Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 161 153
Rank change year-on-year -26 -8 +7
Contract jobs citing Apache 84 250 271
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 1.60% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.90% 9.19% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 156 176
Median daily rate £550 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% +4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £312 £320 £285
90th Percentile £679 £634 £594
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
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 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% -46.15% +1.96%

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 1,423 2,721 2,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.55% 17.37% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,595 1,598
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £238 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £465 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 97 83
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -17.27% -5.66%
10th Percentile £11.43 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.30 £48.75 £58.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.67% -1.32% -2.56%

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 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 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 -38 41 £575 +27.78% 10
Thames Valley +48 33 £573 +11.71% 12
Berkshire +40 23 £598 +25.79% 7
Oxfordshire - 6 £270 - 3
Surrey +31 5 £488 -7.14% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £298 -48.15% 2
West Sussex +4 4 £440 +6.02% 2
East Sussex +22 1 £350 -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 38 (45.24%) SQL
2 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 30 (35.71%) Java
3 30 (35.71%) Linux
4 29 (34.52%) Analytics
5 28 (33.33%) Data Science
6 27 (32.14%) Tomcat
7 26 (30.95%) Python
7 26 (30.95%) HTML
7 26 (30.95%) NoSQL
8 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
9 24 (28.57%) Azure
10 22 (26.19%) Oracle
10 22 (26.19%) Apache Spark
11 20 (23.81%) Finance
12 18 (21.43%) Migration
12 18 (21.43%) NumPy
12 18 (21.43%) Pandas
12 18 (21.43%) Jupyter
12 18 (21.43%) Machine Learning
13 17 (20.24%) Docker
13 17 (20.24%) DevOps
13 17 (20.24%) PySpark
13 17 (20.24%) PaaS
13 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
13 17 (20.24%) WebLogic
14 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
14 16 (19.05%) Visualisation
14 16 (19.05%) Data Visualisation

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 27 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 22 (26.19%) Apache Spark
3 18 (21.43%) Jupyter
4 17 (20.24%) WebLogic
5 9 (10.71%) JBoss
6 8 (9.52%) nginx
7 7 (8.33%) IIS
8 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.38%) Jetty
9 2 (2.38%) WildFly
10 1 (1.19%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.19%) GemFire
10 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.19%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.57%) Azure
2 17 (20.24%) PaaS
3 15 (17.86%) Azure Machine Learning
4 9 (10.71%) AWS
5 4 (4.76%) GitHub
6 3 (3.57%) Power Platform
6 3 (3.57%) Serverless
7 2 (2.38%) Akamai
7 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.38%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.38%) AWS CodeBuild
7 2 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.38%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (2.38%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (2.38%) Cloudflare
7 2 (2.38%) Heroku
7 2 (2.38%) Route 53
7 2 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) DHCP
2 7 (8.33%) HTTP
3 5 (5.95%) DNS
3 5 (5.95%) SSH
4 4 (4.76%) SNMP
4 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.57%) SSL
5 3 (3.57%) VPN
6 2 (2.38%) Firewall
6 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (2.38%) SAN
6 2 (2.38%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.19%) DOCSIS
7 1 (1.19%) Internet
7 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.19%) LAN
7 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.86%) Geospatial Data
2 15 (17.86%) MySQL
2 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.29%) GIS
5 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (11.90%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (10.71%) Pentaho
8 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
10 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
10 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (4.76%) Big Data
11 4 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (3.57%) Power BI
13 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
13 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 13 (15.48%) Selenium
4 11 (13.10%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.57%) JUnit
8 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.38%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.38%) Maven
8 2 (2.38%) Mocha
8 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.19%) Ant
9 1 (1.19%) Gatling
9 1 (1.19%) Grunt
9 1 (1.19%) gulp
9 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.19%) Sublime Text
9 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.57%) Electronics
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (46.43%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) Data Scientist
3 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Data Scientist
6 6 (7.14%) React Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) IT Support
7 5 (5.95%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 5 (5.95%) Server Support
7 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) HTML
2 18 (21.43%) NumPy
2 18 (21.43%) Pandas
3 17 (20.24%) PySpark
4 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
5 14 (16.67%) XSLT
6 13 (15.48%) Keras
6 13 (15.48%) scikit-learn
6 13 (15.48%) TensorFlow
7 12 (14.29%) SOAP
8 11 (13.10%) CSS
8 11 (13.10%) HTML5
8 11 (13.10%) JSON
8 11 (13.10%) XML
9 9 (10.71%) Apache POI
9 9 (10.71%) Drools
9 9 (10.71%) jBPM
9 9 (10.71%) SAML
9 9 (10.71%) Vaadin
10 8 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Data Structures
2 9 (10.71%) Derivative
2 9 (10.71%) Lidar
3 8 (9.52%) Smart City
4 5 (5.95%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Windows
3 10 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.14%) Unix
6 3 (3.57%) Debian
7 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) Analytics
3 28 (33.33%) Data Science
4 18 (21.43%) Machine Learning
4 18 (21.43%) Migration
5 17 (20.24%) DevOps
6 16 (19.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
6 16 (19.05%) Visualisation
7 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 14 (16.67%) User Stories
9 13 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
9 13 (15.48%) Deep Learning
9 13 (15.48%) Reinforcement Learning
9 13 (15.48%) Sprint Planning
9 13 (15.48%) Sprint Review
9 13 (15.48%) System Testing
10 11 (13.10%) Anomaly Detection
11 10 (11.90%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) SQL
2 30 (35.71%) Java
3 26 (30.95%) Python
4 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.86%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.14%) Java 8
7 6 (7.14%) Ruby
8 5 (5.95%) C#
9 3 (3.57%) Groovy
9 3 (3.57%) Perl
9 3 (3.57%) Scala
9 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.38%) C
10 2 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.38%) Korn
11 1 (1.19%) Go
11 1 (1.19%) Haskell
11 1 (1.19%) PHP
11 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.48%) Degree
4 9 (10.71%) Master's Degree
4 9 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (10.71%) PhD
5 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.19%) CCNP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCP
6 1 (1.19%) MCSA
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.19%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) GDPR
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Docker
2 10 (11.90%) HDFS
3 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.57%) NFS
6 2 (2.38%) iptables
7 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.19%) Corosync
7 1 (1.19%) Postfix
7 1 (1.19%) RHEV
7 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) Ansible
2 9 (10.71%) Puppet
3 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.57%) Terraform
5 2 (2.38%) Consul
5 2 (2.38%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.38%) Kibana
5 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.38%) Packer
5 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.19%) Grafana
6 1 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.19%) logstash
6 1 (1.19%) Oozie
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.19%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.19%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) Tableau
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.95%) SAP
6 4 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (4.76%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) Cognos
7 2 (2.38%) Databricks
7 2 (2.38%) Google
7 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.38%) webMethods
8 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.19%) Dell
8 1 (1.19%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.19%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.19%) Meraki
8 1 (1.19%) NetApp