The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 59 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 3.51% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £506
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -8.82%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 114 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.08% 17.40% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 50 46
Median daily rate £300 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 21
Median hourly rate £41.35 £15.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.66% -49.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Watford +2 1 £450 - 1
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 11 (91.67%) Apache
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) LAMP
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Ansible
5 4 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) nginx
5 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (33.33%) Nagios
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
3 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Magento Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Solr Developer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
3 3 (25.00%) XSL
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (25.00%) Varnish
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (8.33%) vRealize
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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