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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 64 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 47 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 0.25% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 2.80% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 4 4
Average daily rate
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£383 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £250 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £368 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
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
268 143 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.35% 9.09% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 82 70
Average daily rate £330 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 11
Average hourly rate £14.87 £12.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.92% -21.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £9.50 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £17.50 £94.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +31 41 £400 +60.00% 18
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 47 (74.60%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) Linux
3 28 (44.44%) UNIX
4 27 (42.86%) HTML
5 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (36.51%) Web Design
6 23 (36.51%) Mac OS X
6 23 (36.51%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (36.51%) Relational Database
7 22 (34.92%) REST
8 20 (31.75%) MongoDB
8 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
9 19 (30.16%) Neo4j
10 18 (28.57%) JAX-RS
11 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
11 17 (26.98%) SSL
11 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
12 12 (19.05%) .NET
12 12 (19.05%) Oracle
12 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
13 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
13 10 (15.87%) SOAP
13 10 (15.87%) DevOps
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 9 (14.29%) User Experience
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 9 (14.29%) J2EE
14 9 (14.29%) ODBC

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.70%) Apache
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.35%) JBoss
5 3 (4.76%) nginx
5 3 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.76%) Jetty
6 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) ATG Dynamo
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.76%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
1 17 (26.98%) SSL
2 5 (7.94%) DNS
2 5 (7.94%) DHCP
3 3 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.76%) FTP
3 3 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (1.59%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) Relational Database
2 20 (31.75%) MongoDB
3 19 (30.16%) Neo4j
4 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 9 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) Redis
6 1 (1.59%) Riak
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 9 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Selenium
2 4 (6.35%) JMeter
2 4 (6.35%) JUnit
3 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
1 29 (46.03%) Java Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Tester
2 7 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 4 (6.35%) Administrator
3 4 (6.35%) Analyst
4 2 (3.17%) Web Manager
4 2 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (3.17%) Operations Manager
4 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
4 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
4 2 (3.17%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (3.17%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (1.59%) Web Engineer
5 1 (1.59%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (1.59%) Head of Development
5 1 (1.59%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) HTML
2 22 (34.92%) REST
3 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
4 18 (28.57%) JAX-RS
5 12 (19.05%) .NET
6 10 (15.87%) SOAP
7 9 (14.29%) J2EE
7 9 (14.29%) ODBC
7 9 (14.29%) Ajax
8 7 (11.11%) Web Services
9 6 (9.52%) XML
10 3 (4.76%) Servlets
11 2 (3.17%) Spring
12 1 (1.59%) CSS
12 1 (1.59%) LAMP
12 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (9.52%) Open Source
3 3 (4.76%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Linux
2 28 (44.44%) UNIX
3 23 (36.51%) Mac OS X
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Web Design
2 23 (36.51%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
4 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 10 (15.87%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 9 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Performance Management
7 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 8 (12.70%) Test Management
8 7 (11.11%) BDD
8 7 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Service Management
9 5 (7.94%) Web Development
10 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
10 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) Java
2 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
3 7 (11.11%) PHP
4 5 (7.94%) Scala
4 5 (7.94%) VB
4 5 (7.94%) C
4 5 (7.94%) Ruby
5 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Xen
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.76%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.59%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Mercator
5 1 (1.59%) BEA
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.59%) ATG
5 1 (1.59%) Actimize
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