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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 99 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Contract jobs citing HTTP 73 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.12% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.52% 12.00% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 55
Median daily rate £550 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
540 600 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.65% 12.95% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 452 533
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -24.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 62 (48.44%) Java
2 60 (46.88%) Linux
3 59 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (42.97%) DevOps
5 51 (39.84%) Jenkins
6 45 (35.16%) Python
6 45 (35.16%) SQL
7 40 (31.25%) HTML
8 38 (29.69%) JSON
9 37 (28.91%) BDD
10 36 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
10 36 (28.13%) TDD
11 32 (25.00%) XML
11 32 (25.00%) Node.js
11 32 (25.00%) High Availability
12 30 (23.44%) Git (software)
13 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
14 28 (21.88%) C
14 28 (21.88%) Ruby
15 27 (21.09%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (21.09%) MongoDB
16 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (19.53%) TCP/IP
16 25 (19.53%) SSL
16 25 (19.53%) Unix
17 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
17 24 (18.75%) CSS
17 24 (18.75%) Active Directory
17 24 (18.75%) Pair Programming
17 24 (18.75%) Microservices

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 16 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 14 (10.94%) Apache
3 12 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (3.91%) IIS
7 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.34%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.34%) JBoss
9 2 (1.56%) CMS
9 2 (1.56%) Confluence
9 2 (1.56%) Drupal
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.78%) ejabberd
10 1 (0.78%) Jetty
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) HipChat
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.78%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 36 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.53%) SSL
1 25 (19.53%) TCP/IP
2 23 (17.97%) MQTT
2 23 (17.97%) RTSP
3 15 (11.72%) LDAP
4 12 (9.38%) DNS
5 5 (3.91%) FTP
5 5 (3.91%) LAN
5 5 (3.91%) NAS
5 5 (3.91%) SAN
6 4 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.13%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.13%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.13%) SMTP
6 4 (3.13%) WAN
7 3 (2.34%) Firewall
7 3 (2.34%) Internet
7 3 (2.34%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.56%) FCoE
8 2 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) MongoDB
1 27 (21.09%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 19 (14.84%) Redis
4 13 (10.16%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.25%) MySQL
7 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.91%) Big Data
8 5 (3.91%) CouchDB
9 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.34%) HBase
10 3 (2.34%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.78%) OLTP
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 51 (39.84%) Jenkins
2 30 (23.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.59%) Bitbucket
4 10 (7.81%) Subversion
5 6 (4.69%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.13%) JIRA
7 3 (2.34%) JUnit
7 3 (2.34%) Maven
7 3 (2.34%) Selenium
7 3 (2.34%) Xcode
8 2 (1.56%) Introscope
8 2 (1.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.78%) Ant
9 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.78%) Grunt
9 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.78%) QUnit
9 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.41%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.25%) Legal
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Back Office
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
6 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (47.66%) Developer
2 28 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 27 (21.09%) Senior Developer
4 23 (17.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.38%) Agile Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Architect
7 11 (8.59%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (8.59%) AWS Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Agile Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 10 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Implementation Specialist
9 9 (7.03%) ITSM Specialist
10 8 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 8 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.47%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.47%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.25%) HTML
2 38 (29.69%) JSON
3 32 (25.00%) Node.js
3 32 (25.00%) XML
4 24 (18.75%) CSS
5 23 (17.97%) Kafka
5 23 (17.97%) Protocol Buffers
5 23 (17.97%) REST
6 21 (16.41%) Web Services
7 15 (11.72%) Ajax
8 14 (10.94%) .NET
9 13 (10.16%) RESTful
10 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.59%) HTML5
12 10 (7.81%) Middleware
12 10 (7.81%) SOAP
13 8 (6.25%) WCF
14 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (5.47%) jQuery
15 6 (4.69%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Public Cloud
1 23 (17.97%) Video on Demand
2 13 (10.16%) Streaming Video
3 10 (7.81%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.56%) Animation
7 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.56%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Equities
8 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.78%) MPEG
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.88%) Linux
2 25 (19.53%) Unix
3 13 (10.16%) CoreOS
3 13 (10.16%) RancherOS
4 10 (7.81%) Windows
5 5 (3.91%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.13%) Solaris
6 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.34%) AIX
7 3 (2.34%) Android
7 3 (2.34%) CentOS
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.56%) Debian
8 2 (1.56%) SUSE
8 2 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.97%) DevOps
3 37 (28.91%) BDD
4 36 (28.13%) TDD
5 32 (25.00%) High Availability
6 24 (18.75%) Microservices
6 24 (18.75%) Pair Programming
7 22 (17.19%) Configuration Management
8 17 (13.28%) Scrum
9 15 (11.72%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (10.16%) Information Security
10 13 (10.16%) ITIL
10 13 (10.16%) Security Hardening
11 10 (7.81%) Change Management
11 10 (7.81%) Project Management
12 9 (7.03%) CMMI
12 9 (7.03%) ITSM
12 9 (7.03%) Programme Management
12 9 (7.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.44%) Java
2 45 (35.16%) Python
2 45 (35.16%) SQL
3 29 (22.66%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.88%) C
4 28 (21.88%) Ruby
5 22 (17.19%) Perl
6 21 (16.41%) Go
7 18 (14.06%) Shell Script
8 13 (10.16%) C#
9 11 (8.59%) PHP
10 6 (4.69%) Scala
11 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.91%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.13%) C++
12 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.13%) SPARQL
13 3 (2.34%) VB
14 2 (1.56%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
1 18 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.94%) Degree
3 9 (7.03%) PMI Certification
3 9 (7.03%) PMP
4 6 (4.69%) CISSP
5 5 (3.91%) CISM
6 3 (2.34%) CISA
7 2 (1.56%) GCIA
7 2 (1.56%) GCIH
7 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.78%) CEH
8 1 (0.78%) CNA
8 1 (0.78%) GIAC
8 1 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.78%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.78%) SANS
8 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.72%) Docker
3 13 (10.16%) etcd
3 13 (10.16%) flannel
4 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.47%) NFS
6 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.13%) KVM
6 4 (3.13%) SRDF
6 4 (3.13%) Xen
7 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.56%) Postfix
8 2 (1.56%) Squid
9 1 (0.78%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.78%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 13 (10.16%) Consul
2 13 (10.16%) Kubernetes
2 13 (10.16%) Marathon
2 13 (10.16%) Mesos
2 13 (10.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 13 (10.16%) Puppet
2 13 (10.16%) Rancher
3 8 (6.25%) Ansible
4 6 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.13%) Nagios
6 3 (2.34%) Cacti
7 1 (0.78%) Nessus
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Oracle
2 14 (10.94%) VMware
3 10 (7.81%) Cisco
3 10 (7.81%) IBM
4 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (3.13%) EMC
5 4 (3.13%) Intel
5 4 (3.13%) NetApp
6 3 (2.34%) Apple
6 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.56%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.56%) ATG
7 2 (1.56%) F5
7 2 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Akamai
8 1 (0.78%) QNAP
8 1 (0.78%) Qualys
8 1 (0.78%) SevOne
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £451 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £1100 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Can be discussed
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £740 - £765 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago