The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 44 79 41
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -38
Contract jobs citing HTTP 38 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.45% 1.19% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.03% 9.88% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 31
Median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £502 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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
165 172 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.00% 12.06% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 116 128
Median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 34 (55.74%) Python
3 32 (52.46%) Relational Database
4 31 (50.82%) CSS
4 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
5 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
6 29 (47.54%) Java
7 27 (44.26%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (42.62%) RESTful
8 26 (42.62%) Scrum
8 26 (42.62%) REST
9 25 (40.98%) CSS3
9 25 (40.98%) HTML5
9 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
10 24 (39.34%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (39.34%) Web Design
10 24 (39.34%) Automated Testing
10 24 (39.34%) Ruby
11 23 (37.70%) Django
11 23 (37.70%) Subversion
11 23 (37.70%) Scala
11 23 (37.70%) MVC
11 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
12 22 (36.07%) JSON
12 22 (36.07%) Google
13 20 (32.79%) Ajax
14 19 (31.15%) Open Source
14 19 (31.15%) JUnit

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 17 (27.87%) Confluence
2 7 (11.48%) Apache
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.20%) OpenStack
3 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (8.20%) IaaS
1 5 (8.20%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) Internet
2 12 (19.67%) DNS
3 8 (13.11%) LDAP
4 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.56%) BIG-IP
6 4 (6.56%) Extranet
6 4 (6.56%) Intranet
6 4 (6.56%) SMTP
6 4 (6.56%) SSL
7 3 (4.92%) SSH
8 2 (3.28%) AMQP
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (52.46%) Relational Database
2 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.03%) MySQL
3 11 (18.03%) Redis
4 9 (14.75%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (8.20%) HBase
8 4 (6.56%) Riak
9 2 (3.28%) Informix
10 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
2 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
3 23 (37.70%) Subversion
4 19 (31.15%) JUnit
5 17 (27.87%) JIRA
6 6 (9.84%) PHPUnit
7 5 (8.20%) Grunt
7 5 (8.20%) Maven
7 5 (8.20%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) iGaming
2 1 (1.64%) Law
2 1 (1.64%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Scala Developer
5 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Server Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.92%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 31 (50.82%) CSS
3 26 (42.62%) REST
3 26 (42.62%) RESTful
4 25 (40.98%) CSS3
4 25 (40.98%) HTML5
5 23 (37.70%) Django
6 22 (36.07%) JSON
7 20 (32.79%) Ajax
8 17 (27.87%) Guice
8 17 (27.87%) Play Framework
8 17 (27.87%) Ruby on Rails
8 17 (27.87%) Spring
8 17 (27.87%) Spring MVC
9 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.48%) LAMP
10 6 (9.84%) EclipseLink
10 6 (9.84%) Flask
10 6 (9.84%) Laravel
10 6 (9.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) User Experience
2 8 (13.11%) Replication
3 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.92%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.92%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.28%) Animation
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.28%) iPhone
6 2 (3.28%) RIA
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Unix
3 7 (11.48%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.20%) CoreOS
5 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) Configuration Management
3 27 (44.26%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (42.62%) Scrum
5 24 (39.34%) Automated Testing
5 24 (39.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (39.34%) Web Design
6 23 (37.70%) MVC
7 19 (31.15%) Open Source
8 17 (27.87%) Web Development
9 16 (26.23%) OWASP
10 15 (24.59%) Mentoring
11 14 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (21.31%) Front End Development
12 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
13 10 (16.39%) Line Management
14 9 (14.75%) DevOps
15 7 (11.48%) TDD
15 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
16 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) Python
2 29 (47.54%) Java
3 24 (39.34%) Ruby
4 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 23 (37.70%) Scala
5 18 (29.51%) C#
6 13 (21.31%) PHP
7 10 (16.39%) SQL
8 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.92%) Go
9 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.28%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) Delphi
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
1 5 (8.20%) HDFS
1 5 (8.20%) VirtualBox
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Firmware
3 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.28%) vCloud
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.48%) Ansible
3 7 (11.48%) Salt
4 5 (8.20%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.20%) Nagios
4 5 (8.20%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Google
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Zend
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 5 (8.20%) New Relic
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) Rackspace
4 5 (8.20%) SaltStack
4 5 (8.20%) Splunk
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) F5
6 2 (3.28%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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