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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 170 179 152
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs citing HTTP 92 94 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 0.98% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 5.23% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 42
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £356 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -46.93%
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
1666 1799 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.87% 18.78% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 938 751
Median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £231 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 121 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

HTTP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
West Sussex +7 27 £475 -13.63% 7
Berkshire -11 17 £375 -5.66% 10
Hampshire -1 16 £350 -11.39% 15
Buckinghamshire +7 10 £350 -14.63% 3
Middlesex +2 8 £450 +21.62% 1
Kent - 7 - -
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Surrey -6 2 £388 -11.42% 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 150 (52.82%) HTML
2 147 (51.76%) CSS
2 147 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (47.89%) Java
4 124 (43.66%) REST
5 119 (41.90%) Git (software)
6 115 (40.49%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (38.38%) Linux
8 108 (38.03%) Python
9 107 (37.68%) Subversion
9 107 (37.68%) HTML5
10 104 (36.62%) Scrum
11 96 (33.80%) Open Source
12 93 (32.75%) Ajax
13 92 (32.39%) Ruby
13 92 (32.39%) JUnit
13 92 (32.39%) Jenkins
14 91 (32.04%) JSON
15 90 (31.69%) Automated Testing
16 89 (31.34%) Scala
17 88 (30.99%) CSS3
17 88 (30.99%) Spring
18 86 (30.28%) C#
19 81 (28.52%) Responsive Web Design
20 80 (28.17%) Web Design
21 76 (26.76%) Play Framework
22 75 (26.41%) Google
22 75 (26.41%) Django
22 75 (26.41%) Guice
23 74 (26.06%) Ruby on Rails

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 50 (17.61%) Confluence
2 22 (7.75%) IIS
2 22 (7.75%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.99%) Apache
3 17 (5.99%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.46%) JBoss
8 6 (2.11%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.76%) Drupal
9 5 (1.76%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.76%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.76%) WordPress
10 2 (0.70%) nginx
10 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) MS Project
3 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.06%) Boomi
4 2 (0.70%) Force.com
4 2 (0.70%) IaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Office 365
4 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (20.07%) TCP/IP
2 50 (17.61%) DNS
3 49 (17.25%) SSL
4 30 (10.56%) DHCP
5 29 (10.21%) VPN
6 25 (8.80%) Firewall
7 24 (8.45%) HTTPS
8 23 (8.10%) FTP
9 21 (7.39%) BGP
9 21 (7.39%) IPsec
9 21 (7.39%) Software-Defined Networking
10 20 (7.04%) Internet
10 20 (7.04%) IPv6
11 19 (6.69%) DVB
11 19 (6.69%) SMTP
12 16 (5.63%) SSH
13 15 (5.28%) Wireshark
14 11 (3.87%) BIG-IP
15 9 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 8 (2.82%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.42%) Relational Database
2 20 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.99%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.17%) MySQL
5 9 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.82%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.41%) DB2
8 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.70%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Redis
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 119 (41.90%) Git (software)
2 107 (37.68%) Subversion
3 92 (32.39%) Jenkins
3 92 (32.39%) JUnit
4 59 (20.77%) JIRA
5 40 (14.08%) Selenium
6 13 (4.58%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.87%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.52%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.82%) Gradle
10 7 (2.46%) Fiddler
10 7 (2.46%) Introscope
11 6 (2.11%) Checkstyle
11 6 (2.11%) FindBugs
12 5 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.76%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.76%) Hudson
13 4 (1.41%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (9.15%) Marketing
2 18 (6.34%) Finance
3 8 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.41%) German Language
5 3 (1.06%) Electronics
5 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.70%) Back Office
6 2 (0.70%) Billing
6 2 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 146 (51.41%) Developer
2 60 (21.13%) Scala Developer
3 56 (19.72%) Java Developer
4 37 (13.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 34 (11.97%) Java Scala Developer
6 31 (10.92%) Support Engineer
7 18 (6.34%) Administrator
8 15 (5.28%) HTML Developer
9 14 (4.93%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 14 (4.93%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.58%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (4.23%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.87%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 11 (3.87%) WebSphere Administrator
13 10 (3.52%) Agile Developer
13 10 (3.52%) Lead Developer
14 9 (3.17%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (52.82%) HTML
2 147 (51.76%) CSS
3 124 (43.66%) REST
4 107 (37.68%) HTML5
5 93 (32.75%) Ajax
6 91 (32.04%) JSON
7 88 (30.99%) CSS3
7 88 (30.99%) Spring
8 76 (26.76%) Play Framework
9 75 (26.41%) Django
9 75 (26.41%) Guice
10 74 (26.06%) Ruby on Rails
11 54 (19.01%) RESTful
12 44 (15.49%) XML
13 40 (14.08%) Spring MVC
14 37 (13.03%) Web Services
15 35 (12.32%) .NET
16 33 (11.62%) SOAP
17 27 (9.51%) Node.js
18 20 (7.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.92%) User Experience
2 24 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.39%) Public Cloud
4 19 (6.69%) MPEG
5 18 (6.34%) Digital TV
5 18 (6.34%) STB
6 15 (5.28%) Clustering
7 12 (4.23%) Visualisation
8 11 (3.87%) Data Centre
9 10 (3.52%) Client/Server
10 9 (3.17%) DataPower
10 9 (3.17%) PKI
11 7 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.76%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.76%) W3C
13 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.06%) Cryptography
13 3 (1.06%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 109 (38.38%) Linux
2 67 (23.59%) Windows
3 30 (10.56%) Unix
4 21 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.34%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.28%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.87%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.17%) Solaris
9 8 (2.82%) CentOS
10 7 (2.46%) AIX
11 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.41%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.70%) Android
12 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (40.49%) Continuous Integration
3 104 (36.62%) Scrum
4 96 (33.80%) Open Source
5 90 (31.69%) Automated Testing
6 81 (28.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 80 (28.17%) Web Design
8 60 (21.13%) OWASP
9 56 (19.72%) Mentoring
10 54 (19.01%) Web Development
11 53 (18.66%) Configuration Management
12 52 (18.31%) MVC
13 38 (13.38%) Front End Development
14 33 (11.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (10.56%) SOA
16 29 (10.21%) TDD
17 23 (8.10%) Line Management
17 23 (8.10%) Load Balancing
17 23 (8.10%) Service Design
18 21 (7.39%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 136 (47.89%) Java
2 108 (38.03%) Python
3 92 (32.39%) Ruby
4 89 (31.34%) Scala
5 86 (30.28%) C#
6 58 (20.42%) JavaScript
7 49 (17.25%) C++
8 46 (16.20%) SQL
9 42 (14.79%) C
10 18 (6.34%) Bash Shell
10 18 (6.34%) PHP
10 18 (6.34%) VB
11 13 (4.58%) Jython
11 13 (4.58%) Perl
11 13 (4.58%) PowerShell
12 12 (4.23%) Korn
12 12 (4.23%) VBScript
13 11 (3.87%) VB.NET
14 10 (3.52%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (11.62%) Degree
2 17 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.93%) MCSA
3 14 (4.93%) MCSE
3 14 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.58%) MCSD
5 11 (3.87%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.52%) CISSP
7 9 (3.17%) CCNP
7 9 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.46%) CCSA
8 7 (2.46%) CCSE
9 3 (1.06%) GCIA
9 3 (1.06%) GCIH
9 3 (1.06%) MCITP
9 3 (1.06%) MCTS
10 2 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.70%) CCIE
10 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.11%) QA
2 5 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.41%) COBIT
3 4 (1.41%) COSO
3 4 (1.41%) SAS 70
4 3 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (7.39%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.46%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.41%) Docker
6 4 (1.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (5.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (4.23%) CA Wily
3 8 (2.82%) FortiGate
3 8 (2.82%) Nagios
4 7 (2.46%) Puppet
5 5 (1.76%) Ansible
6 2 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.70%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.35%) OpenView
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 75 (26.41%) Google
2 42 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.80%) Oracle
4 22 (7.75%) IBM
5 18 (6.34%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.93%) Cisco
7 12 (4.23%) F5
8 9 (3.17%) Blue Coat
8 9 (3.17%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.82%) VMware
10 5 (1.76%) Adobe
11 4 (1.41%) HP
11 4 (1.41%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.41%) SAP
12 3 (1.06%) CA
12 3 (1.06%) Dell
12 3 (1.06%) Juniper
12 3 (1.06%) Qualys
12 3 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.70%) Fortinet
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