Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 132 173
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 -52
Contract jobs citing Apache 245 315 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.45% 1.88% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.28% 10.16% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 195 170
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +11.49% -10.30%
10th Percentile £281 £295 £260
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £20.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -54.44% +12.50%
England median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +3.57% -34.50% +37.90%

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 2959 3100 3604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 18.48% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1762 1842 2162
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £524
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 128 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.08% +20.27% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

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 17 November 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
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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -30 99 £413 +3.13% 15
Hampshire +7 92 £400 -3.61% 13
Berkshire -2 49 £395 -1.25% 9
Oxfordshire -9 29 £500 +21.21% 4
Surrey -56 28 £500 +5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire -27 21 £463 +48.00% 2
West Sussex -8 12 £600 +62.16% 2
East Sussex +6 11 £600 +84.62% 1
Kent - 2 £340 -
Middlesex +9 1 £545 +41.56% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 160 (65.31%) Linux
2 130 (53.06%) Java
3 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (39.59%) Tomcat
5 94 (38.37%) Unix
6 83 (33.88%) Git (software)
7 75 (30.61%) SQL
8 73 (29.80%) Jenkins
9 69 (28.16%) JavaScript
9 69 (28.16%) J2EE
10 68 (27.76%) DevOps
11 65 (26.53%) CSS
11 65 (26.53%) Spring
12 63 (25.71%) HTML
13 60 (24.49%) Red Hat
14 58 (23.67%) JBoss
15 57 (23.27%) Docker
15 57 (23.27%) JSON
16 56 (22.86%) Python
17 55 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 54 (22.04%) Hadoop
19 53 (21.63%) Big Data
19 53 (21.63%) Middleware
20 52 (21.22%) Web Services
21 51 (20.82%) Puppet
22 49 (20.00%) MySQL
23 48 (19.59%) Scrum
23 48 (19.59%) Apache Spark
24 47 (19.18%) TDD
25 44 (17.96%) Kafka

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 97 (39.59%) Tomcat
2 58 (23.67%) JBoss
3 48 (19.59%) Apache Spark
4 35 (14.29%) nginx
5 19 (7.76%) WebLogic
6 18 (7.35%) IIS
7 14 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (5.71%) GemFire
8 12 (4.90%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.67%) WordPress
10 6 (2.45%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.63%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.63%) CMS
11 4 (1.63%) Confluence
11 4 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.63%) SAS
12 3 (1.22%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Stata
2 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (11.02%) GitHub
3 21 (8.57%) PaaS
4 13 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.45%) SaaS
8 5 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.63%) Office 365
10 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.22%) IaaS
10 3 (1.22%) npm
11 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.41%) Datadog
12 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.41%) Route 53
12 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.65%) TCP/IP
2 28 (11.43%) HTTP
3 27 (11.02%) DNS
4 26 (10.61%) SSL
5 17 (6.94%) Firewall
6 11 (4.49%) LDAP
7 7 (2.86%) VPN
8 6 (2.45%) DHCP
8 6 (2.45%) Internet
8 6 (2.45%) Network Security
8 6 (2.45%) SAN
9 4 (1.63%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.22%) BIG-IP
10 3 (1.22%) NAS
10 3 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.82%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.82%) Diameter Protocol
11 2 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.82%) SIGTRAN
11 2 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.04%) Hadoop
2 53 (21.63%) Big Data
3 49 (20.00%) MySQL
4 31 (12.65%) SQL Server
5 28 (11.43%) MongoDB
6 24 (9.80%) HBase
7 16 (6.53%) Apache Hive
7 16 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (5.71%) NoSQL
9 13 (5.31%) OLTP
10 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.86%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.45%) Parquet
12 5 (2.04%) MariaDB
12 5 (2.04%) Redis
12 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.63%) GIS
13 4 (1.63%) QGIS
13 4 (1.63%) Spatial Data
13 4 (1.63%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (33.88%) Git (software)
2 73 (29.80%) Jenkins
3 30 (12.24%) IntelliJ
3 30 (12.24%) JUnit
4 27 (11.02%) Eclipse
4 27 (11.02%) Selenium
4 27 (11.02%) Subversion
5 21 (8.57%) Gradle
5 21 (8.57%) Maven
6 19 (7.76%) JIRA
7 8 (3.27%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.86%) Grunt
9 6 (2.45%) gulp
10 5 (2.04%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.63%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.22%) Gatling
12 3 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (1.22%) Sublime Text
12 3 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (15.10%) Finance
2 14 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.04%) Banking
4 3 (1.22%) Advertising
4 3 (1.22%) Games
4 3 (1.22%) Retail
5 2 (0.82%) Billing
5 2 (0.82%) Legal
5 2 (0.82%) Marketing
5 2 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (53.47%) Developer
2 83 (33.88%) Java Developer
3 25 (10.20%) Scala Developer
4 24 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (7.76%) Big Data Developer
6 18 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.53%) HTML Developer
7 16 (6.53%) Java Scala Developer
7 16 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (5.31%) Consultant
9 12 (4.90%) Administrator
10 11 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (3.67%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.27%) DevOps Developer
13 8 (3.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.27%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.16%) J2EE
2 65 (26.53%) CSS
2 65 (26.53%) Spring
3 63 (25.71%) HTML
4 57 (23.27%) JSON
5 53 (21.63%) Middleware
6 52 (21.22%) Web Services
7 44 (17.96%) Kafka
8 43 (17.55%) AngularJS
9 42 (17.14%) REST
10 38 (15.51%) XML
11 36 (14.69%) RESTful
12 33 (13.47%) LAMP
13 30 (12.24%) Hibernate
14 24 (9.80%) SOAP
15 23 (9.39%) HTML5
16 22 (8.98%) Spring Boot
17 21 (8.57%) Java EE
17 21 (8.57%) jQuery
18 19 (7.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.39%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (8.57%) Virtual Team
3 13 (5.31%) Replication
4 10 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.86%) Clustering
5 7 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.45%) CMDB
6 6 (2.45%) Smart Meter
7 5 (2.04%) iPad
8 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.22%) Online Games
9 3 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.82%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 160 (65.31%) Linux
2 94 (38.37%) Unix
3 55 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (15.51%) Windows
5 16 (6.53%) Ubuntu
6 13 (5.31%) Debian
6 13 (5.31%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.90%) CentOS
8 7 (2.86%) Solaris
9 5 (2.04%) AIX
9 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.22%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (27.76%) DevOps
3 48 (19.59%) Scrum
4 47 (19.18%) TDD
5 34 (13.88%) Unit Testing
6 28 (11.43%) System Testing
7 25 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (9.80%) ITIL
8 24 (9.80%) Microservices
8 24 (9.80%) Open Source
9 23 (9.39%) BDD
10 22 (8.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (8.57%) Configuration Management
11 21 (8.57%) ETL
12 19 (7.76%) Machine Learning
13 18 (7.35%) Benchmarking
13 18 (7.35%) MapReduce
13 18 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (6.94%) Kanban
14 17 (6.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 130 (53.06%) Java
2 75 (30.61%) SQL
3 69 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 56 (22.86%) Python
5 37 (15.10%) Shell Script
6 36 (14.69%) PHP
6 36 (14.69%) Scala
7 35 (14.29%) Perl
8 23 (9.39%) Bash Shell
9 16 (6.53%) Ruby
10 7 (2.86%) C
10 7 (2.86%) Groovy
11 6 (2.45%) C#
12 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.63%) R
14 3 (1.22%) C++
14 3 (1.22%) Haskell
14 3 (1.22%) PHP 7
15 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (10.61%) Degree
2 25 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.98%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.27%) CISSP
5 7 (2.86%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.04%) RHCE
7 4 (1.63%) GCIH
7 4 (1.63%) GIAC
7 4 (1.63%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.22%) MCITP
8 3 (1.22%) MCSE
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.82%) CCNA
9 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.41%) CCSP
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.35%) QA
2 9 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) AS 2805
4 1 (0.41%) GCP
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 57 (23.27%) Docker
2 33 (13.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (9.39%) HDFS
4 14 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 14 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.45%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.63%) iptables
8 3 (1.22%) KVM
8 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.82%) vSphere
9 2 (0.82%) Xen
9 2 (0.82%) XenServer
10 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.41%) NFS
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.41%) Samba
10 1 (0.41%) Snort
10 1 (0.41%) Squid
10 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (20.82%) Puppet
2 27 (11.02%) Ansible
3 18 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.53%) Grafana
4 16 (6.53%) Hadoop YARN
4 16 (6.53%) Kibana
5 14 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
6 12 (4.90%) SELinux
7 11 (4.49%) HAProxy
8 10 (4.08%) Kubernetes
8 10 (4.08%) Nagios
9 9 (3.67%) Mesos
10 5 (2.04%) Cobbler
10 5 (2.04%) Galera Cluster
10 5 (2.04%) OpenNebula
11 4 (1.63%) CFEngine
11 4 (1.63%) logstash
11 4 (1.63%) Netcool
11 4 (1.63%) Terraform
12 3 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 60 (24.49%) Red Hat
2 34 (13.88%) Oracle
3 25 (10.20%) VMware
4 17 (6.94%) webMethods
5 14 (5.71%) IBM
5 14 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.08%) HP
6 10 (4.08%) Splunk
7 9 (3.67%) Google
8 6 (2.45%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.04%) Citrix
10 4 (1.63%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.63%) Sun
10 4 (1.63%) WSO2
11 3 (1.22%) Cisco
11 3 (1.22%) EMC
11 3 (1.22%) NetApp
11 3 (1.22%) StorageTek
11 3 (1.22%) Talend
11 3 (1.22%) Zend