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 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 74 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.52% 1.18% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.89% 9.84% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 1
Median daily rate £413 £398 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -46.93%
HTTP
North West

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
283 193 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.33% 11.97% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 92 68
Median daily rate £378 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 July 2016.

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 July 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
Stockport - 11 £500 - 2
Salford -5 3 £428 +8.91%
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 30 (68.18%) JSON
2 29 (65.91%) REST
2 29 (65.91%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) XML
3 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (56.82%) Linux
5 22 (50.00%) Apache
6 20 (45.45%) SOAP
7 18 (40.91%) Tomcat
8 17 (38.64%) IBM
8 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
8 17 (38.64%) Oracle
8 17 (38.64%) Middleware
8 17 (38.64%) High Availability
8 17 (38.64%) Open Source
9 16 (36.36%) JDBC
9 16 (36.36%) JBoss
9 16 (36.36%) SOA
10 14 (31.82%) MySQL
10 14 (31.82%) Spring
10 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
10 14 (31.82%) Apache Camel
11 13 (29.55%) Microservices
11 13 (29.55%) TDD
11 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
12 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (27.27%) Web Services
12 12 (27.27%) Hadoop
13 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
13 9 (20.45%) WebSphere

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 22 (50.00%) Apache
2 18 (40.91%) Tomcat
3 16 (36.36%) JBoss
4 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
6 3 (6.82%) SAS
7 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (4.55%) Jetty
7 2 (4.55%) Liferay
7 2 (4.55%) nginx
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Google App Engine
2 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) FTP
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) LDAP
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.82%) IMAP
4 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.82%) MRTG
4 3 (6.82%) SMTP
5 2 (4.55%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) SSL
5 2 (4.55%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) MySQL
2 12 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 2 (4.55%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) JUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) Calabash
4 3 (6.82%) Hudson
4 3 (6.82%) Robotium
4 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.55%) Introscope
5 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.55%) Toad
5 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.27%) Gradle
6 1 (2.27%) Grunt
6 1 (2.27%) gulp
6 1 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Scala Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Android Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) JSON
2 29 (65.91%) REST
2 29 (65.91%) XML
3 20 (45.45%) SOAP
4 17 (38.64%) Middleware
5 16 (36.36%) JDBC
6 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 14 (31.82%) Apache Camel
6 14 (31.82%) Spring
7 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (27.27%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) RESTful
10 6 (13.64%) J2EE
11 5 (11.36%) CSS
11 5 (11.36%) HTML
12 4 (9.09%) CSS3
12 4 (9.09%) HTML5
12 4 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
12 4 (9.09%) JMS
12 4 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Streaming Media
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) LPAR
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Unix
4 4 (9.09%) Android
4 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Debian
5 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.55%) AIX
6 2 (4.55%) HPUX
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) SUSE
6 2 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) High Availability
2 17 (38.64%) Open Source
3 16 (36.36%) SOA
4 13 (29.55%) Microservices
4 13 (29.55%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) Front End Development
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) BDD
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 6 (13.64%) OOP
9 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.09%) MVC
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.82%) DRM
11 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) C
4 7 (15.91%) C++
5 6 (13.64%) Scala
6 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 5 (11.36%) Python
6 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.82%) Korn
8 3 (6.82%) Lua
8 3 (6.82%) Perl
8 3 (6.82%) VB
9 2 (4.55%) Go
9 2 (4.55%) Ruby
10 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PhD
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Dovecot
2 3 (6.82%) iptables
2 3 (6.82%) KVM
2 3 (6.82%) Sendmail
2 3 (6.82%) Squid
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Puppet
2 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.82%) Cacti
3 3 (6.82%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 3 (6.82%) OpenNebula
4 2 (4.55%) CA Wily
4 2 (4.55%) DameWare
4 2 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.55%) nmon
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) IBM
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) CA
5 2 (4.55%) Endeca
5 2 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (4.55%) LexisNexis
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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