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 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 1.99% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 19.86% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 5
Median daily rate £455 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.29%

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
86 146 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.26% 10.01% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 46
Median daily rate £395 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.32 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) RichFaces
3 3 (33.33%) JSF
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio

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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) UI Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) JSF
2 3 (33.33%) RichFaces
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Apache CXF
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) IISP
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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