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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / South East
Rank 132 132 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 +38
Contract jobs citing HTTP 109 137 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 1.57% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.04% 7.65% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 53
Median daily rate £450 £355 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £291 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -7.01%

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
1549 1792 2040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.13% 20.50% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 996 980
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 115
Median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.48% +19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.81 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +25 37 £475 +35.71% 18
West Sussex -8 26 £523 +16.11%
Surrey +10 15 £475 +20.63% 12
Kent - 12 £360 -
Hampshire -30 6 £451 +21.95% 8
Middlesex - 6 £348 - 2
Oxfordshire +2 3 £400 +34.68% 4
Buckinghamshire -21 3 £550 +54.92% 6
Thames Valley - 1 £570 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 97 (50.52%) Linux
2 92 (47.92%) Java
3 81 (42.19%) Python
3 81 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (36.46%) HTML
5 69 (35.94%) Git (software)
6 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
7 61 (31.77%) TCP/IP
7 61 (31.77%) Scrum
7 61 (31.77%) REST
8 55 (28.65%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (25.00%) Ruby
10 47 (24.48%) CSS
11 44 (22.92%) Windows
11 44 (22.92%) JSON
12 41 (21.35%) XML
13 40 (20.83%) Automated Testing
14 39 (20.31%) DevOps
15 37 (19.27%) Apache
16 36 (18.75%) Unix
16 36 (18.75%) Bash Shell
17 35 (18.23%) Scala
17 35 (18.23%) C++
17 35 (18.23%) Subversion
17 35 (18.23%) Jenkins
18 34 (17.71%) Selenium
19 33 (17.19%) Google
20 32 (16.67%) Spring
20 32 (16.67%) Open Source
20 32 (16.67%) HTML5

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 (19.27%) Apache
2 21 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.33%) CMS
4 15 (7.81%) JBoss
4 15 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 14 (7.29%) Confluence
6 13 (6.77%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (4.69%) IIS
8 9 (4.69%) nginx
9 5 (2.60%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.08%) Mule
11 3 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.52%) Liferay
12 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.52%) SAS
12 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.13%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.21%) GitHub
2 10 (5.21%) Google Analytics
3 8 (4.17%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.04%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) Office 365
6 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (31.77%) TCP/IP
2 31 (16.15%) SSL
3 25 (13.02%) DNS
4 23 (11.98%) SSH
5 22 (11.46%) HTTPS
5 22 (11.46%) ICMP
6 18 (9.38%) FTP
7 11 (5.73%) DVB
7 11 (5.73%) Firewall
8 10 (5.21%) Internet
8 10 (5.21%) SMTP
9 9 (4.69%) SNMP
10 8 (4.17%) VPN
11 7 (3.65%) BGP
11 7 (3.65%) MPLS
11 7 (3.65%) OSPF
11 7 (3.65%) Telnet
12 6 (3.13%) Wireshark
13 5 (2.60%) VLAN
13 5 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 14 (7.29%) MySQL
5 11 (5.73%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.65%) MS Access
8 5 (2.60%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.56%) Big Data
9 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 35 (18.23%) Jenkins
2 35 (18.23%) Subversion
3 34 (17.71%) Selenium
4 28 (14.58%) JUnit
5 26 (13.54%) Ant
6 23 (11.98%) Gradle
6 23 (11.98%) Maven
7 22 (11.46%) JIRA
8 19 (9.90%) WebDriver
9 18 (9.38%) JMeter
10 17 (8.85%) Bitbucket
10 17 (8.85%) eggPlant
11 16 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
11 16 (8.33%) Cucumber
12 13 (6.77%) Gatling
13 12 (6.25%) Grunt
13 12 (6.25%) gulp
14 10 (5.21%) IntelliJ
14 10 (5.21%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 22 (11.46%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.90%) Finance
3 15 (7.81%) Marketing
4 9 (4.69%) Electronics
5 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.08%) Law
7 3 (1.56%) Billing
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Legal
8 2 (1.04%) Retail
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.52%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (51.56%) Developer
2 34 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.19%) Scala Developer
4 14 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (7.29%) Software Engineer
5 13 (6.77%) Developer in Test
6 11 (5.73%) Consultant
6 11 (5.73%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.21%) Agile Developer
7 10 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (5.21%) Web Engineer
8 9 (4.69%) Analyst
8 9 (4.69%) Java Engineer
8 9 (4.69%) Python Developer
8 9 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
9 8 (4.17%) Java Consultant
9 8 (4.17%) JavaScript Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Linux Developer
10 7 (3.65%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (36.46%) HTML
2 61 (31.77%) REST
3 47 (24.48%) CSS
4 44 (22.92%) JSON
5 41 (21.35%) XML
6 32 (16.67%) HTML5
6 32 (16.67%) Spring
7 24 (12.50%) Web Services
8 23 (11.98%) Middleware
9 21 (10.94%) Node.js
10 20 (10.42%) Ajax
11 19 (9.90%) SOAP
12 17 (8.85%) Play Framework
13 16 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 16 (8.33%) CSS3
14 15 (7.81%) ActiveMQ
14 15 (7.81%) jQuery
14 15 (7.81%) RESTful
15 13 (6.77%) Guice
15 13 (6.77%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) STB
2 15 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (7.81%) MPEG
3 14 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.73%) Digital TV
5 10 (5.21%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.69%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.69%) Video on Demand
7 8 (4.17%) Digital Media
8 7 (3.65%) PKI
9 6 (3.13%) Clustering
9 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.13%) User Experience
10 5 (2.60%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.60%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.60%) IPTV
10 5 (2.60%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (2.08%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 97 (50.52%) Linux
2 44 (22.92%) Windows
3 36 (18.75%) Unix
4 28 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (14.58%) Ubuntu
5 22 (11.46%) CentOS
6 17 (8.85%) Debian
7 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (5.21%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.60%) Android
9 5 (2.60%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.56%) Solaris
11 2 (1.04%) AIX
11 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.52%) SUSE
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (31.77%) Scrum
3 55 (28.65%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 39 (20.31%) DevOps
6 32 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 32 (16.67%) Open Source
7 31 (16.15%) TDD
8 27 (14.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (14.06%) Web Development
9 26 (13.54%) Web Design
10 25 (13.02%) Visualisation
11 24 (12.50%) OO
12 23 (11.98%) Analytics
12 23 (11.98%) Project Management
13 19 (9.90%) BDD
14 18 (9.38%) Software Engineering
15 17 (8.85%) OOP
16 16 (8.33%) Content Management
16 16 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (47.92%) Java
2 81 (42.19%) Python
3 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
4 48 (25.00%) Ruby
5 36 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 35 (18.23%) C++
6 35 (18.23%) Scala
7 30 (15.63%) C#
8 29 (15.10%) C
9 27 (14.06%) Groovy
10 25 (13.02%) Perl
11 21 (10.94%) SQL
12 15 (7.81%) PHP
13 14 (7.29%) Haskell
14 6 (3.13%) Ada
14 6 (3.13%) Go
14 6 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.13%) Rust
14 6 (3.13%) Tcl
15 5 (2.60%) F#
Qualifications
1 24 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 24 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.33%) Degree
3 7 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.13%) CCNA
4 6 (3.13%) CCNP
5 5 (2.60%) CCIP
6 4 (2.08%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.56%) CISSP
8 2 (1.04%) GCIA
8 2 (1.04%) GCIH
8 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.04%) MCSE
8 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.04%) SANS
8 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) CCA
9 1 (0.52%) CCDA
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.65%) QA
3 6 (3.13%) SLA
4 5 (2.60%) PA-DSS
5 2 (1.04%) COBIT
5 2 (1.04%) COSO
5 2 (1.04%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.52%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (10.42%) Docker
2 17 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.69%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.13%) vSphere
5 5 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.04%) Xen
6 2 (1.04%) XenApp
6 2 (1.04%) XenServer
7 1 (0.52%) Ceph
7 1 (0.52%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
7 1 (0.52%) iptables
7 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.52%) KVM
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.52%) Snort
7 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.42%) Ansible
2 15 (7.81%) SELinux
3 10 (5.21%) Puppet
4 9 (4.69%) Grafana
4 9 (4.69%) Kibana
5 6 (3.13%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.60%) Nagios
7 4 (2.08%) HP Fortify
8 3 (1.56%) CA Wily
8 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.04%) CSIRT
9 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (1.04%) SCCM
10 1 (0.52%) Cacti
10 1 (0.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.52%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (17.19%) Google
2 25 (13.02%) VMware
3 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.33%) Splunk
5 15 (7.81%) Oracle
5 15 (7.81%) Sitecore
6 14 (7.29%) Adobe
6 14 (7.29%) Cisco
7 11 (5.73%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.69%) Juniper
9 8 (4.17%) Cognos
9 8 (4.17%) IBM
10 7 (3.65%) HP
10 7 (3.65%) SAP
11 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.08%) F5
11 4 (2.08%) Huawei
11 4 (2.08%) webMethods
12 3 (1.56%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.56%) Tealeaf
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