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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 89 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.74% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.43% 7.46% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £352 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £468 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £12.50 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+270.00% -58.04%
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
233 134 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.21% 9.93% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 50 50
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £181 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 22
Average hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

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 6 May 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) Python
4 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 10 (30.30%) Servlets
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) Django
7 9 (27.27%) XML
7 9 (27.27%) J2SE
8 8 (24.24%) JMS
8 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
8 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
8 8 (24.24%) Grails
8 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Maven
9 7 (21.21%) Qt
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) UNIX
9 7 (21.21%) C++
9 7 (21.21%) J2EE
9 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.21%) Celery
10 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
10 6 (18.18%) Spring

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Liferay
4 2 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) CICS
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Jetty
5 1 (3.03%) WordPress
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) IPsec
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Hazelcast
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Maven
3 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Python Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Python Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Django Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Python Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 10 (30.30%) Servlets
3 10 (30.30%) Django
4 9 (27.27%) XML
4 9 (27.27%) J2SE
5 8 (24.24%) JMS
5 8 (24.24%) Grails
6 7 (21.21%) Celery
6 7 (21.21%) J2EE
6 7 (21.21%) Qt
7 6 (18.18%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) REST
8 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
9 3 (9.09%) XML Schema
9 3 (9.09%) SAX
9 3 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (9.09%) DOM
9 3 (9.09%) XSLT
9 3 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 3 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Web Design
3 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) EAI
7 2 (6.06%) UML
8 1 (3.03%) OOP
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) XPath
6 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) JCL
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Squid
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
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