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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 84 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 43 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.61% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.91% 13.95% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 9
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£348 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.69% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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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
361 258 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.09% 11.52% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 146 112
Average daily rate £325 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 26
Average hourly rate £14.87 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.93% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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 30 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 30 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 +11 37 £388 +29.16% 24
South Yorkshire -1 3 £325 -38.09%
North Yorkshire -16 1 £320 +6.66% 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 54 (85.71%) Java
2 28 (44.44%) Linux
3 22 (34.92%) UNIX
3 22 (34.92%) REST
4 21 (33.33%) Oracle
5 20 (31.75%) J2EE
5 20 (31.75%) HTML
6 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
7 18 (28.57%) .NET
7 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 16 (25.40%) Ajax
8 16 (25.40%) MongoDB
9 15 (23.81%) Neo4j
9 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (22.22%) Web Design
10 14 (22.22%) XML
10 14 (22.22%) Mac OS X
10 14 (22.22%) JAX-RS
10 14 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (20.63%) Performance Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Apache
12 12 (19.05%) SOAP
13 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
13 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
13 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
14 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
14 10 (15.87%) User Experience
14 10 (15.87%) Statistical Analysis
14 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (19.05%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
3 10 (15.87%) Jetty
4 7 (11.11%) JBoss
5 6 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (6.35%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (6.35%) nginx
7 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.59%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.59%) Node.js
8 1 (1.59%) CMS
8 1 (1.59%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.59%) IIS
8 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) DHCP
2 5 (7.94%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.35%) SSL
4 3 (4.76%) IPsec
4 3 (4.76%) FTP
5 2 (3.17%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) LDAP
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) SSH
5 2 (3.17%) PuTTY
5 2 (3.17%) VLAN
5 2 (3.17%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
2 16 (25.40%) MongoDB
3 15 (23.81%) Neo4j
4 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
5 9 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.35%) MySQL
7 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.76%) CouchDB
8 3 (4.76%) Couchbase
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.59%) Redis
10 1 (1.59%) Riak
10 1 (1.59%) DB2
10 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Ant
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) JUnit
3 4 (6.35%) JMeter
3 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Selenium
4 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.17%) Hudson
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 27 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Performance Tester
3 8 (12.70%) Tester
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) REST
2 20 (31.75%) J2EE
2 20 (31.75%) HTML
3 18 (28.57%) .NET
3 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 16 (25.40%) Ajax
5 14 (22.22%) XML
5 14 (22.22%) JAX-RS
6 12 (19.05%) SOAP
7 10 (15.87%) JDBC
7 10 (15.87%) JSP
7 10 (15.87%) ODBC
8 9 (14.29%) Servlets
9 6 (9.52%) Spring
10 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 4 (6.35%) Middleware
10 4 (6.35%) jQuery
11 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (3.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) VLE
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Linux
2 22 (34.92%) UNIX
3 14 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 8 (12.70%) Windows
5 3 (4.76%) Debian
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Web Design
2 14 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (20.63%) Performance Testing
4 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
4 10 (15.87%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
5 9 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 9 (14.29%) Test Management
6 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.52%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) DevOps
7 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.94%) TDD
8 5 (7.94%) ETL
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) MVC
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.94%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) XQuery
6 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 2 (3.17%) C#
8 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) Erlang
8 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) VB6
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) COBIT
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) Xen
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) qmail
5 1 (1.59%) Varnish
5 1 (1.59%) KVM
5 1 (1.59%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.76%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (3.17%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) Google
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.59%) Percona
6 1 (1.59%) Actimize
6 1 (1.59%) ATG
6 1 (1.59%) Mercator
6 1 (1.59%) BEA
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