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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 111 140 120
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 46 57 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 1.04% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.83% 8.03% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 71
Median daily rate £525 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £401 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.72 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
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
468 710 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.97% 12.96% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 529 519
Median daily rate £435 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 46 (58.23%) Linux
2 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.91%) Java
4 25 (31.65%) Finance
5 23 (29.11%) HTML
6 22 (27.85%) SQL
7 21 (26.58%) Unix
8 20 (25.32%) Configuration Management
9 19 (24.05%) Oracle
10 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.78%) CSS
11 17 (21.52%) Web Services
11 17 (21.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
13 15 (18.99%) Hedge funds
13 15 (18.99%) Financial Institution
13 15 (18.99%) XML
13 15 (18.99%) Python
13 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP
13 15 (18.99%) TDD
14 14 (17.72%) REST
15 13 (16.46%) DevOps
15 13 (16.46%) Siebel
15 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
16 12 (15.19%) Node.js
16 12 (15.19%) BDD
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
17 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
17 11 (13.92%) Perl
17 11 (13.92%) WebSphere

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 17 (21.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 12 (15.19%) Node.js
3 11 (13.92%) WebSphere
4 10 (12.66%) Apache
5 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (6.33%) IIS
7 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.80%) JBoss
9 2 (2.53%) Drupal
10 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.27%) Confluence
10 1 (1.27%) FileNet
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) HipChat
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.13%) DNS
3 7 (8.86%) LDAP
4 6 (7.59%) FTP
5 5 (6.33%) SSL
6 4 (5.06%) LAN
6 4 (5.06%) NAS
6 4 (5.06%) SAN
7 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.80%) Firewall
7 3 (3.80%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.80%) Network Security
7 3 (3.80%) SMTP
7 3 (3.80%) VPN
7 3 (3.80%) WAN
8 2 (2.53%) FCoE
8 2 (2.53%) IPsec
8 2 (2.53%) SSH
8 2 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.39%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.86%) MySQL
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.80%) HBase
8 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.53%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.53%) Redis
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Subversion
4 6 (7.59%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (6.33%) Mocha
6 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.06%) Grunt
6 4 (5.06%) JIRA
6 4 (5.06%) Maven
6 4 (5.06%) PhantomJS
6 4 (5.06%) Selenium
7 3 (3.80%) Introscope
7 3 (3.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.53%) QUnit
8 2 (2.53%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.53%) Xcode
9 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
General
1 25 (31.65%) Finance
2 15 (18.99%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.59%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 7 (8.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (7.59%) Administrator
3 6 (7.59%) Architect
3 6 (7.59%) Build Engineer
3 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Implementation Specialist
5 4 (5.06%) ITSM Specialist
5 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.06%) Tester
6 3 (3.80%) Agile Developer
6 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Siebel Administrator
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Architect
7 2 (2.53%) Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) HTML
2 18 (22.78%) CSS
3 17 (21.52%) Web Services
4 15 (18.99%) XML
5 14 (17.72%) REST
6 8 (10.13%) .NET
6 8 (10.13%) Ajax
6 8 (10.13%) Sass
7 7 (8.86%) HTML5
7 7 (8.86%) JSON
7 7 (8.86%) Middleware
8 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.59%) CSS3
8 6 (7.59%) jQuery
8 6 (7.59%) RequireJS
8 6 (7.59%) RESTful
8 6 (7.59%) SOAP
8 6 (7.59%) Spring
9 4 (5.06%) Chai
9 4 (5.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Hedge funds
2 10 (12.66%) Clustering
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) New Media
3 4 (5.06%) W3C
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Animation
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) DataPower
5 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Linux
2 21 (26.58%) Unix
3 7 (8.86%) Mac OS X
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 5 (6.33%) AIX
5 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) SUSE
5 3 (3.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.53%) Android
6 2 (2.53%) Debian
6 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.32%) Configuration Management
3 15 (18.99%) TDD
4 13 (16.46%) DevOps
5 12 (15.19%) BDD
6 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.39%) ITIL
6 9 (11.39%) OO
6 9 (11.39%) Open Source
6 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.13%) Web Design
8 7 (8.86%) EAI
8 7 (8.86%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.86%) MVC
8 7 (8.86%) SDLC
8 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.59%) High Availability
10 5 (6.33%) Validation
10 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) SQL
3 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.99%) Python
5 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
6 11 (13.92%) Perl
7 9 (11.39%) Ruby
8 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.33%) Go
9 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 5 (6.33%) Scala
10 4 (5.06%) C#
10 4 (5.06%) Jython
11 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.53%) VBA
12 1 (1.27%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.27%) C++
12 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.06%) PMP
4 3 (3.80%) CISSP
5 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.27%) CEH
6 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) GCIA
6 1 (1.27%) GCIH
6 1 (1.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) MiFID
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.33%) NFS
4 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) SRDF
4 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.53%) Docker
5 2 (2.53%) KVM
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.53%) Postfix
5 2 (2.53%) Squid
5 2 (2.53%) Xen
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) Ansible
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.53%) Cacti
4 2 (2.53%) Nagios
4 2 (2.53%) Nessus
5 1 (1.27%) Nmap
5 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Siebel
3 10 (12.66%) IBM
4 8 (10.13%) VMware
5 6 (7.59%) HP
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.80%) Apple
8 3 (3.80%) ATG
8 3 (3.80%) EMC
8 3 (3.80%) Intel
8 3 (3.80%) NetApp
9 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.53%) F5
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.53%) Splunk
9 2 (2.53%) Sybase
9 2 (2.53%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator
10 1 (1.27%) ArcSight
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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