The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 88 100
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Apache 53 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.06% 1.58% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.21% 9.26% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 26
Median daily rate £463 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +7.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £317 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 473 497 516
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.40% 17.07% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 349 310
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 13
Median hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +163.88% -7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £8.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £31.50
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the South West

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the South West

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the South West

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Wiltshire -4 13 £450 +1.12% 3
Devon - 9 £550 -
Gloucestershire +3 8 £373 +39.25% 4
Bristol -4 4 £444 +14.51% 7
Somerset +4 3 - -
Dorset +3 3 £325 -23.52% 3
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for Apache.

1 61 (71.76%) Java
2 44 (51.76%) Tomcat
3 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (40.00%) Spring
5 33 (38.82%) Linux
6 30 (35.29%) Oracle
7 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
7 27 (31.76%) SOAP
7 27 (31.76%) DevOps
8 24 (28.24%) XML
9 23 (27.06%) DNS
9 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
10 22 (25.88%) CSS
10 22 (25.88%) HTML
10 22 (25.88%) JBoss
11 21 (24.71%) Servlets
11 21 (24.71%) Puppet
12 20 (23.53%) J2EE
12 20 (23.53%) WebSphere
13 19 (22.35%) Maven
13 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
13 19 (22.35%) JSP
14 18 (21.18%) Web Services
14 18 (21.18%) SQL
15 17 (20.00%) nginx
15 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (18.82%) Internet
16 16 (18.82%) REST
17 15 (17.65%) Cucumber

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 44 (51.76%) Tomcat
2 22 (25.88%) JBoss
3 20 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 17 (20.00%) nginx
5 15 (17.65%) WebLogic
6 12 (14.12%) CMS
6 12 (14.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (11.76%) IIS
8 9 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (7.06%) Jetty
9 6 (7.06%) Mongrel
10 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
10 5 (5.88%) Confluence
10 5 (5.88%) GlassFish
10 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
13 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (2.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.88%) GitHub
3 5 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) DNS
2 16 (18.82%) Internet
3 10 (11.76%) SSL
4 9 (10.59%) HTTP
5 8 (9.41%) DHCP
5 8 (9.41%) SAN
6 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.88%) FTP
7 5 (5.88%) IPsec
8 4 (4.71%) Firewall
8 4 (4.71%) SMTP
9 3 (3.53%) LAN
9 3 (3.53%) WAN
10 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (2.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) Endeca
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.35%) MS Access
6 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) OrientDB
6 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.35%) Riak
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Zeppelin
7 1 (1.18%) HDInsight
7 1 (1.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.35%) Maven
3 15 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 13 (15.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
5 12 (14.12%) JUnit
6 11 (12.94%) Bitbucket
7 9 (10.59%) Ant
7 9 (10.59%) Subversion
8 8 (9.41%) Mockito
8 8 (9.41%) Selenium
9 7 (8.24%) Vagrant
10 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
10 6 (7.06%) Travis CI
11 5 (5.88%) Jasmine
11 5 (5.88%) JIRA
12 4 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (3.53%) JBehave
14 2 (2.35%) Grunt
14 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Games
2 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
3 13 (15.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Developer in Test
5 4 (4.71%) Java Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (3.53%) HTML Developer
6 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Consultant
7 2 (2.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) Spring
2 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
2 27 (31.76%) SOAP
3 24 (28.24%) XML
4 22 (25.88%) CSS
4 22 (25.88%) HTML
5 21 (24.71%) Servlets
6 20 (23.53%) J2EE
7 19 (22.35%) JSP
8 18 (21.18%) Web Services
9 16 (18.82%) REST
10 14 (16.47%) XSLT
11 13 (15.29%) JDBC
11 13 (15.29%) Struts
12 12 (14.12%) JMS
12 12 (14.12%) JMX
13 10 (11.76%) .NET
14 9 (10.59%) jQuery
15 7 (8.24%) Spring MVC
16 6 (7.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) iPad
1 12 (14.12%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.06%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Wiki
6 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Linux
2 19 (22.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Windows
4 10 (11.76%) Unix
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.53%) CentOS
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) DevOps
3 15 (17.65%) Scrum
4 14 (16.47%) TDD
5 13 (15.29%) High Availability
6 12 (14.12%) B2B
6 12 (14.12%) B2C
6 12 (14.12%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (14.12%) Content Management
6 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
6 12 (14.12%) Load Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (14.12%) Software Architecture
7 11 (12.94%) OO
7 11 (12.94%) Open Source
8 10 (11.76%) BDD
9 9 (10.59%) ITIL
9 9 (10.59%) MVC
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) Java
2 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.18%) SQL
4 12 (14.12%) Python
5 10 (11.76%) Ruby
6 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.59%) Perl
6 9 (10.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 5 (5.88%) Go
9 4 (4.71%) AWK
9 4 (4.71%) C#
9 4 (4.71%) C++
9 4 (4.71%) Scala
10 3 (3.53%) Ada
10 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.35%) C
11 2 (2.35%) Clojure
11 2 (2.35%) Groovy
11 2 (2.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Degree
5 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.35%) ISEB
6 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.41%) Docker
4 5 (5.88%) Xen
5 4 (4.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.71%) vSphere
6 3 (3.53%) Varnish
7 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.35%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) Puppet
2 10 (11.76%) Ansible
3 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.41%) Terraform
4 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.06%) Salt
5 4 (4.71%) vRealize
5 4 (4.71%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (2.35%) CloudHub
7 2 (2.35%) Kibana
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) Netcool
7 2 (2.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (2.35%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.18%) Ambari
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 30 (35.29%) Oracle
2 15 (17.65%) VMware
3 13 (15.29%) ATG
3 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 9 (10.59%) HP
5 9 (10.59%) IBM
5 9 (10.59%) SaltStack
6 7 (8.24%) Veritas
7 6 (7.06%) Cisco
7 6 (7.06%) Dell
7 6 (7.06%) EMC
7 6 (7.06%) Google
8 4 (4.71%) Brocade
8 4 (4.71%) Symantec
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix
10 2 (2.35%) Juniper
10 2 (2.35%) Meridio
10 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.35%) SAP
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
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