The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 22 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.71% 33.33% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 92.86% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 1
Median daily rate £550 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -8.82%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 34.12% 35.90% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Salford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Salford region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) JUnit
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) High Availability
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) RESTful
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) nginx
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 5 (41.67%) Jetty
2 5 (41.67%) Mongrel
2 5 (41.67%) nginx
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
2 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
2 5 (41.67%) SSL
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) IMAP
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) MRTG
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) Servlets
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) SANS
2 3 (25.00%) SSCP
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) Dovecot
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) QRadar
3 1 (8.33%) Cacti
3 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Twitter
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat