The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 120 126 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 21 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.09% 6.28% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 10
Median daily rate £480 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £499 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
345 414 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.74% 12.99% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 233 295
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 65
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +65.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £17.00 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Wiltshire - 7 £500 - 2
Devon +1 6 £480 +20.00%
Bristol +8 5 £363 +3.57% 14
Dorset - 2 £494 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 West region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 19 (51.35%) SQL
4 17 (45.95%) Linux
5 14 (37.84%) Open Source
6 13 (35.14%) Unix
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
6 13 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (32.43%) Docker
8 11 (29.73%) REST
8 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
9 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
9 10 (27.03%) Migration
9 10 (27.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
9 10 (27.03%) SSL
10 9 (24.32%) Python
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) Spring
10 9 (24.32%) JSON
10 9 (24.32%) Web Design
10 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (24.32%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (21.62%) Dropwizard
11 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
11 8 (21.62%) XML

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) Confluence
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Mule
5 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon S3
2 5 (13.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (13.51%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (13.51%) Route 53
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) GitHub
4 2 (5.41%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Heroku
5 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SSL
2 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) VPN
4 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.70%) AMQP
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) FTP
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) IPsec
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) MQTT
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.22%) Neo4j
5 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
6 5 (13.51%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (10.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (10.81%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.22%) Gradle
5 4 (10.81%) Artifactory
5 4 (10.81%) JIRA
5 4 (10.81%) SonarQube
5 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
6 3 (8.11%) JUnit
6 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (5.41%) Capybara
7 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.41%) git-flow
7 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.41%) RSpec
7 2 (5.41%) Subversion
8 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) SAP PI Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) REST
3 9 (24.32%) JSON
3 9 (24.32%) Spring
4 8 (21.62%) Dropwizard
4 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
4 8 (21.62%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) RESTful
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) .NET
6 6 (16.22%) Grails
6 6 (16.22%) JAX-RS
6 6 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) CSS
7 5 (13.51%) ELK Stack
7 5 (13.51%) SAP PI
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.11%) SOAP
9 2 (5.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) User Experience
1 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.41%) CESG
2 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 10 (27.03%) Mac OS X
4 5 (13.51%) CentOS
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Open Source
2 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
3 10 (27.03%) Migration
4 9 (24.32%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (24.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (24.32%) Web Design
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) DevOps
7 5 (13.51%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) SOA
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Information Architecture
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Kanban
10 2 (5.41%) MVC
10 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) Python
5 7 (18.92%) Ruby
6 6 (16.22%) Groovy
6 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
7 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.11%) C#
8 3 (8.11%) Scala
9 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.41%) VB
10 1 (2.70%) Go
10 1 (2.70%) Jython
10 1 (2.70%) Korn
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) LXC
2 4 (10.81%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.70%) Samba
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Ansible
1 6 (16.22%) Nagios
2 5 (13.51%) OSSEC
3 4 (10.81%) Terraform
4 1 (2.70%) Icinga
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) New Relic
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
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