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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / London
Rank 154 145 169
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing HTTP 314 348 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.64% 1.66% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.84% 13.10% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 243 199
Median daily rate £500 £495 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £358 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Median hourly rate £33.28 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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
2445 2656 2763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.78% 12.68% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1660 1728 1856
Median daily rate £430 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 76 65
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £14.20 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 22 January 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
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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 +16 61 £500 +11.11% 42
Wimbledon -4 4 £325 -20.97%
Westminster - 4 £575 -
Canary Wharf +1 3 £413 -13.15%
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Osterley +5 2 £438 -12.50%
New Malden -7 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £375 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 359 (52.95%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (47.94%) Java
3 286 (42.18%) Linux
4 212 (31.27%) HTML
5 199 (29.35%) Python
6 197 (29.06%) JavaScript
7 190 (28.02%) REST
8 187 (27.58%) Git (software)
9 186 (27.43%) Web Services
10 172 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
11 161 (23.75%) DevOps
12 158 (23.30%) TCP/IP
13 153 (22.57%) JSON
14 150 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
15 149 (21.98%) SQL
16 147 (21.68%) SSL
17 143 (21.09%) TDD
18 142 (20.94%) Jenkins
19 139 (20.50%) CSS
20 135 (19.91%) Configuration Management
21 133 (19.62%) MongoDB
22 127 (18.73%) XML
23 120 (17.70%) Scrum
24 116 (17.11%) Unix
25 115 (16.96%) Open Source
26 114 (16.81%) RESTful
27 111 (16.37%) Puppet
28 105 (15.49%) Subversion
29 104 (15.34%) BDD
30 102 (15.04%) Microservices

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 85 (12.54%) Apache
2 50 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 49 (7.23%) WebSphere
4 44 (6.49%) nginx
5 30 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (4.13%) IIS
7 17 (2.51%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 15 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (2.06%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.92%) Apache Spark
11 13 (1.92%) CMS
11 13 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.77%) Confluence
13 11 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (1.47%) JBoss
15 9 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (1.18%) Jetty
16 8 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
17 7 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.74%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Magento
1 6 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 172 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.98%) GitHub
4 21 (3.10%) PaaS
5 16 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.88%) Route 53
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.74%) Force.com
9 5 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.59%) Datadog
10 4 (0.59%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.59%) Veeva
11 3 (0.44%) IaaS
12 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 158 (23.30%) TCP/IP
2 147 (21.68%) SSL
3 79 (11.65%) DNS
4 55 (8.11%) Firewall
5 54 (7.96%) Internet
6 44 (6.49%) RTSP
7 43 (6.34%) HTTPS
8 37 (5.46%) MQTT
9 31 (4.57%) DHCP
9 31 (4.57%) SAN
10 28 (4.13%) FTP
10 28 (4.13%) WAN
11 26 (3.83%) LAN
11 26 (3.83%) VPN
12 25 (3.69%) Intrusion Detection
12 25 (3.69%) SSH
13 22 (3.24%) SMTP
14 21 (3.10%) BGP
15 20 (2.95%) Network Security
16 18 (2.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (19.62%) MongoDB
2 96 (14.16%) PostgreSQL
3 89 (13.13%) MySQL
4 88 (12.98%) Relational Database
5 81 (11.95%) NoSQL
6 58 (8.55%) SQL Server
7 51 (7.52%) Redis
8 30 (4.42%) Big Data
9 21 (3.10%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.51%) CouchDB
11 16 (2.36%) RDBMS
12 15 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.92%) Neo4j
14 12 (1.77%) HBase
15 11 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (1.62%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.47%) Triplestore
17 9 (1.33%) Apache Hive
18 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
19 3 (0.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 187 (27.58%) Git (software)
2 142 (20.94%) Jenkins
3 105 (15.49%) Subversion
4 41 (6.05%) Maven
5 37 (5.46%) JUnit
6 36 (5.31%) JIRA
7 31 (4.57%) Cucumber
8 25 (3.69%) Grunt
9 24 (3.54%) gulp
9 24 (3.54%) Mockito
9 24 (3.54%) Vagrant
10 19 (2.80%) Selenium
11 18 (2.65%) Bower
12 15 (2.21%) Jasmine
12 15 (2.21%) Mercurial
12 15 (2.21%) webpack
13 13 (1.92%) SoapUI
14 12 (1.77%) JMeter
14 12 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (1.62%) Bitbucket
General
1 62 (9.14%) Finance
2 32 (4.72%) Banking
3 29 (4.28%) Retail
4 22 (3.24%) Marketing
5 20 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.36%) Publishing
7 9 (1.33%) Legal
7 9 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.03%) Electronics
10 6 (0.88%) Games
10 6 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.74%) Law
12 4 (0.59%) Advertising
13 3 (0.44%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 303 (44.69%) Developer
2 112 (16.52%) Java Developer
3 71 (10.47%) Architect
4 64 (9.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 64 (9.44%) Senior Developer
5 52 (7.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 45 (6.64%) Software Engineer
7 34 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
8 32 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 32 (4.72%) Scala Developer
9 28 (4.13%) AWS Engineer
10 24 (3.54%) Agile Developer
10 24 (3.54%) AWS DevOps
11 22 (3.24%) Linux Engineer
11 22 (3.24%) Python Developer
12 21 (3.10%) Agile Java Developer
13 19 (2.80%) Administrator
13 19 (2.80%) AWS Developer
13 19 (2.80%) Java Engineer
14 18 (2.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (31.27%) HTML
2 190 (28.02%) REST
3 186 (27.43%) Web Services
4 153 (22.57%) JSON
5 139 (20.50%) CSS
6 127 (18.73%) XML
7 114 (16.81%) RESTful
8 89 (13.13%) Node.js
9 84 (12.39%) jQuery
10 80 (11.80%) AngularJS
11 78 (11.50%) HTML5
12 65 (9.59%) SOAP
13 61 (9.00%) .NET
14 56 (8.26%) Kafka
15 54 (7.96%) Ajax
15 54 (7.96%) Spring
16 50 (7.37%) CSS3
17 43 (6.34%) Middleware
18 39 (5.75%) Protocol Buffers
19 34 (5.01%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.60%) Video on Demand
2 32 (4.72%) Public Cloud
3 31 (4.57%) Visualisation
4 30 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.54%) User Experience
6 23 (3.39%) Streaming Video
7 19 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.51%) MPEG
8 17 (2.51%) W3C
9 16 (2.36%) DataPower
10 15 (2.21%) Mobile App
11 14 (2.06%) Device Driver
12 13 (1.92%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.47%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.47%) Graphic Design
13 10 (1.47%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.47%) Ontologies
14 9 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 286 (42.18%) Linux
2 116 (17.11%) Unix
3 69 (10.18%) Windows
4 37 (5.46%) Mac OS X
5 19 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.51%) Solaris
7 15 (2.21%) Android
8 13 (1.92%) AIX
9 12 (1.77%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.62%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.62%) SUSE
11 10 (1.47%) RancherOS
12 9 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.18%) CentOS
14 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (52.95%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (23.75%) DevOps
3 150 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
4 143 (21.09%) TDD
5 135 (19.91%) Configuration Management
6 120 (17.70%) Scrum
7 115 (16.96%) Open Source
8 104 (15.34%) BDD
9 102 (15.04%) Microservices
10 85 (12.54%) High Availability
11 82 (12.09%) Software Engineering
12 78 (11.50%) Web Development
13 64 (9.44%) Pair Programming
14 63 (9.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 61 (9.00%) OO
16 60 (8.85%) E-Commerce
16 60 (8.85%) MVC
17 57 (8.41%) Web Design
18 55 (8.11%) SOA
19 50 (7.37%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 325 (47.94%) Java
2 199 (29.35%) Python
3 197 (29.06%) JavaScript
4 149 (21.98%) SQL
5 102 (15.04%) C
6 90 (13.27%) Ruby
7 65 (9.59%) Scala
8 64 (9.44%) C#
9 60 (8.85%) Perl
10 57 (8.41%) C++
11 54 (7.96%) PHP
12 47 (6.93%) Shell Script
13 44 (6.49%) Go
14 32 (4.72%) SPARQL
15 29 (4.28%) Bash Shell
16 23 (3.39%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.92%) XPath
18 10 (1.47%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.18%) ANSI C
20 7 (1.03%) ES6
Qualifications
1 59 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 50 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 40 (5.90%) Degree
4 20 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.92%) CCNP
6 10 (1.47%) CCNA
7 9 (1.33%) CISSP
8 8 (1.18%) CCIE
8 8 (1.18%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.03%) CCDA
9 7 (1.03%) JNCIA
9 7 (1.03%) JNCIS
10 6 (0.88%) CISM
11 4 (0.59%) PhD
11 4 (0.59%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.59%) PMP
11 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.44%) CISA
13 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.31%) QA
2 8 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.88%) Dublin Core
4 4 (0.59%) HL7
5 2 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) SDET
5 2 (0.29%) WCAG
6 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) FATCA
6 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (10.77%) Docker
2 38 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.10%) Active Directory
4 16 (2.36%) NFS
5 13 (1.92%) Xen
6 12 (1.77%) KVM
7 11 (1.62%) Hyper-V
8 10 (1.47%) etcd
8 10 (1.47%) flannel
8 10 (1.47%) SRDF
8 10 (1.47%) vCloud
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.74%) Squid
11 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.59%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.59%) BIND 9
12 4 (0.59%) Dovecot
12 4 (0.59%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 111 (16.37%) Puppet
2 68 (10.03%) Ansible
3 56 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (4.28%) Grafana
4 29 (4.28%) Kibana
4 29 (4.28%) Salt
5 27 (3.98%) logstash
6 18 (2.65%) Kubernetes
7 17 (2.51%) Marathon
7 17 (2.51%) Mesos
8 14 (2.06%) Graphite
9 13 (1.92%) Nagios
10 12 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 12 (1.77%) Rancher
10 12 (1.77%) WMI
11 11 (1.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 11 (1.62%) Terraform
12 10 (1.47%) Consul
13 8 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (1.18%) rkt
Vendors
1 67 (9.88%) Oracle
2 59 (8.70%) VMware
3 43 (6.34%) Microsoft
4 38 (5.60%) Cisco
5 33 (4.87%) IBM
6 19 (2.80%) Zend
7 18 (2.65%) Adobe
7 18 (2.65%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.51%) AppDynamics
8 17 (2.51%) Splunk
9 14 (2.06%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.06%) HP
9 14 (2.06%) Juniper
9 14 (2.06%) Rackspace
10 12 (1.77%) Citrix
10 12 (1.77%) EMC
10 12 (1.77%) hybris
10 12 (1.77%) NetApp
11 11 (1.62%) DataSynapse
11 11 (1.62%) Palo Alto
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £625 to £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £275 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £660 to £675 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £675 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago