The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 61 97 43
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -54
Contract jobs citing HTTP 55 5 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.75% 0.29% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 3.11% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 28
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£425 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £28.55
% change year-on-year
+280.00% -56.20%
HTTP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
286 161 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.28% 9.21% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 107 107
Average daily rate £275 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.40 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +40 54 £425 +17.24% 12
Halifax - 1 - - 5
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 84 (96.55%) Linux
2 74 (85.06%) Java
3 60 (68.97%) HTML
4 58 (66.67%) UNIX
5 57 (65.52%) Mac OS X
5 57 (65.52%) Web Design
5 57 (65.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (57.47%) Relational Database
8 49 (56.32%) Configuration Management
9 46 (52.87%) REST
10 34 (39.08%) JAX-RS
11 33 (37.93%) MongoDB
11 33 (37.93%) Hibernate
12 32 (36.78%) Neo4j
13 29 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 29 (33.33%) Subversion
14 26 (29.89%) SSL
15 24 (27.59%) TCP/IP
16 22 (25.29%) Web Development
17 17 (19.54%) TDD
18 16 (18.39%) BDD
19 13 (14.94%) Open Source
19 13 (14.94%) Jenkins
19 13 (14.94%) WebSphere
19 13 (14.94%) DNS
19 13 (14.94%) Apache
19 13 (14.94%) Tomcat
19 13 (14.94%) J2EE
19 13 (14.94%) CSS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.94%) Apache
1 13 (14.94%) Tomcat
1 13 (14.94%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.79%) Jetty
2 12 (13.79%) nginx
2 12 (13.79%) IIS
3 7 (8.05%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (13.79%) Google App Engine
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) SSL
2 24 (27.59%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.94%) DNS
4 12 (13.79%) DHCP
4 12 (13.79%) FTP
4 12 (13.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.15%) Intranet
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) Extranet
5 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (57.47%) Relational Database
2 33 (37.93%) MongoDB
3 32 (36.78%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Subversion
1 29 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) Mockito
3 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) JUnit
4 1 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (66.67%) Developer
2 45 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (3.45%) Administrator
4 3 (3.45%) Web Engineer
5 2 (2.30%) Senior Developer
5 2 (2.30%) Web Manager
5 2 (2.30%) Operations Manager
5 2 (2.30%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (2.30%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (1.15%) Release Engineer
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (1.15%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (1.15%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.15%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (1.15%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (68.97%) HTML
2 46 (52.87%) REST
3 34 (39.08%) JAX-RS
4 33 (37.93%) Hibernate
5 13 (14.94%) J2EE
5 13 (14.94%) CSS
6 12 (13.79%) Servlets
6 12 (13.79%) .NET
7 8 (9.20%) Mustache
8 7 (8.05%) Sass
9 6 (6.90%) Web Services
10 2 (2.30%) Spring
11 1 (1.15%) Ajax
11 1 (1.15%) HTML5
11 1 (1.15%) XML
11 1 (1.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Open Source
2 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) User Experience
3 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 84 (96.55%) Linux
2 58 (66.67%) UNIX
3 57 (65.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (65.52%) Web Design
1 57 (65.52%) Responsive Web Design
2 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (56.32%) Configuration Management
4 22 (25.29%) Web Development
5 17 (19.54%) TDD
6 16 (18.39%) BDD
7 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.20%) DevOps
9 8 (9.20%) Automated Testing
9 8 (9.20%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.60%) ITIL
10 4 (4.60%) Service Management
10 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.45%) PRINCE
12 2 (2.30%) CRM
12 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 74 (85.06%) Java
2 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.05%) PHP
4 5 (5.75%) VB
4 5 (5.75%) C
4 5 (5.75%) Scala
5 2 (2.30%) Python
5 2 (2.30%) Ruby
6 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Xen
1 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.79%) VMware
1 12 (13.79%) Google
2 1 (1.15%) hybris
2 1 (1.15%) F5
2 1 (1.15%) BEA
2 1 (1.15%) ATG
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle
2 1 (1.15%) IBM
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