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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 146 138
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Contract jobs citing Apache 137 125 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.35% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.64% 7.64% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 87 83
Median daily rate £475 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +2.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +12.41%  

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1287 1636 1680
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.42% 17.64% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1068 936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 74
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £49.85 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 49 £408 +8.66% 7
Surrey +15 26 £500 +11.11% 9
Berkshire +27 21 £425 +21.42% 12
West Sussex +19 17 £523 +34.83%
Oxfordshire +8 16 £300 +0.50% 5
Buckinghamshire -20 6 £335 -16.25%
Kent +9 1 £375 -11.76% 2
East Sussex +4 1 £275 +4.76% 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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.

1 155 (66.81%) Linux
2 129 (55.60%) Java
3 89 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (35.34%) Tomcat
5 80 (34.48%) JBoss
6 75 (32.33%) Jenkins
7 72 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 67 (28.88%) Red Hat
9 66 (28.45%) Oracle
9 66 (28.45%) Git (software)
10 62 (26.72%) Unix
11 61 (26.29%) Python
11 61 (26.29%) HTML
12 53 (22.84%) Spring
13 52 (22.41%) WebLogic
14 51 (21.98%) XML
15 49 (21.12%) Open Source
16 48 (20.69%) REST
17 47 (20.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 47 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (20.26%) Perl
18 45 (19.40%) PHP
18 45 (19.40%) Subversion
18 45 (19.40%) Puppet
19 43 (18.53%) J2EE
20 40 (17.24%) CSS
20 40 (17.24%) nginx
21 39 (16.81%) MySQL
22 37 (15.95%) Configuration Management
22 37 (15.95%) Finance

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 82 (35.34%) Tomcat
2 80 (34.48%) JBoss
3 52 (22.41%) WebLogic
4 40 (17.24%) nginx
5 22 (9.48%) WebSphere
6 17 (7.33%) Apache Spark
7 13 (5.60%) Confluence
8 12 (5.17%) ATG Dynamo
9 11 (4.74%) IIS
10 7 (3.02%) GlassFish
11 6 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
12 5 (2.16%) WordPress
13 4 (1.72%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (1.72%) Liferay
13 4 (1.72%) OpenStack
14 3 (1.29%) Alfresco
14 3 (1.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (4.31%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Fredhopper
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.43%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.31%) GitHub
2 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.72%) SaaS
4 3 (1.29%) PaaS
5 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.43%) Datadog
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.93%) HTTP
2 20 (8.62%) Firewall
3 17 (7.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.90%) DNS
5 13 (5.60%) Internet
6 12 (5.17%) LDAP
6 12 (5.17%) SAN
7 9 (3.88%) HTTPS
8 6 (2.59%) SSL
9 5 (2.16%) DHCP
9 5 (2.16%) MPLS
10 4 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.72%) LAN
10 4 (1.72%) VoIP
10 4 (1.72%) WAN
11 3 (1.29%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.86%) AMQP
12 2 (0.86%) NAS
12 2 (0.86%) Network Security
12 2 (0.86%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.81%) MySQL
2 26 (11.21%) MongoDB
2 26 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.34%) Hadoop
4 23 (9.91%) NoSQL
4 23 (9.91%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (7.76%) Oracle Database
6 17 (7.33%) Redis
7 16 (6.90%) Big Data
8 11 (4.74%) CouchDB
9 8 (3.45%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.02%) HBase
11 6 (2.59%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.59%) SQL Server
12 5 (2.16%) Apache Accumulo
13 4 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.29%) DB2
14 3 (1.29%) MariaDB
14 3 (1.29%) Neo4j
14 3 (1.29%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 75 (32.33%) Jenkins
2 66 (28.45%) Git (software)
3 45 (19.40%) Subversion
4 25 (10.78%) JIRA
4 25 (10.78%) JUnit
5 24 (10.34%) Maven
6 23 (9.91%) Eclipse
7 18 (7.76%) Ant
7 18 (7.76%) ProC
8 17 (7.33%) Gradle
9 14 (6.03%) IntelliJ
10 12 (5.17%) Bitbucket
10 12 (5.17%) Log4j
11 11 (4.74%) Cucumber
12 10 (4.31%) Mercurial
13 9 (3.88%) Selenium
14 7 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (2.59%) Checkstyle
16 5 (2.16%) Artifactory
17 4 (1.72%) Grunt
General
1 37 (15.95%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.72%) Banking
3 4 (1.72%) Marketing
4 3 (1.29%) Electronics
4 3 (1.29%) Law
4 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.86%) Back Office
5 2 (0.86%) Billing
5 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.43%) Military
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (41.81%) Developer
2 41 (17.67%) Java Developer
3 39 (16.81%) Architect
4 19 (8.19%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (8.19%) Oracle Architect
5 16 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 16 (6.90%) Scala Developer
6 15 (6.47%) Administrator
7 11 (4.74%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 11 (4.74%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.74%) Symfony Developer
8 10 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (4.31%) Unix Architect
9 9 (3.88%) PHP Zend Developer
9 9 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (3.88%) Technical Architect
10 8 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.45%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.02%) Oracle Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (26.29%) HTML
2 53 (22.84%) Spring
3 51 (21.98%) XML
4 48 (20.69%) REST
5 43 (18.53%) J2EE
6 40 (17.24%) CSS
7 31 (13.36%) Middleware
8 28 (12.07%) JMS
8 28 (12.07%) Web Services
9 27 (11.64%) JSON
9 27 (11.64%) SOAP
10 26 (11.21%) HTML5
11 25 (10.78%) LAMP
12 21 (9.05%) AngularJS
13 19 (8.19%) Servlets
14 18 (7.76%) ActiveMQ
14 18 (7.76%) Node.js
14 18 (7.76%) Play Framework
14 18 (7.76%) XSLT
15 16 (6.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) Clustering
1 14 (6.03%) Smart Meter
2 13 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.31%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.02%) User Experience
6 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.29%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) Replication
7 3 (1.29%) Wiki
8 2 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.86%) CCTV
8 2 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.86%) EPoS
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.43%) PKI
9 1 (0.43%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 155 (66.81%) Linux
2 62 (26.72%) Unix
3 47 (20.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (14.22%) Windows
5 24 (10.34%) AIX
6 13 (5.60%) Solaris
7 12 (5.17%) Ubuntu
8 11 (4.74%) CentOS
9 4 (1.72%) Debian
10 3 (1.29%) Android
10 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.86%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.12%) Open Source
3 47 (20.26%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (15.95%) Configuration Management
5 35 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (14.22%) DevOps
7 24 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 24 (10.34%) ITIL
8 23 (9.91%) Waterfall
9 21 (9.05%) MVC
10 20 (8.62%) Scrum
10 20 (8.62%) SDLC
10 20 (8.62%) TDD
10 20 (8.62%) Web Development
11 15 (6.47%) Microservices
11 15 (6.47%) OO
11 15 (6.47%) Quality Management
11 15 (6.47%) Release Management
12 14 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (5.60%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 129 (55.60%) Java
2 72 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 61 (26.29%) Python
4 47 (20.26%) Perl
5 45 (19.40%) PHP
6 36 (15.52%) SQL
7 27 (11.64%) Scala
8 25 (10.78%) Bash Shell
9 22 (9.48%) C
10 18 (7.76%) Shell Script
11 16 (6.90%) Groovy
12 14 (6.03%) C#
12 14 (6.03%) Ruby
13 10 (4.31%) Korn
14 4 (1.72%) Haskell
15 2 (0.86%) ES6
15 2 (0.86%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.86%) VBScript
16 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (14.22%) Degree
2 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.47%) RHCSA
4 13 (5.60%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.02%) CISSP
5 7 (3.02%) RHCE
6 3 (1.29%) GCIH
6 3 (1.29%) GIAC
7 2 (0.86%) CISA
7 2 (0.86%) MCSE
7 2 (0.86%) MCTS
7 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.33%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.60%) PA-DSS
3 5 (2.16%) QA
4 3 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (14.22%) Docker
2 10 (4.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.02%) vSphere
5 4 (1.72%) HDFS
6 3 (1.29%) vCloud
7 2 (0.86%) Corosync
7 2 (0.86%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.43%) Ceph
8 1 (0.43%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.43%) Gluster
8 1 (0.43%) iptables
8 1 (0.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.43%) Squid
8 1 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 45 (19.40%) Puppet
2 21 (9.05%) Ansible
3 16 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.90%) Red Hat Satellite
4 11 (4.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (2.16%) HAProxy
7 4 (1.72%) Grafana
7 4 (1.72%) Kibana
8 3 (1.29%) Nagios
8 3 (1.29%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.29%) SELinux
8 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.86%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.86%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.86%) logstash
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.86%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (28.88%) Red Hat
2 66 (28.45%) Oracle
3 24 (10.34%) VMware
4 16 (6.90%) Splunk
5 15 (6.47%) HP
6 13 (5.60%) Zend
7 12 (5.17%) ATG
8 11 (4.74%) Cisco
8 11 (4.74%) Google
8 11 (4.74%) IBM
9 10 (4.31%) F5
9 10 (4.31%) Microsoft
9 10 (4.31%) NetApp
9 10 (4.31%) Veritas
10 9 (3.88%) Gemalto
11 8 (3.45%) Kaspersky
11 8 (3.45%) Tripwire
12 7 (3.02%) Adobe
12 7 (3.02%) webMethods
13 6 (2.59%) AppDynamics
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