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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 174 198 186
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 732 638 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.23% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.51% 8.85% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 463 384
Median daily rate £455 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £558 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Median hourly rate £21.72 £17.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.12% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £38.96 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
7696 7206 7871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.43% 13.86% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4725 4188 4422
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 501 447
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +32 363 £475 +11.76% 168
South East -11 84 £370 -11.90% 49
Yorkshire -8 61 £500 +16.27% 27
North West +9 55 £425 -3.73% 25
East Midlands +35 46 £450 - 9
East of England +37 42 £494 +1.28% 35
West Midlands -4 40 £463 +37.03% 28
North East -27 33 £350 -30.00% 10
South West -7 12 £416 -7.55% 16
Midlands - 4 £500 - 1
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 674 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 665 (43.92%) Linux
3 642 (42.40%) Java
4 482 (31.84%) HTML
5 416 (27.48%) JavaScript
6 414 (27.34%) REST
7 391 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
8 378 (24.97%) CSS
9 377 (24.90%) Jenkins
10 356 (23.51%) Git (software)
11 355 (23.45%) Python
12 335 (22.13%) JSON
13 315 (20.81%) TCP/IP
14 302 (19.95%) XML
15 292 (19.29%) Unix
16 283 (18.69%) SQL
17 274 (18.10%) Web Services
18 273 (18.03%) SSL
18 273 (18.03%) Open Source
19 266 (17.57%) Scrum
20 254 (16.78%) Configuration Management
21 250 (16.51%) Oracle
22 242 (15.98%) DevOps
23 241 (15.92%) Subversion
24 235 (15.52%) Apache
25 228 (15.06%) Windows
26 223 (14.73%) TDD
27 221 (14.60%) Ruby
28 212 (14.00%) Spring
29 207 (13.67%) RESTful

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
1 235 (15.52%) Apache
2 175 (11.56%) Tomcat
3 172 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 123 (8.12%) IIS
5 92 (6.08%) WebLogic
6 87 (5.75%) JBoss
7 71 (4.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 65 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 57 (3.76%) Confluence
10 54 (3.57%) nginx
11 49 (3.24%) OpenStack
12 43 (2.84%) IBM HTTP Server
13 42 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
14 35 (2.31%) Jetty
15 30 (1.98%) CMS
16 28 (1.85%) Apache Spark
16 28 (1.85%) Mongrel
17 21 (1.39%) SharePoint
18 19 (1.25%) MQSeries
19 18 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 68 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.32%) MS Project
3 15 (0.99%) MS Office
4 13 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.53%) PaintShop Pro
6 7 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.26%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.66%) Magento
3 6 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.13%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.066%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.066%) RMDS
7 1 (0.066%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 148 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.90%) GitHub
4 28 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (1.85%) PaaS
5 23 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.32%) IaaS
7 13 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (0.79%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.73%) Office 365
10 9 (0.59%) SaaS
11 6 (0.40%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.33%) Force.com
12 5 (0.33%) Route 53
13 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.20%) Boomi
15 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.13%) HP Helion
15 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 315 (20.81%) TCP/IP
2 273 (18.03%) SSL
3 183 (12.09%) DNS
4 149 (9.84%) FTP
5 125 (8.26%) HTTPS
6 116 (7.66%) LDAP
7 114 (7.53%) Firewall
8 101 (6.67%) Internet
9 81 (5.35%) DHCP
10 65 (4.29%) IPsec
11 62 (4.10%) VPN
12 52 (3.43%) NAS
13 47 (3.10%) SSH
14 44 (2.91%) SAN
14 44 (2.91%) SMTP
15 39 (2.58%) WAN
16 37 (2.44%) BGP
16 37 (2.44%) LAN
17 33 (2.18%) MQTT
18 32 (2.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (13.67%) Relational Database
2 191 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
3 187 (12.35%) MongoDB
4 175 (11.56%) MySQL
5 156 (10.30%) SQL Server
6 153 (10.11%) NoSQL
7 64 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 51 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 47 (3.10%) Redis
10 41 (2.71%) Hadoop
11 37 (2.44%) Big Data
12 31 (2.05%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.52%) DB2
14 20 (1.32%) CouchDB
15 17 (1.12%) HBase
16 13 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (0.73%) Neo4j
17 11 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
18 10 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
19 8 (0.53%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 377 (24.90%) Jenkins
2 356 (23.51%) Git (software)
3 241 (15.92%) Subversion
4 145 (9.58%) JUnit
5 114 (7.53%) JIRA
6 98 (6.47%) Maven
7 91 (6.01%) Cucumber
8 61 (4.03%) Selenium
9 49 (3.24%) SoapUI
10 41 (2.71%) Visual Studio
11 39 (2.58%) Hudson
12 37 (2.44%) Gradle
13 36 (2.38%) Travis CI
14 31 (2.05%) JMeter
15 26 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (1.72%) Bitbucket
16 25 (1.65%) Introscope
17 24 (1.59%) gulp
18 23 (1.52%) IntelliJ
18 23 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (8.32%) Finance
2 72 (4.76%) Banking
3 57 (3.76%) Marketing
4 52 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.05%) Retail
6 29 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.39%) Electronics
8 16 (1.06%) Publishing
9 13 (0.86%) Legal
10 12 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.53%) German Language
12 7 (0.46%) Games
12 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.40%) Law
14 5 (0.33%) Advertising
14 5 (0.33%) Back Office
14 5 (0.33%) French Language
14 5 (0.33%) International Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 671 (44.32%) Developer
2 201 (13.28%) Java Developer
3 126 (8.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 123 (8.12%) Architect
5 105 (6.94%) Senior Developer
6 72 (4.76%) Scala Developer
7 71 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 68 (4.49%) Analyst
9 67 (4.43%) Administrator
10 66 (4.36%) Consultant
11 53 (3.50%) Software Engineer
12 48 (3.17%) Agile Developer
13 44 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
14 43 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
15 39 (2.58%) .NET Developer
15 39 (2.58%) C# Developer
15 39 (2.58%) PHP Developer
16 35 (2.31%) Support Engineer
17 34 (2.25%) HTML Developer
17 34 (2.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (31.84%) HTML
2 414 (27.34%) REST
3 378 (24.97%) CSS
4 335 (22.13%) JSON
5 302 (19.95%) XML
6 274 (18.10%) Web Services
7 212 (14.00%) Spring
8 207 (13.67%) RESTful
9 192 (12.68%) Middleware
10 182 (12.02%) HTML5
11 154 (10.17%) .NET
11 154 (10.17%) SOAP
12 147 (9.71%) Node.js
13 145 (9.58%) Ajax
14 138 (9.11%) CSS3
15 128 (8.45%) AngularJS
16 106 (7.00%) Play Framework
17 104 (6.87%) J2EE
18 83 (5.48%) jQuery
19 76 (5.02%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (4.76%) User Experience
3 71 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 64 (4.23%) Visualisation
5 42 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 42 (2.77%) Public Cloud
6 36 (2.38%) MPEG
7 34 (2.25%) Clustering
8 33 (2.18%) Video on Demand
9 32 (2.11%) DataPower
10 30 (1.98%) Algorithms
11 29 (1.92%) iPad
11 29 (1.92%) Virtual Team
12 25 (1.65%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.59%) Data Structures
14 23 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (1.45%) STB
16 19 (1.25%) W3C
17 18 (1.19%) Mobile App
18 17 (1.12%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 665 (43.92%) Linux
2 292 (19.29%) Unix
3 228 (15.06%) Windows
4 91 (6.01%) Mac OS X
5 80 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (4.16%) Windows Server
7 50 (3.30%) Solaris
8 36 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 29 (1.92%) AIX
10 28 (1.85%) Android
11 26 (1.72%) Ubuntu
12 22 (1.45%) CentOS
12 22 (1.45%) CoreOS
12 22 (1.45%) RancherOS
12 22 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 20 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.86%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.66%) Debian
16 10 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
3 273 (18.03%) Open Source
4 266 (17.57%) Scrum
5 254 (16.78%) Configuration Management
6 242 (15.98%) DevOps
7 223 (14.73%) TDD
8 181 (11.96%) OO
9 163 (10.77%) High Availability
10 161 (10.63%) Automated Testing
11 160 (10.57%) Microservices
12 159 (10.50%) BDD
13 147 (9.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 146 (9.64%) Web Design
15 138 (9.11%) Web Development
16 134 (8.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 131 (8.65%) MVC
18 130 (8.59%) Software Engineering
19 121 (7.99%) SOA
20 115 (7.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 642 (42.40%) Java
2 416 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 355 (23.45%) Python
4 283 (18.69%) SQL
5 221 (14.60%) Ruby
6 167 (11.03%) C#
7 152 (10.04%) Scala
8 143 (9.45%) Perl
9 138 (9.11%) C
10 125 (8.26%) PHP
11 120 (7.93%) C++
12 83 (5.48%) Shell Script
13 82 (5.42%) Bash Shell
14 69 (4.56%) Go
15 46 (3.04%) Jython
16 43 (2.84%) VB
17 35 (2.31%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.78%) VB.NET
19 26 (1.72%) Objective-C
20 25 (1.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 167 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 109 (7.20%) Degree
3 107 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 29 (1.92%) CISSP
5 24 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.25%) CCNP
8 14 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 14 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (0.79%) CCNA
9 12 (0.79%) CISM
9 12 (0.79%) MCSA
9 12 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.73%) MCSE
10 11 (0.73%) PMP
11 10 (0.66%) CISA
12 8 (0.53%) CCIE
12 8 (0.53%) GCIH
12 8 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.63%) QA
2 25 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.66%) SLA
5 6 (0.40%) COBIT
5 6 (0.40%) Dublin Core
6 5 (0.33%) COSO
6 5 (0.33%) SAS 70
7 4 (0.26%) HL7
8 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.20%) SDET
9 1 (0.066%) MiFID
9 1 (0.066%) SEPA
9 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 169 (11.16%) Docker
2 97 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (5.42%) Active Directory
4 34 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 33 (2.18%) Xen
6 27 (1.78%) KVM
7 24 (1.59%) NFS
7 24 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (1.45%) etcd
8 22 (1.45%) flannel
9 20 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (1.19%) SRDF
11 15 (0.99%) Firmware
12 13 (0.86%) Squid
13 12 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (0.73%) Samba
14 11 (0.73%) vSphere
15 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.46%) ProxySG
16 6 (0.40%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 200 (13.21%) Puppet
2 109 (7.20%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (3.70%) Ansible
4 36 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 32 (2.11%) Consul
5 32 (2.11%) Nagios
6 28 (1.85%) Kubernetes
7 24 (1.59%) Marathon
7 24 (1.59%) Mesos
7 24 (1.59%) Tivoli
8 22 (1.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 22 (1.45%) Rancher
9 19 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
10 18 (1.19%) Salt
11 15 (0.99%) CA Wily
11 15 (0.99%) Grafana
11 15 (0.99%) Kibana
11 15 (0.99%) OpenView
12 14 (0.92%) logstash
13 13 (0.86%) Graphite
Vendors
1 250 (16.51%) Oracle
2 158 (10.44%) Microsoft
3 151 (9.97%) IBM
4 134 (8.85%) VMware
5 91 (6.01%) Cisco
6 84 (5.55%) Google
7 65 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 55 (3.63%) HP
9 51 (3.37%) F5
10 34 (2.25%) SAP
11 33 (2.18%) NetApp
12 32 (2.11%) CheckPoint
13 30 (1.98%) Zend
14 27 (1.78%) TIBCO
15 24 (1.59%) Apple
16 22 (1.45%) ATG
17 21 (1.39%) EMC
18 20 (1.32%) Adobe
18 20 (1.32%) AppDynamics
19 19 (1.25%) Intel
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