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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 75 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing HTTP 27 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 3.18% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.30% 20.09% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 6
Median daily rate £413 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £280 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
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
203 229 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.41% 15.83% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 149 89
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016, 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 33 (68.75%) Linux
2 32 (66.67%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (52.08%) TDD
5 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
6 19 (39.58%) Relational Database
7 18 (37.50%) HTML
8 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
8 17 (35.42%) REST
9 16 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 16 (33.33%) Unix
10 15 (31.25%) Mac OS X
10 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
11 14 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (29.17%) Web Design
11 14 (29.17%) JSON
11 14 (29.17%) RESTful
12 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
12 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
12 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
12 13 (27.08%) SSL
12 13 (27.08%) MongoDB
13 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
13 12 (25.00%) iOS Development
13 12 (25.00%) Data Structures
13 12 (25.00%) Algorithms
13 12 (25.00%) Code Optimisation
13 12 (25.00%) XML

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 9 (18.75%) Apache
1 9 (18.75%) nginx
1 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.58%) IIS
2 7 (14.58%) Jetty
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) Node.js
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.08%) PowerExchange
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (20.83%) Google App Engine
2 10 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) PaaS
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) SSL
1 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) DHCP
3 7 (14.58%) FTP
3 7 (14.58%) IPsec
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) Relational Database
2 13 (27.08%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) HBase
7 1 (2.08%) MySQL
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (25.00%) Subversion
4 6 (12.50%) Travis CI
5 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.25%) Mockito
8 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 2 (4.17%) JUnit
9 1 (2.08%) Gradle
9 1 (2.08%) Hudson
9 1 (2.08%) Log4j
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) iOS Developer
4 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Digital Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Digital Transformation
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Java Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) HTML Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) MongoDB Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Angular Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) HTML
2 17 (35.42%) REST
3 14 (29.17%) JSON
3 14 (29.17%) RESTful
4 12 (25.00%) Core Animation
4 12 (25.00%) XML
5 11 (22.92%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) J2EE
6 9 (18.75%) JAX-RS
7 8 (16.67%) Dropwizard
7 8 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.50%) CSS
8 6 (12.50%) Servlets
9 5 (10.42%) Spring
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
11 3 (6.25%) Play Framework
12 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.17%) CSS3
12 2 (4.17%) Django
12 2 (4.17%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 12 (25.00%) Animation
1 12 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 12 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 12 (25.00%) iPad
1 12 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (31.25%) Mac OS X
4 12 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (52.08%) TDD
4 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
6 16 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 14 (29.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (29.17%) Web Design
8 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
9 12 (25.00%) Code Optimisation
9 12 (25.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (25.00%) Memory Management
10 11 (22.92%) BDD
11 10 (20.83%) DevOps
11 10 (20.83%) Open Source
11 10 (20.83%) Web Development
12 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
13 6 (12.50%) Microservices
13 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.42%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (8.33%) Ruby
5 3 (6.25%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Puppet
2 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) Cacti
3 5 (10.42%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Apple
1 12 (25.00%) Google
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Axway
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.08%) SaltStack