The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 150 140 210
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +70
Contract jobs citing HTTP 90 140 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 1.48% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.72% 7.87% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 86 27
Median daily rate £401 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £563 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £415 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- -30.81%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1573 1779 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.30% 18.75% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 965 876
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 121 111
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +62.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Berkshire +19 35 £413 +30.43% 8
West Sussex +7 15 £588 +14.63% 4
Middlesex - 13 £348 -
Hampshire 0 10 £400 -5.88% 5
Surrey +13 8 £600 +65.51% 14
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £500 +39.86% 3
Oxfordshire -2 1 £425 +6.25% 4
East Sussex - 1 £275 - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 68 (42.24%) HTML
2 66 (40.99%) Linux
3 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (35.40%) CSS
5 55 (34.16%) Java
6 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
7 52 (32.30%) Python
8 46 (28.57%) Scrum
9 44 (27.33%) Git (software)
10 43 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (26.71%) Windows
10 43 (26.71%) TCP/IP
11 42 (26.09%) Subversion
12 34 (21.12%) Bash Shell
12 34 (21.12%) REST
13 32 (19.88%) Unix
14 30 (18.63%) Apache
14 30 (18.63%) SSL
15 29 (18.01%) Web Services
16 28 (17.39%) C
16 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
16 28 (17.39%) JSON
17 27 (16.77%) Web Development
17 27 (16.77%) Ruby
17 27 (16.77%) C++
17 27 (16.77%) XML
17 27 (16.77%) FTP
17 27 (16.77%) Relational Database
18 25 (15.53%) JUnit
18 25 (15.53%) Configuration Management

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (18.63%) Apache
2 18 (11.18%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.32%) JBoss
4 14 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 13 (8.07%) IIS
5 13 (8.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (5.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (4.35%) CMS
7 7 (4.35%) Confluence
8 6 (3.73%) Umbraco
9 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
9 5 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.86%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.62%) Drupal
12 1 (0.62%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.62%) Mule
12 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Project
2 4 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.86%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.24%) GitHub
3 2 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (1.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.62%) Force.com
4 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (26.71%) TCP/IP
2 30 (18.63%) SSL
3 27 (16.77%) FTP
4 21 (13.04%) DNS
5 16 (9.94%) HTTPS
6 15 (9.32%) SSH
7 12 (7.45%) Firewall
8 10 (6.21%) SMTP
9 9 (5.59%) DVB
9 9 (5.59%) Internet
9 9 (5.59%) Telnet
10 8 (4.97%) VPN
11 7 (4.35%) BGP
12 6 (3.73%) ICMP
12 6 (3.73%) MPLS
12 6 (3.73%) OSPF
12 6 (3.73%) SNMP
12 6 (3.73%) VLAN
13 5 (3.11%) SAN
13 5 (3.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.77%) Relational Database
2 19 (11.80%) MySQL
3 14 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (8.07%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.62%) DB2
10 1 (0.62%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (27.33%) Git (software)
2 42 (26.09%) Subversion
3 25 (15.53%) JUnit
4 21 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 18 (11.18%) Selenium
6 16 (9.94%) JIRA
7 14 (8.70%) Gradle
8 11 (6.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (6.21%) Cucumber
9 10 (6.21%) JMeter
10 9 (5.59%) Artifactory
10 9 (5.59%) Checkstyle
10 9 (5.59%) FindBugs
10 9 (5.59%) WebDriver
11 7 (4.35%) Ant
11 7 (4.35%) Bitbucket
11 7 (4.35%) eggPlant
11 7 (4.35%) Jasmine
11 7 (4.35%) Maven
12 6 (3.73%) Apache Ivy
General
1 28 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.29%) Finance
3 15 (9.32%) Electronics
4 13 (8.07%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.07%) Marketing
5 2 (1.24%) Advertising
5 2 (1.24%) Billing
5 2 (1.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (48.45%) Developer
2 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.32%) Scala Developer
4 14 (8.70%) Administrator
5 13 (8.07%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.83%) Agile Developer
6 11 (6.83%) Software Developer
7 8 (4.97%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.97%) WebSphere Administrator
8 7 (4.35%) Developer in Test
8 7 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (3.73%) UI Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Umbraco Developer
10 5 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) Embedded Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (42.24%) HTML
2 57 (35.40%) CSS
3 34 (21.12%) REST
4 29 (18.01%) Web Services
5 28 (17.39%) JSON
6 27 (16.77%) XML
7 25 (15.53%) HTML5
8 23 (14.29%) Spring
9 20 (12.42%) Ajax
10 18 (11.18%) Middleware
11 17 (10.56%) SOAP
12 15 (9.32%) CSS3
13 14 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (8.07%) ActiveMQ
15 12 (7.45%) J2EE
15 12 (7.45%) jQuery
15 12 (7.45%) Node.js
15 12 (7.45%) RESTful
16 11 (6.83%) Apache Camel
16 11 (6.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) Visualisation
2 16 (9.94%) STB
3 13 (8.07%) MPEG
4 12 (7.45%) Clustering
5 11 (6.83%) User Experience
6 9 (5.59%) Digital TV
7 8 (4.97%) Video on Demand
8 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.73%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.73%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.73%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.11%) PKI
9 5 (3.11%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.11%) Smart Meter
10 4 (2.48%) IPTV
10 4 (2.48%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (2.48%) W3C
11 2 (1.24%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 66 (40.99%) Linux
2 43 (26.71%) Windows
3 32 (19.88%) Unix
4 16 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.45%) Mac OS X
6 9 (5.59%) Solaris
7 7 (4.35%) CentOS
7 7 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.11%) AIX
8 5 (3.11%) Android
9 4 (2.48%) Debian
9 4 (2.48%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.62%) SUSE
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.57%) Scrum
3 43 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (16.77%) Web Development
5 25 (15.53%) Configuration Management
6 24 (14.91%) TDD
7 22 (13.66%) Automated Testing
7 22 (13.66%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (13.66%) Web Design
8 20 (12.42%) Project Management
9 18 (11.18%) DevOps
9 18 (11.18%) ITIL
9 18 (11.18%) Open Source
10 16 (9.94%) OO
10 16 (9.94%) Software Engineering
11 14 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.70%) Unit Testing
12 13 (8.07%) Digital Marketing
12 13 (8.07%) MVC
12 13 (8.07%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.16%) Java
2 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
3 52 (32.30%) Python
4 34 (21.12%) Bash Shell
5 28 (17.39%) C
6 27 (16.77%) C++
6 27 (16.77%) Ruby
7 22 (13.66%) SQL
8 21 (13.04%) C#
9 19 (11.80%) Scala
10 18 (11.18%) Perl
10 18 (11.18%) PHP
11 10 (6.21%) Groovy
11 10 (6.21%) Jython
11 10 (6.21%) Korn
12 7 (4.35%) Haskell
13 6 (3.73%) F#
13 6 (3.73%) Go
13 6 (3.73%) OCaml
13 6 (3.73%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.07%) Degree
3 12 (7.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.59%) CCNP
6 8 (4.97%) CCNA
7 5 (3.11%) CCIE
7 5 (3.11%) CISSP
8 4 (2.48%) CCVP
8 4 (2.48%) GCIA
8 4 (2.48%) GCIH
9 3 (1.86%) CCIP
9 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.86%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.62%) CCAA
10 1 (0.62%) CCDA
10 1 (0.62%) CCSA
10 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.97%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.11%) QA
4 4 (2.48%) COBIT
4 4 (2.48%) COSO
4 4 (2.48%) SAS 70
5 2 (1.24%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.62%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.83%) Docker
3 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.48%) vSphere
4 3 (1.86%) Xen
5 1 (0.62%) Ceph
5 1 (0.62%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.62%) Firmware
5 1 (0.62%) iptables
5 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.62%) KVM
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.62%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.62%) Squid
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.62%) XenApp
5 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) CA Wily
2 6 (3.73%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.73%) Puppet
3 5 (3.11%) Nagios
4 4 (2.48%) Ansible
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.86%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.24%) OpenView
6 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.24%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (1.24%) SELinux
7 1 (0.62%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.62%) Cacti
7 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.62%) SCCM
7 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (14.29%) VMware
2 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.42%) Oracle
4 18 (11.18%) Cisco
5 16 (9.94%) Red Hat
6 13 (8.07%) SAP
7 12 (7.45%) IBM
8 11 (6.83%) Google
9 8 (4.97%) Juniper
10 5 (3.11%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.11%) F5
10 5 (3.11%) Sitecore
10 5 (3.11%) Splunk
11 4 (2.48%) Blue Coat
11 4 (2.48%) HP
12 3 (1.86%) Ericsson
12 3 (1.86%) Huawei
12 3 (1.86%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.86%) Qualys
12 3 (1.86%) SaltStack
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