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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 165 189 223
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +34
Contract jobs citing HTTP 762 616 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.20% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 7.92% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 373 294
Median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 2
Median hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £86.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.08% -46.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £19.72 £27.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.18 £50.00 £145.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +270.00%
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
7707 7775 6798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.08% 15.10% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4296 3643
Median daily rate £393 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 423 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -9 358 £475 +0.52% 124
South East +55 191 £400 +0.62% 50
North West +18 61 £469 +24.17% 18
Yorkshire -2 56 £475 +17.28% 20
South West +3 25 £384 +9.64% 11
West Midlands -8 25 £469 +44.23% 20
East of England -2 23 £348 -18.23% 16
North East -31 13 £403 +34.33% 4
East Midlands +3 4 - - 10
Midlands -6 1 £500 -
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 749 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
2 737 (47.55%) Java
3 717 (46.26%) Linux
4 572 (36.90%) HTML
5 488 (31.48%) REST
6 428 (27.61%) TCP/IP
7 425 (27.42%) CSS
8 417 (26.90%) JavaScript
8 417 (26.90%) Git (software)
9 398 (25.68%) Unix
10 390 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
11 363 (23.42%) Python
12 342 (22.06%) Jenkins
13 341 (22.00%) Configuration Management
14 327 (21.10%) Subversion
15 325 (20.97%) Web Services
16 322 (20.77%) XML
17 313 (20.19%) SSL
18 308 (19.87%) Scrum
19 305 (19.68%) JSON
20 283 (18.26%) TDD
21 282 (18.19%) Open Source
22 279 (18.00%) Relational Database
23 277 (17.87%) SQL
24 258 (16.65%) Apache
25 250 (16.13%) Ruby
26 247 (15.94%) DNS
27 246 (15.87%) Responsive Web Design
28 245 (15.81%) Web Design
29 236 (15.23%) 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
1 258 (16.65%) Apache
2 217 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 186 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 179 (11.55%) Node.js
5 122 (7.87%) IIS
6 87 (5.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 86 (5.55%) JBoss
8 83 (5.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 81 (5.23%) Jetty
10 73 (4.71%) nginx
11 71 (4.58%) WebLogic
12 64 (4.13%) IBM HTTP Server
13 57 (3.68%) Confluence
14 30 (1.94%) MQSeries
15 27 (1.74%) OpenStack
16 24 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
17 15 (0.97%) LiveCycle
18 14 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 13 (0.84%) Apache Spark
19 13 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.23%) MS Office
3 12 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.58%) HipChat
5 8 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.26%) MS Project
8 3 (0.19%) PaintShop Pro
9 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.13%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.065%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.065%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.065%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.065%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.065%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.065%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.065%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 187 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.90%) GitHub
4 33 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (1.74%) Google App Engine
5 27 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.32%) Heroku
9 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.26%) IaaS
9 4 (0.26%) PaaS
9 4 (0.26%) SaaS
10 3 (0.19%) Boomi
10 3 (0.19%) Force.com
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 428 (27.61%) TCP/IP
2 313 (20.19%) SSL
3 247 (15.94%) DNS
4 147 (9.48%) Internet
5 145 (9.35%) FTP
6 128 (8.26%) Firewall
7 121 (7.81%) DHCP
8 104 (6.71%) HTTPS
9 94 (6.06%) LDAP
10 86 (5.55%) VPN
11 82 (5.29%) IPsec
12 80 (5.16%) SMTP
13 49 (3.16%) Network Security
14 48 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
15 46 (2.97%) SSH
16 44 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
17 42 (2.71%) LAN
18 40 (2.58%) BGP
19 35 (2.26%) DVB
20 33 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 236 (15.23%) MongoDB
3 187 (12.06%) NoSQL
4 141 (9.10%) PostgreSQL
5 127 (8.19%) MySQL
6 109 (7.03%) SQL Server
7 93 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 72 (4.65%) Neo4j
9 63 (4.06%) Oracle Database
10 37 (2.39%) DB2
11 35 (2.26%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.19%) Redis
13 26 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 22 (1.42%) Hadoop
15 19 (1.23%) Big Data
16 13 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
18 11 (0.71%) PowerCenter
19 10 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
20 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 417 (26.90%) Git (software)
2 342 (22.06%) Jenkins
3 327 (21.10%) Subversion
4 181 (11.68%) JUnit
5 166 (10.71%) Maven
6 135 (8.71%) Cucumber
7 129 (8.32%) JIRA
8 87 (5.61%) Gradle
8 87 (5.61%) Selenium
9 69 (4.45%) Mockito
10 63 (4.06%) Travis CI
11 47 (3.03%) Hudson
12 43 (2.77%) JMeter
13 40 (2.58%) Visual Studio
14 38 (2.45%) Introscope
15 28 (1.81%) Ant
16 24 (1.55%) Eclipse
17 23 (1.48%) LoadRunner
18 22 (1.42%) git-flow
18 22 (1.42%) Metasploit
General
1 165 (10.65%) Finance
2 84 (5.42%) Banking
3 35 (2.26%) Marketing
4 29 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 26 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 23 (1.48%) Retail
7 13 (0.84%) Publishing
8 12 (0.77%) Games
9 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.52%) Front Office
11 7 (0.45%) Electronics
11 7 (0.45%) Local Government
11 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.39%) International Banking
13 5 (0.32%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.32%) Legal
14 4 (0.26%) Back Office
14 4 (0.26%) German Language
15 3 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 767 (49.48%) Developer
2 294 (18.97%) Java Developer
3 154 (9.94%) Senior Developer
4 116 (7.48%) Scala Developer
5 97 (6.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 86 (5.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 83 (5.35%) Architect
8 81 (5.23%) Analyst
9 78 (5.03%) Administrator
10 70 (4.52%) Digital Developer
11 67 (4.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 65 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
13 57 (3.68%) Software Developer
14 56 (3.61%) Consultant
15 55 (3.55%) Agile Developer
16 52 (3.35%) Support Engineer
17 48 (3.10%) Java Scala Developer
18 47 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
19 46 (2.97%) C# Developer
20 44 (2.84%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (36.90%) HTML
2 488 (31.48%) REST
3 425 (27.42%) CSS
4 325 (20.97%) Web Services
5 322 (20.77%) XML
6 305 (19.68%) JSON
7 226 (14.58%) Spring
8 215 (13.87%) HTML5
9 191 (12.32%) RESTful
10 190 (12.26%) .NET
10 190 (12.26%) SOAP
11 170 (10.97%) Middleware
12 160 (10.32%) J2EE
13 153 (9.87%) Ajax
14 138 (8.90%) CSS3
15 118 (7.61%) AngularJS
16 116 (7.48%) Hibernate
17 113 (7.29%) Play Framework
18 100 (6.45%) Guice
19 98 (6.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 73 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.32%) Visualisation
4 65 (4.19%) User Experience
5 59 (3.81%) Algorithms
6 42 (2.71%) Data Structures
7 41 (2.65%) Clustering
7 41 (2.65%) MPEG
8 40 (2.58%) STB
9 38 (2.45%) DTV
10 36 (2.32%) iPad
11 30 (1.94%) Data Centre
12 28 (1.81%) Management Information System
13 27 (1.74%) Client/Server
14 25 (1.61%) Cryptography
15 23 (1.48%) PKI
16 22 (1.42%) Internet of Things
17 21 (1.35%) DataPower
17 21 (1.35%) N-Tier
18 20 (1.29%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 717 (46.26%) Linux
2 398 (25.68%) Unix
3 229 (14.77%) Windows
4 162 (10.45%) Mac OS X
5 73 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (4.06%) Windows Server
7 44 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 41 (2.65%) AIX
9 39 (2.52%) Solaris
10 25 (1.61%) CentOS
11 21 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 20 (1.29%) Android
12 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 14 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.77%) SUSE
17 10 (0.65%) Debian
18 8 (0.52%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
3 341 (22.00%) Configuration Management
4 308 (19.87%) Scrum
5 283 (18.26%) TDD
6 282 (18.19%) Open Source
7 246 (15.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 245 (15.81%) Web Design
9 201 (12.97%) DevOps
10 173 (11.16%) BDD
11 171 (11.03%) High Availability
11 171 (11.03%) OO
11 171 (11.03%) Web Development
12 166 (10.71%) Software Engineering
13 145 (9.35%) Automated Testing
14 135 (8.71%) SOA
15 116 (7.48%) MVC
16 111 (7.16%) Unit Testing
17 106 (6.84%) ITIL
18 103 (6.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 737 (47.55%) Java
2 417 (26.90%) JavaScript
3 363 (23.42%) Python
4 277 (17.87%) SQL
5 250 (16.13%) Ruby
6 222 (14.32%) Scala
7 168 (10.84%) Perl
8 161 (10.39%) C++
9 158 (10.19%) C#
10 131 (8.45%) C
11 92 (5.94%) Bash Shell
12 75 (4.84%) PHP
13 70 (4.52%) Shell Script
14 45 (2.90%) Jython
15 38 (2.45%) Groovy
15 38 (2.45%) PowerShell
16 32 (2.06%) Go
17 29 (1.87%) VB
18 25 (1.61%) Korn
19 19 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 147 (9.48%) Security Cleared
2 104 (6.71%) Degree
3 70 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (1.29%) GCIA
6 18 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.16%) GSEC
7 17 (1.10%) CCNP
8 16 (1.03%) GCIH
9 14 (0.90%) CISSP
9 14 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 10 (0.65%) MCSE
11 9 (0.58%) CCNA
11 9 (0.58%) MCSA
11 9 (0.58%) MCSD
12 8 (0.52%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.39%) JNCIA
13 6 (0.39%) JNCIP
13 6 (0.39%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.03%) QA
2 39 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.77%) HL7
4 9 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.45%) COBIT
5 7 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.45%) SLA
6 6 (0.39%) SEPA
7 4 (0.26%) COSO
7 4 (0.26%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.19%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.13%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.065%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.065%) JSP 440
System Software
1 99 (6.39%) Docker
2 92 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.48%) Active Directory
4 34 (2.19%) Xen
5 26 (1.68%) Squid
6 23 (1.48%) Hyper-V
7 17 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (0.84%) Firmware
9 13 (0.84%) qmail
10 11 (0.71%) KVM
11 10 (0.65%) Samba
12 9 (0.58%) NFS
13 6 (0.39%) Dovecot
13 6 (0.39%) iptables
13 6 (0.39%) LXC
13 6 (0.39%) Sendmail
13 6 (0.39%) SRDF
13 6 (0.39%) XenApp
14 5 (0.32%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 210 (13.55%) Puppet
2 104 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (3.94%) Ansible
4 60 (3.87%) Nagios
5 43 (2.77%) Graphite
6 39 (2.52%) logstash
7 29 (1.87%) Cacti
7 29 (1.87%) ZABBIX
8 26 (1.68%) Salt
9 24 (1.55%) Nessus
10 22 (1.42%) Nmap
11 19 (1.23%) Kibana
12 18 (1.16%) CA Wily
12 18 (1.16%) Grafana
12 18 (1.16%) Uchiwa
13 17 (1.10%) Tivoli
14 15 (0.97%) Ganglia
15 14 (0.90%) QRadar
16 13 (0.84%) collectd
17 12 (0.77%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 210 (13.55%) Oracle
2 165 (10.65%) IBM
3 160 (10.32%) VMware
4 127 (8.19%) Microsoft
5 100 (6.45%) Google
6 81 (5.23%) Cisco
7 76 (4.90%) Red Hat
8 48 (3.10%) F5
9 40 (2.58%) Splunk
10 38 (2.45%) Adobe
10 38 (2.45%) HP
11 31 (2.00%) ATG
12 27 (1.74%) ServiceNow
13 26 (1.68%) Apple
14 25 (1.61%) Siebel
15 23 (1.48%) SOASTA, Inc
16 22 (1.42%) CA
16 22 (1.42%) NetApp
17 21 (1.35%) TIBCO
18 20 (1.29%) SAP
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