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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 77 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.97% 1.35% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.89% 11.05% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 13
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£275 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -38.23%
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
180 181 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.96% 12.25% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 102 117
Average daily rate £325 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.27% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £13.90 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.28 £110.00 £18.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -6 9 £390 +30.00% 10
Wetherby - - - - 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (65.63%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 13 (40.63%) Oracle
4 11 (34.38%) Ajax
5 10 (31.25%) JDBC
5 10 (31.25%) JSP
5 10 (31.25%) XML
6 9 (28.13%) Servlets
6 9 (28.13%) REST
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Jetty
8 6 (18.75%) Ant
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) SOAP
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 5 (15.63%) User Experience
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (15.63%) ODBC
9 5 (15.63%) UNIX
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) Apache
9 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
9 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
9 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (25.00%) Jetty
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (15.63%) Apache
3 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.38%) nginx
5 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Google App Engine
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 3 (9.38%) FTP
3 3 (9.38%) IPsec
4 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) PuTTY
5 1 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.13%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) J2EE
2 11 (34.38%) Ajax
3 10 (31.25%) JDBC
3 10 (31.25%) JSP
3 10 (31.25%) XML
4 9 (28.13%) Servlets
4 9 (28.13%) REST
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (18.75%) SOAP
7 5 (15.63%) ODBC
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (9.38%) Web Services
10 2 (6.25%) Spring
11 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
11 1 (3.13%) XSD
11 1 (3.13%) XSL
11 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) VLE
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Debian
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
2 5 (15.63%) TDD
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
2 5 (15.63%) Test Management
2 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
2 5 (15.63%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) XQuery
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Xen
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
2 1 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Google
3 3 (9.38%) Zend
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Actimize
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £470 - £475 per day
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