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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 138 178 166
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 381 297 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.76% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.10% 9.95% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 164 229
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £160.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
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
2908 2984 2766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.43% 13.39% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1997 1958 1848
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 94 81
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +29 46 £525 +13.51% 43
Croydon +1 16 £380 -1.93% 2
Docklands, London +13 7 £430 -33.84%
Westminster - 4 £538 -
Wimbledon -1 2 £463 +51.02%
Greenford -3 1 £345 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £470 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 360 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (50.14%) Java
3 328 (46.33%) Linux
4 218 (30.79%) REST
5 207 (29.24%) Unix
6 195 (27.54%) Web Services
7 192 (27.12%) Git (software)
8 189 (26.69%) HTML
9 183 (25.85%) Python
10 176 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
11 173 (24.44%) JavaScript
12 169 (23.87%) TCP/IP
13 160 (22.60%) TDD
14 156 (22.03%) Jenkins
15 141 (19.92%) OO
16 135 (19.07%) Subversion
17 131 (18.50%) Configuration Management
17 131 (18.50%) DevOps
18 130 (18.36%) MongoDB
18 130 (18.36%) CSS
19 129 (18.22%) SQL
20 121 (17.09%) SSL
21 120 (16.95%) XML
22 117 (16.53%) Scrum
23 114 (16.10%) Apache
24 112 (15.82%) Ruby
25 111 (15.68%) BDD
26 110 (15.54%) Node.js
26 110 (15.54%) Relational Database
26 110 (15.54%) Maven

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
1 114 (16.10%) Apache
2 110 (15.54%) Node.js
3 78 (11.02%) Tomcat
4 65 (9.18%) WebSphere
5 49 (6.92%) IIS
6 41 (5.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 40 (5.65%) WebLogic
8 39 (5.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 35 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 30 (4.24%) Jetty
11 20 (2.82%) Apache Spark
12 14 (1.98%) MQSeries
12 14 (1.98%) nginx
13 13 (1.84%) JBoss
14 12 (1.69%) Mule
14 12 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
15 11 (1.55%) Confluence
16 10 (1.41%) LiveCycle
17 7 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
18 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 20 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.13%) MS Office
3 7 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.71%) HipChat
4 5 (0.71%) MS Project
5 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
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
1 104 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (2.54%) GitHub
5 10 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.56%) Heroku
9 3 (0.42%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.28%) Office 365
10 2 (0.28%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.14%) IaaS
11 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (23.87%) TCP/IP
2 121 (17.09%) SSL
3 102 (14.41%) DNS
4 62 (8.76%) Internet
5 54 (7.63%) LDAP
6 46 (6.50%) FTP
7 45 (6.36%) Firewall
8 34 (4.80%) VPN
9 28 (3.95%) HTTPS
9 28 (3.95%) SMTP
10 27 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 25 (3.53%) IPsec
12 24 (3.39%) DHCP
13 20 (2.82%) Network Security
14 18 (2.54%) LAN
15 16 (2.26%) NAS
15 16 (2.26%) SAN
15 16 (2.26%) SSH
16 15 (2.12%) WAN
17 13 (1.84%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.36%) MongoDB
2 110 (15.54%) Relational Database
3 107 (15.11%) NoSQL
4 76 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
5 72 (10.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 71 (10.03%) SQL Server
7 68 (9.60%) MySQL
8 49 (6.92%) Oracle Database
9 27 (3.81%) Redis
10 25 (3.53%) Big Data
11 24 (3.39%) Hadoop
12 21 (2.97%) RDBMS
13 20 (2.82%) Neo4j
14 11 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.27%) HBase
16 7 (0.99%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
17 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
18 5 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 192 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 156 (22.03%) Jenkins
3 135 (19.07%) Subversion
4 110 (15.54%) Maven
5 75 (10.59%) Cucumber
6 61 (8.62%) Gradle
7 55 (7.77%) JIRA
8 45 (6.36%) JUnit
9 40 (5.65%) Hudson
10 36 (5.08%) Mockito
11 31 (4.38%) Selenium
12 26 (3.67%) JMeter
13 23 (3.25%) Introscope
14 20 (2.82%) Ant
15 18 (2.54%) LoadRunner
16 16 (2.26%) Visual Studio
17 14 (1.98%) Protractor
17 14 (1.98%) Travis CI
18 13 (1.84%) gulp
19 12 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (12.01%) Finance
2 32 (4.52%) Banking
3 18 (2.54%) Financial Institution
4 15 (2.12%) Retail
5 14 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.55%) Marketing
7 10 (1.41%) Publishing
8 9 (1.27%) Games
9 7 (0.99%) Local Government
9 7 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.71%) Front Office
10 5 (0.71%) International Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Legal
11 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.42%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Electronics
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 330 (46.61%) Developer
2 124 (17.51%) Java Developer
3 68 (9.60%) Senior Developer
4 56 (7.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (5.93%) Analyst
6 39 (5.51%) Architect
7 38 (5.37%) Administrator
8 37 (5.23%) Python Developer
8 37 (5.23%) Scala Developer
9 34 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 33 (4.66%) Agile Developer
11 31 (4.38%) Consultant
12 29 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 27 (3.81%) Full Stack Developer
13 27 (3.81%) Tester
14 24 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 22 (3.11%) Agile Java Developer
16 18 (2.54%) WebSphere Administrator
17 17 (2.40%) .NET Developer
17 17 (2.40%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (30.79%) REST
2 195 (27.54%) Web Services
3 189 (26.69%) HTML
4 130 (18.36%) CSS
5 120 (16.95%) XML
6 103 (14.55%) Middleware
7 97 (13.70%) Spring
8 92 (12.99%) JSON
8 92 (12.99%) RESTful
9 87 (12.29%) .NET
10 65 (9.18%) SOAP
11 60 (8.47%) AngularJS
12 50 (7.06%) HTML5
13 45 (6.36%) Ajax
14 44 (6.21%) Akka
15 43 (6.07%) Play Framework
16 42 (5.93%) JAX-RS
17 40 (5.65%) JMS
18 38 (5.37%) J2EE
18 38 (5.37%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.51%) Algorithms
4 31 (4.38%) Data Structures
5 21 (2.97%) Clustering
5 21 (2.97%) User Experience
6 18 (2.54%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.40%) iPad
7 17 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.40%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.26%) MPEG
9 15 (2.12%) Device Driver
10 14 (1.98%) Fat Client
10 14 (1.98%) Interactive TV
10 14 (1.98%) STB
10 14 (1.98%) Thin Client
10 14 (1.98%) W3C
11 12 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.69%) DTV
12 11 (1.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 328 (46.33%) Linux
2 207 (29.24%) Unix
3 82 (11.58%) Windows
4 57 (8.05%) Mac OS X
5 33 (4.66%) Windows Server
6 21 (2.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.26%) Solaris
8 14 (1.98%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.69%) AIX
10 11 (1.55%) Mac OS
11 9 (1.27%) Android
12 8 (1.13%) CentOS
12 8 (1.13%) SUSE
13 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.85%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.56%) Debian
15 4 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
3 160 (22.60%) TDD
4 141 (19.92%) OO
5 131 (18.50%) Configuration Management
5 131 (18.50%) DevOps
6 117 (16.53%) Scrum
7 111 (15.68%) BDD
8 104 (14.69%) Open Source
9 85 (12.01%) Pair Programming
10 79 (11.16%) High Availability
10 79 (11.16%) Multithreading
11 70 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 67 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
13 65 (9.18%) Web Design
14 55 (7.77%) ITIL
14 55 (7.77%) Microservices
15 52 (7.34%) SDLC
16 51 (7.20%) Web Development
17 47 (6.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 355 (50.14%) Java
2 183 (25.85%) Python
3 173 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 129 (18.22%) SQL
5 112 (15.82%) Ruby
6 94 (13.28%) Perl
7 73 (10.31%) Scala
8 65 (9.18%) C++
9 56 (7.91%) C#
10 47 (6.64%) Shell Script
11 37 (5.23%) Bash Shell
12 35 (4.94%) PHP
13 34 (4.80%) C
14 33 (4.66%) Go
15 26 (3.67%) Jython
16 22 (3.11%) Groovy
16 22 (3.11%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.84%) ANSI C
18 10 (1.41%) XPath
19 9 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 72 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 56 (7.91%) Degree
3 39 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.41%) GCIA
6 9 (1.27%) GSEC
7 8 (1.13%) CISSP
8 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.85%) GCIH
9 5 (0.71%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.71%) CCNA
9 5 (0.71%) CCNP
10 4 (0.56%) GCED
10 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.56%) JNCIP
10 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.56%) PMP
11 3 (0.42%) CISA
11 3 (0.42%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.42%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.51%) QA
2 15 (2.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (1.41%) HL7
4 6 (0.85%) SEPA
5 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.42%) MiFID
6 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (10.88%) Docker
2 40 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.67%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.98%) Xen
5 11 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.55%) NFS
6 10 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.27%) KVM
7 9 (1.27%) SRDF
8 8 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.13%) Squid
9 6 (0.85%) LXC
10 5 (0.71%) Samba
11 4 (0.56%) Firmware
12 3 (0.42%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.28%) Ceph
13 2 (0.28%) etcd
13 2 (0.28%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.28%) Postfix
13 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (14.83%) Puppet
2 55 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (6.64%) Ansible
4 20 (2.82%) Nagios
5 18 (2.54%) Salt
6 17 (2.40%) logstash
7 15 (2.12%) Graphite
8 14 (1.98%) Grafana
8 14 (1.98%) Kibana
8 14 (1.98%) Nessus
8 14 (1.98%) Uchiwa
9 12 (1.69%) Nmap
10 7 (0.99%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.85%) QRadar
12 5 (0.71%) Cacti
12 5 (0.71%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.56%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.56%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 109 (15.40%) Oracle
2 70 (9.89%) VMware
3 66 (9.32%) IBM
4 49 (6.92%) Microsoft
5 37 (5.23%) Cisco
6 27 (3.81%) ATG
7 22 (3.11%) HP
7 22 (3.11%) Red Hat
8 20 (2.82%) AppDynamics
8 20 (2.82%) Splunk
9 19 (2.68%) F5
10 17 (2.40%) Google
11 16 (2.26%) NetApp
12 15 (2.12%) TIBCO
13 14 (1.98%) Adobe
14 13 (1.84%) Apple
14 13 (1.84%) OpenTV
14 13 (1.84%) Siebel
14 13 (1.84%) Sybase
15 12 (1.69%) DataSynapse
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