The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 194 188 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -48
Contract jobs citing HTTP 575 562 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.14% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.73% 8.62% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 336 418
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £86.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.62% +439.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.18 £27.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £145.25 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £12.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year
+230.00% -44.05%
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
7434 6519 6266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.86% 13.22% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4246 3602 3212
Average daily rate £353 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 370 516
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.86 £40.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 305 £450 +5.88% 220
South East -26 94 £398 +20.45% 74
Yorkshire +19 53 £403 +17.09% 31
North West 0 43 £388 -6.06% 42
South West +17 29 £375 - 25
East of England +3 28 £375 +10.29% 23
West Midlands -4 19 £325 -15.58% 34
North East -4 6 £288 - 11
East Midlands -5 4 £400 - 9
Midlands - 1 - -
HTTP
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HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 507 (42.86%) Java
2 497 (42.01%) Linux
3 468 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
4 442 (37.36%) HTML
5 360 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 276 (23.33%) Configuration Management
7 272 (22.99%) TCP/IP
8 268 (22.65%) Web Services
9 267 (22.57%) CSS
10 260 (21.98%) UNIX
11 256 (21.64%) REST
12 255 (21.56%) Git (software)
13 238 (20.12%) Relational Database
14 234 (19.78%) SSL
15 229 (19.36%) TDD
16 225 (19.02%) XML
17 218 (18.43%) Subversion
18 205 (17.33%) Windows
19 204 (17.24%) SQL
20 203 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
21 199 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
22 194 (16.40%) .NET
23 185 (15.64%) MongoDB
24 182 (15.38%) Web Design
25 175 (14.79%) Open Source
26 174 (14.71%) DNS
27 170 (14.37%) Python
28 168 (14.20%) Oracle
29 160 (13.52%) Puppet
30 151 (12.76%) Web Development

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 150 (12.68%) Apache
2 126 (10.65%) Tomcat
3 120 (10.14%) WebSphere
4 118 (9.97%) IIS
5 59 (4.99%) Node.js
6 50 (4.23%) IBM HTTP Server
7 46 (3.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 42 (3.55%) WebLogic
9 41 (3.47%) Jetty
10 38 (3.21%) nginx
10 38 (3.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 25 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 25 (2.11%) JBoss
12 23 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (1.78%) CMS
14 18 (1.52%) Confluence
15 17 (1.44%) SharePoint
16 16 (1.35%) Apache Solr
17 13 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
17 13 (1.10%) MQSeries
Applications
1 44 (3.72%) MS Visio
2 41 (3.47%) MS Excel
3 37 (3.13%) MS Office
4 23 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.51%) MS Project
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.085%) GIMP
7 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.51%) RMDS
3 5 (0.42%) Magento
4 4 (0.34%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.25%) Summit
6 2 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.17%) Documaker
6 2 (0.17%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.085%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.085%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.085%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.085%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.085%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.085%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.085%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 89 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (2.11%) Google App Engine
6 23 (1.94%) PaaS
7 6 (0.51%) SaaS
7 6 (0.51%) GitHub
8 5 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.34%) Office 365
9 4 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.17%) Heroku
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.085%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.085%) Route 53
12 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 272 (22.99%) TCP/IP
2 234 (19.78%) SSL
3 174 (14.71%) DNS
4 112 (9.47%) Firewall
5 105 (8.88%) Internet
6 102 (8.62%) FTP
7 74 (6.26%) HTTPS
8 69 (5.83%) DHCP
9 61 (5.16%) SMTP
10 59 (4.99%) IPsec
11 57 (4.82%) VPN
12 48 (4.06%) LAN
13 44 (3.72%) WAN
14 27 (2.28%) MPLS
15 22 (1.86%) LDAP
16 20 (1.69%) SSH
17 17 (1.44%) VLAN
18 16 (1.35%) SAN
19 14 (1.18%) Ethernet
19 14 (1.18%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (20.12%) Relational Database
2 185 (15.64%) MongoDB
3 140 (11.83%) MySQL
4 113 (9.55%) SQL Server
5 70 (5.92%) NoSQL
6 58 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (4.73%) Neo4j
8 54 (4.56%) RDBMS
9 51 (4.31%) DB2
10 24 (2.03%) CouchDB
11 21 (1.78%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.61%) Big Data
13 18 (1.52%) Redis
14 13 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (0.93%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.76%) Couchbase
16 9 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (0.68%) Informix
17 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 255 (21.56%) Git (software)
2 218 (18.43%) Subversion
3 148 (12.51%) Jenkins
4 91 (7.69%) Maven
5 60 (5.07%) Cucumber
6 50 (4.23%) Visual Studio
7 48 (4.06%) JIRA
8 44 (3.72%) Selenium
8 44 (3.72%) JUnit
9 36 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (2.79%) Mockito
11 29 (2.45%) Hudson
12 27 (2.28%) Ant
13 23 (1.94%) Introscope
14 21 (1.78%) Mercurial
15 19 (1.61%) WebDriver
16 17 (1.44%) SpecFlow
17 16 (1.35%) Fiddler
17 16 (1.35%) Jasmine
17 16 (1.35%) Artifactory
General
1 131 (11.07%) Finance
2 45 (3.80%) Banking
3 42 (3.55%) Retail
4 33 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.78%) Marketing
6 18 (1.52%) Back Office
7 16 (1.35%) Games
8 14 (1.18%) Publishing
9 11 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.85%) Advertising
11 9 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.59%) Local Government
12 7 (0.59%) Legal
13 6 (0.51%) Billing
14 4 (0.34%) Front Office
14 4 (0.34%) Electronics
15 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.25%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 555 (46.91%) Developer
2 174 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 70 (5.92%) Senior Developer
4 66 (5.58%) Analyst
5 52 (4.40%) Web Developer
6 50 (4.23%) Architect
7 43 (3.63%) Front-End Developer
8 42 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 39 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 38 (3.21%) Administrator
11 36 (3.04%) Consultant
12 35 (2.96%) Web Engineer
13 33 (2.79%) Software Engineer
14 30 (2.54%) .NET Developer
15 24 (2.03%) iOS Developer
16 23 (1.94%) Senior Java Developer
17 22 (1.86%) Network Engineer
18 21 (1.78%) Scala Developer
18 21 (1.78%) Tester
18 21 (1.78%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (37.36%) HTML
2 268 (22.65%) Web Services
3 267 (22.57%) CSS
4 256 (21.64%) REST
5 225 (19.02%) XML
6 194 (16.40%) .NET
7 137 (11.58%) SOAP
8 127 (10.74%) JSON
9 112 (9.47%) RESTful
10 108 (9.13%) HTML5
11 107 (9.04%) J2EE
12 94 (7.95%) Spring
13 88 (7.44%) Hibernate
14 87 (7.35%) AngularJS
15 85 (7.19%) jQuery
16 78 (6.59%) Middleware
17 77 (6.51%) CSS3
18 73 (6.17%) JAX-RS
19 69 (5.83%) ASP.NET
19 69 (5.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.83%) Visualisation
1 69 (5.83%) User Experience
2 45 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 42 (3.55%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.70%) Clustering
5 30 (2.54%) Data Centre
6 29 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (2.11%) iPad
7 25 (2.11%) iPhone
8 24 (2.03%) Client/Server
9 21 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.61%) Streaming Video
11 17 (1.44%) PKI
11 17 (1.44%) Device Driver
12 15 (1.27%) W3C
13 14 (1.18%) DataPower
13 14 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.18%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.01%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 497 (42.01%) Linux
2 260 (21.98%) UNIX
3 205 (17.33%) Windows
4 145 (12.26%) Mac OS X
5 49 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 35 (2.96%) Android
8 30 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (2.28%) Solaris
11 25 (2.11%) Windows 7
11 25 (2.11%) AIX
12 17 (1.44%) CentOS
13 16 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 13 (1.10%) Ubuntu
16 11 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
17 10 (0.85%) SUSE
18 9 (0.76%) FreeBSD
19 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (23.33%) Configuration Management
3 229 (19.36%) TDD
4 203 (17.16%) Continuous Integration
5 199 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 182 (15.38%) Web Design
7 175 (14.79%) Open Source
8 151 (12.76%) Web Development
9 132 (11.16%) OO
10 128 (10.82%) DevOps
11 119 (10.06%) Scrum
12 111 (9.38%) SOA
13 108 (9.13%) BDD
14 105 (8.88%) MVC
15 100 (8.45%) Software Engineering
16 73 (6.17%) ITIL
17 64 (5.41%) Unit Testing
18 57 (4.82%) E-Commerce
19 55 (4.65%) Microservices
20 49 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 507 (42.86%) Java
2 360 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 204 (17.24%) SQL
4 170 (14.37%) Python
5 137 (11.58%) C#
6 113 (9.55%) Ruby
7 105 (8.88%) PHP
8 73 (6.17%) Scala
9 58 (4.90%) C
10 49 (4.14%) Perl
11 39 (3.30%) Shell Script
12 35 (2.96%) C++
13 33 (2.79%) Jython
14 30 (2.54%) Bash Shell
15 29 (2.45%) XPath
16 28 (2.37%) Objective-C
17 24 (2.03%) XQuery
18 21 (1.78%) PL/SQL
19 19 (1.61%) PowerShell
20 18 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 83 (7.02%) Degree
3 49 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.27%) CCNA
7 14 (1.18%) CCNP
7 14 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.10%) ISEB
9 10 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.76%) CISSP
11 6 (0.51%) RHCE
11 6 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.51%) MCITP
12 4 (0.34%) GCIA
12 4 (0.34%) GCIH
12 4 (0.34%) MCP
12 4 (0.34%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.28%) QA
2 17 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.42%) COBIT
4 5 (0.42%) SLA
5 4 (0.34%) COSO
6 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.25%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.085%) WCAG
8 1 (0.085%) HL7
8 1 (0.085%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 70 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.37%) Xen
4 24 (2.03%) Varnish
5 12 (1.01%) NFS
6 11 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.85%) Squid
8 8 (0.68%) Firmware
9 7 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.59%) ProxySG
10 6 (0.51%) SRDF
10 6 (0.51%) KVM
11 5 (0.42%) Docker
11 5 (0.42%) XenServer
11 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.34%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.34%) SpamAssassin
12 4 (0.34%) Postfix
12 4 (0.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 160 (13.52%) Puppet
2 114 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (3.04%) Ansible
3 36 (3.04%) Salt
4 20 (1.69%) yum
5 19 (1.61%) Nagios
6 14 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
6 14 (1.18%) Kibana
7 12 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.93%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.68%) WMI
10 7 (0.59%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
11 5 (0.42%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.42%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.42%) Cacti
11 5 (0.42%) CA Wily
12 4 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.34%) Control-M
12 4 (0.34%) SELinux
Vendors
1 168 (14.20%) Oracle
2 142 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 108 (9.13%) IBM
4 84 (7.10%) VMware
5 70 (5.92%) Red Hat
6 61 (5.16%) Cisco
7 41 (3.47%) Google
8 40 (3.38%) HP
9 37 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 34 (2.87%) Citrix
11 29 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (2.03%) Adobe
13 22 (1.86%) SAP
14 17 (1.44%) ATG
15 15 (1.27%) AppDynamics
15 15 (1.27%) F5
16 14 (1.18%) TIBCO
16 14 (1.18%) Juniper
16 14 (1.18%) Apple
17 13 (1.10%) Intel
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