Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 79 57
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 +28
Contract jobs citing Apache 26 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.69% 0.69% 2.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.12% 4.02% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 22
Wales median daily rate £395 £213 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.88% -29.17% -21.05%
10th Percentile £278 £154 £156
90th Percentile £470 £309 £453
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £20.06
UK median hourly rate £37.16 £30.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +20.85% +9.82% -30.66%

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 257 199 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.68% 17.21% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 122 94
Wales median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £261 £154 £202
90th Percentile £575 £511 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Wales median hourly rate £15.81 £14.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.95% +5.56% -35.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.50 £16.67 £21.55
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 26 £395 +85.88% 3
Apache
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Apache.

1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JBoss
2 18 (69.23%) HTTP
3 17 (65.38%) Middleware
3 17 (65.38%) DevOps
4 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 12 (46.15%) DNS
5 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 12 (46.15%) J2EE
5 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
5 12 (46.15%) Ansible
5 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) Unix
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Docker
8 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 6 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (23.08%) OpenShift
9 6 (23.08%) AppDynamics
9 6 (23.08%) SonarQube
9 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (23.08%) JVM Tuning
9 6 (23.08%) Groovy
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
9 6 (23.08%) YAML
9 6 (23.08%) Waterfall

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 18 (69.23%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (3.85%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) HTTP
2 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) Impala
2 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.85%) NewSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) SonarQube
2 6 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (19.23%) Bitbucket
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) Gatling
6 1 (3.85%) GitLab
6 1 (3.85%) Grunt
6 1 (3.85%) gulp
6 1 (3.85%) JMeter
6 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.85%) webpack
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 11 (42.31%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.85%) DBA
8 1 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Middleware
2 12 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) YAML
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Commons
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) Struts
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) LAMP
5 1 (3.85%) Laravel
5 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.85%) React
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
4 6 (23.08%) JVM Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.85%) OWASP
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) Groovy
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) R
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Ansible
2 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) AppDynamics
3 5 (19.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Cloudera