The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.91% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-55.10% +172.22%
HTTP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.48% 15.29% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 21 22
Average daily rate £225 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £383 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -73.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) AOP
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Software AG