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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
UK / England
Rank 179 144 210
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +66
Contract jobs citing HTTP 595 741 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.62% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.48% 11.24% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 503 325
Median daily rate £468 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 5
Median hourly rate £41.64 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £21.35 £38.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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
6275 6592 6776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.13% 14.43% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3823 3882 3891
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 345 381
Median hourly rate £26.75 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -18 317 £525 +6.87% 163
South East -8 98 £450 +26.76% 43
Yorkshire +32 55 £438 -2.77% 28
West Midlands +16 38 £388 -6.06% 25
North West -36 33 £430 +1.17% 21
South West -7 15 £470 +34.28% 22
North East -36 15 £345 -23.33% 3
East of England -24 14 £477 -4.60% 19
East Midlands 0 5 £344 -19.11% 8
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 646 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 645 (48.61%) Linux
3 562 (42.35%) Java
4 433 (32.63%) HTML
5 394 (29.69%) JavaScript
5 394 (29.69%) Git (software)
6 362 (27.28%) Continuous Integration
7 361 (27.20%) Python
8 348 (26.22%) TCP/IP
9 343 (25.85%) Jenkins
10 340 (25.62%) REST
11 318 (23.96%) Configuration Management
12 311 (23.44%) CSS
13 292 (22.00%) DevOps
14 282 (21.25%) Web Services
15 274 (20.65%) SSL
16 271 (20.42%) JSON
17 269 (20.27%) Unix
18 265 (19.97%) Scrum
19 262 (19.74%) Open Source
20 261 (19.67%) Relational Database
21 250 (18.84%) SQL
22 241 (18.16%) Amazon AWS
23 224 (16.88%) TDD
24 222 (16.73%) XML
25 218 (16.43%) Subversion
26 216 (16.28%) MongoDB
27 211 (15.90%) Puppet
28 209 (15.75%) Ruby
29 201 (15.15%) PostgreSQL

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
1 188 (14.17%) Apache
2 119 (8.97%) WebSphere
3 116 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 75 (5.65%) nginx
5 68 (5.12%) IIS
6 64 (4.82%) JBoss
7 54 (4.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 50 (3.77%) OpenStack
9 46 (3.47%) Confluence
9 46 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
10 42 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 40 (3.01%) CMS
12 34 (2.56%) WebLogic
13 29 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 24 (1.81%) Jetty
15 22 (1.66%) IBM HTTP Server
16 18 (1.36%) Mongrel
17 16 (1.21%) Apache Spark
18 13 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 12 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.68%) MS Project
3 8 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.38%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.075%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.90%) Magento
3 9 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.075%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.075%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.075%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 241 (18.16%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.75%) GitHub
4 43 (3.24%) PaaS
5 32 (2.41%) IaaS
6 30 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 14 (1.06%) Google App Engine
9 14 (1.06%) Route 53
10 13 (0.98%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.90%) Google Analytics
12 10 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (0.68%) Google Tag Manager
14 8 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 348 (26.22%) TCP/IP
2 274 (20.65%) SSL
3 166 (12.51%) DNS
4 122 (9.19%) Firewall
5 92 (6.93%) FTP
6 90 (6.78%) Internet
7 84 (6.33%) HTTPS
8 64 (4.82%) DHCP
9 52 (3.92%) SAN
10 51 (3.84%) SSH
11 47 (3.54%) SMTP
12 45 (3.39%) WAN
13 44 (3.32%) RTSP
14 43 (3.24%) LAN
15 40 (3.01%) LDAP
16 39 (2.94%) VPN
17 38 (2.86%) Network Security
18 37 (2.79%) MQTT
19 36 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
20 33 (2.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (19.67%) Relational Database
2 216 (16.28%) MongoDB
3 201 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 160 (12.06%) MySQL
5 151 (11.38%) NoSQL
6 101 (7.61%) SQL Server
7 72 (5.43%) Redis
8 38 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 29 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 29 (2.19%) Big Data
10 25 (1.88%) Neo4j
11 23 (1.73%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.43%) CouchDB
12 19 (1.43%) HBase
13 18 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (1.36%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.98%) DB2
14 13 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (0.68%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 394 (29.69%) Git (software)
2 343 (25.85%) Jenkins
3 218 (16.43%) Subversion
4 115 (8.67%) JUnit
5 81 (6.10%) JIRA
6 66 (4.97%) Cucumber
7 62 (4.67%) Maven
8 53 (3.99%) Selenium
9 45 (3.39%) Grunt
10 40 (3.01%) gulp
11 37 (2.79%) Vagrant
12 32 (2.41%) Bitbucket
13 31 (2.34%) WebDriver
14 27 (2.03%) JMeter
15 26 (1.96%) Ant
15 26 (1.96%) Gradle
16 25 (1.88%) Jasmine
16 25 (1.88%) Mockito
16 25 (1.88%) Travis CI
17 24 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 107 (8.06%) Finance
2 56 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 49 (3.69%) Banking
4 48 (3.62%) Marketing
5 32 (2.41%) Retail
6 26 (1.96%) Electronics
6 26 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.21%) Publishing
8 13 (0.98%) Legal
9 12 (0.90%) Law
10 10 (0.75%) Games
11 8 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.38%) Advertising
13 5 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.30%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.23%) Billing
16 2 (0.15%) Back Office
16 2 (0.15%) French Language
16 2 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 616 (46.42%) Developer
2 199 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 124 (9.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 110 (8.29%) Senior Developer
5 85 (6.41%) Architect
6 74 (5.58%) Scala Developer
6 74 (5.58%) Software Engineer
7 57 (4.30%) Analyst
8 56 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 55 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 52 (3.92%) Administrator
11 45 (3.39%) PHP Developer
12 44 (3.32%) Agile Developer
12 44 (3.32%) Consultant
13 42 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
14 40 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
15 39 (2.94%) Python Developer
16 36 (2.71%) JavaScript Developer
17 35 (2.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 30 (2.26%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (32.63%) HTML
2 340 (25.62%) REST
3 311 (23.44%) CSS
4 282 (21.25%) Web Services
5 271 (20.42%) JSON
6 222 (16.73%) XML
7 188 (14.17%) RESTful
8 152 (11.45%) Node.js
9 142 (10.70%) HTML5
10 123 (9.27%) AngularJS
10 123 (9.27%) Spring
11 113 (8.52%) jQuery
12 112 (8.44%) SOAP
13 110 (8.29%) Ajax
14 105 (7.91%) Middleware
15 98 (7.39%) .NET
15 98 (7.39%) CSS3
16 63 (4.75%) Django
16 63 (4.75%) J2EE
17 61 (4.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 107 (8.06%) Visualisation
2 61 (4.60%) User Experience
3 56 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (3.47%) Video on Demand
5 45 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 40 (3.01%) Public Cloud
7 32 (2.41%) MPEG
8 31 (2.34%) Clustering
9 30 (2.26%) Mobile App
10 25 (1.88%) STB
11 24 (1.81%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.73%) Streaming Video
13 21 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.51%) Client/Server
14 20 (1.51%) Virtual Team
15 18 (1.36%) W3C
16 17 (1.28%) Data Centre
16 17 (1.28%) DataPower
16 17 (1.28%) Digital Media
16 17 (1.28%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 645 (48.61%) Linux
2 269 (20.27%) Unix
3 180 (13.56%) Windows
4 117 (8.82%) Mac OS X
5 72 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (3.69%) Windows Server
7 40 (3.01%) Ubuntu
8 32 (2.41%) Solaris
9 31 (2.34%) CentOS
9 31 (2.34%) CoreOS
10 30 (2.26%) Android
11 28 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (1.96%) Apple iOS
13 25 (1.88%) AIX
14 21 (1.58%) RancherOS
15 19 (1.43%) Debian
16 12 (0.90%) SUSE
17 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (27.28%) Continuous Integration
3 318 (23.96%) Configuration Management
4 292 (22.00%) DevOps
5 265 (19.97%) Scrum
6 262 (19.74%) Open Source
7 224 (16.88%) TDD
8 183 (13.79%) BDD
8 183 (13.79%) Web Development
9 168 (12.66%) Responsive Web Design
10 163 (12.28%) Web Design
11 162 (12.21%) OO
12 149 (11.23%) Software Engineering
13 134 (10.10%) Microservices
14 129 (9.72%) Mentoring
15 122 (9.19%) MVC
16 121 (9.12%) High Availability
17 117 (8.82%) Automated Testing
18 109 (8.21%) Continuous Delivery
19 97 (7.31%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 562 (42.35%) Java
2 394 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 361 (27.20%) Python
4 250 (18.84%) SQL
5 209 (15.75%) Ruby
6 162 (12.21%) PHP
7 141 (10.63%) Scala
8 139 (10.47%) C
9 133 (10.02%) C#
10 119 (8.97%) Perl
11 94 (7.08%) C++
12 85 (6.41%) Bash Shell
13 67 (5.05%) Go
14 63 (4.75%) Shell Script
15 33 (2.49%) Groovy
16 31 (2.34%) PowerShell
17 29 (2.19%) Jython
17 29 (2.19%) SPARQL
18 17 (1.28%) Haskell
19 15 (1.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 153 (11.53%) Security Cleared
2 118 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 68 (5.12%) Degree
4 34 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (1.66%) CCNP
6 21 (1.58%) CCNA
7 16 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (0.90%) CISSP
9 11 (0.83%) CCIE
9 11 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.83%) JNCIA
9 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.68%) DBS Check
10 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.68%) JNCIP
11 8 (0.60%) CCDA
11 8 (0.60%) JNCIS
12 6 (0.45%) CISM
12 6 (0.45%) ISEB
12 6 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.17%) QA
2 23 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.68%) SLA
5 6 (0.45%) Dublin Core
5 6 (0.45%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.30%) HL7
7 3 (0.23%) SDET
8 2 (0.15%) COBIT
8 2 (0.15%) COSO
8 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.15%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.15%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.075%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.075%) EMIR
9 1 (0.075%) FATCA
9 1 (0.075%) MiFID
System Software
1 169 (12.74%) Docker
2 97 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 26 (1.96%) Xen
5 21 (1.58%) etcd
5 21 (1.58%) flannel
6 20 (1.51%) KVM
7 18 (1.36%) NFS
8 14 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.98%) vSphere
10 12 (0.90%) Firmware
10 12 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (0.90%) SRDF
10 12 (0.90%) vCloud
11 11 (0.83%) Squid
11 11 (0.83%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.75%) Dovecot
13 7 (0.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 211 (15.90%) Puppet
2 131 (9.87%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (8.82%) Ansible
4 58 (4.37%) Salt
5 43 (3.24%) Kibana
6 41 (3.09%) Grafana
7 38 (2.86%) Nagios
8 37 (2.79%) Kubernetes
9 35 (2.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 30 (2.26%) logstash
11 28 (2.11%) Marathon
11 28 (2.11%) Mesos
12 24 (1.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 22 (1.66%) Consul
13 22 (1.66%) Rancher
13 22 (1.66%) Terraform
14 14 (1.06%) Graphite
14 14 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (0.90%) SCCM
15 12 (0.90%) WMI
Vendors
1 147 (11.08%) Oracle
2 135 (10.17%) VMware
3 99 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 79 (5.95%) Cisco
5 72 (5.43%) IBM
6 71 (5.35%) Google
7 64 (4.82%) Red Hat
8 42 (3.17%) Zend
9 39 (2.94%) HP
10 35 (2.64%) Splunk
11 30 (2.26%) Rackspace
11 30 (2.26%) SAP
12 29 (2.19%) Adobe
13 24 (1.81%) Juniper
14 21 (1.58%) F5
15 19 (1.43%) AppDynamics
16 18 (1.36%) CheckPoint
17 16 (1.21%) CA
17 16 (1.21%) Intel Security
17 16 (1.21%) NetApp
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £660 to £675 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IntaPeople
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £560 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago