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 25 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)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 109 94
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15  
Contract jobs citing Apache 25 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.95% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.43% 5.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 30
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £520 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £37.00
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 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 389 527 525
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.51% 17.87% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 373 360
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +110.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 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
Bristol 0 13 £395 +1.93% 6
Gloucestershire +6 4 £283 -44.87% 2
Wiltshire +2 3 £450 +28.57% 2
Somerset -7 2 £375 +47.05%
Devon -6 1 - -
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Apache.

1 50 (64.10%) Java
2 38 (48.72%) Tomcat
3 36 (46.15%) Linux
4 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.59%) Oracle
6 29 (37.18%) Spring
7 27 (34.62%) J2EE
8 24 (30.77%) JBoss
9 22 (28.21%) DNS
10 21 (26.92%) Servlets
10 21 (26.92%) Hibernate
11 20 (25.64%) VMware
11 20 (25.64%) XML
11 20 (25.64%) High Availability
11 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
12 19 (24.36%) WebLogic
12 19 (24.36%) SQL
12 19 (24.36%) WebSphere
12 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (23.08%) JSP
13 18 (23.08%) Web Services
13 18 (23.08%) Unix
13 18 (23.08%) Puppet
14 17 (21.79%) DevOps
14 17 (21.79%) SOAP
14 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
15 16 (20.51%) HTML
15 16 (20.51%) Internet
16 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
16 15 (19.23%) CSS

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 38 (48.72%) Tomcat
2 24 (30.77%) JBoss
3 19 (24.36%) WebLogic
3 19 (24.36%) WebSphere
4 15 (19.23%) nginx
5 14 (17.95%) IIS
6 13 (16.67%) CMS
7 12 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (8.97%) Jetty
8 7 (8.97%) Mongrel
9 6 (7.69%) iPlanet
9 6 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
10 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
11 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (3.85%) GlassFish
12 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
13 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
13 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.28%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.85%) GitHub
6 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) DNS
2 16 (20.51%) Internet
3 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
4 11 (14.10%) DHCP
5 9 (11.54%) HTTP
6 8 (10.26%) Firewall
7 7 (8.97%) SAN
7 7 (8.97%) SSL
8 6 (7.69%) FTP
8 6 (7.69%) IPsec
9 5 (6.41%) LDAP
10 4 (5.13%) WAN
11 3 (3.85%) LAN
11 3 (3.85%) NAS
12 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (2.56%) VPN
13 1 (1.28%) FCoE
13 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) Endeca
2 9 (11.54%) MySQL
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) Big Data
4 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) HBase
5 2 (2.56%) MS Access
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.28%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.28%) Power BI
6 1 (1.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) Maven
3 9 (11.54%) Subversion
4 8 (10.26%) Ant
5 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.97%) JUnit
5 7 (8.97%) Travis CI
6 6 (7.69%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.41%) Selenium
8 3 (3.85%) JBehave
8 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.56%) JIRA
10 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.28%) jMock
10 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.28%) WATIR
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Military
3 1 (1.28%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Architect
4 11 (14.10%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Developer in Test
5 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Administrator
6 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.85%) Consultant
6 3 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (2.56%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) Spring
2 27 (34.62%) J2EE
3 21 (26.92%) Hibernate
3 21 (26.92%) Servlets
4 20 (25.64%) XML
5 18 (23.08%) JSP
5 18 (23.08%) Web Services
6 17 (21.79%) SOAP
7 16 (20.51%) HTML
8 15 (19.23%) CSS
9 13 (16.67%) Struts
9 13 (16.67%) XSLT
10 12 (15.38%) JDBC
10 12 (15.38%) JMS
10 12 (15.38%) JMX
11 10 (12.82%) .NET
12 8 (10.26%) REST
13 7 (8.97%) LAMP
14 4 (5.13%) jQuery
14 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) iPad
1 12 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 8 (10.26%) Clustering
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.28%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.28%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (46.15%) Linux
2 18 (23.08%) Unix
3 13 (16.67%) Windows
4 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Solaris
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.69%) AIX
7 6 (7.69%) HPUX
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.41%) SUSE
8 5 (6.41%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.13%) CentOS
9 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.56%) Debian
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.28%) VMS
11 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) High Availability
3 17 (21.79%) DevOps
4 12 (15.38%) B2B
4 12 (15.38%) B2C
4 12 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (15.38%) Content Management
4 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 12 (15.38%) Load Testing
4 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 11 (14.10%) Open Source
5 11 (14.10%) Scrum
6 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.97%) ITIL
8 7 (8.97%) MVC
8 7 (8.97%) OO
8 7 (8.97%) TDD
8 7 (8.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) Java
2 19 (24.36%) SQL
3 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.38%) Python
5 11 (14.10%) Perl
6 10 (12.82%) Ruby
7 9 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.26%) PHP
9 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
10 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.13%) Scala
12 3 (3.85%) C#
12 3 (3.85%) C++
12 3 (3.85%) Go
12 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.56%) Ada
13 2 (2.56%) C
13 2 (2.56%) Clojure
14 1 (1.28%) C-shell
14 1 (1.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.69%) Degree
4 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.54%) Xen
4 5 (6.41%) KVM
4 5 (6.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.56%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.56%) Samba
5 2 (2.56%) Shibboleth
5 2 (2.56%) Varnish
6 1 (1.28%) Docker
6 1 (1.28%) HDFS
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) Ansible
2 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.69%) Terraform
4 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.85%) Salt
5 3 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (2.56%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.56%) Netcool
6 2 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.56%) SCCM
6 2 (2.56%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.28%) Ambari
7 1 (1.28%) Bcfg2
7 1 (1.28%) Kibana
7 1 (1.28%) Oozie
7 1 (1.28%) OpenView
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Oracle
2 20 (25.64%) VMware
3 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.67%) ATG
5 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.26%) Cisco
6 8 (10.26%) F5
6 8 (10.26%) HP
6 8 (10.26%) Veritas
7 7 (8.97%) Google
7 7 (8.97%) IBM
8 6 (7.69%) SaltStack
8 6 (7.69%) Sun
9 5 (6.41%) PlateSpin
10 3 (3.85%) Citrix
11 2 (2.56%) arcserve
11 2 (2.56%) Dell
11 2 (2.56%) EMC
11 2 (2.56%) Juniper
11 2 (2.56%) McAfee
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Robert Half
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