The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 91 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% 0.80% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.60% 6.47% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 16
Average daily rate
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£288 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +88.09%
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West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 139 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.50% 12.40% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 86 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 56 (94.92%) Linux
2 55 (93.22%) Java
3 45 (76.27%) HTML
4 43 (72.88%) Configuration Management
5 42 (71.19%) UNIX
6 41 (69.49%) Mac OS X
6 41 (69.49%) Web Design
6 41 (69.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (62.71%) Relational Database
9 32 (54.24%) REST
10 26 (44.07%) JAX-RS
11 25 (42.37%) MongoDB
11 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
12 24 (40.68%) Neo4j
13 21 (35.59%) Git (software)
13 21 (35.59%) Subversion
14 14 (23.73%) Web Development
15 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
15 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (22.03%) VMware
15 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
15 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
15 13 (22.03%) J2EE
15 13 (22.03%) Apache
15 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
15 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
16 12 (20.34%) nginx
16 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) Apache
1 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
1 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
2 12 (20.34%) Jetty
2 12 (20.34%) nginx
2 12 (20.34%) IIS
3 8 (13.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (20.34%) Google App Engine
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (20.34%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.34%) DNS
2 12 (20.34%) SSL
2 12 (20.34%) IPsec
2 12 (20.34%) DHCP
2 12 (20.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) Relational Database
2 25 (42.37%) MongoDB
3 24 (40.68%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 21 (35.59%) Subversion
1 21 (35.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Mockito
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
4 2 (3.39%) Web Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Release Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (76.27%) HTML
2 32 (54.24%) REST
3 26 (44.07%) JAX-RS
4 25 (42.37%) Hibernate
5 13 (22.03%) J2EE
6 12 (20.34%) CSS
6 12 (20.34%) Servlets
6 12 (20.34%) .NET
7 8 (13.56%) Mustache
8 7 (11.86%) Sass
9 3 (5.08%) Spring
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
11 1 (1.69%) XML
11 1 (1.69%) XHTML
11 1 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.69%) Ajax
11 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.69%) jQuery
11 1 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.69%) User Experience
1 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (94.92%) Linux
2 42 (71.19%) UNIX
3 41 (69.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Configuration Management
2 41 (69.49%) Web Design
2 41 (69.49%) Responsive Web Design
3 39 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) Web Development
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) TDD
7 9 (15.25%) Open Source
7 9 (15.25%) BDD
8 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.78%) DevOps
11 2 (3.39%) MVC
11 2 (3.39%) CRM
11 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.69%) Scrum
12 1 (1.69%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.69%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.34%) Xen
3 1 (1.69%) QEMU
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) Google
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) BEA
3 1 (1.69%) ATG
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (1.69%) hybris
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