Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 -18
Contract jobs citing Apache 36 69 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.93% 2.88% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.45% 11.37% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 26
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £320 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -35.19% +64.58%
10th Percentile £307 £260 £350
90th Percentile £415 £397 £581
North East median daily rate £325 £320 £494
% change year-on-year +1.56% -35.19% +51.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £28.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 233 607 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.46% 25.31% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 422 220
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -25.84% +23.61%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £262
90th Percentile £605 £525 £576
North East median daily rate £375 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 45 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.18% +12.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £7.95 £15.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £20.03 £36.00 £26.85
North East median hourly rate £10.00 £28.00 £20.30
% change year-on-year -64.29% +37.93% +9.73%

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Tyne and Wear

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Tyne and Wear

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Tyne and Wear

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Tyne and Wear

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +31 36 £325 +0.78%
Apache
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Apache.

1 34 (94.44%) Tomcat
2 33 (91.67%) Unix
3 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 32 (88.89%) Oracle
4 31 (86.11%) AIX
4 31 (86.11%) WebLogic
4 31 (86.11%) JBoss
4 31 (86.11%) Sun
4 31 (86.11%) iPlanet
5 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
5 30 (83.33%) HPUX
5 30 (83.33%) Solaris
6 29 (80.56%) J2EE
6 29 (80.56%) SUSE
6 29 (80.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 27 (75.00%) Clustering
7 27 (75.00%) High Availability
8 26 (72.22%) Firewall
8 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
9 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
10 24 (66.67%) Load Balancing
10 24 (66.67%) ITIL
10 24 (66.67%) Cisco
10 24 (66.67%) F5
11 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared
12 15 (41.67%) VMware
12 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (41.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 15 (41.67%) HP
12 15 (41.67%) Veritas

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 34 (94.44%) Tomcat
2 31 (86.11%) iPlanet
2 31 (86.11%) JBoss
2 31 (86.11%) WebLogic
3 29 (80.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (22.22%) OpenStack
5 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (19.44%) MQSeries
5 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
5 7 (19.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (2.78%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) Firewall
1 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (30.56%) SAN
3 9 (25.00%) DNS
4 8 (22.22%) FCoE
4 8 (22.22%) iSCSI
5 7 (19.44%) LDAP
5 7 (19.44%) NAS
6 6 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) DataStage
3 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.78%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Unix Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) AIX Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Solaris Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) HPUX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) GWT
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) Spring Security
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (75.00%) Clustering
2 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Unix
2 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 31 (86.11%) AIX
4 30 (83.33%) HPUX
4 30 (83.33%) Solaris
5 29 (80.56%) SUSE
6 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) High Availability
2 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 24 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Data Conversion
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Kanban
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Personalization
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
1 13 (36.11%) C-shell
1 13 (36.11%) Korn
1 13 (36.11%) Perl
2 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Jython
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) HL7
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
3 12 (33.33%) KVM
4 9 (25.00%) Samba
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) OpenView
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) OpenNMS
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 31 (86.11%) Sun
3 30 (83.33%) Red Hat
4 24 (66.67%) Cisco
4 24 (66.67%) F5
5 15 (41.67%) HP
5 15 (41.67%) Veritas
5 15 (41.67%) VMware
6 14 (38.89%) PlateSpin
7 7 (19.44%) Cognos
7 7 (19.44%) Opsware
8 3 (8.33%) Borland
9 2 (5.56%) Genesys
9 2 (5.56%) Google
10 1 (2.78%) IBM
10 1 (2.78%) InterSystems
10 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.78%) SaltStack