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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 47 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.17% 2.15% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.37% 12.87% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
Average daily rate £486 £430 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% +13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £453 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -5.55%
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
119 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.02% 16.72% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 44
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £262 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 20
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £31.10
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 - £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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
Tyne and Wear -10 26 £486 +12.96% 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 44 (80.00%) Java
2 43 (78.18%) Linux
3 39 (70.91%) Configuration Management
4 34 (61.82%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 33 (60.00%) .NET
6 32 (58.18%) Apache
6 32 (58.18%) SSL
7 30 (54.55%) J2EE
8 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
9 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
10 26 (47.27%) nginx
10 26 (47.27%) IIS
10 26 (47.27%) Tomcat
10 26 (47.27%) Jetty
10 26 (47.27%) WebSphere
11 25 (45.45%) VMware
11 25 (45.45%) Xen
11 25 (45.45%) Servlets
12 24 (43.64%) DHCP
12 24 (43.64%) FTP
12 24 (43.64%) DNS
12 24 (43.64%) IPsec
12 24 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (34.55%) DevOps
14 18 (32.73%) Web Operations
14 18 (32.73%) Subversion
14 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
15 17 (30.91%) HTML

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (58.18%) Apache
2 26 (47.27%) IIS
2 26 (47.27%) Jetty
2 26 (47.27%) nginx
2 26 (47.27%) Tomcat
2 26 (47.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (18.18%) PowerExchange
5 7 (12.73%) Node.js
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.82%) Confluence
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (23.64%) Google App Engine
1 13 (23.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (21.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 32 (58.18%) SSL
3 24 (43.64%) DHCP
3 24 (43.64%) DNS
3 24 (43.64%) FTP
3 24 (43.64%) IPsec
4 4 (7.27%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
2 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.73%) Subversion
3 11 (20.00%) Log4j
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Scala Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) WebOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Web Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Web Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Web Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (60.00%) .NET
2 30 (54.55%) J2EE
3 25 (45.45%) Servlets
4 17 (30.91%) HTML
5 16 (29.09%) CSS
6 8 (14.55%) XHTML
7 6 (10.91%) HTML5
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.27%) Apache CXF
9 3 (5.45%) jQuery
9 3 (5.45%) REST
10 2 (3.64%) JSON
10 2 (3.64%) Middleware
10 2 (3.64%) Play Framework
10 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (3.64%) Spring
10 2 (3.64%) Web Services
11 1 (1.82%) Akka
11 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.82%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.27%) Blog
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) AIX
3 11 (20.00%) Solaris
3 11 (20.00%) Unix
4 9 (16.36%) Mac OS X
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Configuration Management
2 34 (61.82%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) DevOps
5 18 (32.73%) Web Operations
6 15 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
8 11 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (20.00%) Web Design
9 8 (14.55%) Open Source
10 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.91%) CRM
11 6 (10.91%) Web Development
12 5 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (9.09%) Microservices
12 5 (9.09%) Pair Programming
13 3 (5.45%) OO
13 3 (5.45%) TDD
14 2 (3.64%) ITIL
14 2 (3.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Python
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Scala
6 6 (10.91%) C#
7 5 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Xen
2 24 (43.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (45.45%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Google
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle
5 12 (21.82%) Informatica
6 11 (20.00%) Axway
6 11 (20.00%) Genesys
7 8 (14.55%) SAP
8 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.91%) Siebel
9 6 (10.91%) Sun
10 2 (3.64%) HP
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