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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 77 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.55% 0.67% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 4.90% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 9
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£428 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-55.10% +172.22%
HTTP
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
208 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.91% 13.74% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 89 72
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 69 (90.79%) Linux
2 67 (88.16%) Java
3 59 (77.63%) HTML
4 52 (68.42%) UNIX
5 51 (67.11%) Mac OS X
5 51 (67.11%) Web Design
5 51 (67.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (63.16%) Relational Database
8 44 (57.89%) Configuration Management
9 43 (56.58%) REST
10 33 (43.42%) JAX-RS
11 32 (42.11%) MongoDB
12 31 (40.79%) Git (software)
12 31 (40.79%) Neo4j
12 31 (40.79%) Subversion
13 27 (35.53%) Hibernate
14 23 (30.26%) Web Development
15 21 (27.63%) TDD
16 20 (26.32%) BDD
17 19 (25.00%) Tomcat
18 17 (22.37%) J2EE
18 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
19 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
20 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
20 14 (18.42%) VMware
20 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
21 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
21 13 (17.11%) SSL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
3 13 (17.11%) Apache
4 12 (15.79%) IIS
4 12 (15.79%) Jetty
4 12 (15.79%) nginx
5 7 (9.21%) Node.js
6 5 (6.58%) JBoss
6 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.32%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (15.79%) Google App Engine
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.11%) SSL
3 12 (15.79%) IPsec
3 12 (15.79%) DNS
3 12 (15.79%) DHCP
3 12 (15.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 32 (42.11%) MongoDB
3 31 (40.79%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Subversion
1 31 (40.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.53%) Mockito
3 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.53%) Maven
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
4 5 (6.58%) JUnit
4 5 (6.58%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (78.95%) Developer
2 42 (55.26%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (2.63%) Senior Developer
5 2 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (2.63%) Web Engineer
6 1 (1.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.32%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (1.32%) Linux Developer
6 1 (1.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.32%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.32%) Programmer
6 1 (1.32%) Analyst
6 1 (1.32%) Web Developer
6 1 (1.32%) Release Engineer
6 1 (1.32%) Python Developer
6 1 (1.32%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (77.63%) HTML
2 43 (56.58%) REST
3 33 (43.42%) JAX-RS
4 27 (35.53%) Hibernate
5 17 (22.37%) J2EE
6 12 (15.79%) .NET
6 12 (15.79%) Servlets
7 11 (14.47%) CSS
8 7 (9.21%) Mustache
9 6 (7.89%) Sass
10 5 (6.58%) XML
11 4 (5.26%) Web Services
12 3 (3.95%) Spring
13 1 (1.32%) Ajax
13 1 (1.32%) Spring MVC
13 1 (1.32%) jQuery
13 1 (1.32%) HTML5
13 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
13 1 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.32%) User Experience
1 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 69 (90.79%) Linux
2 52 (68.42%) UNIX
3 51 (67.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) Web Design
1 51 (67.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (57.89%) Configuration Management
4 23 (30.26%) Web Development
5 21 (27.63%) TDD
6 20 (26.32%) BDD
7 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.84%) Open Source
9 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.26%) DevOps
13 3 (3.95%) CRM
14 2 (2.63%) MVC
15 1 (1.32%) Scrum
15 1 (1.32%) ATDD
15 1 (1.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (88.16%) Java
2 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.89%) SQL
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.79%) Xen
3 1 (1.32%) QEMU
3 1 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Puppet
2 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) VMware
2 12 (15.79%) Google
2 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) BEA
3 5 (6.58%) ATG
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
3 5 (6.58%) hybris
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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