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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 68 95 53
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -42
Contract jobs citing HTTP 48 10 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.42% 0.56% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.25% 5.78% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 6 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £281 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -44.05%
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
263 173 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.24% 9.66% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 105 127
Average daily rate £310 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £209 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £15.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.78 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +25 46 £425 +23.63% 13
Halifax - 2 - - 3
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (93.42%) Linux
2 69 (90.79%) Java
3 55 (72.37%) HTML
4 53 (69.74%) UNIX
5 51 (67.11%) Mac OS X
5 51 (67.11%) Web Design
5 51 (67.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (57.89%) Relational Database
8 43 (56.58%) Configuration Management
9 40 (52.63%) REST
10 29 (38.16%) Subversion
10 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
11 28 (36.84%) JAX-RS
12 27 (35.53%) MongoDB
12 27 (35.53%) Hibernate
13 26 (34.21%) Neo4j
14 22 (28.95%) Web Development
15 20 (26.32%) SSL
16 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
17 17 (22.37%) TDD
18 16 (21.05%) BDD
19 14 (18.42%) DNS
19 14 (18.42%) CSS
20 13 (17.11%) J2EE
20 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
20 13 (17.11%) Apache
20 13 (17.11%) Tomcat
20 13 (17.11%) Open Source
20 13 (17.11%) Jenkins

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.11%) Apache
1 13 (17.11%) Tomcat
1 13 (17.11%) WebSphere
2 12 (15.79%) nginx
2 12 (15.79%) Jetty
2 12 (15.79%) IIS
3 8 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (1.32%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (15.79%) Google App Engine
1 12 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) SSL
2 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.42%) DNS
4 12 (15.79%) DHCP
4 12 (15.79%) FTP
4 12 (15.79%) IPsec
5 2 (2.63%) Intranet
5 2 (2.63%) Internet
5 2 (2.63%) Extranet
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 27 (35.53%) MongoDB
3 26 (34.21%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (38.16%) Subversion
1 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) Maven
3 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.63%) Mockito
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) JMeter
4 1 (1.32%) JUnit
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Banking
1 2 (2.63%) Retail
1 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (69.74%) Developer
2 40 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (2.63%) Operations Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Senior Developer
4 2 (2.63%) Web Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (2.63%) Web Engineer
4 2 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (1.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.32%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (1.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Web Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Release Engineer
5 1 (1.32%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.32%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (72.37%) HTML
2 40 (52.63%) REST
3 28 (36.84%) JAX-RS
4 27 (35.53%) Hibernate
5 14 (18.42%) CSS
6 13 (17.11%) J2EE
7 12 (15.79%) .NET
7 12 (15.79%) Servlets
8 8 (10.53%) Mustache
9 7 (9.21%) Sass
10 6 (7.89%) Web Services
11 2 (2.63%) Spring
12 1 (1.32%) HTML5
12 1 (1.32%) jQuery
12 1 (1.32%) Ajax
12 1 (1.32%) XML
12 1 (1.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Open Source
2 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 71 (93.42%) Linux
2 53 (69.74%) UNIX
3 51 (67.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) Web Design
1 51 (67.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) Configuration Management
4 22 (28.95%) Web Development
5 17 (22.37%) TDD
6 16 (21.05%) BDD
7 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.53%) DevOps
9 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.26%) ITIL
10 4 (5.26%) Service Management
10 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.95%) PRINCE
12 2 (2.63%) CRM
12 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 69 (90.79%) Java
2 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.21%) PHP
4 5 (6.58%) Scala
4 5 (6.58%) VB
4 5 (6.58%) C
5 3 (3.95%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) SQL
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (15.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) VMware
1 12 (15.79%) Google
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (1.32%) hybris
3 1 (1.32%) ATG
3 1 (1.32%) BEA
3 1 (1.32%) IBM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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