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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / London
Rank 157 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 309 335 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 1.59% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.48% 12.39% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 242 207
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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
2475 2704 2894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.82% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1673 1768 1877
Median daily rate £450 £423 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 68 84
Median hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +8 45 £500 +11.11% 53
Docklands, London +1 3 - -
Westminster - 3 £575 -
Canary Wharf +2 2 £406 -14.47%
Wimbledon - 2 £325 -
Osterley +3 1 £450 -10.00%
Croydon -8 1 - -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 366 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (47.33%) Java
3 267 (39.61%) Linux
4 209 (31.01%) HTML
5 194 (28.78%) Python
6 193 (28.64%) Git (software)
7 186 (27.60%) JavaScript
8 185 (27.45%) REST
9 184 (27.30%) Web Services
10 172 (25.52%) Amazon AWS
11 166 (24.63%) DevOps
12 162 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
13 153 (22.70%) TCP/IP
14 150 (22.26%) Configuration Management
15 149 (22.11%) SSL
16 148 (21.96%) TDD
17 146 (21.66%) JSON
18 142 (21.07%) CSS
19 141 (20.92%) Jenkins
20 137 (20.33%) SQL
21 121 (17.95%) MongoDB
22 120 (17.80%) XML
23 115 (17.06%) Puppet
24 111 (16.47%) RESTful
25 107 (15.88%) Open Source
26 105 (15.58%) Scrum
27 102 (15.13%) Microservices
28 100 (14.84%) Unix
29 99 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
30 98 (14.54%) BDD

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 74 (10.98%) Apache
2 43 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 42 (6.23%) nginx
4 41 (6.08%) WebSphere
5 28 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.41%) IIS
7 22 (3.26%) Apache Spark
8 19 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (2.23%) OpenStack
10 14 (2.08%) Confluence
10 14 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 13 (1.93%) CMS
12 12 (1.78%) SharePoint
13 11 (1.63%) DataSynapse
13 11 (1.63%) WebLogic
14 9 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
16 7 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.30%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.45%) Magento
2 3 (0.45%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 172 (25.52%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.12%) GitHub
4 20 (2.97%) PaaS
5 16 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.74%) IaaS
10 4 (0.59%) Datadog
10 4 (0.59%) Force.com
10 4 (0.59%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.45%) Route 53
11 3 (0.45%) SaaS
11 3 (0.45%) Veeva
11 3 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (22.70%) TCP/IP
2 149 (22.11%) SSL
3 85 (12.61%) DNS
4 56 (8.31%) Firewall
5 52 (7.72%) Internet
6 44 (6.53%) HTTPS
7 43 (6.38%) RTSP
8 36 (5.34%) MQTT
9 28 (4.15%) SAN
10 25 (3.71%) DHCP
10 25 (3.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 25 (3.71%) WAN
11 24 (3.56%) LAN
11 24 (3.56%) VPN
12 23 (3.41%) FTP
12 23 (3.41%) LDAP
12 23 (3.41%) SMTP
13 22 (3.26%) SSH
14 20 (2.97%) BGP
15 18 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (17.95%) MongoDB
2 94 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 90 (13.35%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (11.28%) NoSQL
5 73 (10.83%) MySQL
6 52 (7.72%) SQL Server
7 49 (7.27%) Redis
8 34 (5.04%) Big Data
9 29 (4.30%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 14 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.08%) Neo4j
11 14 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (1.93%) CouchDB
13 12 (1.78%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.78%) HBase
14 9 (1.34%) Triplestore
15 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.45%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 193 (28.64%) Git (software)
2 141 (20.92%) Jenkins
3 87 (12.91%) Subversion
4 40 (5.93%) Maven
5 38 (5.64%) JIRA
6 31 (4.60%) JUnit
7 26 (3.86%) Cucumber
7 26 (3.86%) Grunt
8 25 (3.71%) gulp
9 23 (3.41%) Selenium
10 20 (2.97%) Mockito
11 19 (2.82%) Bower
12 18 (2.67%) Vagrant
13 17 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (2.37%) webpack
15 15 (2.23%) Karma Test Runner
16 13 (1.93%) Jasmine
17 12 (1.78%) Protractor
17 12 (1.78%) Visual Studio
18 11 (1.63%) QUnit
General
1 64 (9.50%) Finance
2 30 (4.45%) Banking
3 27 (4.01%) Retail
4 20 (2.97%) Marketing
5 19 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.52%) Publishing
7 14 (2.08%) Legal
8 8 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.04%) Advertising
10 6 (0.89%) Electronics
11 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.74%) Games
12 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Law
13 3 (0.45%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (45.85%) Developer
2 112 (16.62%) Java Developer
3 68 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 67 (9.94%) Architect
5 65 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 52 (7.72%) Senior Java Developer
7 37 (5.49%) Scala Developer
7 37 (5.49%) Software Engineer
8 34 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 33 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
10 30 (4.45%) AWS Engineer
11 26 (3.86%) AWS DevOps
11 26 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
12 23 (3.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 22 (3.26%) Consultant
14 21 (3.12%) Agile Developer
14 21 (3.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 21 (3.12%) Python Developer
15 20 (2.97%) AWS Developer
16 19 (2.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (31.01%) HTML
2 185 (27.45%) REST
3 184 (27.30%) Web Services
4 146 (21.66%) JSON
5 142 (21.07%) CSS
6 120 (17.80%) XML
7 111 (16.47%) RESTful
8 95 (14.09%) AngularJS
9 87 (12.91%) Node.js
10 85 (12.61%) jQuery
11 80 (11.87%) HTML5
12 70 (10.39%) Kafka
12 70 (10.39%) SOAP
13 60 (8.90%) Spring
14 56 (8.31%) .NET
14 56 (8.31%) CSS3
15 52 (7.72%) Ajax
16 47 (6.97%) Akka
17 40 (5.93%) Play Framework
18 38 (5.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.49%) Video on Demand
2 34 (5.04%) Public Cloud
3 30 (4.45%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.86%) User Experience
5 23 (3.41%) Streaming Video
6 19 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.52%) W3C
8 16 (2.37%) DataPower
9 15 (2.23%) MPEG
10 14 (2.08%) Device Driver
10 14 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.93%) Data Centre
11 13 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.93%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (1.63%) Graphic Design
14 10 (1.48%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.34%) Digital Media
16 8 (1.19%) Digital TV
16 8 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 267 (39.61%) Linux
2 100 (14.84%) Unix
3 60 (8.90%) Windows
4 31 (4.60%) Mac OS X
5 16 (2.37%) CentOS
5 16 (2.37%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.23%) Android
6 15 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.93%) Solaris
8 12 (1.78%) AIX
9 11 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.34%) SUSE
11 8 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.04%) CoreOS
12 7 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.89%) RancherOS
14 2 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (24.63%) DevOps
3 162 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
4 150 (22.26%) Configuration Management
5 148 (21.96%) TDD
6 107 (15.88%) Open Source
7 105 (15.58%) Scrum
8 102 (15.13%) Microservices
9 98 (14.54%) BDD
10 79 (11.72%) High Availability
11 76 (11.28%) Web Development
12 74 (10.98%) Responsive Web Design
13 73 (10.83%) Software Engineering
14 67 (9.94%) Pair Programming
14 67 (9.94%) Web Design
15 59 (8.75%) E-Commerce
16 52 (7.72%) MVC
16 52 (7.72%) SOA
17 48 (7.12%) Kanban
17 48 (7.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 319 (47.33%) Java
2 194 (28.78%) Python
3 186 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 137 (20.33%) SQL
5 91 (13.50%) C
6 78 (11.57%) Ruby
7 72 (10.68%) Scala
8 65 (9.64%) C#
9 54 (8.01%) Perl
10 50 (7.42%) C++
11 47 (6.97%) Bash Shell
12 45 (6.68%) Shell Script
13 41 (6.08%) PHP
14 37 (5.49%) Go
15 36 (5.34%) PowerShell
16 25 (3.71%) SPARQL
17 13 (1.93%) Objective-C
18 12 (1.78%) XPath
19 8 (1.19%) ES6
20 7 (1.04%) Jython
Qualifications
1 55 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 46 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.49%) Degree
4 20 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.78%) CCNP
6 11 (1.63%) CISSP
7 9 (1.34%) CCIE
8 8 (1.19%) CCNA
9 7 (1.04%) CISM
9 7 (1.04%) JNCIP
10 6 (0.89%) CCDA
10 6 (0.89%) JNCIA
10 6 (0.89%) JNCIS
11 4 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.45%) CISA
12 3 (0.45%) PhD
12 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.45%) PMP
12 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.04%) QA
2 7 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.89%) Dublin Core
4 5 (0.74%) HL7
5 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.45%) SDET
7 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.15%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.15%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (10.98%) Docker
2 33 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 15 (2.23%) Apache Flume
4 15 (2.23%) NFS
5 14 (2.08%) vCloud
6 12 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.78%) Xen
7 11 (1.63%) KVM
8 9 (1.34%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.34%) SRDF
9 8 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.89%) etcd
10 6 (0.89%) flannel
10 6 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.59%) Dovecot
11 4 (0.59%) Squid
11 4 (0.59%) vSphere
12 3 (0.45%) Firmware
12 3 (0.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 115 (17.06%) Puppet
2 78 (11.57%) Ansible
3 52 (7.72%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.86%) Kibana
5 24 (3.56%) logstash
6 23 (3.41%) Salt
7 22 (3.26%) Grafana
8 18 (2.67%) Kubernetes
8 18 (2.67%) Nagios
9 17 (2.52%) Graphite
10 16 (2.37%) Terraform
11 13 (1.93%) Marathon
11 13 (1.93%) Mesos
11 13 (1.93%) WMI
12 9 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (1.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (1.19%) Rancher
13 8 (1.19%) rkt
14 6 (0.89%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 59 (8.75%) Oracle
2 54 (8.01%) VMware
3 41 (6.08%) Microsoft
4 34 (5.04%) Cisco
5 30 (4.45%) IBM
6 22 (3.26%) Adobe
7 21 (3.12%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.82%) Splunk
9 17 (2.52%) AppDynamics
10 14 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.08%) EMC
11 13 (1.93%) HP
12 12 (1.78%) Citrix
12 12 (1.78%) hybris
12 12 (1.78%) Juniper
12 12 (1.78%) Zend
13 11 (1.63%) Palo Alto
14 10 (1.48%) Rackspace
15 9 (1.34%) Intel
15 9 (1.34%) NetApp
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