The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 30 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.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing Apache 29 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.37% 1.28% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.12% 6.26% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 21
Median daily rate £413 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £625 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +13.54% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +21.37%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 318 591 510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.00% 20.43% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 383 315
Median daily rate £376 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.88% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £21.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Yorkshire

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache in Yorkshire

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Yorkshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +11 23 £375 -16.66% 5
South Yorkshire +5 4 £525 +52.17% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £195 - 1
Apache
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 34 (62.96%) Java
2 34 (62.96%) PHP
3 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
4 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) MySQL
6 19 (35.19%) LAMP
7 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (31.48%) Redis
8 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
8 16 (29.63%) LAPP Stack
9 15 (27.78%) Splunk
9 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 13 (24.07%) Internet
10 13 (24.07%) JMeter
10 13 (24.07%) HTML
10 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
10 13 (24.07%) Docker
11 12 (22.22%) CSS
11 12 (22.22%) Web Services
11 12 (22.22%) Nagios
12 11 (20.37%) Spring
12 11 (20.37%) Maven
12 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.37%) OpenLDAP
12 11 (20.37%) jQuery
12 11 (20.37%) Performance Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
13 10 (18.52%) Load Balancing

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (24.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) Confluence
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.26%) CMS
3 5 (9.26%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.41%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.56%) Plone
5 3 (5.56%) SilverStripe
6 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.70%) nginx
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.85%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) HipChat
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (12.96%) IaaS
4 5 (9.26%) Loggly
4 5 (9.26%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Internet
2 11 (20.37%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (14.81%) HTTP
4 7 (12.96%) DNS
5 4 (7.41%) AMQP
5 4 (7.41%) Network Security
6 3 (5.56%) Intranet
6 3 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (3.70%) DHCP
7 2 (3.70%) SAN
8 1 (1.85%) FCoE
8 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.85%) Firewall
8 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.85%) LAN
8 1 (1.85%) Multicast
8 1 (1.85%) NAS
8 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (31.48%) Redis
3 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 6 (11.11%) HBase
6 5 (9.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.41%) Riak
8 2 (3.70%) Informix
8 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.07%) JMeter
3 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.37%) Maven
4 7 (12.96%) Grunt
5 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (11.11%) Vagrant
6 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.56%) git-flow
7 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.56%) Mockito
8 2 (3.70%) Selenium
8 2 (3.70%) TestNG
9 1 (1.85%) Ant
9 1 (1.85%) GoogleTest
9 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) iGaming
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.96%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.70%) PHP Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) LAMP
2 16 (29.63%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (24.07%) HTML
4 12 (22.22%) CSS
4 12 (22.22%) Web Services
5 11 (20.37%) jQuery
5 11 (20.37%) Spring
6 10 (18.52%) XML
7 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.96%) CSS3
7 7 (12.96%) HTML5
7 7 (12.96%) Symfony
8 6 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (11.11%) J2EE
9 5 (9.26%) Laravel
9 5 (9.26%) Node.js
10 4 (7.41%) Kafka
11 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) NHS
2 5 (9.26%) Replication
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.70%) RIA
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) DataPower
5 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) CoreOS
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Performance Testing
2 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 10 (18.52%) DevOps
3 10 (18.52%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.81%) Open Source
4 8 (14.81%) Scrum
5 7 (12.96%) BDD
5 7 (12.96%) Kanban
5 7 (12.96%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 4 (7.41%) Coaching
8 4 (7.41%) High Availability
8 4 (7.41%) Microservices
8 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) Java
1 34 (62.96%) PHP
2 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.96%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) SQL
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) Go
8 1 (1.85%) Jython
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) HDFS
3 5 (9.26%) VirtualBox
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.85%) KVM
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.85%) SRDF
5 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Nagios
2 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.81%) Ansible
3 8 (14.81%) Puppet
3 8 (14.81%) Salt
4 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
4 5 (9.26%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.85%) Graphite
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.85%) Netcool
5 1 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.85%) Opsview
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Splunk
2 9 (16.67%) Google
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle
4 7 (12.96%) Rackspace
4 7 (12.96%) SaltStack
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) New Relic
5 5 (9.26%) Zend
6 4 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) EMC
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.85%) Adobe
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Intel
8 1 (1.85%) Meridio
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) Sybase
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas