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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
UK / Wales
Rank 42 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 23 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.65% 4.02% 4.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.23% 21.05% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 26
Median daily rate £413 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £376 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 114 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.71% 19.10% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 93 72
Median daily rate £363 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £235 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.75 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.16% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £30.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
South Wales +11 22 £413 +26.92% 2
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 38 (86.36%) Java
1 38 (86.36%) JSON
2 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) Scrum
4 28 (63.64%) Relational Database
5 27 (61.36%) TDD
6 26 (59.09%) BDD
7 21 (47.73%) OWASP
8 20 (45.45%) Kanban
8 20 (45.45%) Secure Coding
9 18 (40.91%) Web Development
10 16 (36.36%) Go
11 13 (29.55%) RESTful
11 13 (29.55%) Linux
12 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
12 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 11 (25.00%) REST
12 11 (25.00%) Neo4j
12 11 (25.00%) JAX-RS
12 11 (25.00%) Dropwizard
12 11 (25.00%) Microservices
12 11 (25.00%) DevOps
13 10 (22.73%) Continuous Deployment
13 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (22.73%) Web Design
13 10 (22.73%) HTML
13 10 (22.73%) Unix
13 10 (22.73%) Mac OS X
13 10 (22.73%) 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 (6.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) PaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) IPsec
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (25.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) JSON
2 13 (29.55%) RESTful
3 11 (25.00%) Dropwizard
3 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 11 (25.00%) REST
4 10 (22.73%) HTML
5 9 (20.45%) iXBRL
5 9 (20.45%) Kafka
5 9 (20.45%) Spring Boot
6 8 (18.18%) Spring
7 4 (9.09%) Node.js
7 4 (9.09%) Swagger
8 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Mac OS X
2 10 (22.73%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) Scrum
3 27 (61.36%) TDD
4 26 (59.09%) BDD
5 21 (47.73%) OWASP
6 20 (45.45%) Kanban
6 20 (45.45%) Secure Coding
7 18 (40.91%) Web Development
8 11 (25.00%) DevOps
8 11 (25.00%) Microservices
9 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
9 10 (22.73%) Continuous Deployment
9 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (22.73%) Web Design
10 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.91%) API Development
12 6 (13.64%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 4 (9.09%) API Design
14 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
14 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) Go
3 5 (11.36%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby
4 3 (6.82%) Scala
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Ansible
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) HP
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
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