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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 112 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 7.09% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 16
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£422 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.48 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.66% +172.22%
HTTP
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
413 282 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.85% 12.03% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 152 153
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.25 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.03% -59.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.60 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -12 25 £428 +25.73% 28
North Yorkshire - 3 £334 - 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 77 (85.56%) Linux
2 76 (84.44%) Java
3 64 (71.11%) HTML
4 62 (68.89%) UNIX
5 55 (61.11%) Mac OS X
6 54 (60.00%) Web Design
6 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 54 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 50 (55.56%) REST
8 47 (52.22%) Configuration Management
9 35 (38.89%) Subversion
10 34 (37.78%) Git (software)
10 34 (37.78%) JAX-RS
11 33 (36.67%) MongoDB
12 31 (34.44%) Neo4j
13 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
14 27 (30.00%) Web Development
15 26 (28.89%) TDD
16 25 (27.78%) BDD
17 19 (21.11%) WebSphere
17 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
17 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
18 18 (20.00%) J2EE
19 17 (18.89%) SSL
20 16 (17.78%) DNS
20 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
20 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
20 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (17.78%) VMware

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
1 19 (21.11%) WebSphere
2 15 (16.67%) Apache
3 14 (15.56%) nginx
3 14 (15.56%) IIS
4 13 (14.44%) Jetty
5 8 (8.89%) Node.js
6 4 (4.44%) JBoss
6 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.11%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.11%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.44%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (14.44%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (14.44%) Google App Engine
2 13 (14.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.11%) TCP/IP
2 17 (18.89%) SSL
3 16 (17.78%) DNS
4 13 (14.44%) DHCP
4 13 (14.44%) FTP
4 13 (14.44%) IPsec
5 4 (4.44%) Firewall
5 4 (4.44%) Internet
6 3 (3.33%) Extranet
6 3 (3.33%) Intranet
6 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.11%) DMZ
7 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 33 (36.67%) MongoDB
3 31 (34.44%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.33%) Couchbase
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.33%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) Subversion
2 34 (37.78%) Git (software)
3 15 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.00%) Maven
5 8 (8.89%) Mockito
5 8 (8.89%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.44%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) JMeter
6 4 (4.44%) JUnit
7 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.11%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (74.44%) Developer
2 49 (54.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (2.22%) Administrator
5 2 (2.22%) Senior Developer
5 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (2.22%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (2.22%) Web Engineer
6 1 (1.11%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (1.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.11%) Linux Developer
6 1 (1.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.11%) Release Engineer
6 1 (1.11%) Designer
6 1 (1.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.11%) Programmer
6 1 (1.11%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (1.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.11%) HTML
2 50 (55.56%) REST
3 34 (37.78%) JAX-RS
4 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
5 18 (20.00%) J2EE
6 15 (16.67%) .NET
7 13 (14.44%) Servlets
8 12 (13.33%) CSS
9 7 (7.78%) Mustache
9 7 (7.78%) Spring
10 6 (6.67%) Sass
10 6 (6.67%) Web Services
10 6 (6.67%) XML
11 4 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (3.33%) Spring MVC
13 2 (2.22%) HTML5
14 1 (1.11%) Backbone.js
14 1 (1.11%) hapi
14 1 (1.11%) WCF
14 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.11%) Clustering
1 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (1.11%) User Experience
1 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 77 (85.56%) Linux
2 62 (68.89%) UNIX
3 55 (61.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) Web Design
1 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 47 (52.22%) Configuration Management
3 27 (30.00%) Web Development
4 26 (28.89%) TDD
5 25 (27.78%) BDD
6 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.22%) Open Source
8 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.89%) Automated Testing
9 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.56%) DevOps
10 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.44%) MVC
12 3 (3.33%) CRM
12 3 (3.33%) ATDD
13 2 (2.22%) Load Balancing
14 1 (1.11%) Problem Management
14 1 (1.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (84.44%) Java
2 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) SQL
3 6 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) Ruby
4 2 (2.22%) C++
4 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.11%) C#
5 1 (1.11%) Perl
5 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.56%) Xen
3 2 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (1.11%) Varnish
4 1 (1.11%) QEMU
4 1 (1.11%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Puppet
2 9 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) VMware
2 13 (14.44%) Google
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (4.44%) ATG
4 4 (4.44%) BEA
4 4 (4.44%) hybris
5 3 (3.33%) F5
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Intel
6 1 (1.11%) Software AG
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.11%) Percona
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