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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / South West
Rank 114 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 1.21% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 8.85% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 24
Median daily rate £460 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.89% -19.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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
331 407 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.04% 13.66% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 261 216
Median daily rate £370 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 47
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol -7 6 £356 +1.78% 9
Devon +6 5 £490 +22.50% 3
Wiltshire +6 3 £413 +37.50% 2
Dorset - 2 £494 - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (84.38%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (46.88%) Open Source
6 14 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
7 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 13 (40.63%) Unix
7 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
7 13 (40.63%) REST
7 13 (40.63%) Docker
8 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 11 (34.38%) Spring
9 11 (34.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
9 11 (34.38%) Migration
10 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
10 10 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (28.13%) Dropwizard
11 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (28.13%) Web Design
11 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
11 9 (28.13%) XML
11 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
12 8 (25.00%) Python
12 8 (25.00%) Oracle
12 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (21.88%) Grails
13 7 (21.88%) Groovy

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 4 (12.50%) Confluence
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) Mule
3 1 (3.13%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon S3
1 5 (15.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 5 (15.63%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (15.63%) Route 53
1 5 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) GitHub
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Heroku
4 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SSL
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) AMQP
3 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (21.88%) Neo4j
5 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (12.50%) MySQL
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (34.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.88%) Gradle
5 4 (12.50%) Artifactory
5 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 3 (9.38%) JUnit
7 2 (6.25%) Capybara
7 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.25%) git-flow
7 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
7 2 (6.25%) RSpec
7 2 (6.25%) Subversion
8 1 (3.13%) Maven
8 1 (3.13%) NWDS
8 1 (3.13%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) SAP PI Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 13 (40.63%) REST
3 11 (34.38%) Spring
4 9 (28.13%) Dropwizard
4 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
4 9 (28.13%) XML
5 7 (21.88%) Grails
5 7 (21.88%) JAX-RS
5 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) ELK Stack
6 5 (15.63%) JSON
6 5 (15.63%) SAP PI
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
9 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (6.25%) Sass
10 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
2 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 11 (34.38%) Mac OS X
4 5 (15.63%) CentOS
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
3 11 (34.38%) Migration
4 10 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (28.13%) Web Design
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (18.75%) DevOps
8 5 (15.63%) Auto-Scaling
8 5 (15.63%) SOA
8 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Kanban
10 3 (9.38%) Microservices
10 3 (9.38%) Scrum
11 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (21.88%) Groovy
5 7 (21.88%) Ruby
6 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.50%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) Go
9 1 (3.13%) Jython
9 1 (3.13%) Korn
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) LXC
2 4 (12.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
1 5 (15.63%) Nagios
1 5 (15.63%) OSSEC
2 4 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) New Relic
2 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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