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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 69 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 31 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.86% 0.83% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.90% 5.68% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 9
Median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £393 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £444 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £420 £389
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
HTTP
England

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
208 229 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.49% 14.65% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 127 111
Median daily rate £315 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £188 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 20
Median hourly rate £19.88 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £5.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 27 £440 +3.52% 1
Leicestershire - 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 48 (84.21%) PHP
2 46 (80.70%) OO
2 46 (80.70%) Jenkins
2 46 (80.70%) OO PHP
3 45 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (71.93%) Git (software)
5 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (63.16%) Linux
6 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
7 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
8 33 (57.89%) Mac OS X
8 33 (57.89%) Docker
9 32 (56.14%) Unix
10 31 (54.39%) Configuration Management
11 30 (52.63%) BDD
11 30 (52.63%) Mentoring
12 29 (50.88%) Doctrine
13 28 (49.12%) Behat
13 28 (49.12%) Visualisation
14 27 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
15 26 (45.61%) Line Management
16 24 (42.11%) Symfony
17 21 (36.84%) CSS
17 21 (36.84%) HTML
18 19 (33.33%) Web Development
19 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
19 18 (31.58%) Web Design
20 17 (29.82%) JMS
21 16 (28.07%) Case Management

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 12 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) IaaS
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) AMQP
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) FTP
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 27 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (80.70%) Jenkins
2 41 (71.93%) Git (software)
3 15 (26.32%) PHPUnit
4 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
4 13 (22.81%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (92.98%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) Senior Developer
3 25 (43.86%) PHP Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (10.53%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Symfony Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.26%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.51%) OO PHP Developer
8 2 (3.51%) PHP Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (1.75%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) Doctrine
2 28 (49.12%) Behat
3 24 (42.11%) Symfony
4 21 (36.84%) CSS
4 21 (36.84%) HTML
5 17 (29.82%) JMS
6 9 (15.79%) Zend Framework
7 8 (14.04%) REST
8 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
9 4 (7.02%) Node.js
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
11 2 (3.51%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (1.75%) Kafka
12 1 (1.75%) Middleware
12 1 (1.75%) WCF
12 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Blog
3 1 (1.75%) DataPower
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
3 1 (1.75%) Tandem
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (63.16%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) Mac OS X
3 32 (56.14%) Unix
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) OO
1 46 (80.70%) OO PHP
2 45 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (54.39%) Configuration Management
5 30 (52.63%) BDD
5 30 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 27 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (45.61%) Line Management
8 19 (33.33%) Web Development
9 18 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (31.58%) Web Design
10 16 (28.07%) Case Management
11 14 (24.56%) Front End Development
12 6 (10.53%) Open Source
13 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (7.02%) Continuous Deployment
13 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
14 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
14 3 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) PHP
2 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.51%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.75%) Go
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.54%) DBS Check
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Consul
1 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Zend
2 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore