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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 70 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 34 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.99% 0.99% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.23% 9.68% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £435 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £389 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.76%
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
239 155 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.96% 10.23% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 84 81
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £446 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £55.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 22 £400 +33.33% 14
HTTP
Yorkshire

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (81.25%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) J2EE
2 19 (39.58%) Oracle
3 16 (33.33%) UNIX
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) REST
4 15 (31.25%) Linux
4 15 (31.25%) Ajax
5 13 (27.08%) Performance Testing
5 13 (27.08%) .NET
5 13 (27.08%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 11 (22.92%) Neo4j
7 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
8 10 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (20.83%) JAX-RS
8 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.83%) Web Design
8 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
8 10 (20.83%) SOAP
8 10 (20.83%) JDBC
8 10 (20.83%) JSP
8 10 (20.83%) Mac OS X
9 9 (18.75%) Servlets
9 9 (18.75%) ODBC
9 9 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (18.75%) Oracle ODI

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 8 (16.67%) Jetty
2 8 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.33%) JBoss
5 3 (6.25%) nginx
5 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.08%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) FTP
3 3 (6.25%) IPsec
3 3 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) SSH
4 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (22.92%) Neo4j
2 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.08%) Riak
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Ant
2 5 (10.42%) JMeter
3 4 (8.33%) JUnit
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Tester
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.17%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Head of Operations
6 1 (2.08%) Head of Development
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) J2EE
2 16 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (33.33%) REST
3 15 (31.25%) Ajax
4 13 (27.08%) XML
4 13 (27.08%) .NET
5 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (20.83%) JDBC
6 10 (20.83%) JSP
6 10 (20.83%) SOAP
6 10 (20.83%) JAX-RS
7 9 (18.75%) Servlets
7 9 (18.75%) ODBC
8 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (4.17%) Spring
10 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.08%) LAMP
10 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) VLE
3 3 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) UNIX
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 10 (20.83%) Mac OS X
4 6 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Performance Testing
2 10 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 10 (20.83%) Web Design
3 9 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 8 (16.67%) Test Management
4 8 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) ETL
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) XQuery
4 4 (8.33%) Ruby
4 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.17%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Xen
3 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) BEA
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Mercator
5 1 (2.08%) ATG
5 1 (2.08%) Actimize
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