The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.85% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.48 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.66% +172.22%
HTTP
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.94% 12.92% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 7
Average daily rate £294 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.39% -0.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.50 £13.50 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% +27.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.60 £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £350 - 5
HTTP
North East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) SSL
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Jetty
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) nginx
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) FTP
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
1 5 (41.67%) Jetty
1 5 (41.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (50.00%) SSL
2 5 (41.67%) IPsec
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Scala Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Servlets
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) QEMU
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
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