The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 57 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.74% 2.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.65% 17.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +122.22%
HTTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
198 81 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.68% 13.71% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 52 10
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £32.21 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the North East region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the North East region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Tyne and Wear +1 27 £500 +42.85% 6
Durham -16 1 £225 -21.73%
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (65.71%) VMware
4 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (62.86%) SSL
5 22 (62.86%) Java
6 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (57.14%) WebSphere
8 17 (48.57%) .NET
8 17 (48.57%) HTML
8 17 (48.57%) CSS
9 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
10 14 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (40.00%) Google
10 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (40.00%) Google App Engine
10 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (40.00%) Open Source
10 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 14 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (37.14%) nginx
11 13 (37.14%) Xen
11 13 (37.14%) Jetty
11 13 (37.14%) DNS
11 13 (37.14%) IPsec
11 13 (37.14%) Servlets
11 13 (37.14%) IIS
11 13 (37.14%) J2EE
11 13 (37.14%) Microsoft

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 20 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 13 (37.14%) Jetty
2 13 (37.14%) nginx
2 13 (37.14%) IIS
2 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.00%) JBoss
4 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (40.00%) Google App Engine
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) SSL
2 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
3 13 (37.14%) DNS
3 13 (37.14%) DHCP
3 13 (37.14%) FTP
3 13 (37.14%) IPsec
4 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Subversion
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Technical Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Scala Developer
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) J2EE
2 13 (37.14%) Servlets
3 10 (28.57%) SOAP
4 9 (25.71%) XML
4 9 (25.71%) JSON
4 9 (25.71%) REST
5 8 (22.86%) SAML
6 3 (8.57%) XHTML
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
8 1 (2.86%) Spring
8 1 (2.86%) WCF
8 1 (2.86%) Symfony
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
8 1 (2.86%) MooTools
8 1 (2.86%) YAML
8 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) UNIX
3 8 (22.86%) Mac OS X
4 7 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (40.00%) Open Source
5 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (25.71%) Web Design
6 8 (22.86%) Information Security
7 7 (20.00%) DevOps
7 7 (20.00%) Microservices
8 6 (17.14%) Web Development
9 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Migration
10 3 (8.57%) TDD
11 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) BDD
11 2 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
12 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) Scala
6 5 (14.29%) C#
7 4 (11.43%) C++
8 3 (8.57%) SQL
9 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.86%) PHP5
10 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (37.14%) Xen
3 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) QEMU
4 2 (5.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
1 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Google
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
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