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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
UK / Wales
Rank 55 58 61
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Apache 12 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.71% 2.80% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.45% 17.92% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 2
Median daily rate £425 £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.92% -22.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £189 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £399 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.63 -
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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 127 106 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.09% 15.61% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 63 64
Median daily rate £406 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £198 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £21.56 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
South Wales +8 10 £425 +30.76% 2
West Wales - 2 £463 -
Apache
UK

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Apache.

1 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) Oracle
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) Sonatype
5 14 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (38.24%) DevOps
6 13 (38.24%) WebLogic
7 12 (35.29%) VMware
7 12 (35.29%) Puppet
7 12 (35.29%) Ansible
7 12 (35.29%) Rundeck
8 11 (32.35%) Maven
9 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 10 (29.41%) MySQL
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) IBM
10 9 (26.47%) AIX
10 9 (26.47%) Unix
10 9 (26.47%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) PHP
10 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (26.47%) LAMP
10 9 (26.47%) Zenoss
10 9 (26.47%) Confluence
10 9 (26.47%) Nessus

Apache
Top Related 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 13 (38.24%) WebLogic
2 9 (26.47%) Confluence
3 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) Jetty
4 3 (8.82%) Mongrel
4 3 (8.82%) nginx
4 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.94%) Luigi
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.82%) Google App Engine
3 3 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.94%) Route 53
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SSL
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) DSL
2 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) IPsec
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (32.35%) Maven
4 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 9 (26.47%) JIRA
6 5 (14.71%) Ant
6 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
6 5 (14.71%) ClearCase
6 5 (14.71%) ClearQuest
7 3 (8.82%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium
8 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) PHP Zend Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 5 (14.71%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Release Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Build Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) LAMP
1 9 (26.47%) MCollective
2 8 (23.53%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) HTML5
3 7 (20.59%) jQuery
3 7 (20.59%) Spring
4 6 (17.65%) Ajax
4 6 (17.65%) CSS3
4 6 (17.65%) Sass
4 6 (17.65%) Zend Framework
5 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) Servlets
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.94%) Java EE
6 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) AIX
2 9 (26.47%) Unix
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) IT Governance
4 7 (20.59%) High Availability
4 7 (20.59%) OOP
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 6 (17.65%) Open Source
5 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Web Design
6 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) SOLID
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) PHP
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (20.59%) PowerHA
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Ansible
1 12 (35.29%) Puppet
1 12 (35.29%) Rundeck
2 9 (26.47%) Nessus
2 9 (26.47%) Packer
2 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
2 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Zenoss
3 7 (20.59%) SCCM
4 3 (8.82%) Marathon
4 3 (8.82%) Mesos
4 3 (8.82%) Terraform
5 1 (2.94%) Fluentd
5 1 (2.94%) Grafana
5 1 (2.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Sonatype
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) IBM
5 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.59%) Symantec
7 6 (17.65%) Zend
8 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
9 3 (8.82%) Google
9 3 (8.82%) SAP
10 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
10 1 (2.94%) Cognos
10 1 (2.94%) Tableau
10 1 (2.94%) Talend
10 1 (2.94%) Teradata
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