Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 26 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20 +12
Contract jobs citing Apache 6 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.03% 4.79% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.77% 33.33% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 2
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £310 £310 £373
90th Percentile £445 £404 £418
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +26.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

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 Slough with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 47 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.88% 14.38% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 35
Slough median daily rate £438 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +7.41% +8.00%
10th Percentile £266 £200 £255
90th Percentile £536 £476 £416
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.28% +10.36% -

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Slough

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Slough

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Slough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region with a requirement for Apache.

1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Xen
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Datadog
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) D3.js
3 1 (16.67%) Flask
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) API Development
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ES6
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (16.67%) Cobbler
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) PagerDuty