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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
UK / England
Rank 167 152 182
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Contract jobs citing HTTP 629 780 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.64% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 11.27% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 524 367
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £335 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £405 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Median hourly rate £45.50 £38.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.34% -10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.96 £38.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.13 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.29%

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
6164 6921 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.93% 14.52% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3889 4142 3980
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 299 427
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.20 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +11 314 £500 +5.26% 168
South East -10 106 £450 +26.76% 50
Yorkshire +36 62 £450 -1.09% 36
West Midlands +15 34 £400 +13.87% 35
North West -49 32 £425 - 34
East of England +2 28 £497 +4.57% 16
North East -21 24 £389 -18.15% 7
South West -21 20 £492 +31.20% 19
East Midlands +5 10 £458 +10.90% 6
Midlands -1 1 - -
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 693 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 666 (49.78%) Linux
3 592 (44.25%) Java
4 453 (33.86%) Git (software)
5 434 (32.44%) HTML
6 418 (31.24%) Python
7 407 (30.42%) Continuous Integration
8 394 (29.45%) JavaScript
9 384 (28.70%) Configuration Management
10 370 (27.65%) TCP/IP
11 362 (27.06%) REST
12 353 (26.38%) Jenkins
13 334 (24.96%) DevOps
14 327 (24.44%) CSS
15 305 (22.80%) SSL
16 294 (21.97%) Web Services
17 285 (21.30%) Open Source
18 275 (20.55%) Relational Database
19 266 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
20 263 (19.66%) JSON
21 260 (19.43%) Scrum
22 252 (18.83%) SQL
23 248 (18.54%) Unix
24 240 (17.94%) TDD
25 238 (17.79%) Ruby
26 236 (17.64%) Puppet
27 215 (16.07%) Subversion
28 211 (15.77%) Responsive Web Design
29 210 (15.70%) MongoDB
30 206 (15.40%) XML

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
1 195 (14.57%) Apache
2 112 (8.37%) Tomcat
3 110 (8.22%) WebSphere
4 86 (6.43%) nginx
5 73 (5.46%) IIS
6 67 (5.01%) Confluence
7 64 (4.78%) JBoss
8 45 (3.36%) CMS
9 42 (3.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 37 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
10 37 (2.77%) WebLogic
11 31 (2.32%) OpenStack
12 29 (2.17%) Jetty
12 29 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
13 28 (2.09%) Apache Spark
13 28 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 25 (1.87%) Mongrel
15 20 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
16 19 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
17 17 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 42 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.22%) MS Project
4 2 (0.15%) MS Office
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 18 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.45%) Magento
5 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
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
1 266 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (3.96%) GitHub
4 44 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
4 44 (3.29%) PaaS
5 37 (2.77%) IaaS
6 31 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (1.79%) Google App Engine
8 17 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.20%) Google Analytics
10 15 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 14 (1.05%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.75%) Route 53
14 9 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
15 8 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 370 (27.65%) TCP/IP
2 305 (22.80%) SSL
3 188 (14.05%) DNS
4 122 (9.12%) Firewall
5 92 (6.88%) HTTPS
6 81 (6.05%) Internet
7 79 (5.90%) FTP
8 64 (4.78%) DHCP
9 53 (3.96%) SSH
10 48 (3.59%) SMTP
11 44 (3.29%) SAN
12 43 (3.21%) LAN
12 43 (3.21%) LDAP
12 43 (3.21%) WAN
13 42 (3.14%) VPN
14 40 (2.99%) RTSP
15 39 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
16 37 (2.77%) IPsec
17 33 (2.47%) MQTT
18 31 (2.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (20.55%) Relational Database
2 210 (15.70%) MongoDB
3 174 (13.00%) PostgreSQL
4 151 (11.29%) NoSQL
5 146 (10.91%) MySQL
6 99 (7.40%) SQL Server
7 64 (4.78%) Redis
8 52 (3.89%) Hadoop
9 42 (3.14%) Big Data
10 30 (2.24%) Neo4j
10 30 (2.24%) Oracle Database
11 28 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (1.35%) HBase
14 15 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.12%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.05%) CouchDB
16 12 (0.90%) Apache Hive
16 12 (0.90%) DB2
17 11 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 453 (33.86%) Git (software)
2 353 (26.38%) Jenkins
3 215 (16.07%) Subversion
4 113 (8.45%) JUnit
5 101 (7.55%) JIRA
6 80 (5.98%) Maven
7 64 (4.78%) Selenium
8 52 (3.89%) Cucumber
9 51 (3.81%) Grunt
10 44 (3.29%) gulp
11 36 (2.69%) Ant
12 33 (2.47%) Travis CI
13 31 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
13 31 (2.32%) WebDriver
14 30 (2.24%) Gradle
15 29 (2.17%) Bitbucket
16 28 (2.09%) Vagrant
17 26 (1.94%) JMeter
18 25 (1.87%) IntelliJ
18 25 (1.87%) Mockito
General
1 116 (8.67%) Finance
2 49 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.14%) Banking
4 40 (2.99%) Marketing
5 33 (2.47%) Retail
6 24 (1.79%) Electronics
7 22 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.35%) Legal
8 18 (1.35%) Publishing
9 10 (0.75%) Law
10 9 (0.67%) Advertising
10 9 (0.67%) Games
11 8 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.30%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.22%) Billing
16 2 (0.15%) Back Office
17 1 (0.075%) Dutch Language
17 1 (0.075%) German Language
Job Titles
1 627 (46.86%) Developer
2 209 (15.62%) Java Developer
3 138 (10.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 108 (8.07%) Scala Developer
5 105 (7.85%) Senior Developer
6 75 (5.61%) Architect
7 70 (5.23%) Software Engineer
8 63 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 57 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 52 (3.89%) Analyst
11 43 (3.21%) Consultant
12 41 (3.06%) Administrator
13 40 (2.99%) Python Developer
14 38 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
14 38 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
15 37 (2.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 36 (2.69%) Agile Developer
17 34 (2.54%) AWS Engineer
17 34 (2.54%) Java Scala Developer
17 34 (2.54%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (32.44%) HTML
2 362 (27.06%) REST
3 327 (24.44%) CSS
4 294 (21.97%) Web Services
5 263 (19.66%) JSON
6 206 (15.40%) XML
7 188 (14.05%) RESTful
8 169 (12.63%) HTML5
9 152 (11.36%) Node.js
10 143 (10.69%) Spring
11 139 (10.39%) AngularJS
12 118 (8.82%) Ajax
13 117 (8.74%) CSS3
14 113 (8.45%) .NET
14 113 (8.45%) jQuery
15 112 (8.37%) SOAP
16 102 (7.62%) Middleware
17 97 (7.25%) Play Framework
18 76 (5.68%) J2EE
19 75 (5.61%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 60 (4.48%) User Experience
2 51 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 45 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 43 (3.21%) Video on Demand
6 30 (2.24%) MPEG
7 28 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
8 27 (2.02%) STB
9 26 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 25 (1.87%) Data Centre
10 25 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.72%) Streaming Video
12 20 (1.49%) Clustering
12 20 (1.49%) W3C
13 19 (1.42%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.42%) Digital TV
14 18 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.27%) DataPower
15 17 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 666 (49.78%) Linux
2 248 (18.54%) Unix
3 171 (12.78%) Windows
4 114 (8.52%) Mac OS X
5 84 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 54 (4.04%) Windows Server
8 48 (3.59%) CentOS
9 29 (2.17%) CoreOS
9 29 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.94%) Android
11 23 (1.72%) AIX
12 22 (1.64%) Solaris
13 21 (1.57%) Apple iOS
13 21 (1.57%) Debian
14 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.82%) RancherOS
15 11 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.75%) SUSE
17 8 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (30.42%) Continuous Integration
3 384 (28.70%) Configuration Management
4 334 (24.96%) DevOps
5 285 (21.30%) Open Source
6 260 (19.43%) Scrum
7 240 (17.94%) TDD
8 211 (15.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 202 (15.10%) Web Design
10 192 (14.35%) Web Development
11 160 (11.96%) BDD
12 149 (11.14%) Software Engineering
13 142 (10.61%) Microservices
14 140 (10.46%) Automated Testing
15 136 (10.16%) Mentoring
16 135 (10.09%) OO
17 116 (8.67%) High Availability
17 116 (8.67%) MVC
18 111 (8.30%) Visualisation
19 109 (8.15%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 592 (44.25%) Java
2 418 (31.24%) Python
3 394 (29.45%) JavaScript
4 252 (18.83%) SQL
5 238 (17.79%) Ruby
6 182 (13.60%) Scala
7 146 (10.91%) C#
8 137 (10.24%) PHP
9 126 (9.42%) C
10 112 (8.37%) Perl
11 104 (7.77%) Bash Shell
12 91 (6.80%) C++
13 61 (4.56%) Shell Script
14 58 (4.33%) Go
15 56 (4.19%) PowerShell
16 49 (3.66%) Groovy
17 25 (1.87%) SPARQL
18 23 (1.72%) Jython
19 20 (1.49%) Haskell
20 18 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 155 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 114 (8.52%) SC Cleared
3 62 (4.63%) Degree
4 29 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.42%) CCNP
6 18 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 17 (1.27%) CISSP
8 15 (1.12%) CCNA
9 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.82%) JNCIA
11 10 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.67%) CCIE
13 8 (0.60%) CISM
13 8 (0.60%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.60%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.60%) JNCIP
14 7 (0.52%) CCDA
14 7 (0.52%) JNCIS
15 6 (0.45%) MCSE
15 6 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.14%) QA
2 27 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.67%) SLA
5 7 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.45%) Dublin Core
6 6 (0.45%) PA-DSS
7 5 (0.37%) HL7
8 3 (0.22%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.22%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.22%) ISO27005
9 2 (0.15%) COBIT
9 2 (0.15%) COSO
9 2 (0.15%) MiFID
9 2 (0.15%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.15%) SDET
10 1 (0.075%) FATCA
10 1 (0.075%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.075%) WCAG
System Software
1 173 (12.93%) Docker
2 94 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (3.06%) Active Directory
4 34 (2.54%) Xen
5 22 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.20%) KVM
6 16 (1.20%) NFS
6 16 (1.20%) vCloud
7 15 (1.12%) Apache Flume
8 14 (1.05%) vSphere
9 11 (0.82%) etcd
9 11 (0.82%) flannel
9 11 (0.82%) Hyper-V
9 11 (0.82%) VirtualBox
9 11 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.75%) SRDF
11 7 (0.52%) Dovecot
11 7 (0.52%) Firmware
11 7 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 236 (17.64%) Puppet
2 149 (11.14%) Ansible
3 141 (10.54%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (4.71%) Salt
5 43 (3.21%) Kibana
6 40 (2.99%) Nagios
7 36 (2.69%) Grafana
7 36 (2.69%) Kubernetes
8 27 (2.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 27 (2.02%) Terraform
9 26 (1.94%) logstash
10 19 (1.42%) Mesos
11 18 (1.35%) Marathon
12 17 (1.27%) Graphite
13 15 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 15 (1.12%) SELinux
14 14 (1.05%) WMI
15 13 (0.97%) Rancher
16 12 (0.90%) Consul
16 12 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 142 (10.61%) Oracle
2 126 (9.42%) VMware
3 108 (8.07%) Microsoft
4 103 (7.70%) Google
5 84 (6.28%) IBM
6 61 (4.56%) Cisco
7 54 (4.04%) Red Hat
8 47 (3.51%) Splunk
9 38 (2.84%) HP
10 36 (2.69%) Adobe
11 31 (2.32%) Rackspace
12 24 (1.79%) SAP
12 24 (1.79%) Zend
13 22 (1.64%) Juniper
14 20 (1.49%) Sitecore
15 19 (1.42%) AppDynamics
16 18 (1.35%) CheckPoint
17 17 (1.27%) EMC
17 17 (1.27%) Intel Security
18 15 (1.12%) SaltStack
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City, London
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