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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / East of England
Rank 96 95 118
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.31% 1.08% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 7.39% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 9
Median daily rate £497 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £577 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -8.82%

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
369 352 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.29% 14.58% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 192 188
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 65
Median hourly rate £27.25 £40.13 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.08% +68.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Cambridgeshire +13 12 £450 +71.42% 3
Essex -5 12 £537 +7.45% 5
Hertfordshire -6 2 £425 - 5
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 45 (66.18%) TCP/IP
3 39 (57.35%) SSL
4 34 (50.00%) DevOps
5 32 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (45.59%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (45.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
8 29 (42.65%) Open Source
8 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (41.18%) Docker
10 27 (39.71%) Scrum
10 27 (39.71%) Configuration Management
11 26 (38.24%) Apache
12 25 (36.76%) Puppet
12 25 (36.76%) Git (software)
13 24 (35.29%) Python
14 23 (33.82%) Perl
14 23 (33.82%) TDD
14 23 (33.82%) Kanban
15 22 (32.35%) .NET
15 22 (32.35%) SOA
16 21 (30.88%) Oracle
16 21 (30.88%) Java
16 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
17 19 (27.94%) J2EE
17 19 (27.94%) Middleware
17 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (26.47%) Relational Database
18 18 (26.47%) Mentoring

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 26 (38.24%) Apache
2 16 (23.53%) JBoss
3 13 (19.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.29%) nginx
6 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
7 5 (7.35%) IIS
8 3 (4.41%) Apache Solr
8 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (4.41%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
8 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.94%) CMS
9 2 (2.94%) Jetty
9 2 (2.94%) Mongrel
9 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Magento
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) IaaS
1 12 (17.65%) PaaS
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.94%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (66.18%) TCP/IP
2 39 (57.35%) SSL
3 18 (26.47%) DNS
4 6 (8.82%) DHCP
4 6 (8.82%) FTP
5 5 (7.35%) LDAP
6 3 (4.41%) Firewall
7 2 (2.94%) Internet
7 2 (2.94%) IPsec
8 1 (1.47%) AMQP
8 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
2 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.88%) Big Data
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Jenkins
2 25 (36.76%) Git (software)
3 13 (19.12%) Subversion
4 6 (8.82%) Maven
5 2 (2.94%) Bower
5 2 (2.94%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Lead DevOps
3 13 (19.12%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) J2EE
2 19 (27.94%) Middleware
3 17 (25.00%) REST
4 13 (19.12%) Node.js
5 12 (17.65%) JSON
6 8 (11.76%) Web Services
7 7 (10.29%) HTML
7 7 (10.29%) LAMP
8 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.82%) XML
9 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (4.41%) CSS
10 3 (4.41%) JAX-RS
10 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.41%) Twisted
10 3 (4.41%) XHTML
10 3 (4.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.47%) DataPower
1 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) Linux
2 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (22.06%) Ubuntu
4 10 (14.71%) Windows
5 8 (11.76%) CoreOS
6 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.35%) Unix
8 4 (5.88%) VMS
9 3 (4.41%) AIX
10 2 (2.94%) CentOS
10 2 (2.94%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) DevOps
2 32 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (45.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 29 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (42.65%) Open Source
5 27 (39.71%) Configuration Management
5 27 (39.71%) Scrum
6 23 (33.82%) Kanban
6 23 (33.82%) TDD
7 22 (32.35%) SOA
8 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
9 18 (26.47%) Mentoring
10 17 (25.00%) Coaching
10 17 (25.00%) Microservices
11 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
12 11 (16.18%) API Design
13 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
14 9 (13.24%) System Integration Testing
15 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
16 7 (10.29%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) Python
2 23 (33.82%) Perl
3 21 (30.88%) Java
4 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.29%) C
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (2.94%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Docker
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
3 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.41%) Varnish
5 2 (2.94%) Xen
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (45.59%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (36.76%) Puppet
3 9 (13.24%) Ansible
4 4 (5.88%) Nagios
4 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.47%) Consul
5 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) WSO2
3 12 (17.65%) VMware
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) IBM
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Zend
8 2 (2.94%) Google
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
9 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
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