The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 112 138 129
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Contract jobs citing HTTP 54 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.61% 1.30% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.25% 9.96% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 69 54
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £346 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £377 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.48 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-33.97% -61.66%
HTTP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
527 773 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.68% 13.08% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 575 489
Median daily rate £470 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 23
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.25% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 49 (52.13%) Linux
2 39 (41.49%) Java
3 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (35.11%) HTML
5 29 (30.85%) SQL
6 28 (29.79%) Node.js
7 27 (28.72%) Unix
8 26 (27.66%) CSS
8 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
9 25 (26.60%) XML
10 24 (25.53%) Web Services
10 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 24 (25.53%) TCP/IP
11 22 (23.40%) Finance
11 22 (23.40%) DevOps
12 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
13 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
13 19 (20.21%) SSL
13 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
14 18 (19.15%) Perl
15 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
15 17 (18.09%) REST
15 17 (18.09%) MongoDB
16 16 (17.02%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (15.96%) TDD
17 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
17 15 (15.96%) Ruby
17 15 (15.96%) Python
17 15 (15.96%) LDAP
17 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.70%) Apache
3 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.57%) OpenStack
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (5.32%) IIS
6 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.26%) JBoss
8 3 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.13%) Confluence
9 2 (2.13%) Drupal
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.06%) Jetty
10 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) HipChat
3 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.45%) GitHub
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.53%) TCP/IP
2 19 (20.21%) SSL
3 15 (15.96%) LDAP
4 12 (12.77%) DNS
5 6 (6.38%) FTP
6 5 (5.32%) HTTPS
6 5 (5.32%) LAN
6 5 (5.32%) NAS
6 5 (5.32%) SAN
7 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.26%) WAN
8 3 (3.19%) FCoE
8 3 (3.19%) Firewall
8 3 (3.19%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.19%) SMTP
8 3 (3.19%) VPN
9 2 (2.13%) IPsec
9 2 (2.13%) Multicast
9 2 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) MongoDB
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.02%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (13.83%) Redis
4 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.38%) MySQL
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.26%) Neo4j
8 3 (3.19%) HBase
9 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.13%) Big Data
9 2 (2.13%) DB2
10 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.06%) OLAP
10 1 (1.06%) OLTP
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Jenkins
2 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.64%) Subversion
4 7 (7.45%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.32%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (5.32%) Mocha
6 4 (4.26%) Grunt
6 4 (4.26%) JIRA
6 4 (4.26%) Maven
6 4 (4.26%) PhantomJS
6 4 (4.26%) Selenium
7 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.19%) Introscope
7 3 (3.19%) Xcode
8 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.13%) JUnit
8 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.06%) Ant
9 1 (1.06%) WATIR
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Publishing
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Front Office
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (39.36%) Developer
2 13 (13.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Implementation Specialist
3 9 (9.57%) ITSM Specialist
4 7 (7.45%) Architect
4 7 (7.45%) C# Developer
4 7 (7.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Angular Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Consultant
6 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) HTML
2 28 (29.79%) Node.js
3 26 (27.66%) CSS
4 25 (26.60%) XML
5 24 (25.53%) Web Services
6 17 (18.09%) REST
7 13 (13.83%) RESTful
8 12 (12.77%) .NET
8 12 (12.77%) Ajax
9 10 (10.64%) Middleware
10 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.57%) JSON
10 9 (9.57%) Sass
10 9 (9.57%) SOAP
11 8 (8.51%) HTML5
12 7 (7.45%) CSS3
13 6 (6.38%) jQuery
14 5 (5.32%) Express
14 5 (5.32%) LESS
14 5 (5.32%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Hedge funds
2 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) New Media
3 4 (4.26%) W3C
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) Animation
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.06%) DataPower
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.06%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.13%) Linux
2 27 (28.72%) Unix
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 9 (9.57%) CoreOS
4 9 (9.57%) RancherOS
5 8 (8.51%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.26%) AIX
6 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.19%) Android
7 3 (3.19%) Solaris
7 3 (3.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.13%) Debian
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.13%) SUSE
8 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.06%) CentOS
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
3 22 (23.40%) DevOps
4 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.96%) TDD
5 14 (14.89%) ITIL
6 12 (12.77%) BDD
7 10 (10.64%) Change Management
8 9 (9.57%) CMMI
8 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.57%) Information Security
8 9 (9.57%) ITIL V3
8 9 (9.57%) ITSM
8 9 (9.57%) Problem Management
8 9 (9.57%) Programme Management
8 9 (9.57%) Project Management
8 9 (9.57%) Security Hardening
8 9 (9.57%) Service Management
9 8 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) Java
2 29 (30.85%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.15%) Perl
5 15 (15.96%) Python
5 15 (15.96%) Ruby
6 14 (14.89%) Go
7 13 (13.83%) Shell Script
8 9 (9.57%) C#
9 7 (7.45%) Scala
10 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
11 5 (5.32%) PHP
12 4 (4.26%) Objective-C
12 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.19%) Jython
13 3 (3.19%) SPARQL
13 3 (3.19%) VB
14 2 (2.13%) C
14 2 (2.13%) C++
14 2 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) PMI Certification
3 9 (9.57%) PMP
4 6 (6.38%) CISSP
5 3 (3.19%) CISA
5 3 (3.19%) CISM
6 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.06%) CEH
7 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) GCIA
7 1 (1.06%) GCIH
7 1 (1.06%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) MiFID
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.64%) Docker
3 9 (9.57%) etcd
3 9 (9.57%) flannel
4 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.38%) NFS
6 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.26%) SRDF
7 3 (3.19%) KVM
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.19%) Xen
8 2 (2.13%) Postfix
8 2 (2.13%) Squid
9 1 (1.06%) Firmware
9 1 (1.06%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.06%) Shibboleth
9 1 (1.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) Puppet
2 9 (9.57%) Consul
2 9 (9.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (9.57%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.57%) Marathon
2 9 (9.57%) Mesos
2 9 (9.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (9.57%) Rancher
3 6 (6.38%) Ansible
4 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.19%) Cacti
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.06%) Nessus
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) VMware
3 11 (11.70%) IBM
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.26%) EMC
6 4 (4.26%) Intel
6 4 (4.26%) NetApp
7 3 (3.19%) Apple
7 3 (3.19%) ATG
7 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.19%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (3.19%) F5
8 2 (2.13%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.13%) Splunk
8 2 (2.13%) Sybase
9 1 (1.06%) Cognos
9 1 (1.06%) Siebel
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