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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 188 209 186
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing HTTP 681 602 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.38% 1.14% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.78% 8.05% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 404 351
Median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £27.66 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.96% -34.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £34.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.43 £50.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-57.14% -42.85%
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
7756 7481 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.67% 14.14% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4796 4345 4154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 477 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.37% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +37 349 £475 +5.55% 180
South East -13 73 £363 -13.69% 62
Yorkshire +13 71 £500 +16.27% 41
North West +12 57 £425 +6.25% 32
North East -13 37 £298 -40.40% 4
West Midlands -20 28 £500 +66.66% 27
East Midlands +18 23 £438 -23.91% 6
East of England +22 20 £500 -9.09% 13
South West -6 18 £393 -4.26% 17
Midlands - 2 - - 2
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 677 (46.05%) Java
2 671 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 650 (44.22%) Linux
4 481 (32.72%) HTML
5 405 (27.55%) REST
6 395 (26.87%) JavaScript
7 388 (26.39%) CSS
8 359 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
9 350 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 347 (23.61%) Jenkins
11 332 (22.59%) Python
12 321 (21.84%) JSON
13 312 (21.22%) Unix
14 302 (20.54%) TCP/IP
15 300 (20.41%) XML
16 281 (19.12%) Subversion
17 274 (18.64%) Open Source
18 265 (18.03%) Scrum
18 265 (18.03%) Web Services
19 259 (17.62%) SQL
20 255 (17.35%) SSL
21 252 (17.14%) Oracle
22 249 (16.94%) Ruby
23 240 (16.33%) Windows
24 239 (16.26%) Configuration Management
25 236 (16.05%) Spring
26 217 (14.76%) RESTful
26 217 (14.76%) Apache
27 207 (14.08%) Relational Database
28 205 (13.95%) TDD

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
1 217 (14.76%) Apache
2 185 (12.59%) Tomcat
3 179 (12.18%) WebSphere
4 134 (9.12%) IIS
5 100 (6.80%) WebLogic
6 85 (5.78%) JBoss
7 72 (4.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 72 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 70 (4.76%) Confluence
9 58 (3.95%) nginx
10 55 (3.74%) IBM HTTP Server
11 44 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
12 43 (2.93%) OpenStack
13 38 (2.59%) Jetty
14 30 (2.04%) Mongrel
15 28 (1.90%) SharePoint
16 26 (1.77%) CMS
17 25 (1.70%) Apache Spark
18 21 (1.43%) MQSeries
19 19 (1.29%) Mule
Applications
1 76 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.22%) MS Project
3 17 (1.16%) MS Office
4 13 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.48%) PaintShop Pro
7 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.27%) HipChat
7 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.48%) Magento
3 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.068%) RMDS
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 127 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (4.01%) GitHub
3 55 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (1.02%) PaaS
7 13 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (0.82%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.82%) IaaS
9 11 (0.75%) Office 365
10 8 (0.54%) SaaS
11 6 (0.41%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.34%) Force.com
12 5 (0.34%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.34%) Route 53
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.20%) Boomi
14 3 (0.20%) Heroku
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 302 (20.54%) TCP/IP
2 255 (17.35%) SSL
3 199 (13.54%) DNS
4 143 (9.73%) FTP
5 127 (8.64%) LDAP
6 117 (7.96%) Internet
7 103 (7.01%) HTTPS
8 96 (6.53%) Firewall
9 89 (6.05%) DHCP
10 79 (5.37%) IPsec
11 75 (5.10%) VPN
12 51 (3.47%) SMTP
12 51 (3.47%) SSH
13 45 (3.06%) NAS
14 44 (2.99%) BGP
15 35 (2.38%) SAN
16 33 (2.24%) WAN
17 32 (2.18%) LAN
17 32 (2.18%) Network Security
18 29 (1.97%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (14.08%) Relational Database
2 190 (12.93%) MongoDB
3 185 (12.59%) PostgreSQL
4 165 (11.22%) MySQL
5 146 (9.93%) SQL Server
6 141 (9.59%) NoSQL
7 65 (4.42%) Oracle Database
8 55 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 52 (3.54%) Redis
10 39 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 36 (2.45%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.97%) Big Data
13 28 (1.90%) DB2
14 16 (1.09%) HBase
15 15 (1.02%) CouchDB
15 15 (1.02%) Neo4j
16 13 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
18 10 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
19 8 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 350 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 347 (23.61%) Jenkins
3 281 (19.12%) Subversion
4 173 (11.77%) JUnit
5 138 (9.39%) JIRA
6 108 (7.35%) Maven
7 103 (7.01%) Cucumber
8 83 (5.65%) Selenium
9 50 (3.40%) SoapUI
10 44 (2.99%) Visual Studio
11 43 (2.93%) Hudson
12 42 (2.86%) Gradle
13 37 (2.52%) Travis CI
14 31 (2.11%) Introscope
15 30 (2.04%) JMeter
16 28 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.77%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.70%) Ant
18 25 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
19 24 (1.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 123 (8.37%) Finance
2 71 (4.83%) Banking
3 56 (3.81%) Marketing
4 48 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 32 (2.18%) Retail
6 25 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.16%) Electronics
8 11 (0.75%) Publishing
9 10 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.68%) Legal
10 9 (0.61%) Games
10 9 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.54%) German Language
12 6 (0.41%) International Banking
13 5 (0.34%) Advertising
13 5 (0.34%) Back Office
13 5 (0.34%) French Language
13 5 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.34%) Local Government
14 4 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 648 (44.08%) Developer
2 205 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 118 (8.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 115 (7.82%) Architect
5 95 (6.46%) Senior Developer
6 89 (6.05%) Scala Developer
7 87 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 78 (5.31%) Consultant
9 76 (5.17%) Administrator
10 73 (4.97%) Analyst
11 51 (3.47%) Software Engineer
12 46 (3.13%) Java Scala Developer
13 44 (2.99%) C# Developer
14 43 (2.93%) Agile Developer
15 41 (2.79%) Support Engineer
16 40 (2.72%) JavaScript Developer
16 40 (2.72%) Linux Engineer
17 39 (2.65%) .NET Developer
17 39 (2.65%) Tester
18 34 (2.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (32.72%) HTML
2 405 (27.55%) REST
3 388 (26.39%) CSS
4 321 (21.84%) JSON
5 300 (20.41%) XML
6 265 (18.03%) Web Services
7 236 (16.05%) Spring
8 217 (14.76%) RESTful
9 199 (13.54%) HTML5
10 190 (12.93%) Middleware
11 176 (11.97%) .NET
12 162 (11.02%) Ajax
13 157 (10.68%) Node.js
14 156 (10.61%) CSS3
15 153 (10.41%) SOAP
16 127 (8.64%) Play Framework
17 110 (7.48%) AngularJS
18 107 (7.28%) J2EE
19 92 (6.26%) Ruby on Rails
20 90 (6.12%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 98 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (5.31%) User Experience
3 76 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 51 (3.47%) Visualisation
5 43 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 33 (2.24%) Algorithms
7 32 (2.18%) Clustering
8 30 (2.04%) iPad
9 29 (1.97%) MPEG
10 26 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 26 (1.77%) Public Cloud
11 23 (1.56%) Data Centre
11 23 (1.56%) Virtual Team
12 22 (1.50%) DataPower
13 20 (1.36%) PKI
14 19 (1.29%) Cryptography
15 17 (1.16%) W3C
16 16 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 16 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 650 (44.22%) Linux
2 312 (21.22%) Unix
3 240 (16.33%) Windows
4 91 (6.19%) Mac OS X
5 67 (4.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (4.01%) Windows Server
7 48 (3.27%) Solaris
8 38 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 26 (1.77%) AIX
10 25 (1.70%) Android
10 25 (1.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 25 (1.70%) Ubuntu
11 22 (1.50%) CoreOS
12 21 (1.43%) CentOS
12 21 (1.43%) RancherOS
13 13 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.82%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
3 274 (18.64%) Open Source
4 265 (18.03%) Scrum
5 239 (16.26%) Configuration Management
6 205 (13.95%) TDD
7 204 (13.88%) DevOps
8 183 (12.45%) Automated Testing
9 168 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 166 (11.29%) Web Design
11 156 (10.61%) OO
12 150 (10.20%) High Availability
13 145 (9.86%) Web Development
14 141 (9.59%) BDD
15 136 (9.25%) MVC
16 129 (8.78%) Microservices
17 124 (8.44%) Software Engineering
18 116 (7.89%) Front End Development
19 110 (7.48%) Continuous Delivery
19 110 (7.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 677 (46.05%) Java
2 395 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 332 (22.59%) Python
4 259 (17.62%) SQL
5 249 (16.94%) Ruby
6 186 (12.65%) C#
7 174 (11.84%) Scala
8 135 (9.18%) Perl
9 125 (8.50%) C++
10 102 (6.94%) C
11 85 (5.78%) PHP
12 78 (5.31%) Shell Script
13 73 (4.97%) Bash Shell
14 59 (4.01%) Go
15 52 (3.54%) VB
16 44 (2.99%) Jython
17 40 (2.72%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.84%) VB.NET
19 26 (1.77%) Objective-C
20 17 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 113 (7.69%) Degree
3 90 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 27 (1.84%) CISSP
6 23 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.29%) CCNP
8 18 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.95%) MCSA
9 14 (0.95%) MCSE
10 13 (0.88%) MCSD
11 12 (0.82%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.75%) CCNA
12 11 (0.75%) PMP
13 10 (0.68%) CISA
13 10 (0.68%) CISM
13 10 (0.68%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.54%) GCIH
14 8 (0.54%) ISEB
14 8 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.01%) QA
2 25 (1.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.41%) SLA
5 5 (0.34%) COBIT
5 5 (0.34%) HL7
5 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.27%) COSO
6 4 (0.27%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.20%) SDET
8 2 (0.14%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) SEPA
9 1 (0.068%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.068%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.068%) WCAG
System Software
1 134 (9.12%) Docker
2 84 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 41 (2.79%) Hyper-V
5 28 (1.90%) Xen
6 26 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (1.56%) etcd
7 23 (1.56%) flannel
8 22 (1.50%) KVM
8 22 (1.50%) NFS
9 19 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
10 17 (1.16%) SRDF
11 16 (1.09%) Firmware
12 12 (0.82%) Samba
13 11 (0.75%) Squid
14 8 (0.54%) ProxySG
15 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.41%) vSphere
17 4 (0.27%) Varnish
18 3 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 180 (12.24%) Puppet
2 96 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (3.88%) Ansible
4 31 (2.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 31 (2.11%) Nagios
5 30 (2.04%) Consul
6 27 (1.84%) Tivoli
7 26 (1.77%) Kubernetes
8 23 (1.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 21 (1.43%) Marathon
9 21 (1.43%) Mesos
9 21 (1.43%) Rancher
10 18 (1.22%) Salt
11 17 (1.16%) CA Wily
11 17 (1.16%) Kibana
11 17 (1.16%) logstash
12 16 (1.09%) Grafana
13 15 (1.02%) Graphite
13 15 (1.02%) OpenView
13 15 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 252 (17.14%) Oracle
2 160 (10.88%) IBM
3 157 (10.68%) Microsoft
4 129 (8.78%) VMware
5 105 (7.14%) Google
6 87 (5.92%) Cisco
7 61 (4.15%) Red Hat
8 58 (3.95%) F5
9 41 (2.79%) HP
10 33 (2.24%) NetApp
11 32 (2.18%) CheckPoint
12 30 (2.04%) SAP
13 27 (1.84%) ATG
13 27 (1.84%) TIBCO
14 24 (1.63%) Apple
14 24 (1.63%) Zend
15 22 (1.50%) AppDynamics
16 21 (1.43%) Adobe
17 20 (1.36%) EMC
18 18 (1.22%) Intel
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