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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 50 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 40 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.28% 0.10% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.78% 1.01% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £250 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
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
213 99 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.44% 10.01% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 59 53
Average daily rate £338 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014, 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 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 37 (74.00%) Java
3 28 (56.00%) UNIX
4 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
5 23 (46.00%) Mac OS X
5 23 (46.00%) Web Design
5 23 (46.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (46.00%) Relational Database
6 22 (44.00%) REST
7 20 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 20 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 19 (38.00%) Neo4j
9 18 (36.00%) JAX-RS
10 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
10 17 (34.00%) SSL
11 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.00%) DevOps
13 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (18.00%) Subversion
13 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
14 8 (16.00%) ITIL
15 7 (14.00%) Web Services
15 7 (14.00%) PHP
15 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
15 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
15 7 (14.00%) TDD
15 7 (14.00%) BDD
16 6 (12.00%) Open Source
16 6 (12.00%) J2EE

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) JBoss
5 3 (6.00%) Jetty
5 3 (6.00%) nginx
5 3 (6.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) ATG Dynamo
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SSL
2 15 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) DHCP
3 3 (6.00%) FTP
3 3 (6.00%) IPsec
4 1 (2.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 19 (38.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Redis
5 1 (2.00%) Riak
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Subversion
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
1 26 (52.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (4.00%) Analyst
2 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (4.00%) Administrator
2 2 (4.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Web Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (2.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (2.00%) Head of Development
3 1 (2.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (2.00%) Architect
3 1 (2.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (2.00%) Tester
3 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) REST
3 20 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 18 (36.00%) JAX-RS
5 7 (14.00%) Web Services
6 6 (12.00%) J2EE
7 5 (10.00%) .NET
8 3 (6.00%) XML
8 3 (6.00%) Servlets
9 2 (4.00%) SOAP
9 2 (4.00%) Spring
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (2.00%) ODBC
10 1 (2.00%) LAMP
10 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Open Source
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 28 (56.00%) UNIX
3 23 (46.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) Web Design
2 23 (46.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.00%) DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) TDD
7 7 (14.00%) BDD
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (10.00%) Service Management
9 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.00%) PRINCE
10 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) Java
2 7 (14.00%) PHP
3 5 (10.00%) VB
3 5 (10.00%) Ruby
3 5 (10.00%) C
3 5 (10.00%) Scala
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Xen
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
2 3 (6.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Actimize
3 1 (2.00%) BEA
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Mercator
3 1 (2.00%) ATG
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