The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 49 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing HTTP 30 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.73% 4.49% 4.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.44% 25.00% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 18
Median daily rate £425 £344 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £323 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.37%
HTTP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 124 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.92% 17.97% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 96 71
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £12.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+345.34% -22.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 9 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
South Wales +3 28 £425 +24.08% 1
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 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 Wales region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 36 (85.71%) Java
1 36 (85.71%) JSON
2 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (66.67%) Scrum
4 27 (64.29%) TDD
4 27 (64.29%) Relational Database
5 26 (61.90%) BDD
6 21 (50.00%) OWASP
7 20 (47.62%) Kanban
7 20 (47.62%) Secure Coding
8 18 (42.86%) Web Development
9 15 (35.71%) Go
10 11 (26.19%) DevOps
10 11 (26.19%) RESTful
10 11 (26.19%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
12 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
12 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
12 9 (21.43%) Web Design
12 9 (21.43%) JAX-RS
12 9 (21.43%) REST
12 9 (21.43%) Neo4j
12 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (21.43%) Dropwizard
12 9 (21.43%) Microservices
13 8 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
13 8 (19.05%) HTML
13 8 (19.05%) Unix
13 8 (19.05%) Mac OS X
13 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) IPsec
1 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (85.71%) JSON
2 11 (26.19%) RESTful
3 9 (21.43%) Dropwizard
3 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 9 (21.43%) JAX-RS
3 9 (21.43%) REST
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
5 7 (16.67%) iXBRL
5 7 (16.67%) Kafka
5 7 (16.67%) Spring
5 7 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 4 (9.52%) Node.js
6 4 (9.52%) Swagger
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Mac OS X
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) Scrum
3 27 (64.29%) TDD
4 26 (61.90%) BDD
5 21 (50.00%) OWASP
6 20 (47.62%) Kanban
6 20 (47.62%) Secure Coding
7 18 (42.86%) Web Development
8 11 (26.19%) DevOps
9 9 (21.43%) Microservices
9 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (21.43%) Web Design
10 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 8 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (16.67%) API Development
11 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 6 (14.29%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 4 (9.52%) API Design
14 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
14 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) Go
3 5 (11.90%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) Scala
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) HP
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) SAP