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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 171 158 180
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing HTTP 82 114 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.98% 1.17% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.44% 6.72% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 72 41
Median daily rate £370 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
1507 1697 1830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.92% 17.40% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 931 866
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 110 96
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -8 31 £363 -14.70% 14
Hampshire +17 19 £370 -10.30% 9
West Sussex +9 10 £500 - 3
Middlesex +9 8 £450 +21.62% 3
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £375 -6.25% 2
Surrey +4 2 £275 -24.65% 6
Kent - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 119 (52.89%) HTML
2 112 (49.78%) CSS
3 99 (44.00%) Java
4 95 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (39.11%) Linux
6 82 (36.44%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (33.78%) REST
7 76 (33.78%) Python
8 75 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 74 (32.89%) Subversion
10 72 (32.00%) Scrum
11 67 (29.78%) HTML5
12 63 (28.00%) JUnit
13 60 (26.67%) JavaScript
13 60 (26.67%) Jenkins
14 59 (26.22%) Ajax
14 59 (26.22%) JSON
15 58 (25.78%) Windows
16 57 (25.33%) Ruby
17 56 (24.89%) Spring
17 56 (24.89%) C#
18 55 (24.44%) TCP/IP
18 55 (24.44%) Automated Testing
18 55 (24.44%) Open Source
19 52 (23.11%) CSS3
20 51 (22.67%) Scala
21 47 (20.89%) Web Design
21 47 (20.89%) Responsive Web Design
22 41 (18.22%) Guice
22 41 (18.22%) Google

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 26 (11.56%) Confluence
2 25 (11.11%) Apache
2 25 (11.11%) IIS
3 19 (8.44%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.11%) WebSphere
5 14 (6.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (4.89%) JBoss
7 10 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.67%) Drupal
9 6 (2.67%) Umbraco
10 5 (2.22%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.22%) WordPress
11 4 (1.78%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.44%) iPlanet
13 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.22%) MS Project
2 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.33%) Boomi
3 3 (1.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.89%) Force.com
4 2 (0.89%) IaaS
4 2 (0.89%) Office 365
4 2 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (24.44%) TCP/IP
2 35 (15.56%) SSL
3 31 (13.78%) DNS
4 25 (11.11%) FTP
5 23 (10.22%) HTTPS
6 21 (9.33%) VPN
7 19 (8.44%) Internet
8 18 (8.00%) DHCP
9 16 (7.11%) Firewall
10 15 (6.67%) DVB
11 14 (6.22%) BGP
11 14 (6.22%) IPsec
11 14 (6.22%) Software-Defined Networking
12 13 (5.78%) IPv6
12 13 (5.78%) SSH
13 11 (4.89%) SMTP
13 11 (4.89%) Wireshark
14 9 (4.00%) BIG-IP
15 7 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (3.11%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.56%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.44%) MySQL
4 15 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.11%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.89%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 74 (32.89%) Subversion
3 63 (28.00%) JUnit
4 60 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 38 (16.89%) JIRA
6 31 (13.78%) Selenium
7 13 (5.78%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.44%) Gradle
9 9 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (3.56%) Checkstyle
10 8 (3.56%) FindBugs
10 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.67%) Artifactory
11 6 (2.67%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.67%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.22%) CruiseControl
12 5 (2.22%) GoCD
12 5 (2.22%) Hudson
12 5 (2.22%) JMeter
13 4 (1.78%) Introscope
General
1 28 (12.44%) Marketing
2 27 (12.00%) Finance
3 20 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.33%) Electronics
4 12 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.78%) German Language
6 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) Billing
6 2 (0.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 111 (49.33%) Developer
2 48 (21.33%) Java Developer
3 32 (14.22%) Scala Developer
4 26 (11.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 25 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 24 (10.67%) Java Scala Developer
7 16 (7.11%) Administrator
8 14 (6.22%) HTML Developer
8 14 (6.22%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (4.89%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.44%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 9 (4.00%) WebSphere Administrator
13 8 (3.56%) Azure Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) Escalation Engineer
14 7 (3.11%) Agile Developer
14 7 (3.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
14 7 (3.11%) Embedded Engineer
14 7 (3.11%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (52.89%) HTML
2 112 (49.78%) CSS
3 76 (33.78%) REST
4 67 (29.78%) HTML5
5 59 (26.22%) Ajax
5 59 (26.22%) JSON
6 56 (24.89%) Spring
7 52 (23.11%) CSS3
8 41 (18.22%) Django
8 41 (18.22%) Guice
8 41 (18.22%) Play Framework
9 40 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 34 (15.11%) XML
11 32 (14.22%) Web Services
12 31 (13.78%) RESTful
13 24 (10.67%) Spring MVC
14 23 (10.22%) .NET
15 21 (9.33%) Node.js
15 21 (9.33%) SOAP
16 16 (7.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.44%) MPEG
2 18 (8.00%) STB
3 17 (7.56%) User Experience
4 16 (7.11%) Computer Science
5 14 (6.22%) Digital TV
5 14 (6.22%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.89%) Clustering
7 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.56%) PKI
8 8 (3.56%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.67%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.78%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.78%) W3C
11 3 (1.33%) DataPower
12 2 (0.89%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 88 (39.11%) Linux
2 58 (25.78%) Windows
3 25 (11.11%) Unix
4 20 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.33%) Windows Server
6 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.00%) CentOS
7 9 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.00%) Solaris
8 8 (3.56%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.67%) AIX
10 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (36.44%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (32.00%) Scrum
4 55 (24.44%) Automated Testing
4 55 (24.44%) Open Source
5 47 (20.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 47 (20.89%) Web Design
6 36 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 35 (15.56%) MVC
7 35 (15.56%) OWASP
8 34 (15.11%) Configuration Management
8 34 (15.11%) Web Development
9 27 (12.00%) Front End Development
10 25 (11.11%) TDD
11 23 (10.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (8.89%) SOA
13 19 (8.44%) ITIL
14 17 (7.56%) High Availability
14 17 (7.56%) Software Engineering
15 15 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 99 (44.00%) Java
2 76 (33.78%) Python
3 60 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 57 (25.33%) Ruby
5 56 (24.89%) C#
6 51 (22.67%) Scala
7 40 (17.78%) SQL
8 38 (16.89%) C++
9 37 (16.44%) C
10 32 (14.22%) Bash Shell
11 24 (10.67%) PHP
12 16 (7.11%) Perl
13 11 (4.89%) Jython
13 11 (4.89%) VB
13 11 (4.89%) VB.NET
14 10 (4.44%) Korn
15 8 (3.56%) PowerShell
16 6 (2.67%) Groovy
16 6 (2.67%) Tcl
16 6 (2.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (11.11%) Degree
2 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.89%) CCNP
4 11 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.89%) CISSP
5 9 (4.00%) MCSA
5 9 (4.00%) MCSE
5 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.56%) MCSD
7 6 (2.67%) CCSA
7 6 (2.67%) CCSE
8 5 (2.22%) CCIE
8 5 (2.22%) GCIA
8 5 (2.22%) GCIH
9 4 (1.78%) CCNA
10 3 (1.33%) CCVP
10 3 (1.33%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) SLA
2 6 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.22%) COBIT
3 5 (2.22%) COSO
3 5 (2.22%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.44%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.22%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.00%) Docker
4 7 (3.11%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.67%) ProxySG
6 5 (2.22%) vSphere
7 4 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.33%) Xen
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.44%) CA Wily
2 9 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (3.56%) FortiGate
4 5 (2.22%) Kubernetes
4 5 (2.22%) Puppet
5 3 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.33%) Nagios
5 3 (1.33%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.44%) OpenView
6 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.44%) Opsview
6 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.44%) Terraform
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (18.22%) Google
2 36 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.67%) Oracle
4 19 (8.44%) Cisco
4 19 (8.44%) VMware
5 18 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 16 (7.11%) IBM
7 13 (5.78%) SAP
8 9 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.00%) F5
9 8 (3.56%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.78%) Dell
10 4 (1.78%) HP
10 4 (1.78%) Juniper
10 4 (1.78%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.33%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.33%) NetWitness
11 3 (1.33%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.33%) Qualys
11 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
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