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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 79 77 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.94% 1.36% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 10.45% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 21
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £445 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -50.00%
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
192 201 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.28% 12.99% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 120 142
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £31.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.33% +111.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £22.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.28 £36.00 £18.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 -7 9 £390 +30.00% 12
Wetherby - - - - 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (67.86%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) J2EE
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) JDBC
3 10 (35.71%) JSP
3 10 (35.71%) XML
4 9 (32.14%) Servlets
4 9 (32.14%) REST
5 8 (28.57%) Ajax
5 8 (28.57%) Jetty
6 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Ant
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) UNIX
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) VLE
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) XQuery
9 4 (14.29%) Apache
9 4 (14.29%) Tomcat

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (28.57%) Jetty
2 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.71%) nginx
6 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) FTP
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) SSH
3 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (7.14%) CouchDB
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) JMeter
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Operations
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) J2EE
2 10 (35.71%) JDBC
2 10 (35.71%) JSP
2 10 (35.71%) XML
3 9 (32.14%) Servlets
3 9 (32.14%) REST
4 8 (28.57%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) Spring
8 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.14%) ODBC
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) VLE
2 2 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) TDD
2 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) ATDD
5 2 (7.14%) User Stories
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Management
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.29%) XQuery
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Xen
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (3.57%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Actimize
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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