The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
England / West Midlands
Rank 97 104 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Contract jobs citing Apache 19 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.98% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.21% 5.08% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £306 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +9.37% +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 306 512 478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.41% 19.22% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 260 253
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 24
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £27.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in the West Midlands

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Warwickshire - 6 £400 -
Shropshire +11 4 £500 +25.00% 2
Birmingham +3 3 £400 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 £275 - 2
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Apache.

1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 18 (41.86%) Unix
4 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) PHP
6 14 (32.56%) Oracle
6 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
6 14 (32.56%) JBoss
6 14 (32.56%) HTTP
7 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
7 13 (30.23%) MySQL
8 12 (27.91%) LAMP
9 11 (25.58%) HTML
9 11 (25.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (23.26%) CSS
10 10 (23.26%) IIS
10 10 (23.26%) Windows
10 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
11 9 (20.93%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
11 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
11 9 (20.93%) Open Source
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle Identity Management
11 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (20.93%) SAML

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (32.56%) JBoss
1 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 10 (23.26%) IIS
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.65%) Drupal
7 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
7 1 (2.33%) Liferay
7 1 (2.33%) MindAlign
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.65%) GitHub
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) HTTP
2 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) SSL
4 2 (4.65%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) IMAP
5 1 (2.33%) S/MIME
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.98%) Pentaho
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) PHP Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Scala Developer
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Support Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Hadoop Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) LAMP
2 11 (25.58%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) SAML
5 6 (13.95%) JSON
6 5 (11.63%) J2EE
6 5 (11.63%) Web Services
7 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.30%) HTML5
7 4 (9.30%) RESTful
7 4 (9.30%) Spring
7 4 (9.30%) XML
8 3 (6.98%) Akka
8 3 (6.98%) EJB
8 3 (6.98%) J2SE
8 3 (6.98%) Play Framework
8 3 (6.98%) REST
8 3 (6.98%) SOAP
8 3 (6.98%) spray
9 2 (4.65%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Unix
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.63%) CentOS
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Debian
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.93%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (20.93%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.98%) DevOps
4 3 (6.98%) ETL
4 3 (6.98%) Machine Learning
4 3 (6.98%) MapReduce
4 3 (6.98%) Microservices
5 2 (4.65%) API Integration
5 2 (4.65%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) PHP
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) PL/SQL
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) Perl
5 6 (13.95%) Scala
6 3 (6.98%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Puppet
3 5 (11.63%) Nagios
4 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 3 (6.98%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) Talend
3 3 (6.98%) webMethods
4 2 (4.65%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
5 1 (2.33%) Splunk
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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