Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 125 121
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -46
Contract jobs citing Apache 66 83 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 1.46% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.74% 8.06% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 43
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -0.66%
10th Percentile £288 £315 £269
90th Percentile £588 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 27
South West median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.75
10th Percentile £36.63 - £31.52
90th Percentile £51.88 - £45.60
England median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +3.57% -34.50% +40.16%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 853 1030 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.21% 18.16% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 725 792
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% -1.33%
10th Percentile £222 £213 £200
90th Percentile £538 £523 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +101.28%
10th Percentile £14.35 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.95 £42.50 £46.50
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Bristol +16 34 £405 +15.71% 5
Devon +5 9 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire +8 6 £250 -37.50% 2
Somerset -7 6 £394 +1.61% 1
Wiltshire -26 6 £331 -11.67%
Dorset +2 1 - - 5
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for Apache.

1 48 (72.73%) Linux
2 44 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 41 (62.12%) Java
4 23 (34.85%) Firewall
4 23 (34.85%) Spring
5 22 (33.33%) Oracle
5 22 (33.33%) Unix
6 21 (31.82%) IIS
6 21 (31.82%) J2EE
6 21 (31.82%) DevOps
7 19 (28.79%) F5
7 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
9 15 (22.73%) Solaris
9 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 14 (21.21%) DNS
10 14 (21.21%) VMware
10 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
10 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
10 14 (21.21%) Microservices
10 14 (21.21%) Spring Boot
11 13 (19.70%) JIRA
11 13 (19.70%) CSS
12 12 (18.18%) JBoss
12 12 (18.18%) Cisco
12 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
12 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (18.18%) nginx
12 12 (18.18%) Puppet

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 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 21 (31.82%) IIS
3 12 (18.18%) JBoss
3 12 (18.18%) nginx
4 11 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 10 (15.15%) CICS
6 9 (13.64%) Jetty
7 8 (12.12%) iPlanet
7 8 (12.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (9.09%) Mongrel
8 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
9 4 (6.06%) Apache Solr
9 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (6.06%) EPiServer
10 3 (4.55%) Apache Pig
10 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
11 2 (3.03%) WordPress
12 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.52%) Liferay
12 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (9.09%) Google App Engine
4 6 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.03%) Office 365
6 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) Firewall
2 17 (25.76%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.21%) DNS
4 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
4 10 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (13.64%) HTTP
6 7 (10.61%) DHCP
7 6 (9.09%) FTP
7 6 (9.09%) IPsec
7 6 (9.09%) SSL
8 4 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.52%) FCoE
9 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.52%) LDAP
9 1 (1.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.52%) SAN
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) DB2
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
3 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) HBase
4 3 (4.55%) Redis
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) JIRA
2 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.15%) Artifactory
3 10 (15.15%) TeamCity
3 10 (15.15%) webpack
4 9 (13.64%) Bitbucket
5 6 (9.09%) Maven
5 6 (9.09%) Travis CI
6 5 (7.58%) JUnit
7 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.06%) Grunt
7 4 (6.06%) Subversion
8 3 (4.55%) Ant
8 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.55%) Selenium
9 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (12.12%) Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Java Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) Spring
2 21 (31.82%) J2EE
3 14 (21.21%) Spring Boot
4 13 (19.70%) CSS
5 11 (16.67%) .NET
6 10 (15.15%) HTML
6 10 (15.15%) Node.js
6 10 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (15.15%) React
7 8 (12.12%) Hibernate
7 8 (12.12%) Middleware
7 8 (12.12%) Web Services
8 7 (10.61%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (10.61%) Servlets
9 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.09%) JPA
9 6 (9.09%) LAMP
9 6 (9.09%) REST
9 6 (9.09%) SOAP
10 5 (7.58%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) DataPower
1 10 (15.15%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.64%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.03%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.52%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.52%) RIA
6 1 (1.52%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Linux
2 22 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (22.73%) Solaris
4 9 (13.64%) Windows
5 7 (10.61%) AIX
5 7 (10.61%) HPUX
6 6 (9.09%) SUSE
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.06%) Debian
8 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.55%) CentOS
10 2 (3.03%) VMS
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
11 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) DevOps
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.21%) Microservices
4 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 11 (16.67%) Analytics
5 11 (16.67%) Open Source
5 11 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.64%) High Availability
7 8 (12.12%) ITIL
7 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 8 (12.12%) Web Development
8 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.58%) Information Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) MVC
10 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.06%) SDLC
11 3 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) Perl
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) ES6
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Ada
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.52%) C-shell
9 1 (1.52%) Jython
9 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (13.64%) Docker
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.12%) Xen
5 7 (10.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (9.09%) KVM
7 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.55%) HDFS
7 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.03%) Samba
9 1 (1.52%) iptables
9 1 (1.52%) vCloud
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.03%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) Bcfg2
4 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.03%) Plesk
5 1 (1.52%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.52%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.52%) Mesos
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.52%) OpenView
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Oracle
2 19 (28.79%) F5
3 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 14 (21.21%) VMware
4 12 (18.18%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) IBM
6 9 (13.64%) Adobe
6 9 (13.64%) Green Hat
6 9 (13.64%) Sun
7 8 (12.12%) Google
8 7 (10.61%) Veritas
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.09%) PlateSpin
10 5 (7.58%) HP
11 3 (4.55%) BEA
12 2 (3.03%) McAfee
13 1 (1.52%) CA
13 1 (1.52%) Citrix
13 1 (1.52%) EMC
13 1 (1.52%) NetApp