The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 94 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.85% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.28% 15.71% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 9
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£325 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £293 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £389 £368
% change year-on-year
-2.31% +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%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 261 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.70% 11.75% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 148 127
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 30
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.26 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Yorkshire region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Yorkshire region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +4 23 £320 +6.66% 19
South Yorkshire 0 3 £325 -38.09% 1
North Yorkshire -21 1 £320 +6.66% 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (79.59%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) Oracle
3 20 (40.82%) J2EE
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
5 16 (32.65%) Ajax
6 14 (28.57%) XML
6 14 (28.57%) Linux
6 14 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 12 (24.49%) Apache
7 12 (24.49%) SOAP
8 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
8 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
8 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
9 10 (20.41%) User Experience
9 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
9 10 (20.41%) Jetty
9 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.41%) ODBC
9 10 (20.41%) JDBC
9 10 (20.41%) JSP
9 10 (20.41%) Statistical Analysis
10 9 (18.37%) Servlets
10 9 (18.37%) UNIX
10 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
10 9 (18.37%) SQL
10 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (18.37%) Test Management
10 9 (18.37%) Performance Management
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle BI EE

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
2 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.41%) Jetty
4 7 (14.29%) JBoss
5 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (8.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (8.16%) nginx
7 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (2.04%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (2.04%) Node.js
8 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.04%) IIS
8 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.04%) CMS
8 1 (2.04%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.12%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 4 (8.16%) HTTPS
3 4 (8.16%) SSL
4 3 (6.12%) FTP
4 3 (6.12%) IPsec
5 2 (4.08%) SSH
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) LDAP
5 2 (4.08%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) PuTTY
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle ODI
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) MySQL
5 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.12%) Couchbase
6 3 (6.12%) CouchDB
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.04%) Redis
8 1 (2.04%) Riak
8 1 (2.04%) DB2
8 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Ant
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Subversion
2 5 (10.20%) JMeter
3 4 (8.16%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.08%) Hudson
5 2 (4.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Performance Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) J2EE
2 18 (36.73%) .NET
3 16 (32.65%) Ajax
4 14 (28.57%) XML
5 12 (24.49%) SOAP
6 10 (20.41%) ODBC
6 10 (20.41%) JDBC
6 10 (20.41%) JSP
7 9 (18.37%) Servlets
8 8 (16.33%) REST
9 7 (14.29%) HTML
10 6 (12.24%) Spring
11 4 (8.16%) Middleware
11 4 (8.16%) Web Services
11 4 (8.16%) jQuery
12 3 (6.12%) Spring MVC
12 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (4.08%) RESTful
14 1 (2.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) VLE
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) GIS
4 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) UNIX
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Debian
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
2 10 (20.41%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (18.37%) Test Management
3 9 (18.37%) Performance Management
4 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.24%) DevOps
7 5 (10.20%) ETL
7 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) ATDD
9 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby
6 4 (8.16%) XQuery
6 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) C
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.08%) Erlang
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) COBIT
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Xen
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.08%) qmail
5 1 (2.04%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) Corosync
5 1 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.12%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (4.08%) Hyperic
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.12%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.04%) Percona
6 1 (2.04%) BEA
6 1 (2.04%) ATG
6 1 (2.04%) Actimize
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