Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 31 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +24
Contract jobs citing Apache 7 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.02% 1.42% 5.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.29% 9.52% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 14
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.24% +29.46%
10th Percentile £295 £334 £310
90th Percentile £423 £446 £404
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 62 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.92% 14.95% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 36
Slough median daily rate £475 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +20.69% +9.02%
10th Percentile £360 £261 £200
90th Percentile £550 £539 £478
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year +66.67% -38.85% +22.66%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Apache.

1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Squid
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (28.57%) NFS
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) CentOS

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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Windows Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
3 1 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Squid
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) NFS
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) iptables
5 1 (14.29%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Tekelec
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sandvine