The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 37 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.43% 4.75% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.93% 25.69% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 16
Median daily rate £425 £343 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -30.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £323 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £415 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- -30.81%
HTTP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 109 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.51% 18.47% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 84 42
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
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 South Wales

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales 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
Cardiff +15 14 £403 +24.80%
Newport -10 10 £488 +28.28%
HTTP
Wales

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 35 (87.50%) JSON
2 34 (85.00%) Java
2 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (67.50%) Scrum
4 26 (65.00%) TDD
5 25 (62.50%) BDD
5 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 20 (50.00%) OWASP
7 19 (47.50%) Kanban
7 19 (47.50%) Secure Coding
8 17 (42.50%) Web Development
9 14 (35.00%) Go
10 11 (27.50%) RESTful
11 10 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 10 (25.00%) Linux
11 10 (25.00%) DevOps
12 9 (22.50%) Microservices
13 8 (20.00%) Dropwizard
13 8 (20.00%) JAX-RS
13 8 (20.00%) REST
13 8 (20.00%) Neo4j
13 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
13 8 (20.00%) Web Design
13 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
14 7 (17.50%) iXBRL
14 7 (17.50%) Spring
14 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
14 7 (17.50%) HTML
14 7 (17.50%) Unix

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) IPsec
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) JSON
2 11 (27.50%) RESTful
3 8 (20.00%) Dropwizard
3 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (20.00%) JAX-RS
3 8 (20.00%) REST
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 7 (17.50%) iXBRL
4 7 (17.50%) Kafka
4 7 (17.50%) Spring
4 7 (17.50%) Spring Boot
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js
5 4 (10.00%) Swagger
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Scrum
3 26 (65.00%) TDD
4 25 (62.50%) BDD
5 20 (50.00%) OWASP
6 19 (47.50%) Kanban
6 19 (47.50%) Secure Coding
7 17 (42.50%) Web Development
8 10 (25.00%) DevOps
9 9 (22.50%) Microservices
10 8 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (20.00%) Web Design
11 7 (17.50%) API Development
11 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.50%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 4 (10.00%) API Design
14 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
14 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Go
3 5 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (7.50%) Scala
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) SAP