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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 50 36 66
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Contract jobs citing HTTP 12 58 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.96% 6.67% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 38.41% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 53 7
Median daily rate £475 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £447 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
120 151 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.64% 17.36% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 114 53
Median daily rate £375 £359 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% -4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -12 12 £475 +45.03% 3
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 12 (63.16%) BDD
4 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) Web Development
4 9 (47.37%) OWASP
4 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
4 9 (47.37%) Secure Coding
5 8 (42.11%) Kanban
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) SSL
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) Ansible
7 6 (31.58%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 5 (26.32%) Fluentd
8 5 (26.32%) Terraform
8 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (26.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) Jetty
1 3 (15.79%) Mongrel
1 3 (15.79%) nginx
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
2 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (15.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SSL
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) FTP
3 3 (15.79%) IPsec
4 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Travis CI
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) JSON
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) Kafka
3 3 (15.79%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) OWASP
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Secure Coding
3 9 (47.37%) Web Development
4 8 (42.11%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Test Management
9 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Fluentd
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) Terraform
3 3 (15.79%) Marathon
3 3 (15.79%) Mesos
3 3 (15.79%) Piwik
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Google
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat