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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 89 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 34 45 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.69% 2.01% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.49% 15.20% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 6
Median daily rate £430 £430 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £375 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £498 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-55.41% -32.72%
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
252 296 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.53% 13.25% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 188 107
Median daily rate £352 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 8
Median hourly rate £12.36 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.72 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £161.50 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -15 30 £430 - 17
Halifax - 3 - - 2
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (54.41%) Linux
3 34 (50.00%) HTML
3 34 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 33 (48.53%) Configuration Management
4 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (42.65%) Java
5 29 (42.65%) Unix
5 29 (42.65%) CSS
6 27 (39.71%) Web Design
6 27 (39.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
7 26 (38.24%) Automated Testing
8 25 (36.76%) JSON
8 25 (36.76%) Subversion
9 23 (33.82%) REST
10 22 (32.35%) RESTful
11 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
12 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
13 19 (27.94%) TCP/IP
13 19 (27.94%) DNS
13 19 (27.94%) SSL
14 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
14 18 (26.47%) Google
14 18 (26.47%) HTML5
15 17 (25.00%) Scrum
16 16 (23.53%) Mac OS X
16 16 (23.53%) Ajax
16 16 (23.53%) Web Development
16 16 (23.53%) Spring

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.12%) Confluence
2 8 (11.76%) nginx
2 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.29%) Apache
3 7 (10.29%) IIS
4 6 (8.82%) Jetty
4 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.35%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.35%) Google App Engine
2 5 (7.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) DNS
1 19 (27.94%) SSL
1 19 (27.94%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.59%) Firewall
3 13 (19.12%) Internet
4 12 (17.65%) BIG-IP
4 12 (17.65%) Extranet
4 12 (17.65%) Intranet
5 7 (10.29%) DHCP
5 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (10.29%) FTP
6 6 (8.82%) IPsec
7 2 (2.94%) SMTP
8 1 (1.47%) DMZ
8 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) Neo4j
3 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 25 (36.76%) Subversion
3 20 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 13 (19.12%) JIRA
4 13 (19.12%) JUnit
5 5 (7.35%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 5 (7.35%) Banking
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) French Language
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
3 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Administrator
5 9 (13.24%) iOS Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Digital Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Developer
7 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.35%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Linux Developer
10 3 (4.41%) MongoDB Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) HTML
2 29 (42.65%) CSS
3 25 (36.76%) JSON
4 23 (33.82%) REST
5 22 (32.35%) RESTful
6 18 (26.47%) HTML5
7 16 (23.53%) Ajax
7 16 (23.53%) CSS3
7 16 (23.53%) Spring
8 14 (20.59%) Play Framework
9 13 (19.12%) Django
9 13 (19.12%) Guice
9 13 (19.12%) Ruby on Rails
9 13 (19.12%) Spring MVC
10 12 (17.65%) Node.js
11 10 (14.71%) XML
12 9 (13.24%) Core Animation
12 9 (13.24%) Core Data
13 8 (11.76%) Mustache
13 8 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) User Experience
2 9 (13.24%) Algorithms
2 9 (13.24%) Animation
2 9 (13.24%) Cryptography
2 9 (13.24%) Data Structures
2 9 (13.24%) iPhone
3 8 (11.76%) iPad
4 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Blog
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Linux
2 29 (42.65%) Unix
3 16 (23.53%) Mac OS X
4 9 (13.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Configuration Management
2 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (39.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 27 (39.71%) Web Design
4 26 (38.24%) Automated Testing
5 21 (30.88%) Front End Development
6 17 (25.00%) Scrum
7 16 (23.53%) Web Development
8 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
8 15 (22.06%) Open Source
8 15 (22.06%) TDD
9 14 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 13 (19.12%) MVC
10 13 (19.12%) OWASP
11 10 (14.71%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (14.71%) Line Management
11 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
12 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) Java
2 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.06%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) Ruby
3 15 (22.06%) Scala
4 14 (20.59%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) Delphi
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Firmware
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Xen
3 2 (2.94%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Google
2 13 (19.12%) Cisco
2 13 (19.12%) F5
3 9 (13.24%) Apple
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) VMware