The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
UK
Rank 164 173 179
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Apache 686 761 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.54% 1.44% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.87% 8.32% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 497 438
Median daily rate £485 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +9.37% +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Median hourly rate - £47.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.51%  
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7731 9147 8973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.40% 17.32% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5052 5814 5332
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 232 318
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the UK

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the UK

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the UK

Apache
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +8 631 £488 +11.11% 237
London +3 308 £500 +4.71% 112
South East +22 130 £475 +18.75% 34
South West +10 54 £463 +12.12% 24
East of England +10 45 £473 +29.45% 13
Hampshire +27 43 £408 +8.66% 14
City of London +10 42 £513 +17.14% 16
Scotland +30 31 £400 +11.11% 8
North West -4 30 £400 -5.88% 17
Yorkshire +3 29 £413 -8.33% 12
Surrey +18 28 £494 +9.72% 8
West Yorkshire +18 24 £375 -16.66% 7
Leeds +9 24 £375 -21.05% 4
Hertfordshire +6 21 £375 +38.88% 4
Berkshire +20 20 £425 +21.42% 7
West Midlands +12 18 £400 +6.66% 15
Essex +1 17 £550 +43.79% 3
West Sussex +19 16 £538 - 2
Manchester -6 16 £525 +23.52% 13
Oxfordshire +4 14 £300 +0.50% 1
Edinburgh +10 13 £400 +6.66% 2
Wiltshire 0 13 £450 - 2
Wales +9 12 £425 +21.42% 1
Southend-on-Sea -13 12 £550 +36.94%
South Wales +12 10 £425 +21.42%
Reading +9 10 £450 +28.57% 3
Swindon - 10 £375 - 1
Cardiff +14 9 £438 +25.00%
Devon - 9 £550 - 1
Moray - 9 £275 -

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for Apache.

1 855 (57.89%) Linux
2 707 (47.87%) Java
3 571 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
4 451 (30.53%) Tomcat
5 383 (25.93%) Jenkins
6 368 (24.92%) Python
7 356 (24.10%) DevOps
8 342 (23.16%) JavaScript
8 342 (23.16%) Oracle
9 333 (22.55%) Puppet
10 331 (22.41%) MySQL
11 316 (21.39%) Git (software)
12 307 (20.79%) SQL
13 280 (18.96%) HTML
14 279 (18.89%) VMware
15 262 (17.74%) Red Hat
16 261 (17.67%) Unix
17 260 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
18 250 (16.93%) CSS
19 240 (16.25%) nginx
20 237 (16.05%) JBoss
21 235 (15.91%) Perl
21 235 (15.91%) Finance
21 235 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
22 232 (15.71%) Hadoop
23 231 (15.64%) Open Source
24 225 (15.23%) PostgreSQL
24 225 (15.23%) Docker
25 224 (15.17%) Web Services
26 222 (15.03%) Spring

Apache
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 451 (30.53%) Tomcat
2 240 (16.25%) nginx
3 237 (16.05%) JBoss
4 205 (13.88%) Apache Spark
5 161 (10.90%) WebLogic
6 142 (9.61%) WebSphere
7 140 (9.48%) IIS
8 100 (6.77%) Confluence
9 87 (5.89%) Elasticsearch
10 66 (4.47%) Apache Solr
11 59 (3.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 55 (3.72%) CMS
13 48 (3.25%) Jetty
14 39 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
15 37 (2.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 35 (2.37%) Apache Pig
17 30 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 29 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
19 28 (1.90%) OpenStack
20 25 (1.69%) Mongrel
Applications
1 29 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.42%) HipChat
3 14 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.47%) SPSS
5 5 (0.34%) MS Office
6 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.14%) Stata
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.068%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
3 9 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.47%) Magento
4 7 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.20%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.068%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.068%) Primavera
8 1 (0.068%) RMDS
8 1 (0.068%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.068%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.068%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 260 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 38 (2.57%) GitHub
6 31 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 31 (2.10%) IaaS
7 24 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.62%) Google App Engine
8 23 (1.56%) SaaS
9 20 (1.35%) PaaS
10 18 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 16 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.88%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.68%) Route 53
15 9 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
16 8 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 217 (14.69%) HTTP
2 205 (13.88%) DNS
3 173 (11.71%) TCP/IP
4 166 (11.24%) Firewall
5 135 (9.14%) SSL
6 80 (5.42%) Internet
7 69 (4.67%) LDAP
8 68 (4.60%) VPN
9 67 (4.54%) SAN
10 57 (3.86%) DHCP
11 43 (2.91%) OpenLDAP
12 39 (2.64%) IPsec
13 38 (2.57%) SSH
13 38 (2.57%) WAN
14 37 (2.51%) FTP
15 35 (2.37%) LAN
16 33 (2.23%) HTTPS
16 33 (2.23%) Reverse Proxy
17 30 (2.03%) Kerberos
18 28 (1.90%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (22.41%) MySQL
2 232 (15.71%) Hadoop
3 225 (15.23%) PostgreSQL
4 176 (11.92%) Big Data
5 160 (10.83%) MongoDB
6 155 (10.49%) NoSQL
7 129 (8.73%) Relational Database
8 115 (7.79%) SQL Server
9 87 (5.89%) Apache Hive
10 83 (5.62%) Oracle Database
11 71 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 62 (4.20%) HBase
13 48 (3.25%) RDBMS
13 48 (3.25%) Redis
14 46 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 22 (1.49%) CouchDB
17 21 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
19 18 (1.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 383 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 316 (21.39%) Git (software)
3 166 (11.24%) Maven
4 146 (9.88%) JIRA
5 134 (9.07%) Subversion
6 109 (7.38%) JUnit
7 83 (5.62%) Ant
8 72 (4.87%) Bitbucket
9 65 (4.40%) Eclipse
10 53 (3.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 51 (3.45%) Cucumber
12 41 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 41 (2.78%) Selenium
13 36 (2.44%) SonarQube
14 35 (2.37%) Mercurial
15 34 (2.30%) Vagrant
16 30 (2.03%) Mockito
17 29 (1.96%) GitLab
18 28 (1.90%) Travis CI
19 27 (1.83%) Liquibase
General
1 235 (15.91%) Finance
2 103 (6.97%) Banking
3 55 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.51%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.23%) Marketing
5 33 (2.23%) Retail
6 16 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.02%) Front Office
8 14 (0.95%) Games
9 12 (0.81%) Electronics
10 9 (0.61%) Back Office
10 9 (0.61%) Law
11 8 (0.54%) Publishing
12 7 (0.47%) Advertising
12 7 (0.47%) Legal
13 6 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.34%) Military
14 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 516 (34.94%) Developer
2 206 (13.95%) Architect
3 168 (11.37%) Java Developer
4 162 (10.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 116 (7.85%) Administrator
6 84 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
7 80 (5.42%) PHP Developer
8 74 (5.01%) Systems Administrator
9 73 (4.94%) Scala Developer
10 72 (4.87%) Linux Administrator
11 59 (3.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 49 (3.32%) Consultant
13 48 (3.25%) Software Engineer
14 47 (3.18%) Senior Developer
15 44 (2.98%) Data Engineer
16 40 (2.71%) Java Engineer
17 39 (2.64%) Technical Architect
18 36 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
18 36 (2.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 35 (2.37%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (18.96%) HTML
2 250 (16.93%) CSS
3 224 (15.17%) Web Services
4 222 (15.03%) Spring
5 212 (14.35%) LAMP
6 205 (13.88%) XML
7 190 (12.86%) J2EE
8 159 (10.77%) jQuery
9 153 (10.36%) REST
9 153 (10.36%) SOAP
10 122 (8.26%) Middleware
11 121 (8.19%) Kafka
11 121 (8.19%) RESTful
12 109 (7.38%) JSON
13 107 (7.24%) LAPP Stack
14 100 (6.77%) Hibernate
15 91 (6.16%) Elastic Stack
16 90 (6.09%) AngularJS
17 89 (6.03%) HTML5
18 84 (5.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 97 (6.57%) Clustering
2 59 (3.99%) Data Centre
3 55 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 41 (2.78%) PKI
5 35 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
7 25 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 25 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 21 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.15%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.15%) User Experience
10 16 (1.08%) Smart Meter
11 15 (1.02%) iPad
12 12 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.74%) NHS
14 10 (0.68%) DataPower
15 9 (0.61%) Replication
15 9 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 855 (57.89%) Linux
2 261 (17.67%) Unix
3 200 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 193 (13.07%) Windows
5 121 (8.19%) CentOS
6 70 (4.74%) Ubuntu
7 67 (4.54%) Solaris
8 58 (3.93%) AIX
9 49 (3.32%) Windows Server
10 28 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (1.42%) Debian
11 21 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.95%) HPUX
12 14 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.88%) RancherOS
13 13 (0.88%) VyOS
14 9 (0.61%) Android
15 8 (0.54%) CoreOS
15 8 (0.54%) SUSE
16 6 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (24.10%) DevOps
3 235 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
4 231 (15.64%) Open Source
5 210 (14.22%) Configuration Management
6 179 (12.12%) Scrum
7 140 (9.48%) TDD
8 122 (8.26%) Software Engineering
9 102 (6.91%) Load Balancing
10 101 (6.84%) Microservices
11 99 (6.70%) OO
12 98 (6.64%) High Availability
13 97 (6.57%) E-Commerce
14 88 (5.96%) MVC
15 84 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
16 79 (5.35%) Continuous Delivery
16 79 (5.35%) ITIL
17 77 (5.21%) Web Development
18 71 (4.81%) Migration
19 68 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 707 (47.87%) Java
2 368 (24.92%) Python
3 342 (23.16%) JavaScript
4 307 (20.79%) SQL
5 235 (15.91%) Perl
6 219 (14.83%) PHP
7 173 (11.71%) Scala
8 170 (11.51%) Bash Shell
9 135 (9.14%) Ruby
10 83 (5.62%) Shell Script
11 74 (5.01%) C
12 70 (4.74%) C#
13 49 (3.32%) PowerShell
14 41 (2.78%) R
15 38 (2.57%) C++
16 34 (2.30%) Groovy
17 21 (1.42%) PL/SQL
18 18 (1.22%) Korn
19 15 (1.02%) Go
20 12 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 172 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 137 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 101 (6.84%) Degree
4 25 (1.69%) RHCE
5 18 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.22%) RHCSA
6 16 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.68%) CISSP
9 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.54%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.54%) MCSE
11 7 (0.47%) CCNA
12 5 (0.34%) CCNP
12 5 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.34%) PMP
13 4 (0.27%) EMC Certification
13 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.27%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.98%) QA
2 30 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.02%) PA-DSS
4 11 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.41%) SLA
7 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.20%) SDET
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.068%) BS7799
10 1 (0.068%) COBIT
10 1 (0.068%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.068%) PMO
System Software
1 225 (15.23%) Docker
2 140 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (4.27%) Active Directory
4 54 (3.66%) Xen
5 38 (2.57%) Postfix
6 37 (2.51%) Squid
6 37 (2.51%) vCloud
7 33 (2.23%) HDFS
8 32 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
9 26 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 24 (1.62%) vSphere
11 23 (1.56%) NFS
12 22 (1.49%) Hyper-V
13 21 (1.42%) Apache Flume
14 20 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 19 (1.29%) KVM
16 13 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.81%) SRDF
18 11 (0.74%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 333 (22.55%) Puppet
2 191 (12.93%) Ansible
3 106 (7.18%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (5.75%) Nagios
5 84 (5.69%) Terraform
6 82 (5.55%) Kubernetes
7 77 (5.21%) ZABBIX
8 75 (5.08%) HAProxy
9 67 (4.54%) logstash
10 63 (4.27%) Kibana
11 43 (2.91%) Packer
12 34 (2.30%) Consul
13 31 (2.10%) Salt
14 30 (2.03%) Hadoop YARN
15 28 (1.90%) Rancher
16 27 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
17 24 (1.62%) Rsyslog
17 24 (1.62%) Zenoss
18 22 (1.49%) Graphite
18 22 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 342 (23.16%) Oracle
2 279 (18.89%) VMware
3 262 (17.74%) Red Hat
4 94 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 93 (6.30%) IBM
6 77 (5.21%) Cisco
6 77 (5.21%) Google
7 59 (3.99%) Adobe
8 52 (3.52%) AppDynamics
9 47 (3.18%) Atlassian
10 44 (2.98%) Sonatype
11 42 (2.84%) Splunk
12 40 (2.71%) EMC
12 40 (2.71%) Veritas
13 39 (2.64%) Zend
14 38 (2.57%) F5
15 37 (2.51%) HP
16 31 (2.10%) Hortonworks
17 30 (2.03%) ATG
17 30 (2.03%) NetApp
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Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £530 per day + 6 Months
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Square One Resources
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day 2 months initial
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £195 per day
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Hayes, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £440 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day 500-650/day (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
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