The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 49 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.09% 1.52% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 8.89% 40.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £410 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £475 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
HTTP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 135 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.36% 17.13% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 36
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £140 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Glasgow region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Glasgow region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) XPath
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (35.00%) Microservices
4 7 (35.00%) SOA
4 7 (35.00%) Apache
4 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (35.00%) JMS
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
4 7 (35.00%) XSLT
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) XQuery
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) IBM
6 5 (25.00%) DataPower
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (25.00%) Groovy
6 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (20.00%) High Availability
7 4 (20.00%) RESTful
7 4 (20.00%) SSL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) REST
2 7 (35.00%) JMS
2 7 (35.00%) XSLT
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) OC4J
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DataPower
2 3 (15.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Arduino
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) AIX
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Microservices
1 7 (35.00%) SOA
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) XPath
2 7 (35.00%) XQuery
3 5 (25.00%) Groovy
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Atmel
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat