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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
UK / Wales
Rank 35 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 30 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.45% 2.56% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.79% 15.74% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 12
Median daily rate £406 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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
121 108 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.95% 16.29% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 57
Median daily rate £375 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £238 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +30 26 £403 +15.00% 2
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 40 (85.11%) Java
2 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (74.47%) JSON
4 27 (57.45%) Scrum
5 26 (55.32%) Relational Database
6 25 (53.19%) Linux
7 21 (44.68%) Go
8 20 (42.55%) Microservices
8 20 (42.55%) Configuration Management
9 19 (40.43%) RESTful
9 19 (40.43%) MongoDB
10 18 (38.30%) TDD
10 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
11 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
11 17 (36.17%) BDD
11 17 (36.17%) DevOps
11 17 (36.17%) Neo4j
11 17 (36.17%) JAX-RS
11 17 (36.17%) Dropwizard
12 16 (34.04%) Continuous Deployment
12 16 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (34.04%) Kafka
12 16 (34.04%) REST
12 16 (34.04%) Mac OS X
12 16 (34.04%) Web Design
12 16 (34.04%) Unix
12 16 (34.04%) HTML
13 15 (31.91%) Spring
13 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
14 14 (29.79%) iXBRL

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 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) Confluence
1 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) Jetty
1 3 (6.38%) Mongrel
1 3 (6.38%) nginx
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.89%) PaaS
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.38%) Google App Engine
3 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Route 53
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.77%) IPsec
2 6 (12.77%) SSL
3 5 (10.64%) DSL
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) DNS
4 3 (6.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) Relational Database
2 19 (40.43%) MongoDB
3 17 (36.17%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Cucumber
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.38%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch Developer
6 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) JSON
2 19 (40.43%) RESTful
3 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
4 17 (36.17%) Dropwizard
4 17 (36.17%) JAX-RS
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
5 16 (34.04%) Kafka
5 16 (34.04%) REST
6 15 (31.91%) Spring
6 15 (31.91%) Spring Boot
7 14 (29.79%) iXBRL
8 5 (10.64%) J2EE
8 5 (10.64%) Node.js
9 4 (8.51%) .NET
9 4 (8.51%) Swagger
10 3 (6.38%) Servlets
11 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.13%) Java EE
11 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Linux
2 16 (34.04%) Mac OS X
2 16 (34.04%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Scrum
3 20 (42.55%) Configuration Management
3 20 (42.55%) Microservices
4 18 (38.30%) TDD
5 17 (36.17%) BDD
5 17 (36.17%) DevOps
6 16 (34.04%) Continuous Deployment
6 16 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (34.04%) Web Design
7 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
8 12 (25.53%) Kanban
8 12 (25.53%) OWASP
8 12 (25.53%) Secure Coding
9 10 (21.28%) Web Development
10 7 (14.89%) API Development
11 4 (8.51%) API Design
11 4 (8.51%) Open Source
12 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) Go
3 5 (10.64%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) Ruby
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.38%) Xen
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Ansible
1 6 (12.77%) Terraform
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Rundeck
3 4 (8.51%) Marathon
3 4 (8.51%) Mesos
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (2.13%) Fluentd
4 1 (2.13%) Grafana
4 1 (2.13%) Kibana
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Google
2 3 (6.38%) HP
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) SAP