Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 188 173
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache 55 56 222
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 0.72% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.20% 4.94% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 127
10th Percentile £325 £304 £313
25th Percentile £400 £389 £392
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £550 £575 £575
90th Percentile £638 £642 £638
England median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £48.50
Median % change year-on-year - -71.13% -39.92%
England median hourly rate £49.47 £14.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +253.36% -60.56% -33.95%

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 764 1,134 2,425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.73% 14.56% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 755 1,458
10th Percentile £286 £260 £275
25th Percentile £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £450 £450
75th Percentile £538 £525 £525
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
England median daily rate £485 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 89
10th Percentile £22.00 £12.31 "
25th Percentile £25.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate £55.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year +217.14% +16.67% -16.91%
75th Percentile £65.50 £27.88 £26.65
90th Percentile £73.45 £52.75 £47.69
England median hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +23.75% +15.11% -6.08%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Apache as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Apache in the South East

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache in the South East over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apache in the South East

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache in the South East.

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 14 May 2021. 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 +9 19 £550 +1.85% 11
Thames Valley +15 17 £435 +12.99% 19
Surrey +37 11 £525 +7.69% 5
Berkshire +25 8 £460 -3.16% 6
West Sussex +14 6 £400 -9.09%
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £350 +17.65% 7
Oxfordshire +1 3 £275 +1.85% 6
Kent - 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 £800 -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 27 (49.09%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
2 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
3 18 (32.73%) Ansible
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 18 (32.73%) Social Skills
4 17 (30.91%) Linux
4 17 (30.91%) Apache Spark
5 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
5 16 (29.09%) Hadoop
6 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 14 (25.45%) Python
7 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
7 14 (25.45%) Kafka
8 13 (23.64%) Kubernetes
8 13 (23.64%) Docker
8 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
9 12 (21.82%) Node.js
9 12 (21.82%) Big Data
10 11 (20.00%) Open Source
10 11 (20.00%) Apache Hive
11 10 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (18.18%) DevOps
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle
12 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (16.36%) Scrum
12 9 (16.36%) HDFS

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 17 (30.91%) Apache Spark
2 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 10 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (12.73%) nginx
5 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
6 5 (9.09%) Apache Qpid
7 4 (7.27%) AquaLogic
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (5.45%) Confluence
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.82%) CMS
10 1 (1.82%) IIS
10 1 (1.82%) JBoss
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (5.45%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.82%) GCP
4 1 (1.82%) Google Data Studio
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Serverless
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (7.27%) SMPP
1 4 (7.27%) SMS
1 4 (7.27%) SS7
1 4 (7.27%) Wireshark
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) SSH
4 1 (1.82%) TACACS
4 1 (1.82%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) Hadoop
2 12 (21.82%) Big Data
3 11 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.55%) MySQL
6 6 (10.91%) Apache Accumulo
6 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (5.45%) Impala
9 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (5.45%) Redis
10 2 (3.64%) MariaDB
10 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.82%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.55%) JIRA
3 8 (14.55%) Maven
4 4 (7.27%) GitLab
4 4 (7.27%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) Artifactory
5 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.45%) JMeter
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
6 2 (3.64%) Postman
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (32.73%) Social Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.45%) Finance
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Data Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Test Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Python Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) React Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Scala Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Kafka
2 12 (21.82%) Node.js
3 9 (16.36%) REST
4 7 (12.73%) CSS
4 7 (12.73%) SOAP
4 7 (12.73%) Web Services
4 7 (12.73%) XML
5 6 (10.91%) Apache NiFi
5 6 (10.91%) Middleware
5 6 (10.91%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (10.91%) React
5 6 (10.91%) Spring
5 6 (10.91%) XSLT
6 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.09%) HTML
7 4 (7.27%) EJB
7 4 (7.27%) Java EE
7 4 (7.27%) JMS
7 4 (7.27%) LAMP
7 4 (7.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Android
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) Debian
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
3 11 (20.00%) Open Source
4 10 (18.18%) DevOps
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) Decision-Making
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.91%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (10.91%) High Availability
7 6 (10.91%) Low Latency
7 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
8 5 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (9.09%) Database Optimisation
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.45%) Java 8
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) Scala
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
1 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Master's Degree
3 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Docker
2 10 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (16.36%) HDFS
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.82%) KVM
5 1 (1.82%) NFS
5 1 (1.82%) Snort
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) Ansible
2 13 (23.64%) Kubernetes
3 8 (14.55%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (10.91%) Oozie
5 3 (5.45%) Puppet
5 3 (5.45%) Terraform
6 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.64%) Rancher
6 2 (3.64%) Salt
7 1 (1.82%) FreeIPA
7 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.82%) WSUS
7 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) BEA
4 3 (5.45%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Mavenir
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Confluent
6 1 (1.82%) Juniper
6 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) VMware