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 3 months to 25 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)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Apache 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.44% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
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 Slough with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17 12 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 12.23% 7.79% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 21
Median daily rate £344 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £410 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Slough region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Pacemaker
2 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Memcached
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Corosync
2 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) Memcached
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Corosync
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Pacemaker
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) VMware