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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 96 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 23 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.77% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.65% 6.99% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 14
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£425 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.48 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.66% +172.22%
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
266 186 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.20% 11.06% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 110 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £183 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.88 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 -12 22 £425 +11.84% 27
Halifax - 1 - - 3
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 69 (87.34%) Java
3 59 (74.68%) HTML
4 57 (72.15%) UNIX
5 53 (67.09%) Mac OS X
5 53 (67.09%) Web Design
5 53 (67.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (63.29%) Relational Database
8 45 (56.96%) REST
9 44 (55.70%) Configuration Management
10 33 (41.77%) Subversion
10 33 (41.77%) JAX-RS
10 33 (41.77%) Git (software)
11 32 (40.51%) MongoDB
12 31 (39.24%) Neo4j
13 27 (34.18%) Hibernate
14 25 (31.65%) Web Development
15 23 (29.11%) TDD
16 22 (27.85%) BDD
17 17 (21.52%) Tomcat
17 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
18 16 (20.25%) SSL
19 15 (18.99%) DNS
19 15 (18.99%) J2EE
19 15 (18.99%) WebSphere
20 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
20 14 (17.72%) VMware
21 13 (16.46%) Apache

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (21.52%) Tomcat
2 15 (18.99%) WebSphere
3 13 (16.46%) Apache
4 12 (15.19%) IIS
4 12 (15.19%) Jetty
4 12 (15.19%) nginx
5 7 (8.86%) Node.js
6 3 (3.80%) JBoss
6 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.27%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (15.19%) Google App Engine
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (20.25%) SSL
3 15 (18.99%) DNS
4 12 (15.19%) DHCP
4 12 (15.19%) FTP
4 12 (15.19%) IPsec
5 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (3.80%) Intranet
5 3 (3.80%) Internet
5 3 (3.80%) Extranet
5 3 (3.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (63.29%) Relational Database
2 32 (40.51%) MongoDB
3 31 (39.24%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.27%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) DB2
5 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 33 (41.77%) Subversion
1 33 (41.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Mockito
3 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.13%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) Selenium
4 3 (3.80%) JUnit
4 3 (3.80%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
1 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Developer
2 44 (55.70%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (2.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (2.53%) Administrator
4 2 (2.53%) Web Engineer
4 2 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (2.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.27%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (1.27%) Programmer
5 1 (1.27%) Analyst
5 1 (1.27%) Web Developer
5 1 (1.27%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.27%) GUI Developer
5 1 (1.27%) Release Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) Linux Developer
5 1 (1.27%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (74.68%) HTML
2 45 (56.96%) REST
3 33 (41.77%) JAX-RS
4 27 (34.18%) Hibernate
5 15 (18.99%) J2EE
6 12 (15.19%) .NET
6 12 (15.19%) Servlets
7 11 (13.92%) CSS
8 7 (8.86%) Mustache
9 6 (7.59%) Sass
10 4 (5.06%) Web Services
11 3 (3.80%) XML
11 3 (3.80%) Spring
12 1 (1.27%) Ajax
12 1 (1.27%) Spring MVC
12 1 (1.27%) jQuery
12 1 (1.27%) HTML5
12 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.27%) User Experience
1 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 71 (89.87%) Linux
2 57 (72.15%) UNIX
3 53 (67.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Web Design
1 53 (67.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 51 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (55.70%) Configuration Management
4 25 (31.65%) Web Development
5 23 (29.11%) TDD
6 22 (27.85%) BDD
7 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.39%) Open Source
9 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.06%) DevOps
11 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.80%) CRM
13 2 (2.53%) MVC
14 1 (1.27%) Scrum
14 1 (1.27%) ATDD
14 1 (1.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (87.34%) Java
2 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.33%) Python
4 4 (5.06%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Xen
3 1 (1.27%) QEMU
3 1 (1.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Puppet
2 7 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) VMware
2 12 (15.19%) Google
2 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) BEA
3 3 (3.80%) ATG
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
3 3 (3.80%) hybris
3 3 (3.80%) F5
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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