The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 76 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.11% 3.10% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £265 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.22% -21.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +88.09%
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
211 129 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.77% 10.45% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 51 57
Average daily rate £300 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.27 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £393 -
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) CSS
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (37.84%) Python
6 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
7 10 (27.03%) Django
7 10 (27.03%) REST
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) Java
8 9 (24.32%) XML
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) Web Services
9 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
10 7 (18.92%) C++
10 7 (18.92%) Qt
10 7 (18.92%) Celery
11 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
11 6 (16.22%) JSON
11 6 (16.22%) Servlets
11 6 (16.22%) SOAP
11 6 (16.22%) SOA
11 6 (16.22%) Spring
11 6 (16.22%) Ajax
11 6 (16.22%) Mac OS X
11 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
12 5 (13.51%) MVC
12 5 (13.51%) Hibernate

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) Node.js
3 4 (10.81%) Liferay
3 4 (10.81%) JBoss
4 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.70%) Jetty
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) CICS
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) FTP
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
1 5 (13.51%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
3 3 (8.11%) IPsec
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (5.41%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) SNMP
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 2 (5.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Python Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Django Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Python/Django Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Designer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Python Developer
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 19 (51.35%) CSS
3 10 (27.03%) Django
3 10 (27.03%) REST
4 9 (24.32%) XML
5 8 (21.62%) Web Services
6 7 (18.92%) Qt
6 7 (18.92%) Celery
7 6 (16.22%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) JSON
7 6 (16.22%) Spring
7 6 (16.22%) Servlets
7 6 (16.22%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) XHTML
8 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
8 5 (13.51%) React
8 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 4 (10.81%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.41%) Statistics
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Blog
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) VSAM
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Mac OS X
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) SOA
3 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
4 5 (13.51%) Web Design
4 5 (13.51%) BDD
4 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Pair Programming
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) EAI
6 3 (8.11%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) Python
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
6 2 (5.41%) Scala
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) JCL
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Squid
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.41%) Juniper
3 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
3 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.41%) Aruba
3 2 (5.41%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
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