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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 65 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 49 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 2.54% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.82% 17.69% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 12
Median daily rate £440 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
231 277 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.55% 14.37% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 142 65
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 21
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -18.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 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 17 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
Salford -12 4 £440 +3.52%
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 33 (58.93%) Linux
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (50.00%) REST
4 26 (46.43%) TDD
5 25 (44.64%) RESTful
6 24 (42.86%) BDD
6 24 (42.86%) Web Services
7 22 (39.29%) XML
8 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
9 20 (35.71%) SQL
9 20 (35.71%) JSON
10 19 (33.93%) High Availability
10 19 (33.93%) Java
10 19 (33.93%) Scrum
11 18 (32.14%) JUnit
11 18 (32.14%) NoSQL
12 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
12 16 (28.57%) Unix
13 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
14 13 (23.21%) Apache
14 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (21.43%) Node.js
15 12 (21.43%) Oracle
16 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (19.64%) DNS
17 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
17 10 (17.86%) Perl
17 10 (17.86%) Middleware
17 10 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ

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 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 13 (23.21%) Apache
3 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (8.93%) JBoss
6 5 (8.93%) Jetty
6 5 (8.93%) nginx
6 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (8.93%) SAS
7 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.57%) IIS
8 2 (3.57%) Mongrel
9 1 (1.79%) CICS
9 1 (1.79%) CMS
9 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DNS
2 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.07%) SMTP
4 8 (14.29%) DHCP
5 7 (12.50%) FTP
6 6 (10.71%) Internet
7 5 (8.93%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (8.93%) IMAP
7 5 (8.93%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.93%) MRTG
8 4 (7.14%) Firewall
8 4 (7.14%) SSL
9 3 (5.36%) LDAP
9 3 (5.36%) SNMP
10 2 (3.57%) AMQP
10 2 (3.57%) IPsec
10 2 (3.57%) LAN
10 2 (3.57%) WAN
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.79%) Fast Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) DB2
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.57%) MarkLogic
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) MS Access
7 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) JUnit
2 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.07%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Xcode
6 2 (3.57%) Maven
6 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
6 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.79%) Calabash
7 1 (1.79%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.79%) Firebug
7 1 (1.79%) Hudson
7 1 (1.79%) JMeter
7 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.79%) Robotium
7 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) The Grinder
7 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 5 (8.93%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Scala Software Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Objective-C Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Android Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.36%) Middleware Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) REST
2 25 (44.64%) RESTful
3 24 (42.86%) Web Services
4 22 (39.29%) XML
5 20 (35.71%) JSON
6 12 (21.43%) Node.js
7 10 (17.86%) Middleware
7 10 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (16.07%) XSLT
9 6 (10.71%) JMS
10 5 (8.93%) SOAP
11 4 (7.14%) Cocoa
11 4 (7.14%) Servlets
12 3 (5.36%) .NET
12 3 (5.36%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.36%) IBM Integration Bus
12 3 (5.36%) Spring
13 2 (3.57%) JAX-RS
13 2 (3.57%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) BBC
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.79%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 33 (58.93%) Linux
2 16 (28.57%) Unix
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
4 6 (10.71%) CentOS
4 6 (10.71%) Debian
4 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 6 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 5 (8.93%) AIX
5 5 (8.93%) Android
5 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) TDD
3 24 (42.86%) BDD
4 21 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 19 (33.93%) High Availability
5 19 (33.93%) Scrum
6 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (14.29%) Open Source
8 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.93%) DevOps
10 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.93%) OOP
10 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Android Development
11 4 (7.14%) API Development
11 4 (7.14%) iOS Development
12 3 (5.36%) SOA
12 3 (5.36%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) Perl
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) Scala
5 8 (14.29%) Jython
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.93%) C
7 5 (8.93%) C++
7 5 (8.93%) Korn
7 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.93%) PHP
8 4 (7.14%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.79%) C#
9 1 (1.79%) COBOL
9 1 (1.79%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) CISSP
2 1 (1.79%) SANS
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) SSCP
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.93%) Dovecot
2 5 (8.93%) iptables
2 5 (8.93%) KVM
2 5 (8.93%) Sendmail
2 5 (8.93%) Squid
3 1 (1.79%) Ceph
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Cacti
2 5 (8.93%) HAProxy
2 5 (8.93%) Nagios
2 5 (8.93%) OpenNebula
3 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.79%) QRadar
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) IBM
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) Twitter
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.79%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
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