The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 87 81 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -50
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 5 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.35% 4.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 3.88% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 45
Median daily rate £340 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
HTTP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 129 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.40% 8.98% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 92
Median daily rate £355 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 8
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) RESTful
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) Web Services
3 20 (66.67%) XML
4 16 (53.33%) SOAP
4 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 15 (50.00%) JSON
5 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
7 13 (43.33%) Java
8 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
9 11 (36.67%) Web Development
10 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 10 (33.33%) CSS
10 10 (33.33%) Apache
11 9 (30.00%) nginx
11 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
12 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
12 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
12 8 (26.67%) PHP
12 8 (26.67%) Project Management
13 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
13 7 (23.33%) Java EE
13 7 (23.33%) PHP 5
13 7 (23.33%) User Experience
14 6 (20.00%) gulp
14 6 (20.00%) jQuery

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) Confluence
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) JBoss
5 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) FTP
3 2 (6.67%) IPsec
3 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) gulp
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) Ant
4 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) Gradle
4 2 (6.67%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) Hudson
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.33%) JMeter
5 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) RESTful
2 20 (66.67%) Web Services
2 20 (66.67%) XML
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) SOAP
4 15 (50.00%) JSON
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) Java EE
7 6 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) CSS3
8 5 (16.67%) Express
8 5 (16.67%) hapi
8 5 (16.67%) HTML5
8 5 (16.67%) JSP
8 5 (16.67%) Node.js
9 4 (13.33%) Servlets
10 3 (10.00%) Apache CXF
10 3 (10.00%) J2EE
10 3 (10.00%) JSF
10 3 (10.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) User Experience
3 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 4 (13.33%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) Web Development
5 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
6 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (16.67%) OO
8 5 (16.67%) OOD
8 5 (16.67%) Open Source
8 5 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 5 (16.67%) System Testing
9 4 (13.33%) API Design
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (13.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 7 (23.33%) PHP 5
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) IISP
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
2 2 (6.67%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.67%) logstash
2 2 (6.67%) rkt
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
1 4 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scottish Government
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