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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 78 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 39 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 0.49% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.08% 4.37% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 9
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£375 £513 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £338 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +23.28%
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
352 252 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.43% 11.16% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 144 98
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 23
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £24.20 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 +26 32 £375 - 16
South Yorkshire +9 6 £363 -27.50% 3
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 61 (78.21%) Java
2 55 (70.51%) Linux
3 37 (47.44%) UNIX
4 35 (44.87%) HTML
5 33 (42.31%) Relational Database
6 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (37.18%) Web Design
7 29 (37.18%) Mac OS X
7 29 (37.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (35.90%) REST
9 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
10 20 (25.64%) Neo4j
10 20 (25.64%) Configuration Management
10 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
11 19 (24.36%) JAX-RS
12 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
12 17 (21.79%) SSL
13 16 (20.51%) .NET
14 15 (19.23%) Oracle
15 14 (17.95%) TDD
15 14 (17.95%) BDD
16 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 13 (16.67%) Performance Testing
16 13 (16.67%) Subversion
17 12 (15.38%) WebSphere
18 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
18 11 (14.10%) SOAP
19 10 (12.82%) ODBC
19 10 (12.82%) User Experience
19 10 (12.82%) DevOps

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.54%) Apache
2 9 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.13%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) Jetty
3 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.28%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.85%) Google App Engine
1 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) SSL
1 17 (21.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) DHCP
3 3 (3.85%) FTP
3 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.85%) IPsec
4 2 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.56%) NAS
4 2 (2.56%) FCoE
4 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.56%) Multicast
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) WAN
4 2 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) DMZ
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.31%) Relational Database
2 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
3 20 (25.64%) Neo4j
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.41%) CouchDB
5 5 (6.41%) Couchbase
6 3 (3.85%) DB2
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.28%) HBase
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.28%) Riak
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Subversion
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) JMeter
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Developer
2 37 (47.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.26%) Tester
3 8 (10.26%) Performance Tester
4 4 (5.13%) Administrator
5 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (3.85%) Architect
5 3 (3.85%) Analyst
6 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.56%) Operations Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (2.56%) Technical Leader
6 2 (2.56%) Web Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.56%) Designer
6 2 (2.56%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (2.56%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (1.28%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.87%) HTML
2 28 (35.90%) REST
3 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
4 19 (24.36%) JAX-RS
5 16 (20.51%) .NET
6 11 (14.10%) SOAP
7 10 (12.82%) ODBC
7 10 (12.82%) Ajax
8 9 (11.54%) Web Services
9 8 (10.26%) XML
9 8 (10.26%) J2EE
10 6 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (6.41%) Spring
11 5 (6.41%) Spring MVC
12 4 (5.13%) Middleware
12 4 (5.13%) CSS
13 3 (3.85%) Servlets
14 2 (2.56%) XSLT
14 2 (2.56%) Rendezvous
15 1 (1.28%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Open Source
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) GIS
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 55 (70.51%) Linux
2 37 (47.44%) UNIX
3 29 (37.18%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.54%) Windows
5 2 (2.56%) Solaris
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) Web Design
2 29 (37.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 14 (17.95%) TDD
4 14 (17.95%) BDD
5 13 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
7 10 (12.82%) DevOps
7 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
7 10 (12.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 9 (11.54%) Web Development
8 9 (11.54%) Test Management
8 9 (11.54%) Performance Management
9 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.26%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.41%) ETL
11 5 (6.41%) MVC
11 5 (6.41%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (78.21%) Java
2 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 8 (10.26%) PHP
4 7 (8.97%) Ruby
5 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.41%) C
6 5 (6.41%) SQL
6 5 (6.41%) VB
6 5 (6.41%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) Scala
7 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
8 1 (1.28%) Erlang
8 1 (1.28%) XQuery
8 1 (1.28%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Xen
3 3 (3.85%) KVM
4 2 (2.56%) NFS
4 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.56%) SRDF
5 1 (1.28%) Varnish
5 1 (1.28%) Corosync
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) VMware
3 5 (6.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Intel
4 3 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) DataSynapse
5 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.56%) NetApp
5 2 (2.56%) EMC
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Software AG
6 1 (1.28%) BEA
6 1 (1.28%) Mercator
6 1 (1.28%) ATG
6 1 (1.28%) Actimize
6 1 (1.28%) EPiServer
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