Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 165 176
Rank change year-on-year -44 +11 -48
Contract jobs citing Apache 136 257 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.01% 1.54% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.71% 8.72% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 178 161
South East median daily rate £500 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.96% -5.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £17.50 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -9.51% -5.66%
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 £29.00
% change year-on-year +0.42% +44.22% +3.57%

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 2,027 2,946 2,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.03% 17.67% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,153 1,774 1,767
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £225 £281 £250
90th Percentile £585 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 82 107
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +65.46% -12.09%
10th Percentile £10.64 £12.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.45 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.65% +2.33% +7.50%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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
Thames Valley +27 56 £485 +8.99% 27
Hampshire -33 49 £550 +46.67% 7
Berkshire +23 39 £550 +29.41% 18
West Sussex +14 16 £415 -4.05% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 16 £475 -5.00% 4
Surrey +1 12 £485 -3.00% 8
East Sussex +10 3 £350 - 2
Oxfordshire +20 1 - - 5
Kent +4 1 £375 -12.79% 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 73 (53.68%) Linux
2 65 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (43.38%) Java
4 55 (40.44%) SQL
5 46 (33.82%) Python
6 41 (30.15%) Git (software)
7 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 38 (27.94%) Tomcat
9 36 (26.47%) Apache Spark
10 35 (25.74%) Docker
10 35 (25.74%) DevOps
11 33 (24.26%) HTML
12 32 (23.53%) Analytics
12 32 (23.53%) Jenkins
13 31 (22.79%) Unix
14 29 (21.32%) Oracle
14 29 (21.32%) Azure
15 27 (19.85%) WebLogic
15 27 (19.85%) JBoss
16 26 (19.12%) XML
17 25 (18.38%) Windows
18 23 (16.91%) Finance
18 23 (16.91%) Ansible
19 22 (16.18%) NoSQL
19 22 (16.18%) Spring
19 22 (16.18%) CSS
20 21 (15.44%) MySQL
20 21 (15.44%) JSON
20 21 (15.44%) Big Data
20 21 (15.44%) Data Science

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 38 (27.94%) Tomcat
2 36 (26.47%) Apache Spark
3 27 (19.85%) JBoss
3 27 (19.85%) WebLogic
4 13 (9.56%) Jupyter
5 11 (8.09%) nginx
6 10 (7.35%) IIS
6 10 (7.35%) iPlanet
7 8 (5.88%) Confluence
8 7 (5.15%) Apache Airflow
9 6 (4.41%) GeoServer
10 4 (2.94%) Drupal
10 4 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (2.21%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.47%) GemFire
12 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.74%) Appian
13 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (7.35%) CSG Singleview
2 7 (5.15%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.47%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.74%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.32%) Azure
2 16 (11.76%) AWS
3 15 (11.03%) PaaS
4 12 (8.82%) Azure Machine Learning
5 9 (6.62%) GitHub
6 7 (5.15%) SaaS
7 6 (4.41%) Google Analytics
7 6 (4.41%) Power Platform
8 4 (2.94%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (2.94%) GCP
8 4 (2.94%) Heroku
9 3 (2.21%) TestFlight
10 2 (1.47%) Serverless
11 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.74%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.74%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.50%) SSL
2 15 (11.03%) HTTP
3 9 (6.62%) SSH
3 9 (6.62%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (5.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (4.41%) DNS
6 6 (4.41%) Firewall
6 6 (4.41%) Kerberos
7 4 (2.94%) Multicast
8 3 (2.21%) DHCP
8 3 (2.21%) NAS
9 2 (1.47%) Internet
9 2 (1.47%) SMTP
9 2 (1.47%) SNMP
10 1 (0.74%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.74%) DOCSIS
10 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.74%) SAN
10 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) NoSQL
2 21 (15.44%) Big Data
2 21 (15.44%) MySQL
3 16 (11.76%) GIS
3 16 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.56%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.82%) Geospatial Data
5 12 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 12 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
7 9 (6.62%) HBase
8 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (5.15%) Data Lake
9 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.15%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (4.41%) Power BI
11 5 (3.68%) Apache Hive
11 5 (3.68%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.94%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 41 (30.15%) Git (software)
2 32 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.50%) Selenium
4 16 (11.76%) JUnit
5 14 (10.29%) JIRA
6 13 (9.56%) Cucumber
7 12 (8.82%) IntelliJ
8 11 (8.09%) Eclipse
8 11 (8.09%) Maven
9 10 (7.35%) Ant
10 7 (5.15%) Bitbucket
10 7 (5.15%) JMeter
11 6 (4.41%) Gatling
11 6 (4.41%) Grunt
11 6 (4.41%) gulp
11 6 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (4.41%) Mockito
11 6 (4.41%) Sublime Text
12 5 (3.68%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (16.91%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.88%) Billing
4 4 (2.94%) Marketing
4 4 (2.94%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.21%) Electronics
5 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Automotive
6 2 (1.47%) Military
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) International Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Local Government
7 1 (0.74%) Police
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (37.50%) Developer
2 19 (13.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.56%) Data Scientist
4 12 (8.82%) Data Engineer
5 8 (5.88%) Administrator
5 8 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
6 7 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.15%) Migration Engineer
6 7 (5.15%) Senior Data Scientist
7 6 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.68%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 5 (3.68%) Scala Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (2.94%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (2.94%) Python Engineer
9 4 (2.94%) React Developer
9 4 (2.94%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.26%) HTML
2 26 (19.12%) XML
3 22 (16.18%) CSS
3 22 (16.18%) Spring
4 21 (15.44%) JSON
5 18 (13.24%) SOAP
6 17 (12.50%) PySpark
7 16 (11.76%) Apache Commons
7 16 (11.76%) J2EE
7 16 (11.76%) JDBC
7 16 (11.76%) Middleware
7 16 (11.76%) Servlets
8 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
8 15 (11.03%) REST
9 14 (10.29%) HTML5
10 13 (9.56%) Node.js
10 13 (9.56%) NumPy
10 13 (9.56%) Pandas
11 12 (8.82%) Kafka
12 11 (8.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Clustering
3 8 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.88%) Lidar
4 7 (5.15%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.15%) Smart City
5 6 (4.41%) Derivative
5 6 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.68%) Replication
7 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.47%) CMDB
9 2 (1.47%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.74%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (53.68%) Linux
2 31 (22.79%) Unix
3 25 (18.38%) Windows
4 13 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.15%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (3.68%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.21%) CentOS
8 3 (2.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.74%) AIX
10 1 (0.74%) SUSE
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.74%) DevOps
3 32 (23.53%) Analytics
4 21 (15.44%) Data Science
5 20 (14.71%) Microservices
5 20 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 18 (13.24%) Migration
7 17 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 16 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (11.03%) Configuration Management
10 14 (10.29%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (10.29%) Machine Learning
10 14 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (9.56%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (9.56%) Open Source
11 13 (9.56%) TDD
11 13 (9.56%) Visualisation
12 12 (8.82%) Scrum
13 10 (7.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.38%) Java
2 55 (40.44%) SQL
3 46 (33.82%) Python
4 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.97%) PL/SQL
6 18 (13.24%) Perl
7 16 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 14 (10.29%) PowerShell
8 14 (10.29%) Ruby
8 14 (10.29%) Shell Script
9 13 (9.56%) PHP
10 11 (8.09%) Scala
11 9 (6.62%) C#
12 7 (5.15%) Groovy
12 7 (5.15%) Haskell
12 7 (5.15%) Java 8
13 3 (2.21%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.21%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.47%) R
15 1 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.24%) Degree
3 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.35%) Master's Degree
5 7 (5.15%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (5.15%) PhD
6 6 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.21%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.47%) ISEB
8 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.74%) MCSA
9 1 (0.74%) MCSE
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 4 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.47%) EMIR
4 2 (1.47%) GDPR
4 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.47%) MiFID
4 2 (1.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (25.74%) Docker
2 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.68%) HDFS
5 4 (2.94%) Apache Flume
5 4 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.47%) NFS
6 2 (1.47%) Postfix
6 2 (1.47%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Corosync
7 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.74%) KVM
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (16.91%) Ansible
2 18 (13.24%) Puppet
3 13 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.15%) Kibana
5 6 (4.41%) Grafana
5 6 (4.41%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.68%) Prometheus
6 5 (3.68%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (2.94%) Consul
7 4 (2.94%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.94%) Mesos
8 3 (2.21%) WSUS
9 2 (1.47%) logstash
9 2 (1.47%) yum
10 1 (0.74%) Avamar
10 1 (0.74%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.74%) Terraform
10 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (21.32%) Oracle
2 18 (13.24%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.82%) Tableau
5 11 (8.09%) Google
6 10 (7.35%) Atlassian
6 10 (7.35%) Sun
7 8 (5.88%) Adobe
7 8 (5.88%) F5
7 8 (5.88%) webMethods
8 7 (5.15%) VMware
9 5 (3.68%) IBM
9 5 (3.68%) McAfee
9 5 (3.68%) SAP
9 5 (3.68%) Splunk
10 4 (2.94%) Cloudera
10 4 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.21%) BEA
11 3 (2.21%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.47%) hybris