The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 74 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 18 51 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.34% 2.84% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.65% 20.00% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 18
Median daily rate £438 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -13.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 255 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.49% 14.21% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 140 104
Median daily rate £400 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Manchester region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Manchester region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Salford -15 4 £550 +29.41%
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) Web Services
2 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) REST
3 20 (40.82%) TDD
4 19 (38.78%) High Availability
4 19 (38.78%) RESTful
5 18 (36.73%) BDD
5 18 (36.73%) XML
6 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
6 17 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (32.65%) NoSQL
7 16 (32.65%) Scrum
8 15 (30.61%) Unix
9 14 (28.57%) Java
9 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 13 (26.53%) JSON
10 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (26.53%) JUnit
10 13 (26.53%) IBM
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle
12 11 (22.45%) Apache
12 11 (22.45%) FTP
12 11 (22.45%) DNS
12 11 (22.45%) SSL
12 11 (22.45%) Node.js
13 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 11 (22.45%) Apache
3 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
4 7 (14.29%) Jetty
4 7 (14.29%) nginx
5 6 (12.24%) IIS
5 6 (12.24%) Mongrel
6 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (8.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (4.08%) JBoss
9 2 (4.08%) OpenEdge
9 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
9 2 (4.08%) SAS
9 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
10 1 (2.04%) CICS
10 1 (2.04%) CMS
10 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.24%) Google App Engine
2 6 (12.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
1 11 (22.45%) FTP
1 11 (22.45%) SSL
2 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.37%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 6 (12.24%) IPsec
5 5 (10.20%) SMTP
6 4 (8.16%) HTTPS
6 4 (8.16%) LAN
6 4 (8.16%) WAN
7 3 (6.12%) VoIP
7 3 (6.12%) VPN
8 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.08%) IMAP
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) MRTG
8 2 (4.08%) SNMP
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) NoSQL
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) DB2
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) JUnit
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.24%) Travis CI
4 4 (8.16%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.04%) Babel
6 1 (2.04%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.04%) Firebug
6 1 (2.04%) JMeter
6 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.04%) The Grinder
6 1 (2.04%) Toad
6 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Product Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) REST
1 23 (46.94%) Web Services
2 19 (38.78%) RESTful
3 18 (36.73%) XML
4 13 (26.53%) JSON
5 11 (22.45%) Node.js
6 9 (18.37%) XSLT
7 8 (16.33%) JMS
7 8 (16.33%) Servlets
8 7 (14.29%) .NET
8 7 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (10.20%) Middleware
9 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (8.16%) CSS
10 4 (8.16%) EDIFACT
10 4 (8.16%) HTML
10 4 (8.16%) JDBC
10 4 (8.16%) ODBC
11 3 (6.12%) HTML5
11 3 (6.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) Unix
3 10 (20.41%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) AIX
4 3 (6.12%) CentOS
4 3 (6.12%) Debian
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) TDD
3 19 (38.78%) High Availability
4 18 (36.73%) BDD
5 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
6 16 (32.65%) Scrum
7 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.33%) Open Source
9 7 (14.29%) DevOps
10 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.20%) API Development
12 4 (8.16%) OO
13 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
13 3 (6.12%) Information Security
13 3 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (6.12%) Patch Management
13 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) Scala
5 5 (10.20%) Jython
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
5 5 (10.20%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) ActionScript
6 4 (8.16%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (8.16%) ActionScript 3.0
7 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) C
8 2 (4.08%) C++
8 2 (4.08%) Korn
8 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) C#
9 1 (2.04%) COBOL
9 1 (2.04%) JCL
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) CISSP
2 3 (6.12%) SANS
2 3 (6.12%) SSCP
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Xen
3 2 (4.08%) Dovecot
3 2 (4.08%) iptables
3 2 (4.08%) KVM
3 2 (4.08%) Sendmail
3 2 (4.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) QRadar
3 2 (4.08%) Cacti
3 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 2 (4.08%) OpenNebula
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) IBM
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Google
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Axway
5 4 (8.16%) Twitter
6 3 (6.12%) Apple
6 3 (6.12%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) LogRhythm
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.12%) Splunk
7 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.04%) Chordiant
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
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