The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 June 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 42 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Contract jobs citing Apache 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.26% 1.57% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.00% 6.32% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £525 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £28.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year +87.50% -10.45%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 50 95 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 21.01% 24.87% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 70 30
Median daily rate £450 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Sheffield

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Apache.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) FCoE

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) FCoE
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth2
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Jython
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) SRDF
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Intel
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Zend