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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 55 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.52% 1.36% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 17.07% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £444 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £362 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +260.00%
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
83 41 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.97% 7.99% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 53
Median daily rate £380 £305 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £34.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.68 £34.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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
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 24 May 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 -9 7 £444 -4.05%
HTTP
Wales

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
4 12 (63.16%) SSL
4 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
5 11 (57.89%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) J2EE
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
6 10 (52.63%) DevOps
6 10 (52.63%) .NET
7 9 (47.37%) Apache
8 8 (42.11%) DHCP
8 8 (42.11%) Google
8 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
8 8 (42.11%) Xen
8 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (42.11%) Google App Engine
8 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (42.11%) Open Source
8 8 (42.11%) Puppet
8 8 (42.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (36.84%) Perl
10 6 (31.58%) IIS
10 6 (31.58%) Servlets
10 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
10 6 (31.58%) JBoss
10 6 (31.58%) FTP

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 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 6 (31.58%) JBoss
3 6 (31.58%) Jetty
3 6 (31.58%) nginx
3 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (15.79%) FileNet
5 3 (15.79%) Mule
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (42.11%) Google App Engine
1 8 (42.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) SSL
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
4 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) FTP
5 6 (31.58%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Neo4j
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) Travis CI
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) Servlets
4 5 (26.32%) Kafka
5 3 (15.79%) LAMP
5 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) Dropwizard
6 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Mojolicious
6 2 (10.53%) REST
7 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
7 1 (5.26%) PostGIS
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Open Source
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (10.53%) Web Design
9 1 (5.26%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Go
4 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (42.11%) Xen
2 5 (26.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Fluentd
2 5 (26.32%) Terraform
3 3 (15.79%) Mesos
3 3 (15.79%) Piwik
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Google
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) F5