The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 135 181 161
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 396 302 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.85% 1.30% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 9.78% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 184 214
Median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £19.23 £19.72 £95.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -79.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2971 3088 2795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.92% 13.26% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2024 2003 1791
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 91 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in London

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in London

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in London

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in London

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 55 £525 +10.52% 34
Croydon -1 19 £386 -0.32%
Westminster - 11 £525 - 1
Docklands, London +13 7 £440 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £470 -
Wimbledon -1 2 £463 +37.03% 1
Hammersmith +4 1 £525 -
Brentford - 1 £200 -
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
Feltham - 1 - -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 370 (51.68%) Java
2 352 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (45.81%) Linux
4 221 (30.87%) REST
5 193 (26.96%) HTML
6 192 (26.82%) Unix
7 183 (25.56%) Web Services
8 180 (25.14%) Git (software)
9 171 (23.88%) Python
10 168 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
11 167 (23.32%) JavaScript
12 166 (23.18%) Jenkins
13 151 (21.09%) TCP/IP
13 151 (21.09%) TDD
14 140 (19.55%) SQL
15 137 (19.13%) OO
16 135 (18.85%) DevOps
17 133 (18.58%) CSS
18 132 (18.44%) XML
18 132 (18.44%) Subversion
19 131 (18.30%) MongoDB
20 126 (17.60%) Configuration Management
21 122 (17.04%) Oracle
22 120 (16.76%) SSL
23 116 (16.20%) Scrum
23 116 (16.20%) Middleware
24 113 (15.78%) Apache
25 110 (15.36%) Ruby
26 109 (15.22%) Node.js
27 108 (15.08%) NoSQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 113 (15.78%) Apache
2 80 (11.17%) Tomcat
3 67 (9.36%) WebSphere
4 50 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 49 (6.84%) IIS
6 40 (5.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 37 (5.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 32 (4.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (3.49%) Jetty
10 22 (3.07%) Apache Spark
11 15 (2.09%) Oracle Coherence
12 14 (1.96%) JBoss
13 13 (1.82%) Confluence
13 13 (1.82%) MQSeries
14 12 (1.68%) Mule
15 11 (1.54%) nginx
16 10 (1.40%) LiveCycle
17 9 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (1.26%) Oracle Service Bus
18 8 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (0.98%) MS Project
3 5 (0.70%) MS Office
4 4 (0.56%) HipChat
5 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.28%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 94 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.63%) GitHub
3 24 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.84%) Office 365
7 5 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.56%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.42%) Heroku
10 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.14%) IaaS
11 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.14%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (21.09%) TCP/IP
2 120 (16.76%) SSL
3 102 (14.25%) DNS
4 74 (10.34%) LDAP
5 54 (7.54%) Internet
6 45 (6.28%) FTP
7 38 (5.31%) Firewall
8 29 (4.05%) HTTPS
8 29 (4.05%) VPN
9 27 (3.77%) SMTP
10 24 (3.35%) IPsec
11 20 (2.79%) NAS
12 19 (2.65%) DHCP
12 19 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (2.51%) LAN
14 17 (2.37%) SAN
15 16 (2.23%) WAN
16 15 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (2.09%) Kerberos
17 14 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.30%) MongoDB
2 108 (15.08%) NoSQL
3 107 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 95 (13.27%) SQL Server
5 73 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
6 68 (9.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 67 (9.36%) MySQL
8 62 (8.66%) Oracle Database
9 33 (4.61%) Redis
10 28 (3.91%) Big Data
11 27 (3.77%) Hadoop
12 19 (2.65%) Neo4j
12 19 (2.65%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.68%) HBase
14 10 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (1.12%) CouchDB
16 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 180 (25.14%) Git (software)
2 166 (23.18%) Jenkins
3 132 (18.44%) Subversion
4 101 (14.11%) Maven
5 74 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 62 (8.66%) JIRA
7 56 (7.82%) Gradle
8 53 (7.40%) JUnit
9 40 (5.59%) Hudson
10 32 (4.47%) Selenium
11 29 (4.05%) Mockito
12 25 (3.49%) JMeter
13 22 (3.07%) Introscope
14 18 (2.51%) Ant
14 18 (2.51%) Visual Studio
15 17 (2.37%) Protractor
15 17 (2.37%) SoapUI
16 13 (1.82%) LoadRunner
16 13 (1.82%) Travis CI
17 12 (1.68%) Grunt
General
1 81 (11.31%) Finance
2 32 (4.47%) Banking
3 17 (2.37%) Financial Institution
3 17 (2.37%) Retail
4 16 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.54%) Marketing
6 9 (1.26%) Publishing
7 8 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (0.98%) Local Government
9 6 (0.84%) Games
9 6 (0.84%) Legal
10 5 (0.70%) International Banking
10 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.42%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Electronics
12 3 (0.42%) Front Office
13 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 309 (43.16%) Developer
2 117 (16.34%) Java Developer
3 65 (9.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 63 (8.80%) Senior Developer
5 45 (6.28%) Architect
6 43 (6.01%) Scala Developer
7 41 (5.73%) Analyst
8 39 (5.45%) Consultant
9 38 (5.31%) Administrator
10 32 (4.47%) Tester
11 30 (4.19%) Agile Developer
12 28 (3.91%) Python Developer
12 28 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
13 26 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (3.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 22 (3.07%) Full Stack Developer
16 20 (2.79%) .NET Developer
16 20 (2.79%) Agile Java Developer
17 19 (2.65%) C# Developer
18 18 (2.51%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (30.87%) REST
2 193 (26.96%) HTML
3 183 (25.56%) Web Services
4 133 (18.58%) CSS
5 132 (18.44%) XML
6 116 (16.20%) Middleware
7 109 (15.22%) Node.js
8 99 (13.83%) RESTful
9 98 (13.69%) .NET
10 94 (13.13%) Spring
11 89 (12.43%) JSON
12 67 (9.36%) SOAP
13 57 (7.96%) AngularJS
14 51 (7.12%) HTML5
15 49 (6.84%) Akka
15 49 (6.84%) Play Framework
16 44 (6.15%) JAX-RS
17 42 (5.87%) Ajax
18 39 (5.45%) JMS
19 38 (5.31%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.33%) Algorithms
4 23 (3.21%) Data Structures
5 22 (3.07%) User Experience
6 20 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.51%) Hedge funds
8 17 (2.37%) Clustering
8 17 (2.37%) Device Driver
8 17 (2.37%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.23%) W3C
10 14 (1.96%) iPad
11 13 (1.82%) MPEG
11 13 (1.82%) STB
12 12 (1.68%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.54%) Data Extraction
13 11 (1.54%) Fat Client
13 11 (1.54%) Thin Client
14 10 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 328 (45.81%) Linux
2 192 (26.82%) Unix
3 79 (11.03%) Windows
4 55 (7.68%) Mac OS X
5 26 (3.63%) Windows Server
6 21 (2.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 20 (2.79%) Solaris
8 15 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.54%) Mac OS
10 10 (1.40%) AIX
10 10 (1.40%) Android
11 6 (0.84%) CentOS
12 5 (0.70%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.56%) Debian
13 4 (0.56%) RancherOS
13 4 (0.56%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
3 151 (21.09%) TDD
4 137 (19.13%) OO
5 135 (18.85%) DevOps
6 126 (17.60%) Configuration Management
7 116 (16.20%) Scrum
8 106 (14.80%) BDD
9 98 (13.69%) Open Source
10 86 (12.01%) High Availability
11 83 (11.59%) Pair Programming
12 76 (10.61%) Multithreading
13 74 (10.34%) Software Engineering
14 68 (9.50%) Responsive Web Design
15 66 (9.22%) Web Design
16 58 (8.10%) ITIL
17 57 (7.96%) Microservices
18 56 (7.82%) SDLC
19 51 (7.12%) Web Development
20 46 (6.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 370 (51.68%) Java
2 171 (23.88%) Python
3 167 (23.32%) JavaScript
4 140 (19.55%) SQL
5 110 (15.36%) Ruby
6 89 (12.43%) Perl
7 79 (11.03%) Scala
8 69 (9.64%) C#
9 52 (7.26%) C++
10 48 (6.70%) Shell Script
11 35 (4.89%) Go
12 31 (4.33%) Bash Shell
13 29 (4.05%) PowerShell
14 27 (3.77%) C
15 25 (3.49%) PHP
16 24 (3.35%) Jython
17 18 (2.51%) Groovy
18 15 (2.09%) VB
19 10 (1.40%) ANSI C
20 9 (1.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 68 (9.50%) Degree
3 44 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.23%) CISSP
5 14 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.54%) CISA
6 11 (1.54%) CISM
7 8 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.98%) PMP
9 6 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.84%) GCIA
10 5 (0.70%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.70%) GSEC
11 3 (0.42%) GCIH
11 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.28%) CCNA
12 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.28%) ISEB
12 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.31%) QA
2 15 (2.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (1.40%) HL7
4 6 (0.84%) SEPA
5 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.42%) MiFID
6 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 80 (11.17%) Docker
2 43 (6.01%) Active Directory
3 39 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.51%) Xen
5 15 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.09%) NFS
6 13 (1.82%) KVM
6 13 (1.82%) SRDF
6 13 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.12%) Squid
9 6 (0.84%) etcd
9 6 (0.84%) flannel
9 6 (0.84%) LXC
9 6 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.70%) Samba
11 4 (0.56%) Firmware
12 3 (0.42%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.28%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 101 (14.11%) Puppet
2 52 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (6.15%) Ansible
4 19 (2.65%) Nagios
5 16 (2.23%) logstash
6 13 (1.82%) Kibana
6 13 (1.82%) Salt
7 12 (1.68%) Grafana
8 11 (1.54%) Graphite
9 10 (1.40%) Uchiwa
10 8 (1.12%) Kubernetes
11 7 (0.98%) Nessus
12 6 (0.84%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (0.84%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.70%) Cacti
13 5 (0.70%) Nmap
14 4 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (17.04%) Oracle
2 69 (9.64%) IBM
3 67 (9.36%) VMware
4 63 (8.80%) Microsoft
5 43 (6.01%) Cisco
6 27 (3.77%) ATG
7 20 (2.79%) AppDynamics
8 19 (2.65%) F5
8 19 (2.65%) NetApp
9 18 (2.51%) Splunk
10 17 (2.37%) CheckPoint
10 17 (2.37%) TIBCO
11 16 (2.23%) Google
11 16 (2.23%) HP
11 16 (2.23%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.09%) Sybase
13 14 (1.96%) Adobe
13 14 (1.96%) DataSynapse
14 13 (1.82%) EMC
14 13 (1.82%) Intel
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