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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / North East
Rank 74 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 15 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.53% 3.58% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.21% 25.81% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 3
Median daily rate £345 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £533 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 124 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.27% 13.87% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 61 62
Median daily rate £325 £450 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £295 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Tyne and Wear -31 15 £345 -23.33% 3
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) ITIL
4 19 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
5 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 16 (42.11%) Open Source
5 16 (42.11%) Puppet
6 15 (39.47%) Software Distribution
6 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) HTTPS
7 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
8 13 (34.21%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
8 13 (34.21%) HP
9 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
9 12 (31.58%) ITSM
9 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 12 (31.58%) SQL
9 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (28.95%) Web Design
10 11 (28.95%) NAS
10 11 (28.95%) Java
10 11 (28.95%) SAN
10 11 (28.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
11 10 (26.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 10 (26.32%) Middleware

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (15.79%) Apache
1 6 (15.79%) IIS
1 6 (15.79%) Jetty
1 6 (15.79%) Mongrel
1 6 (15.79%) nginx
1 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) Confluence
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (5.26%) SAS
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.79%) Google App Engine
1 6 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.53%) IaaS
2 4 (10.53%) PaaS
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
4 2 (5.26%) HP Helion
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) HTTPS
2 11 (28.95%) NAS
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 10 (26.32%) iSCSI
3 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) SSL
5 7 (18.42%) FTP
6 6 (15.79%) DHCP
6 6 (15.79%) DNS
6 6 (15.79%) IPsec
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) Subversion
3 6 (15.79%) JUnit
3 6 (15.79%) Travis CI
4 5 (13.16%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.26%) WebOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Middleware
2 9 (23.68%) HTML
2 9 (23.68%) REST
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) JSON
4 6 (15.79%) .NET
4 6 (15.79%) Ajax
4 6 (15.79%) J2EE
4 6 (15.79%) Servlets
5 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
5 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.89%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) CSS3
6 2 (5.26%) Django
6 2 (5.26%) Guice
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) JAX-RS
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) Unix
5 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) AIX
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 16 (42.11%) Open Source
4 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (39.47%) Software Distribution
5 13 (34.21%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) ITSM
7 11 (28.95%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (28.95%) Web Design
8 8 (21.05%) DevOps
8 8 (21.05%) OO
9 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum
11 4 (10.53%) Change Management
11 4 (10.53%) Data Management
11 4 (10.53%) Microservices
11 4 (10.53%) Service Design
12 3 (7.89%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) Jython
4 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.53%) Scala
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCSA
6 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) MCSE
7 1 (2.63%) OCA
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Xen
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 9 (23.68%) SCCM
4 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (13.16%) BladeLogic
5 5 (13.16%) SCOrch
6 4 (10.53%) WSUS
7 3 (7.89%) Terraform
8 1 (2.63%) Ansible
8 1 (2.63%) OpenView
8 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) HP
3 9 (23.68%) CA
4 8 (21.05%) Google
5 7 (18.42%) VMware
6 5 (13.16%) BMC
6 5 (13.16%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
7 4 (10.53%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.63%) Opsware
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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