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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 157 163 196
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +33
Contract jobs citing HTTP 356 327 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.46% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.10% 10.91% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 178 210
Median daily rate £470 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £335 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.41% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £160.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-8.64% +270.00%
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
2942 2998 2811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.90% 13.40% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2060 1920 1857
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 88
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +4 38 £528 +5.50% 43
Croydon +1 12 £365 -5.80% 1
Docklands, London +14 5 £430 -33.84%
Westminster -13 2 £575 +12.19%
Greenford 0 1 £345 -
Wimbledon -3 1 £475 +55.10% 3
Bromley - 1 £425 - 1
Hendon - 1 £400 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (48.54%) Java
3 315 (43.93%) Linux
4 215 (29.99%) Web Services
5 214 (29.85%) REST
6 212 (29.57%) Git (software)
6 212 (29.57%) HTML
7 208 (29.01%) Unix
8 197 (27.48%) JavaScript
9 189 (26.36%) TCP/IP
10 182 (25.38%) Python
11 171 (23.85%) Jenkins
12 167 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
13 156 (21.76%) TDD
13 156 (21.76%) Subversion
14 143 (19.94%) CSS
15 133 (18.55%) OO
15 133 (18.55%) Configuration Management
15 133 (18.55%) Scrum
16 131 (18.27%) MongoDB
17 126 (17.57%) XML
18 125 (17.43%) SQL
19 121 (16.88%) Maven
19 121 (16.88%) Ruby
20 119 (16.60%) SSL
20 119 (16.60%) Node.js
21 118 (16.46%) Relational Database
22 116 (16.18%) DevOps
22 116 (16.18%) Apache
23 115 (16.04%) DNS

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
1 119 (16.60%) Node.js
2 116 (16.18%) Apache
3 85 (11.85%) Tomcat
4 59 (8.23%) WebSphere
5 51 (7.11%) IIS
6 46 (6.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 44 (6.14%) Jetty
8 38 (5.30%) WebLogic
9 36 (5.02%) IBM HTTP Server
10 29 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (2.23%) LiveCycle
11 16 (2.23%) nginx
12 13 (1.81%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.81%) JBoss
13 12 (1.67%) MQSeries
14 11 (1.53%) Oracle Coherence
15 9 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (1.12%) CMS
16 8 (1.12%) Confluence
16 8 (1.12%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.12%) MS Office
3 7 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) HipChat
5 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.42%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 107 (14.92%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.91%) GitHub
3 23 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.98%) Google App Engine
5 7 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.84%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.70%) Heroku
8 4 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) Office 365
9 2 (0.28%) PaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (26.36%) TCP/IP
2 119 (16.60%) SSL
3 115 (16.04%) DNS
4 83 (11.58%) Internet
5 58 (8.09%) Firewall
6 47 (6.56%) FTP
7 40 (5.58%) LDAP
8 36 (5.02%) VPN
9 32 (4.46%) DHCP
9 32 (4.46%) HTTPS
10 31 (4.32%) SMTP
11 30 (4.18%) Intrusion Detection
12 27 (3.77%) IPsec
13 22 (3.07%) Network Security
14 19 (2.65%) LAN
15 18 (2.51%) SAN
15 18 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (2.37%) SSH
16 17 (2.37%) WAN
17 14 (1.95%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.27%) MongoDB
2 118 (16.46%) Relational Database
3 109 (15.20%) NoSQL
4 85 (11.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 69 (9.62%) MySQL
6 66 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
7 62 (8.65%) SQL Server
8 43 (6.00%) Oracle Database
9 27 (3.77%) Redis
10 23 (3.21%) Hadoop
11 22 (3.07%) Neo4j
11 22 (3.07%) RDBMS
12 20 (2.79%) Big Data
13 16 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (1.12%) HBase
16 6 (0.84%) CouchDB
17 5 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
18 4 (0.56%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 212 (29.57%) Git (software)
2 171 (23.85%) Jenkins
3 156 (21.76%) Subversion
4 121 (16.88%) Maven
5 83 (11.58%) Cucumber
6 66 (9.21%) Gradle
7 59 (8.23%) JIRA
8 55 (7.67%) JUnit
9 48 (6.69%) Mockito
10 39 (5.44%) Hudson
11 35 (4.88%) JMeter
12 31 (4.32%) Selenium
13 24 (3.35%) Ant
14 22 (3.07%) Travis CI
15 20 (2.79%) Introscope
16 18 (2.51%) LoadRunner
17 16 (2.23%) Grunt
18 15 (2.09%) Eclipse
18 15 (2.09%) gulp
19 14 (1.95%) Protractor
General
1 89 (12.41%) Finance
2 36 (5.02%) Banking
3 21 (2.93%) Financial Institution
4 17 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.23%) Retail
6 12 (1.67%) Marketing
7 11 (1.53%) Publishing
8 8 (1.12%) Games
8 8 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.98%) Front Office
9 7 (0.98%) Local Government
10 5 (0.70%) International Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.42%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Electronics
12 3 (0.42%) Legal
13 2 (0.28%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 342 (47.70%) Developer
2 127 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 67 (9.34%) Senior Developer
4 48 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (5.86%) Analyst
6 40 (5.58%) Administrator
6 40 (5.58%) Agile Developer
7 39 (5.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 36 (5.02%) Python Developer
8 36 (5.02%) Scala Developer
9 35 (4.88%) Architect
9 35 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 35 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (4.04%) Agile Java Developer
10 29 (4.04%) Consultant
11 28 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
12 23 (3.21%) Tester
13 19 (2.65%) Digital Developer
14 18 (2.51%) .NET Developer
14 18 (2.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (29.99%) Web Services
2 214 (29.85%) REST
3 212 (29.57%) HTML
4 143 (19.94%) CSS
5 126 (17.57%) XML
6 101 (14.09%) Spring
7 100 (13.95%) RESTful
8 95 (13.25%) JSON
9 92 (12.83%) Middleware
10 87 (12.13%) AngularJS
11 81 (11.30%) .NET
12 73 (10.18%) SOAP
13 56 (7.81%) HTML5
14 47 (6.56%) Ajax
15 43 (6.00%) J2EE
16 42 (5.86%) JAX-RS
17 41 (5.72%) XSD
18 39 (5.44%) jQuery
19 37 (5.16%) Akka
20 36 (5.02%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.58%) Algorithms
4 32 (4.46%) Data Structures
5 26 (3.63%) Clustering
6 22 (3.07%) User Experience
7 19 (2.65%) Hedge funds
7 19 (2.65%) MPEG
7 19 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 17 (2.37%) iPad
8 17 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.23%) Fat Client
9 16 (2.23%) Interactive TV
9 16 (2.23%) STB
9 16 (2.23%) Thin Client
10 15 (2.09%) DTV
10 15 (2.09%) W3C
11 13 (1.81%) Device Driver
12 12 (1.67%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 315 (43.93%) Linux
2 208 (29.01%) Unix
3 86 (11.99%) Windows
4 59 (8.23%) Mac OS X
5 35 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 17 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.37%) Solaris
8 15 (2.09%) Android
8 15 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.67%) AIX
10 11 (1.53%) SUSE
11 9 (1.26%) CentOS
11 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.84%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.56%) Debian
16 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
3 156 (21.76%) TDD
4 133 (18.55%) Configuration Management
4 133 (18.55%) OO
4 133 (18.55%) Scrum
5 116 (16.18%) DevOps
6 115 (16.04%) BDD
7 101 (14.09%) Open Source
8 87 (12.13%) Multithreading
9 83 (11.58%) Software Engineering
10 79 (11.02%) Pair Programming
11 76 (10.60%) High Availability
12 61 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 60 (8.37%) Web Design
14 53 (7.39%) SDLC
14 53 (7.39%) Web Development
15 52 (7.25%) Unit Testing
16 49 (6.83%) ITIL
17 47 (6.56%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 348 (48.54%) Java
2 197 (27.48%) JavaScript
3 182 (25.38%) Python
4 125 (17.43%) SQL
5 121 (16.88%) Ruby
6 97 (13.53%) Perl
7 67 (9.34%) C++
7 67 (9.34%) Scala
8 49 (6.83%) C#
9 46 (6.42%) Shell Script
10 43 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 42 (5.86%) C
11 42 (5.86%) PHP
12 31 (4.32%) Groovy
13 28 (3.91%) Go
14 23 (3.21%) Jython
15 21 (2.93%) PowerShell
16 15 (2.09%) ANSI C
17 12 (1.67%) XPath
18 9 (1.26%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 59 (8.23%) Degree
2 58 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.39%) GCIA
6 9 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.26%) GSEC
7 8 (1.12%) CCNP
8 7 (0.98%) CCNA
9 6 (0.84%) CCDA
9 6 (0.84%) GCIH
9 6 (0.84%) JNCIA
9 6 (0.84%) JNCIP
9 6 (0.84%) JNCIS
10 5 (0.70%) CISSP
11 4 (0.56%) GCED
11 4 (0.56%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.46%) QA
2 14 (1.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (1.67%) HL7
4 6 (0.84%) SEPA
5 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.42%) MiFID
7 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.28%) SLA
8 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 78 (10.88%) Docker
2 40 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.81%) Xen
5 12 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.53%) NFS
7 10 (1.39%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.26%) KVM
8 9 (1.26%) Squid
9 8 (1.12%) Firmware
9 8 (1.12%) SRDF
10 7 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.84%) LXC
12 5 (0.70%) Samba
13 3 (0.42%) Ceph
13 3 (0.42%) Postfix
13 3 (0.42%) PowerHA
14 2 (0.28%) Dovecot
14 2 (0.28%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 98 (13.67%) Puppet
2 50 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (5.86%) Ansible
4 25 (3.49%) Graphite
5 19 (2.65%) Nagios
6 18 (2.51%) logstash
6 18 (2.51%) Salt
7 15 (2.09%) Grafana
7 15 (2.09%) Kibana
7 15 (2.09%) Uchiwa
8 14 (1.95%) Nessus
9 12 (1.67%) Nmap
10 8 (1.12%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.84%) Cacti
11 6 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.84%) QRadar
12 5 (0.70%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.70%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.56%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 112 (15.62%) Oracle
2 72 (10.04%) VMware
3 61 (8.51%) IBM
4 48 (6.69%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.14%) Cisco
6 25 (3.49%) Adobe
6 25 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 24 (3.35%) ATG
7 24 (3.35%) HP
8 22 (3.07%) F5
8 22 (3.07%) SOASTA, Inc
9 20 (2.79%) Splunk
10 18 (2.51%) Siebel
11 17 (2.37%) AppDynamics
11 17 (2.37%) Google
12 15 (2.09%) OpenTV
13 14 (1.95%) NetApp
13 14 (1.95%) TIBCO
14 13 (1.81%) Apple
15 12 (1.67%) Citrix
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Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
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Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £575 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Reed Technology
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London
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