The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 171 176 206
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Contract jobs citing HTTP 710 693 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.38% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.09% 9.75% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 490 367
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Median hourly rate £41.64 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.15% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £10.00 £27.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
HTTP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7040 7109 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 14.20% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4244 4229 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 444 412
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
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 England

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in England

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in England

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in England

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in England

HTTP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

HTTP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 6 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
London +14 361 £475 - 143
South East -26 92 £401 +0.12% 43
West Midlands +10 60 £463 +2.77% 29
Yorkshire +10 55 £450 -8.30% 30
East of England +12 38 £480 -6.34% 12
East Midlands +18 33 £440 +3.52% 9
North West -33 32 £450 +5.88% 21
North East -29 25 £421 +20.35% 13
South West +3 21 £480 +20.00% 26
Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 651 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 610 (44.14%) Linux
3 531 (38.42%) Java
4 464 (33.57%) HTML
5 421 (30.46%) JavaScript
6 367 (26.56%) Git (software)
7 354 (25.62%) REST
8 345 (24.96%) Continuous Integration
9 344 (24.89%) CSS
10 339 (24.53%) Python
10 339 (24.53%) Jenkins
11 313 (22.65%) Web Services
12 304 (22.00%) TCP/IP
13 297 (21.49%) JSON
14 288 (20.84%) Configuration Management
15 271 (19.61%) Unix
16 270 (19.54%) SQL
17 260 (18.81%) Scrum
18 254 (18.38%) XML
18 254 (18.38%) DevOps
19 247 (17.87%) SSL
20 246 (17.80%) Relational Database
21 238 (17.22%) Subversion
22 222 (16.06%) Open Source
23 216 (15.63%) TDD
24 210 (15.20%) RESTful
25 207 (14.98%) Ruby
26 204 (14.76%) Windows
27 201 (14.54%) Amazon AWS
28 196 (14.18%) Oracle

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 184 (13.31%) Apache
2 128 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 125 (9.04%) WebSphere
4 95 (6.87%) IIS
5 74 (5.35%) WebLogic
6 71 (5.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 66 (4.78%) JBoss
8 55 (3.98%) OpenStack
9 54 (3.91%) nginx
10 51 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
11 46 (3.33%) Confluence
12 40 (2.89%) CMS
12 40 (2.89%) WebSphere Application Server
13 32 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 24 (1.74%) Jetty
15 19 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
16 18 (1.30%) Mongrel
17 17 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
17 17 (1.23%) SharePoint
18 15 (1.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 61 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.16%) MS Project
3 11 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.51%) PaintShop Pro
6 5 (0.36%) MS Office
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.94%) Magento
3 8 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.072%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.072%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.072%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 201 (14.54%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.49%) GitHub
4 42 (3.04%) PaaS
5 25 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.81%) IaaS
6 15 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 14 (1.01%) Route 53
8 13 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.87%) Office 365
10 10 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.72%) Google App Engine
10 10 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.65%) SaaS
12 8 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 304 (22.00%) TCP/IP
2 247 (17.87%) SSL
3 159 (11.51%) DNS
4 122 (8.83%) Firewall
5 108 (7.81%) FTP
6 106 (7.67%) HTTPS
7 91 (6.58%) Internet
8 61 (4.41%) DHCP
9 60 (4.34%) SAN
10 59 (4.27%) LDAP
11 56 (4.05%) WAN
12 51 (3.69%) LAN
13 50 (3.62%) SSH
14 47 (3.40%) SMTP
14 47 (3.40%) VPN
15 46 (3.33%) NAS
16 39 (2.82%) RTSP
17 38 (2.75%) MQTT
17 38 (2.75%) Network Security
18 35 (2.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (17.80%) Relational Database
2 182 (13.17%) MongoDB
3 179 (12.95%) PostgreSQL
4 156 (11.29%) MySQL
5 143 (10.35%) NoSQL
6 129 (9.33%) SQL Server
7 56 (4.05%) Redis
8 37 (2.68%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (2.39%) Big Data
10 33 (2.39%) Hadoop
11 22 (1.59%) HBase
12 21 (1.52%) Neo4j
13 19 (1.37%) CouchDB
14 17 (1.23%) DB2
15 16 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
15 16 (1.16%) RDBMS
16 14 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 367 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 339 (24.53%) Jenkins
3 238 (17.22%) Subversion
4 131 (9.48%) JUnit
5 89 (6.44%) JIRA
6 71 (5.14%) Cucumber
7 61 (4.41%) Maven
8 44 (3.18%) Selenium
9 34 (2.46%) Bitbucket
10 33 (2.39%) Vagrant
11 32 (2.32%) JMeter
12 30 (2.17%) WebDriver
13 29 (2.10%) Grunt
13 29 (2.10%) gulp
14 27 (1.95%) SoapUI
15 24 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (1.74%) Jasmine
15 24 (1.74%) Mockito
16 23 (1.66%) Travis CI
17 21 (1.52%) Gradle
General
1 107 (7.74%) Finance
2 60 (4.34%) Telecoms
3 59 (4.27%) Banking
4 40 (2.89%) Marketing
5 37 (2.68%) Retail
6 28 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.66%) Electronics
8 14 (1.01%) Legal
8 14 (1.01%) Publishing
9 11 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.58%) Law
11 7 (0.51%) Advertising
11 7 (0.51%) Games
12 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.29%) French Language
13 4 (0.29%) German Language
13 4 (0.29%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 630 (45.59%) Developer
2 175 (12.66%) Java Developer
3 120 (8.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 116 (8.39%) Senior Developer
5 101 (7.31%) Architect
6 70 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 69 (4.99%) Software Engineer
8 54 (3.91%) Scala Developer
9 52 (3.76%) Analyst
9 52 (3.76%) Consultant
10 49 (3.55%) Agile Developer
11 46 (3.33%) PHP Developer
11 46 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
12 44 (3.18%) Administrator
12 44 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 38 (2.75%) Linux Engineer
14 35 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
15 34 (2.46%) .NET Developer
16 33 (2.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 33 (2.39%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (33.57%) HTML
2 354 (25.62%) REST
3 344 (24.89%) CSS
4 313 (22.65%) Web Services
5 297 (21.49%) JSON
6 254 (18.38%) XML
7 210 (15.20%) RESTful
8 144 (10.42%) HTML5
9 140 (10.13%) Node.js
10 128 (9.26%) Middleware
11 127 (9.19%) Spring
12 125 (9.04%) AngularJS
13 119 (8.61%) Ajax
14 118 (8.54%) .NET
15 117 (8.47%) SOAP
16 110 (7.96%) jQuery
17 105 (7.60%) CSS3
18 67 (4.85%) ASP.NET
18 67 (4.85%) Play Framework
19 66 (4.78%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.89%) Visualisation
2 80 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.28%) User Experience
4 51 (3.69%) Computer Science
5 45 (3.26%) Video on Demand
6 40 (2.89%) Public Cloud
7 35 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 32 (2.32%) Clustering
9 28 (2.03%) MPEG
10 27 (1.95%) Virtual Team
10 27 (1.95%) W3C
11 24 (1.74%) STB
12 22 (1.59%) Data Centre
12 22 (1.59%) DataPower
13 20 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.30%) Streaming Video
15 17 (1.23%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.23%) Private Cloud
16 16 (1.16%) Digital TV
16 16 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 610 (44.14%) Linux
2 271 (19.61%) Unix
3 204 (14.76%) Windows
4 127 (9.19%) Mac OS X
5 76 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (4.49%) Windows Server
7 48 (3.47%) Solaris
8 33 (2.39%) CoreOS
9 32 (2.32%) Android
10 29 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (1.95%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.95%) RancherOS
12 26 (1.88%) AIX
13 25 (1.81%) Ubuntu
14 24 (1.74%) CentOS
15 12 (0.87%) SUSE
16 11 (0.80%) Debian
17 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (24.96%) Continuous Integration
3 288 (20.84%) Configuration Management
4 260 (18.81%) Scrum
5 254 (18.38%) DevOps
6 222 (16.06%) Open Source
7 216 (15.63%) TDD
8 193 (13.97%) Web Development
9 181 (13.10%) BDD
10 171 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
11 169 (12.23%) OO
12 166 (12.01%) Web Design
13 144 (10.42%) Software Engineering
14 134 (9.70%) High Availability
15 131 (9.48%) MVC
16 130 (9.41%) Microservices
17 120 (8.68%) Mentoring
18 118 (8.54%) Continuous Delivery
19 109 (7.89%) Automated Testing
20 108 (7.81%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 531 (38.42%) Java
2 421 (30.46%) JavaScript
3 339 (24.53%) Python
4 270 (19.54%) SQL
5 207 (14.98%) Ruby
6 157 (11.36%) PHP
7 146 (10.56%) C#
8 136 (9.84%) C
9 126 (9.12%) Scala
10 119 (8.61%) Perl
11 90 (6.51%) C++
12 79 (5.72%) Bash Shell
13 73 (5.28%) Go
14 60 (4.34%) Shell Script
15 31 (2.24%) Jython
16 29 (2.10%) PowerShell
16 29 (2.10%) SPARQL
17 21 (1.52%) Objective-C
18 19 (1.37%) Groovy
19 18 (1.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 155 (11.22%) Security Cleared
2 108 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 87 (6.30%) Degree
4 36 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.66%) CCNP
6 21 (1.52%) CCNA
7 17 (1.23%) CISSP
8 15 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.01%) CCIE
10 11 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.72%) DBS Check
11 10 (0.72%) JNCIA
11 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.65%) PMP
13 8 (0.58%) CCDA
13 8 (0.58%) CISM
13 8 (0.58%) JNCIP
14 7 (0.51%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.33%) QA
2 26 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.80%) SLA
5 6 (0.43%) Dublin Core
6 4 (0.29%) COBIT
6 4 (0.29%) COSO
6 4 (0.29%) HL7
6 4 (0.29%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.29%) SDET
7 3 (0.22%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.14%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.14%) WCAG
9 1 (0.072%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.072%) EMIR
9 1 (0.072%) FATCA
9 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 173 (12.52%) Docker
2 97 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 32 (2.32%) Xen
5 30 (2.17%) KVM
6 27 (1.95%) etcd
6 27 (1.95%) flannel
7 26 (1.88%) NFS
8 21 (1.52%) Hyper-V
9 20 (1.45%) SRDF
10 19 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
11 14 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (0.94%) vSphere
13 12 (0.87%) Firmware
14 11 (0.80%) Squid
14 11 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (0.65%) Dovecot
15 9 (0.65%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.51%) iptables
16 7 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 180 (13.02%) Puppet
2 129 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (5.93%) Ansible
4 49 (3.55%) Salt
5 42 (3.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 35 (2.53%) Kubernetes
7 34 (2.46%) Marathon
7 34 (2.46%) Mesos
8 31 (2.24%) Nagios
9 30 (2.17%) Kibana
10 29 (2.10%) Consul
11 28 (2.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 28 (2.03%) Rancher
12 26 (1.88%) Grafana
13 25 (1.81%) logstash
14 18 (1.30%) Tivoli
15 17 (1.23%) Terraform
16 14 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (1.01%) OpenView
17 12 (0.87%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 196 (14.18%) Oracle
2 126 (9.12%) Microsoft
3 123 (8.90%) VMware
4 91 (6.58%) Cisco
5 82 (5.93%) IBM
6 63 (4.56%) Red Hat
7 51 (3.69%) Google
8 49 (3.55%) HP
9 41 (2.97%) Zend
10 31 (2.24%) TIBCO
11 29 (2.10%) SAP
12 27 (1.95%) Juniper
13 26 (1.88%) F5
14 24 (1.74%) EMC
14 24 (1.74%) NetApp
14 24 (1.74%) Rackspace
15 23 (1.66%) Splunk
16 21 (1.52%) CheckPoint
16 21 (1.52%) Intel
17 19 (1.37%) DataSynapse
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