The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 83 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 36 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 0.87% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.56% 8.81% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 3
Median daily rate £410 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+29.18% -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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 261 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.18% 9.91% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 129 132
Median daily rate £363 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 51
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.02 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £25.80 £40.00
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 the West Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Shropshire +35 13 £385 - 4
Birmingham +12 13 £500 +9.89% 9
Warwickshire -5 5 £400 +22.13% 4
Worcestershire +3 4 £225 -47.05% 3
Coventry -7 1 £500 +33.33% 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 66 (71.74%) Linux
2 53 (57.61%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (53.26%) TCP/IP
4 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (48.91%) Git (software)
6 44 (47.83%) Configuration Management
7 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
8 39 (42.39%) Relational Database
9 35 (38.04%) Python
9 35 (38.04%) CSS
9 35 (38.04%) HTML
10 34 (36.96%) Ruby
11 33 (35.87%) Open Source
12 30 (32.61%) PHP
13 29 (31.52%) Java
13 29 (31.52%) Web Design
13 29 (31.52%) Responsive Web Design
14 28 (30.43%) Unix
15 27 (29.35%) DevOps
15 27 (29.35%) MongoDB
16 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
16 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
17 25 (27.17%) SSL
17 25 (27.17%) Web Development
17 25 (27.17%) Subversion
18 24 (26.09%) Puppet
19 22 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
20 20 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
20 20 (21.74%) C#
20 20 (21.74%) Windows

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (15.22%) JBoss
2 12 (13.04%) Apache
3 11 (11.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (11.96%) WebLogic
4 10 (10.87%) IIS
4 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
5 9 (9.78%) CMS
5 9 (9.78%) nginx
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (9.78%) Sitefinity
6 6 (6.52%) Confluence
7 4 (4.35%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.09%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.87%) GitHub
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.52%) Google Analytics
4 5 (5.43%) IaaS
5 4 (4.35%) PaaS
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.26%) Route 53
6 3 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 49 (53.26%) TCP/IP
2 25 (27.17%) SSL
3 17 (18.48%) DNS
4 13 (14.13%) Firewall
5 11 (11.96%) LAN
5 11 (11.96%) WAN
6 9 (9.78%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) SNMP
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.09%) NAS
8 1 (1.09%) SAN
8 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.39%) Relational Database
2 27 (29.35%) MongoDB
3 20 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (20.65%) MySQL
5 14 (15.22%) NoSQL
6 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
6 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.09%) Big Data
9 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (48.91%) Git (software)
2 43 (46.74%) Jenkins
3 25 (27.17%) Subversion
4 10 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 10 (10.87%) JUnit
5 9 (9.78%) Selenium
6 8 (8.70%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.61%) Grunt
7 7 (7.61%) gulp
8 6 (6.52%) Ant
8 6 (6.52%) Gatling
8 6 (6.52%) JIRA
8 6 (6.52%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (6.52%) Sublime Text
9 3 (3.26%) Capybara
9 3 (3.26%) git-flow
9 3 (3.26%) RSpec
10 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
2 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Developer
2 19 (20.65%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Security Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.61%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Scala Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.04%) CSS
1 35 (38.04%) HTML
2 18 (19.57%) Web Services
3 13 (14.13%) REST
4 12 (13.04%) JSON
5 10 (10.87%) .NET
6 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (9.78%) SAML
7 8 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.70%) HTML5
7 8 (8.70%) jQuery
7 8 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (8.70%) Spring
8 7 (7.61%) Ajax
8 7 (7.61%) CSS3
8 7 (7.61%) Gherkin
8 7 (7.61%) Node.js
8 7 (7.61%) Play Framework
8 7 (7.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.26%) User Experience
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (71.74%) Linux
2 28 (30.43%) Unix
3 20 (21.74%) Windows
4 16 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.52%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (57.61%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (47.83%) Configuration Management
4 33 (35.87%) Open Source
5 29 (31.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 29 (31.52%) Web Design
6 27 (29.35%) DevOps
7 25 (27.17%) Web Development
8 19 (20.65%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (17.39%) OO
9 16 (17.39%) Visualisation
10 15 (16.30%) MVC
10 15 (16.30%) Web Operations
11 14 (15.22%) Automated Testing
11 14 (15.22%) Scrum
12 13 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (14.13%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (14.13%) Line Management
12 13 (14.13%) OO PHP
13 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) Python
2 34 (36.96%) Ruby
3 30 (32.61%) PHP
4 29 (31.52%) Java
5 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.74%) C#
7 16 (17.39%) Scala
8 15 (16.30%) SQL
9 8 (8.70%) Groovy
9 8 (8.70%) Perl
10 6 (6.52%) Haskell
10 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.09%) C++
13 1 (1.09%) Jython
13 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) CCNP
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.09%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (26.09%) Puppet
2 22 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (19.57%) Ansible
3 18 (19.57%) Salt
4 9 (9.78%) Kibana
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Grafana
6 3 (3.26%) collectd
6 3 (3.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (3.26%) logstash
6 3 (3.26%) StatsD
6 3 (3.26%) Terraform
7 2 (2.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Rackspace
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle
3 11 (11.96%) Google
4 9 (9.78%) Intel Security
5 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.43%) VMware
7 3 (3.26%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.17%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.09%) Adobe
9 1 (1.09%) BMC
9 1 (1.09%) CA
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco
9 1 (1.09%) Dell
9 1 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Juniper
9 1 (1.09%) Splunk
9 1 (1.09%) webMethods
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