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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 169 233 182
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -51
Contract jobs citing HTTP 738 507 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.48% 0.98% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.14% 6.90% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 320 343
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.10 £34.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -46.93%
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
8072 7344 6799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.18% 14.21% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4974 4270 3669
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 452 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.63 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +53 383 £475 +5.55% 170
South East +4 96 £375 -6.25% 53
Yorkshire +58 74 £450 +24.13% 27
North West +8 52 £428 +7.54% 43
North East -9 43 £307 -12.28% 6
West Midlands -25 24 £488 +52.34% 18
East of England +13 23 £500 +14.28% 20
South West -8 22 £325 -13.33% 10
East Midlands +15 18 £401 -30.34% 9
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 735 (48.42%) Java
2 729 (48.02%) Agile Software Development
3 699 (46.05%) Linux
4 519 (34.19%) HTML
5 461 (30.37%) REST
6 403 (26.55%) CSS
7 390 (25.69%) JavaScript
8 383 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
9 375 (24.70%) Git (software)
10 343 (22.60%) Python
11 342 (22.53%) Jenkins
12 334 (22.00%) Unix
13 318 (20.95%) JSON
14 317 (20.88%) TCP/IP
15 312 (20.55%) XML
16 305 (20.09%) Open Source
17 290 (19.10%) Subversion
18 287 (18.91%) Web Services
19 284 (18.71%) Configuration Management
20 273 (17.98%) SQL
21 269 (17.72%) SSL
22 266 (17.52%) Scrum
23 255 (16.80%) Ruby
24 254 (16.73%) Oracle
25 244 (16.07%) Relational Database
26 242 (15.94%) Windows
27 238 (15.68%) Spring
28 233 (15.35%) TDD
29 225 (14.82%) Apache
30 222 (14.62%) 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
1 225 (14.82%) Apache
2 191 (12.58%) Tomcat
3 174 (11.46%) WebSphere
4 144 (9.49%) IIS
5 96 (6.32%) WebLogic
6 80 (5.27%) JBoss
7 76 (5.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 73 (4.81%) Confluence
9 65 (4.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 55 (3.62%) nginx
11 54 (3.56%) IBM HTTP Server
12 39 (2.57%) Jetty
13 36 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
14 28 (1.84%) SharePoint
15 27 (1.78%) OpenStack
16 25 (1.65%) MQSeries
17 23 (1.52%) Apache Spark
17 23 (1.52%) CMS
17 23 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
18 19 (1.25%) Mule
Applications
1 76 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.38%) MS Office
3 14 (0.92%) MS Project
4 12 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.26%) HipChat
6 4 (0.26%) PaintShop Pro
7 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.20%) Magento
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.066%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.066%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.066%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.066%) RMDS
6 1 (0.066%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.066%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.066%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 139 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (3.03%) GitHub
4 36 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.25%) Google App Engine
6 19 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (0.66%) Office 365
9 9 (0.59%) SaaS
10 7 (0.46%) PaaS
11 6 (0.40%) IaaS
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.26%) Force.com
13 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.20%) Boomi
14 3 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 317 (20.88%) TCP/IP
2 269 (17.72%) SSL
3 208 (13.70%) DNS
4 140 (9.22%) FTP
5 127 (8.37%) LDAP
6 117 (7.71%) Internet
7 109 (7.18%) HTTPS
8 100 (6.59%) Firewall
9 93 (6.13%) DHCP
10 80 (5.27%) IPsec
11 76 (5.01%) VPN
12 56 (3.69%) SMTP
13 48 (3.16%) NAS
13 48 (3.16%) SSH
14 44 (2.90%) BGP
15 37 (2.44%) LAN
15 37 (2.44%) SAN
15 37 (2.44%) WAN
16 32 (2.11%) Network Security
17 28 (1.84%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (16.07%) Relational Database
2 220 (14.49%) MongoDB
3 172 (11.33%) PostgreSQL
4 149 (9.82%) MySQL
5 145 (9.55%) NoSQL
5 145 (9.55%) SQL Server
6 75 (4.94%) Oracle Database
7 64 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 49 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 43 (2.83%) Redis
10 40 (2.64%) Neo4j
11 32 (2.11%) RDBMS
12 30 (1.98%) Big Data
13 26 (1.71%) DB2
14 20 (1.32%) HBase
15 12 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (0.72%) CouchDB
16 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 375 (24.70%) Git (software)
2 342 (22.53%) Jenkins
3 290 (19.10%) Subversion
4 179 (11.79%) JUnit
5 147 (9.68%) JIRA
6 118 (7.77%) Maven
7 104 (6.85%) Cucumber
8 91 (5.99%) Selenium
9 49 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 45 (2.96%) Hudson
10 45 (2.96%) SoapUI
11 44 (2.90%) Gradle
12 42 (2.77%) Travis CI
13 34 (2.24%) Introscope
14 29 (1.91%) JMeter
15 28 (1.84%) Ant
16 24 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 24 (1.58%) IntelliJ
16 24 (1.58%) Mockito
17 23 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 140 (9.22%) Finance
2 82 (5.40%) Banking
3 49 (3.23%) Marketing
4 35 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 29 (1.91%) Retail
6 18 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 11 (0.72%) Electronics
8 11 (0.72%) Publishing
9 10 (0.66%) International Banking
10 9 (0.59%) Legal
11 8 (0.53%) Games
11 8 (0.53%) German Language
11 8 (0.53%) Local Government
11 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.40%) Back Office
13 5 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.26%) French Language
15 3 (0.20%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 696 (45.85%) Developer
2 242 (15.94%) Java Developer
3 121 (7.97%) Senior Developer
4 117 (7.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 109 (7.18%) Architect
6 108 (7.11%) Scala Developer
7 86 (5.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 75 (4.94%) Consultant
9 73 (4.81%) Analyst
10 70 (4.61%) Administrator
11 54 (3.56%) Software Engineer
12 49 (3.23%) Java Scala Developer
12 49 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 48 (3.16%) C# Developer
14 46 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
15 45 (2.96%) Agile Developer
16 44 (2.90%) Digital Developer
16 44 (2.90%) Linux Engineer
17 42 (2.77%) Support Engineer
17 42 (2.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (34.19%) HTML
2 461 (30.37%) REST
3 403 (26.55%) CSS
4 318 (20.95%) JSON
5 312 (20.55%) XML
6 287 (18.91%) Web Services
7 238 (15.68%) Spring
8 222 (14.62%) RESTful
9 218 (14.36%) HTML5
10 211 (13.90%) Middleware
11 190 (12.52%) .NET
12 174 (11.46%) CSS3
13 172 (11.33%) SOAP
14 169 (11.13%) Node.js
15 166 (10.94%) Ajax
16 139 (9.16%) Play Framework
17 125 (8.23%) J2EE
18 104 (6.85%) Ruby on Rails
19 99 (6.52%) AngularJS
20 94 (6.19%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 75 (4.94%) User Experience
4 51 (3.36%) Visualisation
5 44 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 33 (2.17%) Clustering
8 31 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 31 (2.04%) iPad
8 31 (2.04%) MPEG
9 26 (1.71%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.71%) DataPower
9 26 (1.71%) Public Cloud
9 26 (1.71%) STB
9 26 (1.71%) W3C
10 25 (1.65%) Digital TV
11 24 (1.58%) Virtual Team
12 23 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.45%) Cryptography
14 21 (1.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 699 (46.05%) Linux
2 334 (22.00%) Unix
3 242 (15.94%) Windows
4 121 (7.97%) Mac OS X
5 65 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (3.89%) Windows Server
7 44 (2.90%) Solaris
8 36 (2.37%) Apple iOS
9 26 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 24 (1.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 23 (1.52%) AIX
12 22 (1.45%) Android
13 21 (1.38%) CentOS
14 16 (1.05%) Mac OS
15 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.79%) CoreOS
17 11 (0.72%) RancherOS
18 9 (0.59%) Debian
19 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
20 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (48.02%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
3 305 (20.09%) Open Source
4 284 (18.71%) Configuration Management
5 266 (17.52%) Scrum
6 233 (15.35%) TDD
7 217 (14.30%) DevOps
8 209 (13.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 207 (13.64%) Web Design
10 182 (11.99%) Automated Testing
11 165 (10.87%) OO
12 163 (10.74%) High Availability
13 162 (10.67%) Web Development
14 147 (9.68%) Software Engineering
15 144 (9.49%) BDD
16 130 (8.56%) MVC
17 125 (8.23%) SOA
18 123 (8.10%) Microservices
19 108 (7.11%) Front End Development
20 96 (6.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 735 (48.42%) Java
2 390 (25.69%) JavaScript
3 343 (22.60%) Python
4 273 (17.98%) SQL
5 255 (16.80%) Ruby
6 202 (13.31%) Scala
7 199 (13.11%) C#
8 135 (8.89%) C++
9 133 (8.76%) Perl
10 105 (6.92%) C
11 75 (4.94%) Bash Shell
12 69 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 67 (4.41%) PHP
14 51 (3.36%) Go
14 51 (3.36%) VB
15 42 (2.77%) PowerShell
16 41 (2.70%) Jython
17 26 (1.71%) VB.NET
18 20 (1.32%) Groovy
19 19 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 170 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 116 (7.64%) Degree
3 86 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 26 (1.71%) CISSP
6 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (0.92%) CCNP
8 14 (0.92%) MCSA
8 14 (0.92%) MCSE
9 13 (0.86%) MCSD
10 11 (0.72%) BC Cleared
10 11 (0.72%) CISA
10 11 (0.72%) CISM
10 11 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.72%) PMI Certification
11 10 (0.66%) GCIH
11 10 (0.66%) PMP
12 7 (0.46%) CCSA
12 7 (0.46%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.56%) QA
2 29 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.53%) HL7
5 7 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.40%) COBIT
7 5 (0.33%) SEPA
7 5 (0.33%) SLA
8 4 (0.26%) COSO
8 4 (0.26%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.20%) MiFID
10 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.13%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.066%) SDET
11 1 (0.066%) WCAG
System Software
1 116 (7.64%) Docker
2 84 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (4.87%) Active Directory
4 45 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 34 (2.24%) Xen
6 31 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (1.78%) KVM
8 23 (1.52%) NFS
8 23 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (1.38%) SRDF
10 15 (0.99%) Firmware
11 13 (0.86%) etcd
11 13 (0.86%) flannel
12 12 (0.79%) Samba
12 12 (0.79%) Squid
13 7 (0.46%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.33%) Dovecot
15 5 (0.33%) iptables
15 5 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 204 (13.44%) Puppet
2 97 (6.39%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (3.95%) Ansible
4 44 (2.90%) Nagios
5 25 (1.65%) Tivoli
6 21 (1.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 21 (1.38%) logstash
7 20 (1.32%) Consul
8 18 (1.19%) CA Wily
9 17 (1.12%) Kibana
9 17 (1.12%) Salt
10 16 (1.05%) Graphite
11 15 (0.99%) Kubernetes
11 15 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 14 (0.92%) Cacti
12 14 (0.92%) Nessus
12 14 (0.92%) OpenView
13 13 (0.86%) HAProxy
13 13 (0.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 12 (0.79%) Grafana
Vendors
1 254 (16.73%) Oracle
2 175 (11.53%) IBM
3 161 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 125 (8.23%) VMware
5 117 (7.71%) Google
6 82 (5.40%) Cisco
7 60 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 56 (3.69%) F5
9 43 (2.83%) HP
10 36 (2.37%) NetApp
11 35 (2.31%) TIBCO
12 32 (2.11%) CheckPoint
13 28 (1.84%) ATG
14 26 (1.71%) Adobe
14 26 (1.71%) Apple
15 23 (1.52%) AppDynamics
15 23 (1.52%) EMC
15 23 (1.52%) Sybase
16 22 (1.45%) DataSynapse
16 22 (1.45%) Intel
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