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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 42 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.47% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.75% 0.87% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 1
Median daily rate £473 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
HTTP
West Midlands

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
101 115 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.01% 17.35% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 69 65
Median daily rate £438 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £195 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.61 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £19.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016, 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 25 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (80.00%) Linux
3 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
4 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
4 22 (73.33%) PHP
4 22 (73.33%) Configuration Management
5 19 (63.33%) HTML
5 19 (63.33%) CSS
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (53.33%) OO
7 14 (46.67%) Unix
7 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
8 13 (43.33%) Ansible
8 13 (43.33%) OO PHP
8 13 (43.33%) Line Management
8 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
8 13 (43.33%) Python
8 13 (43.33%) Mac OS X
8 13 (43.33%) Web Development
9 12 (40.00%) Web Design
9 12 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
10 11 (36.67%) Open Source
10 11 (36.67%) Web Services
10 11 (36.67%) MySQL
11 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 10 (33.33%) SSL
11 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (33.33%) Ruby

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 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) nginx
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Route 53
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (36.67%) MySQL
3 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) DbUnit
4 2 (6.67%) jMock
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Digital Developer
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Django Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Deployment Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) CSS
1 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) Celery
3 3 (10.00%) Django
3 3 (10.00%) ELK Stack
3 3 (10.00%) Flask
3 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (10.00%) Sensu
3 3 (10.00%) Symfony
4 2 (6.67%) Ajax
4 2 (6.67%) Java EE
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) PowerMock
4 2 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) Servlets
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Unix
3 13 (43.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (73.33%) Configuration Management
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) OO
4 13 (43.33%) Line Management
4 13 (43.33%) OO PHP
4 13 (43.33%) Web Development
5 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (40.00%) Web Design
6 11 (36.67%) Open Source
7 10 (33.33%) DevOps
8 7 (23.33%) Web Operations
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
10 4 (13.33%) Scrum
11 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
12 2 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (6.67%) MVC
12 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) PHP
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Python
4 10 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Ansible
2 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 10 (33.33%) Salt
3 3 (10.00%) collectd
3 3 (10.00%) Kibana
3 3 (10.00%) logstash
3 3 (10.00%) StatsD
3 3 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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