Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 78 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing Apache 5 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.42% 1.86% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.46% 11.87% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 26
Wales median daily rate £363 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £153 £313 £313
90th Percentile £449 £638 £438
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -33.33% +40.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 219 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.12% 15.63% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 133 248
Wales median daily rate £363 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +10.75% +9.64%
10th Percentile £132 £288 £226
90th Percentile £550 £611 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Wales median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% -35.71% +25.52%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.85 £10.05
90th Percentile £15.83 £21.60 £38.63
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Apache as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Wales

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Wales

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Wales

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Wales

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Wales 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
South Wales +8 5 £363 +3.57% 3
Apache
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) iptables
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Support
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Proactive Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) iptables
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
2 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (40.00%) VMware