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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 163 223 190
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -33
Contract jobs citing HTTP 789 539 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.60% 1.06% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.02% 7.23% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 329 327
Median daily rate £450 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 3
Median hourly rate £19.23 £23.61 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.54% -44.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.30 £34.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £50.00 £136.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-35.90% -23.52%
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
7872 7455 6532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.99% 14.66% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4859 4274 3539
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 442 366
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +43 394 £475 - 124
South East +43 145 £386 -3.43% 35
Yorkshire +51 75 £443 +47.50% 21
North West +5 64 £450 +18.03% 21
North East -26 35 £321 +7.00% 7
West Midlands -7 28 £488 +52.34% 16
South West -11 24 £325 -13.33% 10
East of England -3 13 £525 +40.00% 18
East Midlands +14 9 £425 +3.09% 6
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 747 (49.57%) Java
2 727 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
3 698 (46.32%) Linux
4 520 (34.51%) HTML
5 475 (31.52%) REST
6 404 (26.81%) CSS
7 394 (26.14%) Continuous Integration
8 392 (26.01%) Git (software)
9 368 (24.42%) JavaScript
10 355 (23.56%) Python
11 340 (22.56%) TCP/IP
12 337 (22.36%) Jenkins
13 333 (22.10%) Unix
14 317 (21.04%) XML
15 311 (20.64%) Open Source
16 301 (19.97%) Configuration Management
17 300 (19.91%) JSON
18 297 (19.71%) Subversion
19 283 (18.78%) Web Services
20 281 (18.65%) SQL
21 278 (18.45%) Scrum
22 266 (17.65%) SSL
23 262 (17.39%) Spring
24 254 (16.85%) Ruby
25 247 (16.39%) TDD
26 242 (16.06%) Apache
27 240 (15.93%) Oracle
28 236 (15.66%) Relational Database
29 231 (15.33%) Windows
30 226 (15.00%) MongoDB

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
1 242 (16.06%) Apache
2 206 (13.67%) Tomcat
3 164 (10.88%) WebSphere
4 136 (9.02%) IIS
5 87 (5.77%) WebLogic
6 81 (5.37%) JBoss
6 81 (5.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 71 (4.71%) Confluence
8 65 (4.31%) nginx
9 61 (4.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 57 (3.78%) IBM HTTP Server
11 53 (3.52%) Jetty
12 30 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (1.66%) MQSeries
13 25 (1.66%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.53%) Apache Spark
14 23 (1.53%) SharePoint
15 22 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
16 15 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
17 14 (0.93%) Mule
Applications
1 71 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.53%) MS Office
3 10 (0.66%) MS Project
4 9 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) HipChat
6 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.13%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Exchequer
3 2 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.066%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.066%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.066%) RMDS
4 1 (0.066%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.066%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 155 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (2.92%) GitHub
4 37 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.39%) Google App Engine
6 21 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (0.46%) Office 365
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.33%) IaaS
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.27%) Force.com
10 4 (0.27%) PaaS
10 4 (0.27%) SaaS
11 3 (0.20%) Boomi
11 3 (0.20%) Heroku
12 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 340 (22.56%) TCP/IP
2 266 (17.65%) SSL
3 222 (14.73%) DNS
4 127 (8.43%) FTP
5 121 (8.03%) LDAP
6 111 (7.37%) Internet
7 102 (6.77%) Firewall
8 96 (6.37%) DHCP
9 92 (6.10%) HTTPS
10 79 (5.24%) IPsec
11 77 (5.11%) VPN
12 72 (4.78%) SMTP
13 48 (3.19%) BGP
14 40 (2.65%) LAN
15 39 (2.59%) WAN
16 37 (2.46%) SSH
17 34 (2.26%) NAS
18 33 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
19 32 (2.12%) DVB
20 31 (2.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (15.66%) Relational Database
2 226 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 180 (11.94%) NoSQL
4 168 (11.15%) PostgreSQL
5 150 (9.95%) SQL Server
6 138 (9.16%) MySQL
7 79 (5.24%) Oracle Database
8 76 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (3.19%) Hadoop
10 41 (2.72%) Redis
11 39 (2.59%) Neo4j
12 31 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 30 (1.99%) Big Data
14 21 (1.39%) DB2
15 19 (1.26%) HBase
16 10 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 392 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 337 (22.36%) Jenkins
3 297 (19.71%) Subversion
4 191 (12.67%) JUnit
5 143 (9.49%) JIRA
6 131 (8.69%) Maven
7 118 (7.83%) Cucumber
8 90 (5.97%) Selenium
9 70 (4.64%) Gradle
10 47 (3.12%) Hudson
11 44 (2.92%) Travis CI
11 44 (2.92%) Visual Studio
12 38 (2.52%) Mockito
13 36 (2.39%) SoapUI
14 35 (2.32%) Introscope
15 29 (1.92%) JMeter
16 27 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 23 (1.53%) Ant
18 19 (1.26%) IntelliJ
18 19 (1.26%) Protractor
General
1 140 (9.29%) Finance
2 81 (5.37%) Banking
3 45 (2.99%) Marketing
4 32 (2.12%) Telecoms
5 26 (1.73%) Retail
6 18 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.73%) Electronics
9 10 (0.66%) International Banking
10 9 (0.60%) Publishing
11 8 (0.53%) Legal
11 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.46%) Games
12 7 (0.46%) German Language
12 7 (0.46%) Local Government
13 5 (0.33%) Back Office
14 4 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.20%) French Language
15 3 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 696 (46.18%) Developer
2 266 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 119 (7.90%) Scala Developer
4 111 (7.37%) Senior Developer
5 107 (7.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 99 (6.57%) Architect
7 82 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 78 (5.18%) Analyst
9 70 (4.64%) Administrator
9 70 (4.64%) Consultant
10 58 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 56 (3.72%) Java Scala Developer
12 51 (3.38%) Software Engineer
12 51 (3.38%) Support Engineer
13 50 (3.32%) Agile Developer
14 49 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
14 49 (3.25%) Software Developer
15 46 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
16 45 (2.99%) Digital Developer
17 42 (2.79%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (34.51%) HTML
2 475 (31.52%) REST
3 404 (26.81%) CSS
4 317 (21.04%) XML
5 300 (19.91%) JSON
6 283 (18.78%) Web Services
7 262 (17.39%) Spring
8 216 (14.33%) HTML5
9 204 (13.54%) RESTful
10 203 (13.47%) Middleware
11 192 (12.74%) .NET
12 178 (11.81%) Node.js
13 172 (11.41%) SOAP
14 161 (10.68%) CSS3
15 158 (10.48%) Ajax
16 146 (9.69%) Play Framework
17 118 (7.83%) J2EE
18 111 (7.37%) Ruby on Rails
19 109 (7.23%) Guice
20 94 (6.24%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 107 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 86 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (4.51%) User Experience
4 48 (3.19%) Visualisation
5 47 (3.12%) Algorithms
6 38 (2.52%) MPEG
7 37 (2.46%) STB
8 36 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 35 (2.32%) Management Information System
10 34 (2.26%) DTV
11 32 (2.12%) iPad
12 29 (1.92%) Data Centre
13 28 (1.86%) Clustering
14 26 (1.73%) Public Cloud
15 25 (1.66%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.53%) Cryptography
17 22 (1.46%) PKI
18 21 (1.39%) DataPower
19 20 (1.33%) W3C
20 19 (1.26%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 698 (46.32%) Linux
2 333 (22.10%) Unix
3 231 (15.33%) Windows
4 118 (7.83%) Mac OS X
5 61 (4.05%) Windows Server
6 59 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (2.39%) Solaris
8 30 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 25 (1.66%) Ubuntu
10 24 (1.59%) AIX
10 24 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 21 (1.39%) CentOS
12 17 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (1.06%) Mac OS
14 15 (1.00%) Android
15 10 (0.66%) Debian
16 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.46%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (26.14%) Continuous Integration
3 311 (20.64%) Open Source
4 301 (19.97%) Configuration Management
5 278 (18.45%) Scrum
6 247 (16.39%) TDD
7 216 (14.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 214 (14.20%) Web Design
9 207 (13.74%) DevOps
10 170 (11.28%) OO
11 168 (11.15%) High Availability
12 166 (11.02%) Automated Testing
13 154 (10.22%) Web Development
14 153 (10.15%) Software Engineering
15 139 (9.22%) BDD
16 127 (8.43%) SOA
17 120 (7.96%) MVC
18 116 (7.70%) Microservices
19 105 (6.97%) ITIL
20 95 (6.30%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 747 (49.57%) Java
2 368 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 355 (23.56%) Python
4 281 (18.65%) SQL
5 254 (16.85%) Ruby
6 221 (14.66%) Scala
7 192 (12.74%) C#
8 148 (9.82%) C++
9 139 (9.22%) Perl
10 111 (7.37%) C
11 72 (4.78%) Shell Script
12 71 (4.71%) Bash Shell
13 58 (3.85%) PHP
14 49 (3.25%) PowerShell
15 43 (2.85%) VB
16 39 (2.59%) Go
17 36 (2.39%) Jython
18 28 (1.86%) Groovy
19 22 (1.46%) VB.NET
20 17 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 166 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 123 (8.16%) Degree
3 82 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 26 (1.73%) CISSP
6 20 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (1.00%) CCNP
9 14 (0.93%) MCSA
9 14 (0.93%) MCSE
10 13 (0.86%) MCSD
11 12 (0.80%) BC Cleared
11 12 (0.80%) GCIA
11 12 (0.80%) GSEC
12 11 (0.73%) CISA
12 11 (0.73%) CISM
13 10 (0.66%) GCIH
14 9 (0.60%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.60%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.52%) QA
2 28 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.66%) HL7
4 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.46%) SLA
6 6 (0.40%) COBIT
6 6 (0.40%) SEPA
7 4 (0.27%) COSO
7 4 (0.27%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.20%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.13%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.066%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.066%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.066%) SDET
System Software
1 114 (7.56%) Docker
2 81 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (4.51%) Active Directory
4 44 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 33 (2.19%) Xen
6 30 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (1.66%) KVM
8 22 (1.46%) NFS
9 21 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
10 20 (1.33%) SRDF
11 19 (1.26%) Squid
12 13 (0.86%) Firmware
13 11 (0.73%) Samba
14 7 (0.46%) ProxySG
14 7 (0.46%) qmail
15 6 (0.40%) etcd
15 6 (0.40%) flannel
15 6 (0.40%) LXC
15 6 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 212 (14.07%) Puppet
2 94 (6.24%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (3.98%) Ansible
4 54 (3.58%) Nagios
5 35 (2.32%) logstash
6 30 (1.99%) Graphite
7 22 (1.46%) Kibana
8 21 (1.39%) Cacti
9 20 (1.33%) Nessus
10 19 (1.26%) Salt
11 18 (1.19%) Nmap
12 17 (1.13%) Grafana
12 17 (1.13%) ZABBIX
13 16 (1.06%) Tivoli
14 15 (1.00%) CA Wily
14 15 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 14 (0.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 13 (0.86%) Consul
16 13 (0.86%) HAProxy
16 13 (0.86%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 240 (15.93%) Oracle
2 169 (11.21%) IBM
3 159 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 135 (8.96%) VMware
5 120 (7.96%) Google
6 81 (5.37%) Cisco
7 58 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 51 (3.38%) F5
9 37 (2.46%) HP
10 36 (2.39%) NetApp
11 33 (2.19%) TIBCO
12 31 (2.06%) CheckPoint
13 30 (1.99%) Splunk
14 28 (1.86%) Adobe
14 28 (1.86%) ATG
15 24 (1.59%) Apple
16 23 (1.53%) AppDynamics
16 23 (1.53%) Sybase
17 22 (1.46%) Intel
18 21 (1.39%) EMC
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