The first table below looks at the demand for IBM HTTP Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM HTTP Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM HTTP Server (IHS)
Rank 132 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM HTTP Server 3 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.095% - 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £310 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
476 456 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.04% 18.91% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 202 316
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 44
Average hourly rate £25.77 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM HTTP Server
England

IBM HTTP Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM HTTP Server across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IBM HTTP Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IBM HTTP Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IBM HTTP Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IBM HTTP Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM HTTP Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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IBM HTTP Server
England

IBM HTTP Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing IBM HTTP Server 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 IBM HTTP Server.

1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) IBM
3 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) UNIX
5 5 (50.00%) AIX
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) Sun
6 4 (40.00%) LDAP
6 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (30.00%) CA Wily
7 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) DB2
8 2 (20.00%) Solaris
8 2 (20.00%) Perl
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) JBoss
8 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
8 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (20.00%) QA
8 2 (20.00%) PowerHA
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

IBM HTTP Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing IBM HTTP Server 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 IBM HTTP Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) DataStage
2 1 (10.00%) MSDE
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Tandem
1 1 (10.00%) DataPower
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (30.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (10.00%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) F5