The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.14% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% 0.98% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 102 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.46% 16.48% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 51
Median daily rate £340 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.65 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
4 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 22 (66.67%) PHP
4 22 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 20 (60.61%) HTML
5 20 (60.61%) CSS
6 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
7 16 (48.48%) OO
8 15 (45.45%) Unix
9 14 (42.42%) Web Development
9 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
10 13 (39.39%) Ansible
10 13 (39.39%) Visualisation
10 13 (39.39%) Python
10 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X
10 13 (39.39%) OO PHP
10 13 (39.39%) Line Management
11 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
11 12 (36.36%) Web Design
11 12 (36.36%) MySQL
11 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (33.33%) Open Source
12 11 (33.33%) Web Services
12 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (30.30%) SSL
13 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (12.12%) Apache
1 4 (12.12%) JBoss
1 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.09%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) GitHub
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.09%) Route 53
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (30.30%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
2 12 (36.36%) MySQL
3 10 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
2 22 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (27.27%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) DbUnit
4 2 (6.06%) jMock
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Mockito
5 1 (3.03%) Grunt
5 1 (3.03%) gulp
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Developer
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Django Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.03%) Deployment Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Integration Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) Celery
3 3 (9.09%) Django
3 3 (9.09%) ELK Stack
3 3 (9.09%) Flask
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (9.09%) Sensu
3 3 (9.09%) Symfony
4 2 (6.06%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) Java EE
4 2 (6.06%) Node.js
4 2 (6.06%) PowerMock
4 2 (6.06%) REST
4 2 (6.06%) Servlets
4 2 (6.06%) SOAP
4 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Unix
3 13 (39.39%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) OO
5 14 (42.42%) Web Development
6 13 (39.39%) Line Management
6 13 (39.39%) OO PHP
7 12 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (36.36%) Web Design
8 11 (33.33%) Open Source
9 10 (30.30%) DevOps
10 7 (21.21%) Web Operations
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
11 5 (15.15%) TDD
12 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
12 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
13 2 (6.06%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
13 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) PHP
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (39.39%) Python
4 10 (30.30%) Ruby
5 5 (15.15%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Ansible
2 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
2 10 (30.30%) Salt
3 3 (9.09%) collectd
3 3 (9.09%) Kibana
3 3 (9.09%) logstash
3 3 (9.09%) StatsD
3 3 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Rackspace
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
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