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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 155 200 150
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -50
Contract jobs citing HTTP 364 289 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.60% 1.24% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.15% 10.09% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 234 235
Median daily rate £475 £426 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-55.41% -32.72%
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
3264 2864 3250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.30% 12.30% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2100 1896 2089
Median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 83 92
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

HTTP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 +17 74 £550 +27.90% 49
Croydon -1 16 £380 -7.87%
Westminster - 10 £550 -
Feltham - 4 £468 -
New Malden - 3 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £275 -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
Wimbledon - 1 £275 - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 369 (48.49%) Java
2 342 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (40.87%) Linux
4 228 (29.96%) REST
5 219 (28.78%) HTML
6 214 (28.12%) JavaScript
7 211 (27.73%) Python
8 191 (25.10%) Web Services
9 184 (24.18%) SQL
10 178 (23.39%) Jenkins
11 176 (23.13%) XML
12 167 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
13 164 (21.55%) Git (software)
14 162 (21.29%) CSS
15 154 (20.24%) DevOps
16 150 (19.71%) JSON
17 147 (19.32%) Unix
18 140 (18.40%) TDD
19 138 (18.13%) TCP/IP
20 136 (17.87%) SSL
21 132 (17.35%) Scrum
22 122 (16.03%) RESTful
23 121 (15.90%) Oracle
24 120 (15.77%) MongoDB
25 112 (14.72%) Ruby
26 111 (14.59%) NoSQL
26 111 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
27 110 (14.45%) Configuration Management
28 107 (14.06%) Puppet
28 107 (14.06%) High Availability

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
1 104 (13.67%) Apache
2 72 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 69 (9.07%) Tomcat
4 55 (7.23%) WebLogic
5 33 (4.34%) IIS
6 29 (3.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 29 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
7 27 (3.55%) Apache Spark
8 25 (3.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 23 (3.02%) OpenStack
10 19 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (2.37%) JBoss
12 16 (2.10%) Mule
13 14 (1.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 13 (1.71%) Confluence
14 13 (1.71%) nginx
15 11 (1.45%) SharePoint
16 10 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
17 8 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.31%) MS Project
4 8 (1.05%) PaintShop Pro
5 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.53%) HipChat
6 3 (0.39%) MS Office
6 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Magento
1 5 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 111 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (5.52%) GitHub
4 12 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.18%) Office 365
6 9 (1.18%) PaaS
7 7 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.66%) Route 53
8 5 (0.66%) SaaS
9 3 (0.39%) Force.com
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.26%) Heroku
10 2 (0.26%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.26%) Veeva
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 138 (18.13%) TCP/IP
2 136 (17.87%) SSL
3 78 (10.25%) DNS
4 74 (9.72%) LDAP
5 46 (6.04%) FTP
6 43 (5.65%) Firewall
6 43 (5.65%) HTTPS
7 42 (5.52%) Internet
8 31 (4.07%) MQTT
8 31 (4.07%) RTSP
9 28 (3.68%) Kerberos
10 23 (3.02%) DHCP
10 23 (3.02%) VPN
11 19 (2.50%) NAS
11 19 (2.50%) SAN
12 18 (2.37%) LAN
12 18 (2.37%) WAN
13 17 (2.23%) IPsec
13 17 (2.23%) SMTP
14 15 (1.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (15.77%) MongoDB
2 111 (14.59%) NoSQL
3 103 (13.53%) MySQL
4 89 (11.70%) SQL Server
5 88 (11.56%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (8.15%) Relational Database
7 44 (5.78%) Oracle Database
8 39 (5.12%) Redis
9 37 (4.86%) Big Data
10 30 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (2.63%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.50%) CouchDB
13 17 (2.23%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.18%) DB2
16 9 (1.18%) HBase
17 8 (1.05%) Apache Hive
17 8 (1.05%) Triplestore
18 6 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 178 (23.39%) Jenkins
2 164 (21.55%) Git (software)
3 105 (13.80%) Subversion
4 75 (9.86%) Maven
5 54 (7.10%) Cucumber
6 53 (6.96%) JIRA
7 43 (5.65%) JUnit
8 30 (3.94%) SoapUI
9 29 (3.81%) Hudson
10 24 (3.15%) Gradle
11 23 (3.02%) JMeter
11 23 (3.02%) Selenium
12 22 (2.89%) gulp
13 20 (2.63%) Visual Studio
14 19 (2.50%) Ant
14 19 (2.50%) Bitbucket
14 19 (2.50%) IntelliJ
14 19 (2.50%) Vagrant
15 17 (2.23%) Introscope
15 17 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (8.28%) Finance
2 27 (3.55%) Retail
3 26 (3.42%) Banking
4 23 (3.02%) Marketing
5 20 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.23%) Publishing
7 13 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.45%) Legal
9 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.53%) Electronics
10 4 (0.53%) Games
10 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.53%) Law
11 3 (0.39%) Advertising
11 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.39%) French Language
11 3 (0.39%) German Language
11 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.39%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 312 (41.00%) Developer
2 94 (12.35%) Java Developer
3 81 (10.64%) Architect
4 76 (9.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 58 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 41 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
7 36 (4.73%) Consultant
7 36 (4.73%) Scala Developer
8 31 (4.07%) Analyst
8 31 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 30 (3.94%) Software Engineer
10 29 (3.81%) Administrator
11 26 (3.42%) Python Developer
11 26 (3.42%) Tester
12 23 (3.02%) Agile Developer
13 22 (2.89%) AWS Engineer
13 22 (2.89%) C# Developer
13 22 (2.89%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (2.63%) AWS DevOps
14 20 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (29.96%) REST
2 219 (28.78%) HTML
3 191 (25.10%) Web Services
4 176 (23.13%) XML
5 162 (21.29%) CSS
6 150 (19.71%) JSON
7 122 (16.03%) RESTful
8 104 (13.67%) Middleware
9 94 (12.35%) Node.js
10 92 (12.09%) AngularJS
11 85 (11.17%) .NET
12 83 (10.91%) Spring
13 74 (9.72%) HTML5
14 72 (9.46%) SOAP
15 69 (9.07%) jQuery
16 54 (7.10%) Ajax
17 48 (6.31%) CSS3
18 42 (5.52%) Kafka
18 42 (5.52%) Play Framework
19 40 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.31%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.07%) User Experience
3 31 (4.07%) Video on Demand
4 27 (3.55%) Public Cloud
5 23 (3.02%) DataPower
6 21 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.76%) Visualisation
7 19 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 16 (2.10%) W3C
9 15 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.97%) Streaming Video
9 15 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 14 (1.84%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.84%) Fat Client
10 14 (1.84%) iPad
10 14 (1.84%) MPEG
10 14 (1.84%) Thin Client
11 12 (1.58%) Interactive TV
11 12 (1.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 311 (40.87%) Linux
2 147 (19.32%) Unix
3 79 (10.38%) Windows
4 26 (3.42%) Mac OS X
4 26 (3.42%) Solaris
5 18 (2.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 18 (2.37%) Windows Server
6 16 (2.10%) Android
7 15 (1.97%) AIX
8 14 (1.84%) CoreOS
8 14 (1.84%) RancherOS
9 11 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.45%) Mac OS
10 8 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.92%) CentOS
11 7 (0.92%) SUSE
12 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.53%) Debian
14 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (21.94%) Continuous Integration
3 154 (20.24%) DevOps
4 140 (18.40%) TDD
5 132 (17.35%) Scrum
6 110 (14.45%) Configuration Management
7 107 (14.06%) High Availability
8 104 (13.67%) BDD
8 104 (13.67%) Open Source
9 100 (13.14%) OO
10 85 (11.17%) Microservices
11 84 (11.04%) Pair Programming
12 67 (8.80%) Software Engineering
13 61 (8.02%) SDLC
14 60 (7.88%) Automated Testing
15 57 (7.49%) E-Commerce
16 56 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 54 (7.10%) Web Development
18 50 (6.57%) ITIL
19 49 (6.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 369 (48.49%) Java
2 214 (28.12%) JavaScript
3 211 (27.73%) Python
4 184 (24.18%) SQL
5 112 (14.72%) Ruby
6 90 (11.83%) Perl
7 78 (10.25%) C
8 74 (9.72%) Scala
9 70 (9.20%) C#
10 58 (7.62%) Shell Script
11 56 (7.36%) C++
11 56 (7.36%) Go
12 43 (5.65%) PHP
13 25 (3.29%) SPARQL
14 24 (3.15%) Bash Shell
15 21 (2.76%) PowerShell
16 19 (2.50%) Jython
17 16 (2.10%) VB
18 15 (1.97%) ANSI C
19 14 (1.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 72 (9.46%) Degree
2 60 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 41 (5.39%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.23%) CISSP
5 12 (1.58%) CISM
5 12 (1.58%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.45%) PMP
7 10 (1.31%) CISA
8 8 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.92%) CCNA
9 7 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.66%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.66%) CCNP
11 4 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.53%) JNCIP
11 4 (0.53%) PhD
11 4 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.39%) GCIH
12 3 (0.39%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.39%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.10%) QA
2 9 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.79%) Dublin Core
4 3 (0.39%) HL7
5 2 (0.26%) MiFID
5 2 (0.26%) SDET
6 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) EMIR
6 1 (0.13%) FATCA
6 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 80 (10.51%) Docker
2 59 (7.75%) Active Directory
3 37 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.10%) NFS
5 14 (1.84%) etcd
5 14 (1.84%) flannel
5 14 (1.84%) KVM
6 11 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.31%) SRDF
7 10 (1.31%) Xen
8 9 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (1.05%) Squid
10 5 (0.66%) Samba
11 4 (0.53%) vSphere
12 3 (0.39%) Firmware
12 3 (0.39%) PowerHA
12 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 107 (14.06%) Puppet
2 61 (8.02%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (6.57%) Ansible
4 18 (2.37%) Nagios
4 18 (2.37%) Salt
5 17 (2.23%) Marathon
5 17 (2.23%) Mesos
6 15 (1.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 15 (1.97%) Kubernetes
7 14 (1.84%) Consul
7 14 (1.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 14 (1.84%) Rancher
8 13 (1.71%) Grafana
9 10 (1.31%) Kibana
9 10 (1.31%) logstash
10 7 (0.92%) Cacti
10 7 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (0.66%) Perfmon
11 5 (0.66%) StatsD
Vendors
1 121 (15.90%) Oracle
2 66 (8.67%) IBM
3 58 (7.62%) VMware
4 52 (6.83%) Microsoft
5 37 (4.86%) Cisco
6 23 (3.02%) Adobe
7 20 (2.63%) ATG
8 17 (2.23%) CheckPoint
8 17 (2.23%) NetApp
9 16 (2.10%) AppDynamics
10 13 (1.71%) HP
10 13 (1.71%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.71%) Twitter
11 12 (1.58%) Cyber-Ark
11 12 (1.58%) F5
11 12 (1.58%) hybris
11 12 (1.58%) OpenTV
11 12 (1.58%) Splunk
11 12 (1.58%) Zend
12 11 (1.45%) Google
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