
10 2 (4.00%) McAfee
10 2 (4.00%) Nuix
11 1 (2.00%) Nimble Storage