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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 50 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.28% 1.85% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 18.07% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 5
Median daily rate £444 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
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
100 83 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.35% 10.22% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 56
Median daily rate £390 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
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 29 May 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 7 £444 -1.38%
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (52.00%) SSL
5 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (48.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) Servlets
6 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (44.00%) DevOps
7 11 (44.00%) J2EE
7 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) .NET
8 10 (40.00%) Apache
9 9 (36.00%) DHCP
9 9 (36.00%) Google
9 9 (36.00%) Xen
9 9 (36.00%) VMware
9 9 (36.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (36.00%) Google App Engine
9 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (36.00%) Open Source
9 9 (36.00%) Puppet
10 7 (28.00%) MVC
10 7 (28.00%) IPsec
10 7 (28.00%) FTP
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) Tomcat

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 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 7 (28.00%) IIS
3 7 (28.00%) Jetty
3 7 (28.00%) nginx
3 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (24.00%) JBoss
5 5 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (12.00%) FileNet
7 3 (12.00%) Mule
8 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (36.00%) Google App Engine
1 9 (36.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 5 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (12.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (52.00%) SSL
3 12 (48.00%) DNS
4 9 (36.00%) DHCP
5 7 (28.00%) FTP
5 7 (28.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Travis CI
3 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
1 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Servlets
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) Java EE
5 5 (20.00%) JDBC
5 5 (20.00%) JSP
5 5 (20.00%) Kafka
5 5 (20.00%) Spring
5 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Spring Security
5 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (12.00%) Middleware
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 2 (8.00%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (8.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) Open Source
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Go
5 2 (8.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (36.00%) Xen
2 5 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Ansible
2 5 (20.00%) Fluentd
2 5 (20.00%) Terraform
3 3 (12.00%) Mesos
3 3 (12.00%) Piwik
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Google
1 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) F5