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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 74 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 31 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.70% 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.31% 10.85% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 4
Median daily rate £425 £438 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £355 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-57.14% -42.85%
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
274 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.00% 11.80% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 112 86
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.35% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 August 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 August 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 - 9 £420 - 2
Salford -7 3 £428 +11.03% 1
Wigan - 1 £375 -
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (58.82%) Java
1 30 (58.82%) JSON
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 26 (50.98%) REST
4 24 (47.06%) Apache
5 23 (45.10%) Linux
6 22 (43.14%) Oracle
6 22 (43.14%) SOAP
7 21 (41.18%) Middleware
8 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
9 19 (37.25%) IBM
10 18 (35.29%) JBoss
10 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
11 17 (33.33%) SOA
12 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
12 16 (31.37%) Open Source
12 16 (31.37%) Spring
12 16 (31.37%) Microservices
13 15 (29.41%) WebSphere
13 15 (29.41%) MySQL
13 15 (29.41%) JDBC
14 14 (27.45%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (27.45%) Apache Camel
15 13 (25.49%) High Availability
15 13 (25.49%) Hadoop
15 13 (25.49%) ActiveMQ
16 12 (23.53%) TDD
16 12 (23.53%) VMware
17 11 (21.57%) Unix

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 24 (47.06%) Apache
2 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
3 18 (35.29%) JBoss
4 15 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 10 (19.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (7.84%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (7.84%) Jetty
6 4 (7.84%) nginx
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
7 3 (5.88%) SAS
7 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.92%) IIS
8 2 (3.92%) Liferay
8 2 (3.92%) Mongrel
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) FTP
2 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.76%) DNS
4 5 (9.80%) DHCP
4 5 (9.80%) LDAP
5 4 (7.84%) SMTP
6 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
6 3 (5.88%) IMAP
6 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.88%) MRTG
6 3 (5.88%) SSL
7 2 (3.92%) AMQP
7 2 (3.92%) Firewall
7 2 (3.92%) IPsec
7 2 (3.92%) WinSCP
8 1 (1.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MySQL
2 14 (27.45%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (25.49%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (7.84%) DB2
6 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.92%) MS Access
7 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.69%) JUnit
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Xcode
4 3 (5.88%) Calabash
4 3 (5.88%) Hudson
4 3 (5.88%) Robotium
4 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.92%) Introscope
5 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Toad
5 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.96%) Gradle
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Android Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Objective-C Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Java Android Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Java Mobile Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) OAT Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) OAT Test Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Android Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) JSON
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 26 (50.98%) REST
4 22 (43.14%) SOAP
5 21 (41.18%) Middleware
6 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
6 16 (31.37%) Spring
7 15 (29.41%) JDBC
8 14 (27.45%) Apache Camel
9 13 (25.49%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (17.65%) RESTful
11 8 (15.69%) Web Services
12 7 (13.73%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (9.80%) IBM Integration Bus
13 5 (9.80%) JMS
14 4 (7.84%) Cocoa
14 4 (7.84%) J2EE
15 3 (5.88%) CSS
15 3 (5.88%) HTML
15 3 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Streaming Media
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) LPAR
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) BBC
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Unix
3 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 8 (15.69%) Android
4 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (9.80%) Solaris
6 4 (7.84%) AIX
7 3 (5.88%) CentOS
7 3 (5.88%) Debian
7 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (3.92%) HPUX
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.92%) SUSE
8 2 (3.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) SOA
3 16 (31.37%) Microservices
3 16 (31.37%) Open Source
4 13 (25.49%) High Availability
5 12 (23.53%) TDD
6 10 (19.61%) Automated Testing
6 10 (19.61%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Front End Development
7 9 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (17.65%) OOP
7 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Mobile Development
10 6 (11.76%) Android Development
10 6 (11.76%) iOS Development
11 5 (9.80%) DevOps
11 5 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.80%) SDLC
11 5 (9.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) Objective-C
4 5 (9.80%) C
4 5 (9.80%) C++
4 5 (9.80%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.84%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) Jython
6 3 (5.88%) Korn
6 3 (5.88%) Lua
6 3 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.96%) C#
8 1 (1.96%) Go
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Dovecot
2 3 (5.88%) iptables
2 3 (5.88%) KVM
2 3 (5.88%) Sendmail
2 3 (5.88%) Squid
3 2 (3.92%) Firmware
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.96%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (5.88%) Cacti
4 3 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.88%) Nagios
4 3 (5.88%) OpenNebula
5 2 (3.92%) CA Wily
5 2 (3.92%) DameWare
5 2 (3.92%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.92%) nmon
5 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 19 (37.25%) IBM
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) CA
6 2 (3.92%) Endeca
6 2 (3.92%) Google
6 2 (3.92%) LexisNexis
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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