The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Apache 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.54% 2.68% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 11.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £265 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 19 61 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 16.10% 23.37% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 47 35
Median daily rate £280 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £180 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Suffolk

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Suffolk

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich +6 3 £400 +50.94% 1
Apache
East of England

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Apache.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) Impala
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Post-Production
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 1 (33.33%) Zend