The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 June 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)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 26 62
Rank change year-on-year -21 +36  
Contract jobs citing Apache 8 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.51% 5.18% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.55% 31.25% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 2
Median daily rate £213 £300 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.16% -26.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £178 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £449 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £28.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year +87.50% -10.45%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 106 80 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 20.04% 16.56% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 103
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.07 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.11% -6.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in South Wales

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in South Wales

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in South Wales

Apache
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cardiff -16 8 £213 -29.16% 1
Apache
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Apache.

1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) MySQL
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 8 (44.44%) HTTP
4 8 (44.44%) LAMP
4 8 (44.44%) Puppet
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) OOP
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Ajax
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
6 6 (33.33%) Zend
6 6 (33.33%) Zend Framework
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Sass
6 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (27.78%) Splunk

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Jetty
1 3 (16.67%) Mongrel
1 3 (16.67%) nginx
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Route 53
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) DSL
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) IPsec
3 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) HBase
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Impala
4 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) PHP Developer
2 6 (33.33%) PHP Zend Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Junior DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) LAMP
2 6 (33.33%) Ajax
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) Sass
2 6 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) Kafka
3 3 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 6 (33.33%) OOP
2 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (33.33%) Web Design
2 6 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) SOLID
6 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) Xen
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 3 (16.67%) Marathon
3 3 (16.67%) Mesos
3 3 (16.67%) Rundeck
3 3 (16.67%) Terraform
4 2 (11.11%) Kibana
5 1 (5.56%) Fluentd
5 1 (5.56%) Grafana
5 1 (5.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Zend
2 5 (27.78%) Splunk
3 3 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle