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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 67 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 24 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.57% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 4.40% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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
208 159 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.59% 13.03% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 65 59
Average daily rate £325 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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
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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 3 £348 -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 16 (41.03%) Maven
4 16 (41.03%) Grails
4 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (41.03%) Servlets
4 16 (41.03%) XML
4 16 (41.03%) Red Hat
5 15 (38.46%) J2SE
6 14 (35.90%) JMS
7 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (33.33%) HTML
8 12 (30.77%) Python
8 12 (30.77%) Spring
9 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
9 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 10 (25.64%) XSLT
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) XML Schema
10 10 (25.64%) Android
10 10 (25.64%) Django
10 10 (25.64%) XPath
11 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.08%) Hazelcast
12 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.51%) J2EE
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle
13 7 (17.95%) C++

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.56%) Jetty
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) FTP
2 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.56%) IPsec
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Hazelcast
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Maven
2 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.56%) Introscope
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Publishing
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Python Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Python Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Django Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Servlets
1 16 (41.03%) XML
1 16 (41.03%) Grails
2 15 (38.46%) J2SE
3 14 (35.90%) JMS
4 13 (33.33%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) Spring
6 11 (28.21%) CSS
7 10 (25.64%) XSLT
7 10 (25.64%) XML Schema
7 10 (25.64%) Django
8 8 (20.51%) J2EE
9 7 (17.95%) Qt
9 7 (17.95%) Celery
10 6 (15.38%) DOM
11 5 (12.82%) SAX
11 5 (12.82%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (7.69%) RESTful
13 2 (5.13%) REST
13 2 (5.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.21%) Windows
4 10 (25.64%) Android
5 6 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 5 (12.82%) UNIX
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE
7 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (10.26%) Web Design
4 3 (7.69%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
4 3 (7.69%) Line Management
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Content Management
5 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 1 (2.56%) B2B
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
6 1 (2.56%) OOP
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) XPath
5 7 (17.95%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
1 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) hybris
5 1 (2.56%) FatWire
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Crosslane Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Crosslane Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago