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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
London / City of London
Rank 112 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing HTTP 43 38 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.19% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 10.83% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 52
Median daily rate £500 £458 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £608 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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
362 351 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.27% 11.00% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 246 507
Median daily rate £425 £409 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% +5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +59.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 74 (59.20%) Java
2 70 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (45.60%) TDD
4 55 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
5 53 (42.40%) DevOps
5 53 (42.40%) JSON
6 49 (39.20%) BDD
7 48 (38.40%) HTML
8 45 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 43 (34.40%) Microservices
9 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
10 41 (32.80%) Python
11 39 (31.20%) Pair Programming
11 39 (31.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 38 (30.40%) High Availability
13 37 (29.60%) RTSP
13 37 (29.60%) Linux
14 36 (28.80%) Kafka
15 35 (28.00%) REST
15 35 (28.00%) C
16 31 (24.80%) Protocol Buffers
16 31 (24.80%) Public Cloud
17 30 (24.00%) MQTT
17 30 (24.00%) Video on Demand
17 30 (24.00%) CSS
18 29 (23.20%) SSL
19 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
20 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
21 22 (17.60%) Responsive Web Design
21 22 (17.60%) SQL

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 6 (4.80%) Apache
1 6 (4.80%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.00%) CMS
2 5 (4.00%) IIS
3 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.40%) nginx
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.80%) ejabberd
5 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 55 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (31.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (5.60%) GitHub
5 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.80%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.60%) RTSP
2 30 (24.00%) MQTT
3 29 (23.20%) SSL
4 17 (13.60%) DNS
5 15 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.60%) RTP
7 6 (4.80%) Internet
8 5 (4.00%) Firewall
9 4 (3.20%) SMTP
9 4 (3.20%) SSH
10 3 (2.40%) FTP
10 3 (2.40%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.40%) VPN
11 2 (1.60%) 3G
11 2 (1.60%) DHCP
11 2 (1.60%) Intranet
11 2 (1.60%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.60%) LAN
11 2 (1.60%) Telnet
11 2 (1.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.80%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.80%) MySQL
5 9 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.40%) Neo4j
6 8 (6.40%) Redis
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.00%) Big Data
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.20%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.60%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.80%) HBase
10 1 (0.80%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.80%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 24 (19.20%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.80%) Maven
4 10 (8.00%) Grunt
4 10 (8.00%) gulp
4 10 (8.00%) Subversion
4 10 (8.00%) webpack
5 9 (7.20%) Bower
5 9 (7.20%) Jasmine
5 9 (7.20%) JSHint
5 9 (7.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (7.20%) Protractor
5 9 (7.20%) QUnit
5 9 (7.20%) Selenium
6 8 (6.40%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.20%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.40%) JIRA
9 3 (2.40%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (11.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.00%) Legal
3 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (61.60%) Developer
2 50 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 39 (31.20%) Senior Developer
4 38 (30.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (11.20%) Agile Developer
5 14 (11.20%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (10.40%) AWS Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 10 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Architect
9 9 (7.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.40%) Consultant
11 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.60%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (4.80%) UI Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Web UI Developer
13 5 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (42.40%) JSON
2 48 (38.40%) HTML
3 36 (28.80%) Kafka
4 35 (28.00%) REST
5 31 (24.80%) Protocol Buffers
6 30 (24.00%) CSS
7 21 (16.80%) Ajax
7 21 (16.80%) RESTful
8 20 (16.00%) HTML5
8 20 (16.00%) Web Services
9 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
10 18 (14.40%) jQuery
10 18 (14.40%) Node.js
11 17 (13.60%) .NET
11 17 (13.60%) XML
12 13 (10.40%) SOAP
13 12 (9.60%) Spring
14 11 (8.80%) React
15 10 (8.00%) LESS
15 10 (8.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.80%) Public Cloud
2 30 (24.00%) Video on Demand
3 21 (16.80%) Streaming Video
4 9 (7.20%) Graphic Design
5 8 (6.40%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.60%) MPEG
7 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.20%) Equities
8 4 (3.20%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.20%) User Experience
9 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.40%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.60%) Clustering
10 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.80%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.60%) Linux
2 15 (12.00%) Unix
3 11 (8.80%) Windows
4 8 (6.40%) Android
4 8 (6.40%) Mac OS X
5 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.80%) CoreOS
6 6 (4.80%) RancherOS
6 6 (4.80%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.60%) CentOS
7 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.60%) TDD
3 53 (42.40%) DevOps
4 49 (39.20%) BDD
5 43 (34.40%) Microservices
6 39 (31.20%) Pair Programming
7 38 (30.40%) High Availability
8 22 (17.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (16.80%) Web Design
10 19 (15.20%) MVC
10 19 (15.20%) Scrum
11 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (11.20%) Web Development
13 13 (10.40%) Configuration Management
14 11 (8.80%) Software Engineering
15 10 (8.00%) Automated Testing
16 9 (7.20%) Continuous Deployment
16 9 (7.20%) Front End Development
17 8 (6.40%) Kanban
18 7 (5.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) Java
2 43 (34.40%) JavaScript
3 41 (32.80%) Python
4 35 (28.00%) C
5 22 (17.60%) SQL
6 13 (10.40%) C#
7 12 (9.60%) Ruby
8 11 (8.80%) Go
8 11 (8.80%) Scala
9 8 (6.40%) PHP
10 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.00%) C++
12 4 (3.20%) Perl
13 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.60%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.60%) VB
14 2 (1.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (7.20%) SC Cleared
1 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.00%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) CISM
3 3 (2.40%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.80%) CEH
4 1 (0.80%) CISA
4 1 (0.80%) CNA
4 1 (0.80%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.80%) GCIA
4 1 (0.80%) GCIH
4 1 (0.80%) GIAC
4 1 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Novell Certification
4 1 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) HL7
3 1 (0.80%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.80%) EMIR
3 1 (0.80%) FATCA
3 1 (0.80%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (9.60%) Docker
2 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.80%) etcd
3 6 (4.80%) flannel
4 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.60%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.80%) HDFS
6 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.80%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) Kubernetes
1 8 (6.40%) Puppet
2 7 (5.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (5.60%) Rancher
3 6 (4.80%) Consul
3 6 (4.80%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (4.80%) Marathon
3 6 (4.80%) Mesos
3 6 (4.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (4.00%) Ansible
4 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.60%) DameWare
5 2 (1.60%) Terraform
6 1 (0.80%) Grafana
6 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.80%) Kibana
6 1 (0.80%) logstash
6 1 (0.80%) Nagios
6 1 (0.80%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (6.40%) Oracle
2 7 (5.60%) Brightcove
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) VMware
4 4 (3.20%) OpenText
4 4 (3.20%) RedDot
5 2 (1.60%) Altiris
5 2 (1.60%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco
5 2 (1.60%) Citrix
5 2 (1.60%) CyberArk
5 2 (1.60%) Remedy
5 2 (1.60%) Reuters
6 1 (0.80%) Cerner
6 1 (0.80%) EMC
6 1 (0.80%) F5
6 1 (0.80%) McKesson
6 1 (0.80%) MEDITECH
6 1 (0.80%) Splunk
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