Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 February 2020 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)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 197 170 160
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 -24
Contract jobs citing Apache 103 247 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 1.54% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.75% 8.82% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 159 165
South East median daily rate £548 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.67% -5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £340 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £625 £608
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £48.50 £80.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.13% -39.92% -
England median hourly rate £14.00 £41.83 £31.38
% change year-on-year -66.53% +33.31% -21.56%

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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,527 2,801 2,866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.21% 17.50% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1,649 1,678
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £256
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 95 91
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -13.16% -15.56%
10th Percentile £11.63 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.90 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.82 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.42% +4.33% -5.00%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in the South East

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the South East

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the South East

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the South East

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Hampshire -36 49 £550 +37.50% 19
Thames Valley +62 41 £573 +14.50% 13
Berkshire +45 28 £600 +33.33% 9
Buckinghamshire +22 7 £298 -51.23% 2
Surrey +21 6 £495 -1.00% 24
West Sussex +8 6 £475 +14.46% 5
Oxfordshire - 6 £400 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £350 - 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache.

1 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (42.72%) SQL
3 42 (40.78%) Linux
4 37 (35.92%) Python
5 36 (34.95%) Git (software)
6 35 (33.98%) Java
7 34 (33.01%) Analytics
7 34 (33.01%) Apache Spark
8 33 (32.04%) Data Science
9 30 (29.13%) Azure
10 29 (28.16%) HTML
10 29 (28.16%) Tomcat
11 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
12 27 (26.21%) NoSQL
13 26 (25.24%) DevOps
14 23 (22.33%) Jenkins
14 23 (22.33%) Oracle
15 21 (20.39%) Docker
16 20 (19.42%) PySpark
16 20 (19.42%) Test Automation
17 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
17 19 (18.45%) MySQL
17 19 (18.45%) Finance
17 19 (18.45%) Migration
17 19 (18.45%) Ansible
18 18 (17.48%) Pandas
18 18 (17.48%) Jupyter
18 18 (17.48%) Machine Learning
18 18 (17.48%) NumPy
18 18 (17.48%) WebLogic

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (33.01%) Apache Spark
2 29 (28.16%) Tomcat
3 18 (17.48%) Jupyter
3 18 (17.48%) WebLogic
4 11 (10.68%) JBoss
4 11 (10.68%) nginx
5 9 (8.74%) IIS
6 6 (5.83%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.94%) Jetty
8 2 (1.94%) WildFly
9 1 (0.97%) Appian
9 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.97%) GemFire
9 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.97%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.13%) Azure
2 17 (16.50%) PaaS
3 15 (14.56%) Azure Machine Learning
4 13 (12.62%) AWS
5 6 (5.83%) Power Platform
6 5 (4.85%) GitHub
7 4 (3.88%) Data Lake Analytics
7 4 (3.88%) GCP
7 4 (3.88%) Serverless
8 3 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.94%) Akamai
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.94%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (1.94%) Cloudflare
9 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.94%) Heroku
9 2 (1.94%) Route 53
9 2 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) HTTP
2 7 (6.80%) DHCP
2 7 (6.80%) SSH
3 6 (5.83%) DNS
4 5 (4.85%) SNMP
4 5 (4.85%) SSL
4 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.91%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) VPN
6 2 (1.94%) DOCSIS
6 2 (1.94%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.94%) NAS
6 2 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (1.94%) SMTP
6 2 (1.94%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) NoSQL
2 19 (18.45%) MySQL
3 15 (14.56%) Geospatial Data
3 15 (14.56%) Oracle Database
4 14 (13.59%) Big Data
5 13 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (11.65%) GIS
7 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (9.71%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (9.71%) Pentaho
9 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
10 8 (7.77%) Data Lake
11 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
12 6 (5.83%) HBase
12 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
12 6 (5.83%) Power BI
13 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (3.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.33%) Jenkins
3 15 (14.56%) Selenium
4 13 (12.62%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.77%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.85%) IntelliJ
7 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.88%) JIRA
8 4 (3.88%) JUnit
8 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.91%) Maven
10 2 (1.94%) Ant
10 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.94%) Grunt
10 2 (1.94%) gulp
10 2 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.94%) Mocha
10 2 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.94%) Sublime Text
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.91%) Electronics
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) German Language
6 1 (0.97%) Local Government
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (39.81%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Data Scientist
2 16 (15.53%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Data Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Administrator
5 8 (7.77%) Senior Data Scientist
6 6 (5.83%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) React Developer
7 5 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 5 (4.85%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.88%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Hardware Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) HTML
2 20 (19.42%) PySpark
3 18 (17.48%) NumPy
3 18 (17.48%) Pandas
4 17 (16.50%) Hibernate
5 15 (14.56%) SOAP
6 14 (13.59%) CSS
6 14 (13.59%) XML
6 14 (13.59%) XSLT
7 13 (12.62%) HTML5
7 13 (12.62%) JSON
7 13 (12.62%) Keras
7 13 (12.62%) scikit-learn
7 13 (12.62%) TensorFlow
8 10 (9.71%) Apache POI
8 10 (9.71%) Drools
8 10 (9.71%) jBPM
8 10 (9.71%) SAML
8 10 (9.71%) Spring
8 10 (9.71%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Data Structures
2 9 (8.74%) Derivative
2 9 (8.74%) Lidar
3 8 (7.77%) Smart City
4 6 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.94%) CMDB
9 1 (0.97%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.78%) Linux
2 14 (13.59%) Windows
3 11 (10.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Unix
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.91%) Debian
7 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Analytics
3 33 (32.04%) Data Science
4 26 (25.24%) DevOps
5 20 (19.42%) Test Automation
6 19 (18.45%) Migration
7 18 (17.48%) Machine Learning
8 16 (15.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (15.53%) Data Visualisation
8 16 (15.53%) Visualisation
9 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
10 14 (13.59%) User Stories
11 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (12.62%) Deep Learning
11 13 (12.62%) Reinforcement Learning
11 13 (12.62%) Sprint Planning
11 13 (12.62%) Sprint Review
11 13 (12.62%) System Testing
12 12 (11.65%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) SQL
2 37 (35.92%) Python
3 35 (33.98%) Java
4 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.56%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.68%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.74%) Ruby
8 7 (6.80%) Java 8
8 7 (6.80%) Scala
9 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.85%) Perl
10 5 (4.85%) PHP
11 4 (3.88%) C#
11 4 (3.88%) Groovy
12 3 (2.91%) Haskell
12 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.94%) C
13 2 (1.94%) Korn
14 1 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.48%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.56%) Degree
4 9 (8.74%) Master's Degree
4 9 (8.74%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (8.74%) PhD
5 6 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.97%) MCP
6 1 (0.97%) MCSA
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.97%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.94%) GDPR
4 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (20.39%) Docker
2 12 (11.65%) HDFS
3 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.91%) NFS
6 2 (1.94%) iptables
6 2 (1.94%) Postfix
6 2 (1.94%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.97%) Corosync
7 1 (0.97%) RHEV
7 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (18.45%) Ansible
2 13 (12.62%) Puppet
3 9 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.85%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.91%) Kibana
5 3 (2.91%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.91%) Terraform
6 2 (1.94%) Consul
6 2 (1.94%) Grafana
6 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.94%) Packer
6 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.94%) WSUS
6 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.97%) logstash
7 1 (0.97%) Nagios
7 1 (0.97%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.97%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.97%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) Tableau
3 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.83%) Google
5 5 (4.85%) SAP
6 4 (3.88%) IBM
6 4 (3.88%) VMware
7 3 (2.91%) webMethods
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco
8 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.94%) Cognos
8 2 (1.94%) Databricks
8 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.97%) Adobe
9 1 (0.97%) Dell
9 1 (0.97%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.97%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.97%) Meraki