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 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 163 183 157
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs citing HTTP 353 287 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.53% 1.23% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 9.66% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 223 235
Median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £575 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.45 £27.66 £40.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.46% -32.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.23 £27.66 £33.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.66 £48.20
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
3296 2970 3149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.29% 12.77% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 1908 1943
Median daily rate £450 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +4.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 86 100
Median hourly rate £21.97 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.06% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +10 67 £525 +16.66% 38
Croydon +9 25 £380 -7.87% 1
Westminster - 22 £525 -
Feltham - 3 £468 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London +12 1 - -
New Malden +5 1 - -
Romford - 1 £275 -
Teddington - 1 £550 -
Brentford - 1 £200 -
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Hammersmith - 1 £525 -
Wimbledon - 1 £275 - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 363 (49.52%) Java
2 333 (45.43%) Linux
3 326 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (28.10%) JavaScript
5 203 (27.69%) REST
6 202 (27.56%) HTML
7 180 (24.56%) Web Services
8 177 (24.15%) Jenkins
9 176 (24.01%) Git (software)
10 175 (23.87%) Unix
10 175 (23.87%) Python
11 170 (23.19%) SQL
12 162 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
13 155 (21.15%) XML
14 151 (20.60%) CSS
15 142 (19.37%) TCP/IP
15 142 (19.37%) DevOps
16 133 (18.14%) SSL
17 130 (17.74%) Subversion
18 127 (17.33%) Oracle
19 125 (17.05%) TDD
20 124 (16.92%) Scrum
21 120 (16.37%) Ruby
22 119 (16.23%) MongoDB
23 118 (16.10%) Configuration Management
24 117 (15.96%) RESTful
25 116 (15.83%) JSON
26 115 (15.69%) Middleware
27 110 (15.01%) Puppet
28 109 (14.87%) OO

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
1 103 (14.05%) Apache
2 79 (10.78%) WebSphere
3 77 (10.50%) Tomcat
4 63 (8.59%) WebLogic
5 44 (6.00%) IIS
6 38 (5.18%) IBM HTTP Server
7 34 (4.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (3.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 25 (3.41%) Apache Spark
10 23 (3.14%) JBoss
11 22 (3.00%) OpenStack
12 20 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (2.32%) Mule
14 16 (2.18%) nginx
15 13 (1.77%) Confluence
16 11 (1.50%) SharePoint
17 10 (1.36%) LiveCycle
17 10 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
18 9 (1.23%) Jetty
18 9 (1.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.23%) MS Project
4 7 (0.95%) PaintShop Pro
5 4 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.55%) HipChat
5 4 (0.55%) MS Office
5 4 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.41%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) RMDS
5 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.87%) GitHub
3 27 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.23%) Office 365
7 7 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.82%) PaaS
8 6 (0.82%) SaaS
9 5 (0.68%) Route 53
10 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.41%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.41%) Heroku
12 2 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 142 (19.37%) TCP/IP
2 133 (18.14%) SSL
3 95 (12.96%) DNS
4 78 (10.64%) LDAP
5 51 (6.96%) Internet
6 46 (6.28%) FTP
7 33 (4.50%) Firewall
8 31 (4.23%) VPN
9 26 (3.55%) HTTPS
10 24 (3.27%) IPsec
11 23 (3.14%) DHCP
11 23 (3.14%) SMTP
12 21 (2.86%) Kerberos
13 20 (2.73%) NAS
14 19 (2.59%) SSH
15 17 (2.32%) LAN
15 17 (2.32%) SAN
16 16 (2.18%) WAN
17 13 (1.77%) BGP
18 12 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.23%) MongoDB
2 102 (13.92%) NoSQL
3 95 (12.96%) MySQL
4 91 (12.41%) PostgreSQL
5 89 (12.14%) SQL Server
6 80 (10.91%) Relational Database
7 49 (6.68%) Oracle Database
8 42 (5.73%) Redis
9 37 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (3.82%) Big Data
11 22 (3.00%) RDBMS
12 18 (2.46%) Hadoop
13 15 (2.05%) CouchDB
14 13 (1.77%) DB2
15 11 (1.50%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (1.36%) HBase
17 6 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.82%) Neo4j
18 5 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 177 (24.15%) Jenkins
2 176 (24.01%) Git (software)
3 130 (17.74%) Subversion
4 79 (10.78%) Maven
5 64 (8.73%) JIRA
6 57 (7.78%) Cucumber
7 48 (6.55%) JUnit
8 34 (4.64%) Hudson
9 32 (4.37%) Selenium
9 32 (4.37%) SoapUI
10 29 (3.96%) Gradle
11 25 (3.41%) JMeter
12 23 (3.14%) Ant
13 22 (3.00%) Introscope
13 22 (3.00%) Visual Studio
14 20 (2.73%) Protractor
15 19 (2.59%) Bitbucket
15 19 (2.59%) IntelliJ
15 19 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (2.46%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (7.91%) Finance
2 24 (3.27%) Banking
2 24 (3.27%) Retail
3 22 (3.00%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.91%) Marketing
5 13 (1.77%) Publishing
6 9 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.09%) Legal
7 8 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.82%) Games
8 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.55%) Electronics
10 4 (0.55%) Local Government
11 3 (0.41%) Advertising
11 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 3 (0.41%) French Language
11 3 (0.41%) German Language
11 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.41%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 286 (39.02%) Developer
2 77 (10.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 77 (10.50%) Java Developer
3 62 (8.46%) Architect
4 51 (6.96%) Senior Developer
5 45 (6.14%) Consultant
6 39 (5.32%) Analyst
7 37 (5.05%) Administrator
7 37 (5.05%) Scala Developer
8 32 (4.37%) Tester
9 29 (3.96%) Python Developer
10 26 (3.55%) Software Engineer
11 25 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.00%) C# Developer
14 21 (2.86%) Automation Tester
14 21 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
14 21 (2.86%) Web Developer
15 19 (2.59%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (27.69%) REST
2 202 (27.56%) HTML
3 180 (24.56%) Web Services
4 155 (21.15%) XML
5 151 (20.60%) CSS
6 117 (15.96%) RESTful
7 116 (15.83%) JSON
8 115 (15.69%) Middleware
9 108 (14.73%) Node.js
10 90 (12.28%) .NET
11 83 (11.32%) Spring
12 70 (9.55%) AngularJS
13 65 (8.87%) HTML5
14 63 (8.59%) SOAP
15 50 (6.82%) Ajax
16 47 (6.41%) JMS
17 44 (6.00%) jQuery
18 42 (5.73%) Play Framework
19 41 (5.59%) Akka
19 41 (5.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.68%) User Experience
4 23 (3.14%) Algorithms
5 20 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.73%) Visualisation
6 16 (2.18%) Data Structures
6 16 (2.18%) MPEG
7 15 (2.05%) W3C
8 14 (1.91%) Device Driver
8 14 (1.91%) Fat Client
8 14 (1.91%) iPad
8 14 (1.91%) Thin Client
9 12 (1.64%) Interactive TV
9 12 (1.64%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.50%) DataPower
11 10 (1.36%) Clustering
11 10 (1.36%) Data Extraction
11 10 (1.36%) Tandem
12 9 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 333 (45.43%) Linux
2 175 (23.87%) Unix
3 87 (11.87%) Windows
4 40 (5.46%) Mac OS X
5 26 (3.55%) Solaris
6 23 (3.14%) Windows Server
7 22 (3.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 15 (2.05%) CoreOS
9 14 (1.91%) Android
9 14 (1.91%) RancherOS
10 13 (1.77%) Apple iOS
11 12 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.50%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.36%) AIX
14 7 (0.95%) CentOS
15 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.55%) SUSE
16 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
3 142 (19.37%) DevOps
4 125 (17.05%) TDD
5 124 (16.92%) Scrum
6 118 (16.10%) Configuration Management
7 109 (14.87%) OO
8 101 (13.78%) Open Source
9 93 (12.69%) High Availability
10 91 (12.41%) BDD
11 67 (9.14%) Pair Programming
12 60 (8.19%) Automated Testing
12 60 (8.19%) Microservices
13 59 (8.05%) Software Engineering
14 58 (7.91%) Web Development
15 57 (7.78%) ITIL
16 50 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
16 50 (6.82%) E-Commerce
17 49 (6.68%) Responsive Web Design
18 47 (6.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 363 (49.52%) Java
2 206 (28.10%) JavaScript
3 175 (23.87%) Python
4 170 (23.19%) SQL
5 120 (16.37%) Ruby
6 100 (13.64%) Perl
7 73 (9.96%) Scala
8 66 (9.00%) C#
9 55 (7.50%) Shell Script
10 53 (7.23%) C++
11 49 (6.68%) Go
12 42 (5.73%) C
13 38 (5.18%) PHP
14 28 (3.82%) Bash Shell
15 24 (3.27%) Jython
15 24 (3.27%) PowerShell
16 17 (2.32%) VB
17 15 (2.05%) SPARQL
18 14 (1.91%) Objective-C
19 13 (1.77%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 71 (9.69%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.87%) Degree
3 44 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.32%) CISSP
5 11 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.36%) CISA
6 10 (1.36%) CISM
6 10 (1.36%) PMP
7 8 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.68%) BC Cleared
9 5 (0.68%) CCNA
10 3 (0.41%) CCNP
10 3 (0.41%) ISEB
10 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.27%) GCIH
11 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.82%) QA
2 11 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.68%) HL7
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) Dublin Core
6 2 (0.27%) MiFID
6 2 (0.27%) SDET
6 2 (0.27%) SEPA
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
7 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 78 (10.64%) Docker
2 57 (7.78%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.18%) etcd
4 16 (2.18%) flannel
4 16 (2.18%) NFS
5 14 (1.91%) Xen
6 13 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.77%) KVM
7 11 (1.50%) SRDF
7 11 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (1.09%) Squid
10 7 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.68%) Samba
12 3 (0.41%) Firmware
12 3 (0.41%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.27%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.27%) Postfix
13 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 110 (15.01%) Puppet
2 62 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (6.55%) Ansible
4 18 (2.46%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.32%) Nagios
5 17 (2.32%) Salt
6 16 (2.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 16 (2.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 15 (2.05%) Grafana
8 14 (1.91%) Consul
8 14 (1.91%) Marathon
8 14 (1.91%) Mesos
8 14 (1.91%) Rancher
9 13 (1.77%) logstash
10 12 (1.64%) Kibana
11 8 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
12 5 (0.68%) Cacti
12 5 (0.68%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.68%) StatsD
13 4 (0.55%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 127 (17.33%) Oracle
2 73 (9.96%) IBM
3 59 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 59 (8.05%) VMware
4 39 (5.32%) Cisco
5 26 (3.55%) ATG
6 20 (2.73%) F5
7 19 (2.59%) AppDynamics
8 18 (2.46%) NetApp
9 17 (2.32%) Adobe
9 17 (2.32%) CheckPoint
10 15 (2.05%) Google
10 15 (2.05%) Splunk
11 14 (1.91%) Twitter
12 13 (1.77%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.64%) Apple
13 12 (1.64%) EMC
13 12 (1.64%) OpenTV
14 11 (1.50%) Intel
14 11 (1.50%) Sybase
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