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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 152 184 160
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Contract jobs citing HTTP 374 285 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.69% 1.21% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 9.24% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 192 219
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.23 £19.72 £31.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -38.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -23.52%
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
3194 3086 2805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.41% 13.07% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2160 1998 1748
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 111 86
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £43.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +13 53 £525 +16.66% 61
Croydon +6 27 £380 -1.93% 4
Westminster - 15 £525 -
Docklands, London +17 5 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £470 -
Wimbledon - 2 £363 - 2
Hammersmith +3 1 £525 -
Brentford - 1 £200 -
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £275 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 385 (51.89%) Java
2 360 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
3 336 (45.28%) Linux
4 227 (30.59%) REST
5 210 (28.30%) HTML
6 192 (25.88%) JavaScript
7 185 (24.93%) Unix
7 185 (24.93%) Web Services
8 175 (23.58%) Python
9 174 (23.45%) Git (software)
10 167 (22.51%) Jenkins
11 166 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
12 151 (20.35%) SQL
13 150 (20.22%) CSS
14 147 (19.81%) XML
15 144 (19.41%) DevOps
16 143 (19.27%) TCP/IP
17 139 (18.73%) TDD
17 139 (18.73%) MongoDB
18 134 (18.06%) Configuration Management
19 131 (17.65%) Subversion
20 128 (17.25%) Oracle
21 127 (17.12%) SSL
22 126 (16.98%) OO
23 124 (16.71%) Middleware
24 117 (15.77%) Ruby
24 117 (15.77%) Node.js
25 113 (15.23%) RESTful
26 112 (15.09%) Puppet
26 112 (15.09%) Scrum

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
1 107 (14.42%) Apache
2 78 (10.51%) Tomcat
3 74 (9.97%) WebSphere
4 58 (7.82%) WebLogic
5 48 (6.47%) IIS
6 37 (4.99%) IBM HTTP Server
7 35 (4.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 32 (4.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 23 (3.10%) Apache Spark
10 19 (2.56%) JBoss
11 17 (2.29%) Mule
12 16 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
13 14 (1.89%) Confluence
13 14 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.89%) OpenStack
14 12 (1.62%) MQSeries
15 11 (1.48%) nginx
16 10 (1.35%) Jetty
16 10 (1.35%) LiveCycle
16 10 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 29 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.35%) MS Project
3 9 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.81%) MS Office
6 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.54%) HipChat
6 4 (0.54%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) RMDS
5 1 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 98 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.85%) GitHub
3 32 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.08%) Office 365
8 6 (0.81%) SaaS
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.54%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.54%) PaaS
11 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.40%) Heroku
12 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.13%) IaaS
13 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 143 (19.27%) TCP/IP
2 127 (17.12%) SSL
3 104 (14.02%) DNS
4 78 (10.51%) LDAP
5 51 (6.87%) FTP
6 50 (6.74%) Internet
7 34 (4.58%) Firewall
8 31 (4.18%) VPN
9 29 (3.91%) HTTPS
10 26 (3.50%) SMTP
11 24 (3.23%) IPsec
12 22 (2.96%) DHCP
13 21 (2.83%) NAS
14 20 (2.70%) LAN
15 19 (2.56%) Kerberos
15 19 (2.56%) WAN
16 17 (2.29%) SAN
17 16 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
18 15 (2.02%) iSCSI
19 14 (1.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (18.73%) MongoDB
2 109 (14.69%) Relational Database
3 95 (12.80%) NoSQL
4 92 (12.40%) SQL Server
5 85 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
6 80 (10.78%) MySQL
7 60 (8.09%) Oracle Database
8 52 (7.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (4.99%) Redis
10 29 (3.91%) Big Data
11 28 (3.77%) Hadoop
12 21 (2.83%) Neo4j
13 20 (2.70%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.75%) HBase
15 11 (1.48%) CouchDB
15 11 (1.48%) DB2
15 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 6 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 174 (23.45%) Git (software)
2 167 (22.51%) Jenkins
3 131 (17.65%) Subversion
4 90 (12.13%) Maven
5 68 (9.16%) JIRA
6 64 (8.63%) Cucumber
7 44 (5.93%) JUnit
8 39 (5.26%) Selenium
9 37 (4.99%) Hudson
10 36 (4.85%) Gradle
11 25 (3.37%) JMeter
12 24 (3.23%) Ant
12 24 (3.23%) SoapUI
13 22 (2.96%) Introscope
13 22 (2.96%) Visual Studio
14 20 (2.70%) Protractor
15 16 (2.16%) Eclipse
16 15 (2.02%) IntelliJ
16 15 (2.02%) Mockito
16 15 (2.02%) SonarQube
General
1 75 (10.11%) Finance
2 32 (4.31%) Banking
3 23 (3.10%) Retail
4 20 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.62%) Marketing
7 10 (1.35%) Publishing
8 8 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.94%) Legal
9 7 (0.94%) Local Government
10 5 (0.67%) Games
10 5 (0.67%) International Banking
10 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.54%) Back Office
12 3 (0.40%) Advertising
12 3 (0.40%) Electronics
12 3 (0.40%) Front Office
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 316 (42.59%) Developer
2 105 (14.15%) Java Developer
3 75 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 65 (8.76%) Senior Developer
5 54 (7.28%) Architect
6 42 (5.66%) Analyst
6 42 (5.66%) Consultant
7 41 (5.53%) Scala Developer
8 35 (4.72%) Administrator
9 34 (4.58%) Tester
10 32 (4.31%) Python Developer
11 31 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (3.23%) C# Developer
13 24 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
15 21 (2.83%) Agile Developer
15 21 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
16 20 (2.70%) Automation Tester
17 18 (2.43%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (30.59%) REST
2 210 (28.30%) HTML
3 185 (24.93%) Web Services
4 150 (20.22%) CSS
5 147 (19.81%) XML
6 124 (16.71%) Middleware
7 117 (15.77%) Node.js
8 113 (15.23%) RESTful
9 103 (13.88%) JSON
10 97 (13.07%) .NET
11 82 (11.05%) Spring
12 74 (9.97%) SOAP
13 64 (8.63%) AngularJS
14 61 (8.22%) HTML5
15 49 (6.60%) Ajax
16 47 (6.33%) JMS
17 46 (6.20%) CSS3
17 46 (6.20%) Play Framework
18 45 (6.06%) Akka
19 42 (5.66%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 26 (3.50%) User Experience
5 21 (2.83%) W3C
6 20 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 17 (2.29%) Device Driver
10 14 (1.89%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.75%) Clustering
11 13 (1.75%) Hedge funds
11 13 (1.75%) iPad
11 13 (1.75%) MPEG
12 12 (1.62%) DataPower
12 12 (1.62%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.62%) Thin Client
13 11 (1.48%) Data Extraction
14 10 (1.35%) Interactive TV
14 10 (1.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 336 (45.28%) Linux
2 185 (24.93%) Unix
3 83 (11.19%) Windows
4 55 (7.41%) Mac OS X
5 26 (3.50%) Solaris
6 21 (2.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 20 (2.70%) Windows Server
8 16 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.89%) Android
10 12 (1.62%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.48%) Mac OS
12 10 (1.35%) AIX
13 9 (1.21%) CoreOS
14 8 (1.08%) RancherOS
15 6 (0.81%) CentOS
16 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.67%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.54%) Debian
17 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
18 3 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
3 144 (19.41%) DevOps
4 139 (18.73%) TDD
5 134 (18.06%) Configuration Management
6 126 (16.98%) OO
7 112 (15.09%) Scrum
8 106 (14.29%) Open Source
9 98 (13.21%) BDD
10 90 (12.13%) High Availability
11 68 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 66 (8.89%) Pair Programming
12 66 (8.89%) Web Design
13 63 (8.49%) Software Engineering
14 61 (8.22%) Web Development
15 60 (8.09%) ITIL
16 58 (7.82%) Multithreading
17 54 (7.28%) Automated Testing
17 54 (7.28%) Microservices
18 49 (6.60%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 385 (51.89%) Java
2 192 (25.88%) JavaScript
3 175 (23.58%) Python
4 151 (20.35%) SQL
5 117 (15.77%) Ruby
6 96 (12.94%) Perl
7 82 (11.05%) Scala
8 72 (9.70%) C#
9 51 (6.87%) C++
10 47 (6.33%) Shell Script
11 45 (6.06%) Go
12 31 (4.18%) Bash Shell
13 26 (3.50%) C
13 26 (3.50%) PHP
13 26 (3.50%) PowerShell
14 24 (3.23%) Jython
15 16 (2.16%) VB
16 10 (1.35%) ANSI C
16 10 (1.35%) Groovy
16 10 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 80 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 68 (9.16%) Degree
3 45 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.16%) CISSP
5 14 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.48%) CISA
6 11 (1.48%) CISM
7 10 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.21%) PMP
9 8 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.67%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.54%) CCNA
11 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.40%) ISEB
13 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.27%) GCIA
13 2 (0.27%) GCIH
13 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.66%) QA
2 15 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (1.21%) HL7
4 6 (0.81%) SEPA
5 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) MiFID
6 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (10.38%) Docker
2 52 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 42 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.56%) Xen
5 16 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.16%) KVM
5 16 (2.16%) NFS
6 14 (1.89%) SRDF
7 13 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (1.35%) etcd
9 10 (1.35%) flannel
10 8 (1.08%) Squid
11 6 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.67%) Samba
13 4 (0.54%) LXC
13 4 (0.54%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.40%) Firmware
14 3 (0.40%) PowerHA
15 2 (0.27%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 112 (15.09%) Puppet
2 62 (8.36%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (6.60%) Ansible
4 19 (2.56%) Nagios
5 16 (2.16%) Salt
6 15 (2.02%) logstash
7 12 (1.62%) Kibana
7 12 (1.62%) Kubernetes
8 11 (1.48%) Grafana
9 10 (1.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (1.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (1.08%) Consul
10 8 (1.08%) Marathon
10 8 (1.08%) Mesos
10 8 (1.08%) Rancher
10 8 (1.08%) Uchiwa
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (0.81%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 128 (17.25%) Oracle
2 75 (10.11%) IBM
3 69 (9.30%) VMware
4 61 (8.22%) Microsoft
5 43 (5.80%) Cisco
6 27 (3.64%) ATG
7 20 (2.70%) AppDynamics
7 20 (2.70%) NetApp
8 18 (2.43%) F5
9 17 (2.29%) CheckPoint
10 16 (2.16%) Google
10 16 (2.16%) Red Hat
11 15 (2.02%) DataSynapse
11 15 (2.02%) Splunk
11 15 (2.02%) Sybase
11 15 (2.02%) TIBCO
12 14 (1.89%) Adobe
12 14 (1.89%) EMC
12 14 (1.89%) Intel
13 13 (1.75%) Twitter
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