The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 18 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Contract jobs citing HTTP 22 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.63% 1.61% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.81% 10.61% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.29%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.16% 15.21% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 54 33
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £236 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) JSON
4 16 (59.26%) Configuration Management
4 16 (59.26%) MongoDB
4 16 (59.26%) Microservices
5 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 15 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 15 (55.56%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) Neo4j
6 14 (51.85%) Kafka
6 14 (51.85%) JAX-RS
6 14 (51.85%) RESTful
6 14 (51.85%) Dropwizard
7 13 (48.15%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (48.15%) REST
7 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
7 13 (48.15%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (48.15%) Go
7 13 (48.15%) Spring Boot
7 13 (48.15%) Web Design
7 13 (48.15%) Spring
7 13 (48.15%) Mac OS X
7 13 (48.15%) HTML
7 13 (48.15%) Unix
8 12 (44.44%) iXBRL
9 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
10 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 8 (29.63%) DevOps

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) Confluence
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) Jetty
1 3 (11.11%) Mongrel
1 3 (11.11%) nginx
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
2 3 (11.11%) Google App Engine
2 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Route 53
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) IPsec
3 5 (18.52%) SSL
4 4 (14.81%) DSL
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) MongoDB
2 14 (51.85%) Neo4j
3 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 3 (11.11%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) JSON
2 15 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 14 (51.85%) Dropwizard
3 14 (51.85%) JAX-RS
3 14 (51.85%) Kafka
3 14 (51.85%) RESTful
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) REST
4 13 (48.15%) Spring
4 13 (48.15%) Spring Boot
5 12 (44.44%) iXBRL
6 4 (14.81%) J2EE
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) Servlets
8 2 (7.41%) Node.js
9 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.70%) Java EE
9 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Mac OS X
2 13 (48.15%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Configuration Management
2 16 (59.26%) Microservices
3 15 (55.56%) Scrum
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (48.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (48.15%) Web Design
5 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
6 8 (29.63%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Test Management
8 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) Go
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
1 5 (18.52%) Rundeck
1 5 (18.52%) Terraform
2 4 (14.81%) Marathon
2 4 (14.81%) Mesos
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (3.70%) Fluentd
3 1 (3.70%) Grafana
3 1 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware