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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / South East
Rank 139 128 198
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +70
Contract jobs citing HTTP 98 131 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.56% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 7.83% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 79 32
Median daily rate £450 £355 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £297 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £503 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
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 £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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
1550 1673 1848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 19.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 906 888
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 110
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 35 £450 +32.35% 14
West Sussex +8 22 £625 +21.95% 2
Surrey +26 15 £475 +31.03% 5
Kent - 11 £350 - 2
Middlesex - 8 £348 - 1
Hampshire -30 3 £400 - 11
Buckinghamshire -18 2 £500 +40.84% 5
Oxfordshire -2 1 £425 +43.09% 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 91 (50.84%) Linux
2 74 (41.34%) Java
3 72 (40.22%) HTML
3 72 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (36.31%) Python
5 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
6 57 (31.84%) Git (software)
7 56 (31.28%) Scrum
8 55 (30.73%) TCP/IP
9 51 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (27.37%) CSS
11 45 (25.14%) REST
12 44 (24.58%) Windows
13 38 (21.23%) Unix
13 38 (21.23%) Subversion
13 38 (21.23%) Bash Shell
14 37 (20.67%) Apache
15 36 (20.11%) Ruby
16 33 (18.44%) XML
17 32 (17.88%) JSON
18 31 (17.32%) C++
19 30 (16.76%) Automated Testing
20 29 (16.20%) SSL
20 29 (16.20%) TDD
20 29 (16.20%) Telecoms
21 28 (15.64%) C
21 28 (15.64%) Web Development
21 28 (15.64%) Scala
21 28 (15.64%) Relational Database
21 28 (15.64%) DevOps

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 37 (20.67%) Apache
2 21 (11.73%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.38%) JBoss
4 14 (7.82%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (6.15%) IIS
7 10 (5.59%) CMS
8 9 (5.03%) Confluence
8 9 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (3.35%) nginx
9 6 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.23%) Mule
11 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.56%) Drupal
12 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.56%) SAS
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.12%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (6.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.47%) Google Tag Manager
3 7 (3.91%) GitHub
3 7 (3.91%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.68%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.12%) IaaS
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (30.73%) TCP/IP
2 29 (16.20%) SSL
3 23 (12.85%) FTP
3 23 (12.85%) HTTPS
4 20 (11.17%) DNS
5 19 (10.61%) SSH
6 16 (8.94%) ICMP
7 10 (5.59%) DVB
7 10 (5.59%) Telnet
8 9 (5.03%) Firewall
9 7 (3.91%) Internet
9 7 (3.91%) SMTP
9 7 (3.91%) SNMP
10 6 (3.35%) BGP
10 6 (3.35%) MPLS
10 6 (3.35%) OSPF
10 6 (3.35%) VPN
10 6 (3.35%) Wireshark
11 5 (2.79%) AMQP
12 4 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.61%) MySQL
2 19 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.59%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.91%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.91%) MS Access
6 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (31.84%) Git (software)
2 38 (21.23%) Subversion
3 26 (14.53%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.53%) Selenium
4 25 (13.97%) JUnit
5 17 (9.50%) Gradle
5 17 (9.50%) JIRA
6 16 (8.94%) Ant
7 14 (7.82%) Cucumber
7 14 (7.82%) Maven
8 13 (7.26%) JMeter
8 13 (7.26%) WebDriver
9 11 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (6.15%) Bitbucket
9 11 (6.15%) eggPlant
10 10 (5.59%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (5.03%) Artifactory
11 9 (5.03%) Grunt
11 9 (5.03%) gulp
12 8 (4.47%) Checkstyle
General
1 29 (16.20%) Telecoms
2 22 (12.29%) Finance
3 20 (11.17%) Marketing
4 14 (7.82%) Electronics
5 12 (6.70%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.23%) Law
7 3 (1.68%) Billing
8 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (1.12%) Back Office
8 2 (1.12%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (51.40%) Developer
2 29 (16.20%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.53%) Scala Developer
4 12 (6.70%) Administrator
4 12 (6.70%) Software Engineer
5 11 (6.15%) Agile Developer
5 11 (6.15%) Software Developer
5 11 (6.15%) Web Engineer
6 10 (5.59%) Developer in Test
6 10 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.59%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.03%) Analyst
7 9 (5.03%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.47%) Consultant
8 8 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) DevOps Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Java Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Java Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (40.22%) HTML
2 49 (27.37%) CSS
3 45 (25.14%) REST
4 33 (18.44%) XML
5 32 (17.88%) JSON
6 25 (13.97%) Spring
6 25 (13.97%) Web Services
7 23 (12.85%) HTML5
8 22 (12.29%) SOAP
9 20 (11.17%) Middleware
10 18 (10.06%) Node.js
11 16 (8.94%) ActiveMQ
11 16 (8.94%) Ajax
12 15 (8.38%) AngularJS
13 14 (7.82%) WebSphere MQ
14 12 (6.70%) jQuery
14 12 (6.70%) RESTful
15 11 (6.15%) CSS3
15 11 (6.15%) Hibernate
15 11 (6.15%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Visualisation
2 17 (9.50%) STB
3 14 (7.82%) MPEG
4 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.59%) Digital TV
5 9 (5.03%) Clustering
5 9 (5.03%) Digital Media
5 9 (5.03%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.47%) Video on Demand
7 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.35%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.35%) User Experience
9 5 (2.79%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.79%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.23%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.23%) IPTV
10 4 (2.23%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (2.23%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 91 (50.84%) Linux
2 44 (24.58%) Windows
3 38 (21.23%) Unix
4 24 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (11.17%) Ubuntu
6 15 (8.38%) CentOS
7 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.70%) Debian
9 11 (6.15%) Mac OS X
10 6 (3.35%) Solaris
11 5 (2.79%) Android
12 3 (1.68%) Windows Server
13 2 (1.12%) AIX
13 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.56%) SUSE
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (31.28%) Scrum
3 51 (28.49%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (16.76%) Automated Testing
5 29 (16.20%) TDD
6 28 (15.64%) DevOps
6 28 (15.64%) Web Development
7 26 (14.53%) Configuration Management
8 24 (13.41%) Open Source
9 23 (12.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (12.85%) Web Design
10 20 (11.17%) OO
11 19 (10.61%) Analytics
12 17 (9.50%) Project Management
13 16 (8.94%) ITIL
13 16 (8.94%) Software Engineering
14 15 (8.38%) BDD
15 13 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (7.26%) MVC
15 13 (7.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (41.34%) Java
2 65 (36.31%) Python
3 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.23%) Bash Shell
5 36 (20.11%) Ruby
6 31 (17.32%) C++
7 28 (15.64%) C
7 28 (15.64%) Scala
8 23 (12.85%) C#
9 22 (12.29%) Perl
9 22 (12.29%) SQL
10 18 (10.06%) Groovy
10 18 (10.06%) PHP
11 12 (6.70%) Haskell
12 7 (3.91%) Jython
12 7 (3.91%) Korn
13 6 (3.35%) Ada
13 6 (3.35%) F#
13 6 (3.35%) OCaml
13 6 (3.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (11.17%) SC Cleared
1 20 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.26%) Degree
3 9 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.47%) CCNA
4 8 (4.47%) CCNP
5 4 (2.23%) CCIP
5 4 (2.23%) CCVP
6 3 (1.68%) CCIE
6 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.68%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.12%) CISSP
7 2 (1.12%) GCIA
7 2 (1.12%) GCIH
8 1 (0.56%) CCA
8 1 (0.56%) CCDA
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.56%) ISEB
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.35%) SLA
3 5 (2.79%) PA-DSS
3 5 (2.79%) QA
4 2 (1.12%) COBIT
4 2 (1.12%) COSO
4 2 (1.12%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.56%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.70%) Docker
3 5 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.23%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) Xen
6 1 (0.56%) Ceph
6 1 (0.56%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.56%) Firmware
6 1 (0.56%) iptables
6 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.56%) KVM
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.56%) Squid
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (6.70%) Ansible
2 10 (5.59%) SELinux
3 7 (3.91%) Puppet
4 6 (3.35%) CA Wily
4 6 (3.35%) Grafana
4 6 (3.35%) Kibana
4 6 (3.35%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.79%) Nagios
6 3 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.12%) CSIRT
7 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.12%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Opsview
8 1 (0.56%) RANCID
8 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (14.53%) VMware
2 24 (13.41%) Google
3 18 (10.06%) Oracle
4 16 (8.94%) Cisco
5 15 (8.38%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (6.70%) Adobe
7 12 (6.70%) SAP
8 9 (5.03%) IBM
8 9 (5.03%) Sitecore
8 9 (5.03%) Splunk
9 8 (4.47%) Cognos
9 8 (4.47%) Juniper
10 4 (2.23%) F5
11 3 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.68%) Ericsson
11 3 (1.68%) HP
11 3 (1.68%) Huawei
11 3 (1.68%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.68%) Tealeaf
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £625 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago