Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 121 174
Rank change year-on-year -28 +53 -43
Contract jobs citing Apache 271 280 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.82% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.17% 10.51% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 165 198
South East median daily rate £463 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £297 £262
90th Percentile £576 £575 £550
England median daily rate £490 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
South East median hourly rate £57.87 £20.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.27% -54.44% +15.38%
10th Percentile £19.34 £19.25 £42.50
90th Percentile £80.73 £21.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £29.88 £33.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year -11.48% -22.41% +19.75%

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 2,955 2,665 3,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.91% 17.29% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,745 1,568 2,046
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £238
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 103 119
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.29 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.16% -0.98% +22.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.65 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 19 January 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 January 2018. 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 +20 108 £400 -4.76% 16
Thames Valley -31 97 £438 +9.38% 39
Berkshire -16 50 £400 - 25
Surrey -45 29 £500 - 8
Buckinghamshire -9 28 £475 +41.79% 2
West Sussex -4 19 £590 +59.46% 4
Oxfordshire -25 19 £400 -1.54% 12
East Sussex +10 18 £575 +109.09% 4
Kent - 2 £340 - 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache.

1 182 (67.16%) Linux
2 154 (56.83%) Java
3 124 (45.76%) Unix
4 123 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (39.11%) Git (software)
6 105 (38.75%) Tomcat
7 98 (36.16%) Spring
8 97 (35.79%) J2EE
9 90 (33.21%) Jenkins
10 79 (29.15%) JSON
11 77 (28.41%) SQL
12 71 (26.20%) Middleware
13 70 (25.83%) JavaScript
13 70 (25.83%) DevOps
14 69 (25.46%) CSS
15 68 (25.09%) JBoss
15 68 (25.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 67 (24.72%) Puppet
16 67 (24.72%) HTML
16 67 (24.72%) Red Hat
17 63 (23.25%) Hadoop
18 62 (22.88%) REST
19 56 (20.66%) Big Data
20 55 (20.30%) AngularJS
21 53 (19.56%) Docker
21 53 (19.56%) Kafka
21 53 (19.56%) Web Services
21 53 (19.56%) TDD
22 52 (19.19%) Python
23 51 (18.82%) Unit Testing

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
1 105 (38.75%) Tomcat
2 68 (25.09%) JBoss
3 45 (16.61%) Apache Spark
4 39 (14.39%) nginx
5 31 (11.44%) WebLogic
6 23 (8.49%) WebSphere
7 22 (8.12%) IIS
8 15 (5.54%) GemFire
9 14 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (2.95%) SharePoint
11 7 (2.58%) Confluence
11 7 (2.58%) MS Exchange
12 6 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.21%) Jetty
13 5 (1.85%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.85%) Jupyter
13 5 (1.85%) SAS
13 5 (1.85%) WordPress
14 4 (1.48%) CMS
15 3 (1.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.11%) Stata
3 2 (0.74%) Pipeline Pilot
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.50%) GitHub
2 36 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.90%) PaaS
4 12 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (2.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (2.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.21%) SaaS
8 4 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.48%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.48%) Office 365
9 3 (1.11%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.11%) npm
9 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Route 53
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.37%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.24%) HTTP
2 42 (15.50%) TCP/IP
3 29 (10.70%) DNS
4 28 (10.33%) SSL
5 21 (7.75%) Firewall
6 9 (3.32%) SAN
7 7 (2.58%) DHCP
7 7 (2.58%) Internet
8 6 (2.21%) Network Security
8 6 (2.21%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (2.21%) VoIP
8 6 (2.21%) VPN
9 5 (1.85%) WAN
10 4 (1.48%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.11%) DMZ
11 3 (1.11%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (1.11%) SSH
11 3 (1.11%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.74%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.25%) Hadoop
2 56 (20.66%) Big Data
3 41 (15.13%) HBase
4 38 (14.02%) SQL Server
5 35 (12.92%) MongoDB
6 30 (11.07%) MySQL
7 20 (7.38%) Parquet
8 18 (6.64%) Apache Hive
9 13 (4.80%) OLTP
10 9 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.95%) MariaDB
11 8 (2.95%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.85%) Mahout
13 4 (1.48%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.48%) Redis
13 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 106 (39.11%) Git (software)
2 90 (33.21%) Jenkins
3 37 (13.65%) Eclipse
3 37 (13.65%) IntelliJ
3 37 (13.65%) JUnit
4 33 (12.18%) Gradle
5 30 (11.07%) Selenium
6 19 (7.01%) Subversion
7 18 (6.64%) Maven
8 16 (5.90%) JIRA
9 10 (3.69%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.32%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.58%) Grunt
11 7 (2.58%) gulp
12 5 (1.85%) Gatling
12 5 (1.85%) git-flow
13 4 (1.48%) Ant
13 4 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (1.48%) Sublime Text
14 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (17.71%) Finance
2 12 (4.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.32%) Banking
4 5 (1.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.37%) Military
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 143 (52.77%) Developer
2 101 (37.27%) Java Developer
3 29 (10.70%) Linux Engineer
4 27 (9.96%) Big Data Developer
5 25 (9.23%) Scala Developer
6 21 (7.75%) Senior Developer
7 19 (7.01%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (6.27%) HTML Developer
9 16 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (5.54%) Java Scala Developer
11 13 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.80%) J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (4.43%) Lead Developer
12 12 (4.43%) Lead Java Developer
13 11 (4.06%) Architect
13 11 (4.06%) Consultant
13 11 (4.06%) J2EE Team Leader
13 11 (4.06%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 11 (4.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (36.16%) Spring
2 97 (35.79%) J2EE
3 79 (29.15%) JSON
4 71 (26.20%) Middleware
5 69 (25.46%) CSS
6 67 (24.72%) HTML
7 62 (22.88%) REST
8 55 (20.30%) AngularJS
9 53 (19.56%) Kafka
9 53 (19.56%) Web Services
10 50 (18.45%) XML
11 49 (18.08%) Hibernate
12 39 (14.39%) RESTful
13 35 (12.92%) RabbitMQ
14 33 (12.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (11.81%) SOAP
16 29 (10.70%) HTML5
17 26 (9.59%) Spring Boot
18 24 (8.86%) J2SE
18 24 (8.86%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.65%) Linux Command Line
2 33 (12.18%) Virtual Team
3 13 (4.80%) Replication
4 8 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.95%) CMDB
4 8 (2.95%) User Experience
5 7 (2.58%) Clustering
5 7 (2.58%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.85%) PKI
7 5 (1.85%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Fintech
11 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 182 (67.16%) Linux
2 124 (45.76%) Unix
3 68 (25.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 46 (16.97%) Windows
5 18 (6.64%) Windows Server
6 17 (6.27%) Ubuntu
7 16 (5.90%) Debian
8 11 (4.06%) CentOS
9 9 (3.32%) Solaris
10 7 (2.58%) AIX
11 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.11%) SUSE
12 3 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.11%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.74%) Android
13 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.83%) DevOps
3 53 (19.56%) TDD
4 51 (18.82%) Unit Testing
5 44 (16.24%) System Testing
6 42 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (15.13%) BDD
8 36 (13.28%) Scrum
9 34 (12.55%) ITIL
10 32 (11.81%) Benchmarking
11 25 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (8.86%) Microservices
13 22 (8.12%) CRM
14 20 (7.38%) Validation
15 19 (7.01%) Test Automation
16 18 (6.64%) Configuration Management
16 18 (6.64%) ETL
17 17 (6.27%) MapReduce
18 16 (5.90%) MVC
19 15 (5.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (56.83%) Java
2 77 (28.41%) SQL
3 70 (25.83%) JavaScript
4 52 (19.19%) Python
5 47 (17.34%) Shell Script
6 41 (15.13%) Perl
7 39 (14.39%) Scala
8 31 (11.44%) PHP
9 26 (9.59%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.90%) Ruby
11 7 (2.58%) C
11 7 (2.58%) C#
12 5 (1.85%) Groovy
12 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.85%) R
13 4 (1.48%) Haskell
13 4 (1.48%) PHP 7
14 3 (1.11%) C++
15 2 (0.74%) Korn
15 2 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (11.81%) Degree
2 24 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.12%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.85%) CISSP
5 4 (1.48%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.11%) CCNA
6 3 (1.11%) CCSP
6 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.11%) MCITP
6 3 (1.11%) MCSE
6 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.11%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.11%) RHCE
6 3 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.74%) GCIH
7 2 (0.74%) GIAC
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.27%) QA
2 12 (4.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) GCP
System Software
1 53 (19.56%) Docker
2 50 (18.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 38 (14.02%) HDFS
4 23 (8.49%) Active Directory
4 23 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (3.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.85%) vSphere
7 4 (1.48%) iptables
8 3 (1.11%) NFS
8 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.74%) Samba
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 67 (24.72%) Puppet
2 35 (12.92%) Hadoop YARN
3 25 (9.23%) Ansible
3 25 (9.23%) Kibana
4 21 (7.75%) Grafana
5 19 (7.01%) Red Hat Satellite
6 17 (6.27%) SELinux
7 16 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (4.43%) HAProxy
9 10 (3.69%) Terraform
10 7 (2.58%) Galera Cluster
11 6 (2.21%) logstash
11 6 (2.21%) SCOM
12 5 (1.85%) OpenNebula
13 4 (1.48%) Cobbler
13 4 (1.48%) Kubernetes
13 4 (1.48%) Packer
14 3 (1.11%) Cacti
14 3 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (24.72%) Red Hat
2 35 (12.92%) Oracle
2 35 (12.92%) VMware
3 24 (8.86%) webMethods
4 21 (7.75%) IBM
5 18 (6.64%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.06%) Google
7 9 (3.32%) HP
8 8 (2.95%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.95%) Splunk
9 5 (1.85%) Cisco
9 5 (1.85%) Citrix
10 3 (1.11%) Adobe
10 3 (1.11%) MapR
10 3 (1.11%) McAfee
10 3 (1.11%) NetApp
10 3 (1.11%) New Relic
10 3 (1.11%) Sun
11 2 (0.74%) Lotus
11 2 (0.74%) Twitter