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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 17 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 9.72% 3.64% 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £413 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +42.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
HTTP
Manchester

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
27 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 37.50% 14.55% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 3
Median daily rate £450 £363 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) RESTful
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (54.55%) High Availability
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
7 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 3 (27.27%) DRM

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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
2 1 (9.09%) Mongrel
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) IMAP
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) MRTG
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) MarkLogic
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) Calabash
4 3 (27.27%) Hudson
4 3 (27.27%) Robotium
4 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
6 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Scala Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Android Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) XSLT
6 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (18.18%) JMS
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE
7 1 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Streaming Media
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) BDD
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) DRM
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) SANS
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Dovecot
2 1 (9.09%) iptables
2 1 (9.09%) KVM
2 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
2 1 (9.09%) Squid
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) OpenNebula
2 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Twitter
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk