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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 95 72 96
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing HTTP 17 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 1.77% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 15.74% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 0
Average daily rate £450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
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
235 197 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.62% 11.24% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 138 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.72 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +40.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.68 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 15 £450 +20.00% 27
Halifax - 2 £500 - 2
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 46 (68.66%) Java
2 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (62.69%) Linux
4 35 (52.24%) HTML
5 31 (46.27%) Configuration Management
6 28 (41.79%) .NET
7 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (38.81%) TDD
9 25 (37.31%) J2EE
10 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
10 24 (35.82%) Tomcat
11 23 (34.33%) Unix
11 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
12 22 (32.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
12 22 (32.84%) Subversion
12 22 (32.84%) Web Design
12 22 (32.84%) WebSphere
13 21 (31.34%) CSS
14 20 (29.85%) Mac OS X
15 19 (28.36%) SSL
15 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
15 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
16 18 (26.87%) DevOps
16 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (26.87%) SQL
17 17 (25.37%) Servlets
17 17 (25.37%) DNS
17 17 (25.37%) Apache
17 17 (25.37%) Google

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (35.82%) Tomcat
2 22 (32.84%) WebSphere
3 17 (25.37%) Apache
4 15 (22.39%) IIS
4 15 (22.39%) Jetty
4 15 (22.39%) nginx
5 10 (14.93%) Node.js
6 9 (13.43%) JBoss
7 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
8 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.48%) SAS
10 2 (2.99%) Confluence
10 2 (2.99%) WordPress
11 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
11 1 (1.49%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.49%) PowerExchange
11 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (25.37%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (25.37%) Google App Engine
2 17 (25.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (23.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) TCP/IP
2 19 (28.36%) SSL
3 17 (25.37%) DNS
4 14 (20.90%) DHCP
4 14 (20.90%) FTP
4 14 (20.90%) IPsec
5 8 (11.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) Extranet
6 2 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.99%) Firewall
6 2 (2.99%) Intranet
7 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.45%) Neo4j
4 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) MySQL
5 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (32.84%) Subversion
3 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.43%) JUnit
5 8 (11.94%) Selenium
6 7 (10.45%) JMeter
7 6 (8.96%) Cucumber
8 5 (7.46%) Mockito
9 4 (5.97%) Maven
10 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.99%) DbUnit
11 2 (2.99%) JIRA
11 2 (2.99%) jMock
12 1 (1.49%) Appium
12 1 (1.49%) Log4j
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Digital Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce Developer
6 7 (10.45%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.46%) iOS Developer
9 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.97%) WebOps Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Automation Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Digital Transformation
10 3 (4.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) HTML
2 28 (41.79%) .NET
3 25 (37.31%) J2EE
4 21 (31.34%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) Servlets
6 12 (17.91%) REST
6 12 (17.91%) XML
7 9 (13.43%) RESTful
8 8 (11.94%) jQuery
8 8 (11.94%) JSON
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
9 7 (10.45%) Hibernate
9 7 (10.45%) JAX-RS
9 7 (10.45%) Mustache
9 7 (10.45%) XHTML
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) CAML
11 5 (7.46%) Core Animation
11 5 (7.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.46%) Animation
2 5 (7.46%) Cryptography
2 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.46%) iPad
2 5 (7.46%) iPhone
3 2 (2.99%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Linux
2 23 (34.33%) Unix
3 20 (29.85%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.99%) Windows
6 1 (1.49%) AIX
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Configuration Management
3 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (38.81%) TDD
5 22 (32.84%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (32.84%) Web Design
6 18 (26.87%) DevOps
7 15 (22.39%) BDD
8 10 (14.93%) Automated Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Web Operations
9 9 (13.43%) Front End Development
10 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.96%) Open Source
11 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.46%) Code Optimisation
12 5 (7.46%) iOS Development
12 5 (7.46%) Memory Management
12 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
12 5 (7.46%) Scrum
13 4 (5.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) Java
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.87%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) C#
5 6 (8.96%) Python
5 6 (8.96%) Ruby
6 5 (7.46%) C++
6 5 (7.46%) FQL
6 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.46%) VB
7 4 (5.97%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.40%) Xen
3 1 (1.49%) Firmware
3 1 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) Cacti
2 3 (4.48%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Google
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.90%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) ATG
4 7 (10.45%) BEA
4 7 (10.45%) hybris
4 7 (10.45%) IBM
5 5 (7.46%) Apple
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) Axway
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Informatica
8 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.49%) SaltStack
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