The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 89 130 115
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -15
Contract jobs citing HTTP 42 14 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.72% 0.49% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 3.09% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 15
Median daily rate £494 £488 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +8.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £589 £507
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
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
455 453 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.65% 15.81% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 202 278
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 69 78
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.50 £39.50
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 East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Essex +14 14 £520 -10.72% 1
Norfolk - 13 £488 - 2
Cambridgeshire +28 8 - - 12
Hertfordshire +4 7 £525 +40.00% 15
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 25 (44.64%) SSL
4 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
5 21 (37.50%) Open Source
5 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (35.71%) Apache
6 20 (35.71%) DevOps
7 18 (32.14%) Scrum
7 18 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (30.36%) Docker
8 17 (30.36%) Puppet
9 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 16 (28.57%) Perl
10 15 (26.79%) HTML
10 15 (26.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (26.79%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 14 (25.00%) Java
12 13 (23.21%) J2EE
12 13 (23.21%) SOA
12 13 (23.21%) Subversion
13 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
14 11 (19.64%) TDD
14 11 (19.64%) Kanban
14 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
14 11 (19.64%) FTP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (35.71%) Apache
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (5.36%) IIS
6 3 (5.36%) nginx
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.57%) CMS
7 2 (3.57%) Drupal
7 2 (3.57%) Jetty
7 2 (3.57%) Mongrel
7 2 (3.57%) Mule
8 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) IaaS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) PaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Force.com
4 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (44.64%) SSL
3 11 (19.64%) FTP
4 10 (17.86%) Internet
5 9 (16.07%) NAS
5 9 (16.07%) SAN
5 9 (16.07%) SSH
6 7 (12.50%) LDAP
7 3 (5.36%) DNS
8 2 (3.57%) DHCP
8 2 (3.57%) Firewall
8 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
8 2 (3.57%) IPsec
8 2 (3.57%) SMS
8 2 (3.57%) X.509
9 1 (1.79%) 802.15
9 1 (1.79%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.57%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.79%) DB2
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (23.21%) Subversion
4 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Maven
5 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.79%) Build Forge
6 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.79%) FindBugs
6 1 (1.79%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Magento Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 4 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (7.14%) PHP Magento Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
2 13 (23.21%) J2EE
3 11 (19.64%) Middleware
4 8 (14.29%) CSS
4 8 (14.29%) LAMP
5 7 (12.50%) Ajax
5 7 (12.50%) Spring
5 7 (12.50%) XML
6 6 (10.71%) JSON
6 6 (10.71%) REST
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
6 6 (10.71%) XHTML
6 6 (10.71%) XSL
7 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.14%) Node.js
7 4 (7.14%) SAML
8 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (5.36%) Twisted
9 2 (3.57%) ELK Stack
9 2 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 7 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.79%) PKI
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (37.50%) Open Source
2 20 (35.71%) DevOps
3 18 (32.14%) Scrum
4 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (23.21%) SOA
7 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 11 (19.64%) Kanban
8 11 (19.64%) TDD
9 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 10 (17.86%) OO
10 9 (16.07%) API Design
10 9 (16.07%) Change Management
10 9 (16.07%) Coaching
10 9 (16.07%) Microservices
10 9 (16.07%) Presales
10 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Perl
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.86%) PHP
5 9 (16.07%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) C
7 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) Varnish
3 2 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (30.36%) Puppet
3 9 (16.07%) OpenView
4 5 (8.93%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.57%) Ansible
5 2 (3.57%) Kibana
5 2 (3.57%) logstash
6 1 (1.79%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.79%) Consul
6 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) WSO2
2 9 (16.07%) HP
2 9 (16.07%) Opsware
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Zend
4 5 (8.93%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
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