Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 158 193 169
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 -12
Contract jobs citing Apache 32 174 258
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 1.17% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 7.39% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 105 190
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £342 £313 £305
90th Percentile £613 £633 £588
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £52.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.24% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £51.25 £22.43
90th Percentile £13.50 £53.75 £68.18
England median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -17.50% +75.82% -43.13%

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 731 2,356 2,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.43% 15.82% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 1,378 1,708
Median daily rate £451 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +2.35% +6.12%
10th Percentile £285 £261 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 86 75
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.98% -21.32% +28.57%
10th Percentile £12.12 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £43.56 £53.75 £52.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year +23.46% -2.41% +5.54%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Thames Valley +71 13 £475 - 2
Berkshire +62 10 £475 +18.75% 1
West Sussex +30 10 £460 +33.82% 2
Hampshire +15 7 £489 +2.89% 12
Surrey +47 2 £488 -13.33% 5
Oxfordshire +41 2 £140 -73.95% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 1 £425 -11.46%
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Spring
3 12 (37.50%) Web Services
3 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
4 11 (34.38%) Apache Spark
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) Maven
6 9 (28.13%) AquaLogic
6 9 (28.13%) iBATIS
6 9 (28.13%) Subversion
6 9 (28.13%) Java EE
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (28.13%) JPA
6 9 (28.13%) XML
6 9 (28.13%) XSD
6 9 (28.13%) XSLT
6 9 (28.13%) SOAP
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle
6 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
6 9 (28.13%) EJB
6 9 (28.13%) Process Management
6 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
6 9 (28.13%) JMS
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (28.13%) BEA
6 9 (28.13%) EclipseLink
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database

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 11 (34.38%) Apache Spark
2 9 (28.13%) AquaLogic
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.25%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Jetty
5 1 (3.13%) Jupyter
5 1 (3.13%) OpenWhisk
5 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Azure
2 7 (21.88%) AWS
3 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
3 2 (6.25%) Serverless
4 1 (3.13%) Akamai
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.13%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (3.13%) AWS Step Functions
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (3.13%) Cloudflare
4 1 (3.13%) Heroku
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Redis
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Zeppelin
5 1 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.13%) Impala
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Power BI
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (31.25%) Maven
4 9 (28.13%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.25%) Gatling
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Locust
5 2 (6.25%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.13%) Mocha
6 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Data Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Python Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Hardware Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Server Support
7 2 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Spring
1 12 (37.50%) Web Services
2 9 (28.13%) EclipseLink
2 9 (28.13%) EJB
2 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
2 9 (28.13%) iBATIS
2 9 (28.13%) Java EE
2 9 (28.13%) JMS
2 9 (28.13%) JPA
2 9 (28.13%) SOAP
2 9 (28.13%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) XSD
2 9 (28.13%) XSLT
3 4 (12.50%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.38%) OpenLayers
4 3 (9.38%) RESTful
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (28.13%) Process Management
4 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 6 (18.75%) Data Science
6 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
6 5 (15.63%) Microservices
7 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 4 (12.50%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
9 2 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) Scala
3 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.13%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) HDFS
3 1 (3.13%) RHEV
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Terraform
2 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) Ambari
4 1 (3.13%) Consul
4 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Packer
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.13%) Sysprep
4 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) BEA
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Databricks
4 1 (3.13%) Meraki
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) VMware