The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 95 92 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.73% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 4.82% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Median daily rate £344 £425 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +69.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £390 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £444 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 228 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.87% 15.19% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 127 95
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.60 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £344 -19.11% 1
Derbyshire -3 2 - - 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 44 (81.48%) PHP
2 43 (79.63%) OO
2 43 (79.63%) OO PHP
3 42 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 42 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (72.22%) Git (software)
5 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (64.81%) Relational Database
6 34 (62.96%) Linux
7 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
8 31 (57.41%) Configuration Management
9 30 (55.56%) Docker
9 30 (55.56%) Mentoring
10 29 (53.70%) Mac OS X
10 29 (53.70%) Unix
11 27 (50.00%) BDD
12 26 (48.15%) Doctrine
13 25 (46.30%) Visualisation
13 25 (46.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (44.44%) Symfony
14 24 (44.44%) Behat
15 23 (42.59%) Line Management
15 23 (42.59%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (40.74%) CSS
16 22 (40.74%) HTML
17 19 (35.19%) Web Development
18 18 (33.33%) Web Design
18 18 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (31.48%) JMS
20 15 (27.78%) PHPUnit

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) IaaS
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (1.85%) AMQP
2 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) NAS
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) SSH
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) Relational Database
2 23 (42.59%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 39 (72.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (27.78%) PHPUnit
4 9 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 27 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 23 (42.59%) PHP Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Digital Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.70%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Chief Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Middleware Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) Doctrine
2 24 (44.44%) Behat
2 24 (44.44%) Symfony
3 22 (40.74%) CSS
3 22 (40.74%) HTML
4 17 (31.48%) JMS
5 9 (16.67%) Zend Framework
6 7 (12.96%) REST
7 4 (7.41%) Node.js
8 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.56%) JSON
9 2 (3.70%) HTML5
9 2 (3.70%) HTML5 Canvas
9 2 (3.70%) jQuery
9 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.70%) WebSockets
10 1 (1.85%) JSP
10 1 (1.85%) Kafka
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.85%) Blog
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (1.85%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Linux
2 29 (53.70%) Mac OS X
2 29 (53.70%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) OO
1 43 (79.63%) OO PHP
2 42 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (57.41%) Configuration Management
5 30 (55.56%) Mentoring
6 27 (50.00%) BDD
7 25 (46.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (42.59%) Line Management
9 19 (35.19%) Web Development
10 18 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (33.33%) Web Design
11 13 (24.07%) Case Management
12 12 (22.22%) Front End Development
13 6 (11.11%) Open Source
14 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
14 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
15 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
16 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) PHP
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.85%) Go
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.85%) Consul
1 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.85%) OpenView
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Zend
2 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.85%) BEA
3 1 (1.85%) BMC
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco
3 1 (1.85%) Cognos
3 1 (1.85%) EMC
3 1 (1.85%) F5
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) NetApp
3 1 (1.85%) Opsware
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Qualys
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) Sun
3 1 (1.85%) Symantec
3 1 (1.85%) Veritas
3 1 (1.85%) VMware