The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 95 123 83
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -40
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 10 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 0.31% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 3.26% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 24
Median daily rate £340 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £381 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £474 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-55.41% -32.72%
HTTP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
311 307 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.74% 9.46% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 124 190
Median daily rate £350 £315 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Scotland region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +24 14 £300 - 5
Edinburgh +5 11 £340 -22.28% 8
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £420 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 2
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) XML
2 22 (34.92%) Linux
3 21 (33.33%) Unix
3 21 (33.33%) HTML
4 20 (31.75%) RESTful
5 18 (28.57%) IBM
6 17 (26.98%) HTTPS
6 17 (26.98%) J2EE
6 17 (26.98%) Shell Script
6 17 (26.98%) WebSphere
7 16 (25.40%) IBM HTTP Server
7 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (23.81%) SOAP
8 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (23.81%) SSL
9 14 (22.22%) JBoss
9 14 (22.22%) Java EE
10 13 (20.63%) AIX
11 12 (19.05%) Python
11 12 (19.05%) JSP
11 12 (19.05%) DataPower
12 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (17.46%) WebSphere Portal
12 11 (17.46%) JSF
12 11 (17.46%) Windows
12 11 (17.46%) Web Design
12 11 (17.46%) User Experience
13 10 (15.87%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (15.87%) Web Services

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (26.98%) WebSphere
2 16 (25.40%) IBM HTTP Server
2 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (22.22%) JBoss
4 11 (17.46%) WebSphere Portal
5 8 (12.70%) Apache
6 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (7.94%) OpenStack
8 4 (6.35%) IIS
9 3 (4.76%) lighttpd
9 3 (4.76%) nginx
10 2 (3.17%) Confluence
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) HTTPS
2 15 (23.81%) SSL
3 8 (12.70%) Internet
4 6 (9.52%) DNS
4 6 (9.52%) Firewall
4 6 (9.52%) LDAP
5 5 (7.94%) FTP
5 5 (7.94%) SMTP
5 5 (7.94%) SNMP
6 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.35%) Kerberos
6 4 (6.35%) NAS
6 4 (6.35%) SAN
6 4 (6.35%) SSH
7 3 (4.76%) DHCP
7 3 (4.76%) IPv4
7 3 (4.76%) IPv6
7 3 (4.76%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) FCoE
8 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) DB2
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) HBase
6 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.94%) gulp
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.17%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.17%) Gradle
3 2 (3.17%) Grunt
3 2 (3.17%) Hudson
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) UI Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.11%) UI/UX Developer
4 7 (11.11%) UX Developer
5 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Server Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Server Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) SCCM Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) XML
2 21 (33.33%) HTML
3 20 (31.75%) RESTful
4 17 (26.98%) J2EE
5 15 (23.81%) SOAP
6 14 (22.22%) Java EE
7 12 (19.05%) JSP
8 11 (17.46%) JSF
9 10 (15.87%) Apache CXF
9 10 (15.87%) jQuery
9 10 (15.87%) Web Services
10 9 (14.29%) CSS
10 9 (14.29%) RichFaces
11 7 (11.11%) Middleware
12 4 (6.35%) Django
12 4 (6.35%) hapi
12 4 (6.35%) Laravel
12 4 (6.35%) Node.js
12 4 (6.35%) REST
12 4 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) DataPower
2 11 (17.46%) User Experience
3 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.70%) Replication
5 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.35%) Clustering
5 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.76%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.76%) iPad
6 3 (4.76%) PKI
6 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.17%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.59%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (20.63%) AIX
4 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Windows
5 7 (11.11%) Solaris
6 5 (7.94%) Debian
6 5 (7.94%) SUSE
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Web Design
2 10 (15.87%) Software Distribution
2 10 (15.87%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (14.29%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.11%) Analytics
5 7 (11.11%) Information Security
6 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.94%) High Availability
6 5 (7.94%) Microservices
6 5 (7.94%) OO
7 4 (6.35%) OOD
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
7 4 (6.35%) Service Design
7 4 (6.35%) SOA
7 4 (6.35%) Software Architecture
7 4 (6.35%) Web Development
8 3 (4.76%) Network Design
8 3 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) Shell Script
3 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.05%) Python
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 7 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) C#
8 3 (4.76%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) Jython
8 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.76%) XPath
8 3 (4.76%) XQuery
9 2 (3.17%) C
9 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.17%) Groovy
9 2 (3.17%) Korn
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) OCA
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
3 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.59%) Firmware
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) KVM
4 1 (1.59%) NFS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.59%) SRDF
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 7 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (7.94%) Puppet
4 3 (4.76%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.76%) Cacti
4 3 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (4.76%) Munin
4 3 (4.76%) Nagios
4 3 (4.76%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.17%) Ansible
5 2 (3.17%) CA Wily
5 2 (3.17%) logstash
5 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.17%) Perfmon
5 2 (3.17%) rkt
5 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) IBM
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) HP
3 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) BMC
5 3 (4.76%) CA
5 3 (4.76%) Dell
5 3 (4.76%) VMware
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.17%) Atmel
6 2 (3.17%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) Splunk
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) Intel
7 1 (1.59%) NetApp
7 1 (1.59%) Sybase
7 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
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