The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 78 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Contract jobs citing HTTP 62 52 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.16% 1.81% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.42% 12.26% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 8
Median daily rate £450 £403 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +17.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +230.00%
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
402 424 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.98% 14.79% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 266 162
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 22
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.75 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +40.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £117.50 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -10 38 £443 +4.11% 10
South Yorkshire +11 17 £500 +53.84% 7
North Yorkshire +9 2 £450 +80.00%
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 66 (61.11%) Linux
2 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (45.37%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (43.52%) Java
5 41 (37.96%) Unix
6 38 (35.19%) TCP/IP
7 32 (29.63%) HTML
7 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
8 31 (28.70%) Jenkins
8 31 (28.70%) Relational Database
9 30 (27.78%) TDD
10 29 (26.85%) MongoDB
11 28 (25.93%) Puppet
11 28 (25.93%) DNS
12 27 (25.00%) DevOps
13 26 (24.07%) SSL
13 26 (24.07%) Tomcat
14 25 (23.15%) Windows
15 24 (22.22%) IIS
15 24 (22.22%) REST
16 23 (21.30%) JSON
17 22 (20.37%) WebSphere
17 22 (20.37%) nginx
17 22 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
18 21 (19.44%) Mac OS X
18 21 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (18.52%) .NET
19 20 (18.52%) XML
19 20 (18.52%) Automated Testing

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (24.07%) Tomcat
2 24 (22.22%) IIS
3 22 (20.37%) nginx
3 22 (20.37%) WebSphere
4 18 (16.67%) Jetty
5 15 (13.89%) Apache
6 12 (11.11%) Node.js
7 5 (4.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.78%) CMS
8 3 (2.78%) Confluence
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.85%) JBoss
9 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.93%) FileNet
10 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.93%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.74%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.11%) Google App Engine
3 12 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.85%) GitHub
5 2 (1.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (35.19%) TCP/IP
2 28 (25.93%) DNS
3 26 (24.07%) SSL
4 19 (17.59%) FTP
5 18 (16.67%) DHCP
5 18 (16.67%) Firewall
5 18 (16.67%) IPsec
6 10 (9.26%) Internet
7 8 (7.41%) Extranet
7 8 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (7.41%) Intranet
7 8 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (6.48%) BIG-IP
8 7 (6.48%) Network Security
9 4 (3.70%) LAN
9 4 (3.70%) WAN
10 3 (2.78%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.78%) NAS
10 3 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) Relational Database
2 29 (26.85%) MongoDB
3 18 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.11%) MySQL
5 10 (9.26%) Neo4j
6 6 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.70%) HBase
8 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.78%) Redis
10 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.93%) DB2
11 1 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.93%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (28.70%) Jenkins
2 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.74%) Travis CI
4 13 (12.04%) Subversion
5 11 (10.19%) Metasploit
6 6 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.56%) Maven
7 5 (4.63%) JUnit
7 5 (4.63%) Mockito
8 3 (2.78%) JIRA
9 2 (1.85%) gulp
9 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.93%) CasperJS
10 1 (0.93%) Concordion
10 1 (0.93%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.93%) Gradle
10 1 (0.93%) Hudson
10 1 (0.93%) JBehave
10 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 10 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Banking
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Developer
2 21 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Administrator
6 9 (8.33%) Digital Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (7.41%) Security Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.48%) SOC Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.63%) ArcSight Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Digital Transformation
10 5 (4.63%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.63%) HTML
2 24 (22.22%) REST
3 23 (21.30%) JSON
4 20 (18.52%) .NET
4 20 (18.52%) XML
5 17 (15.74%) RESTful
5 17 (15.74%) Servlets
6 16 (14.81%) J2EE
7 12 (11.11%) Core Animation
8 11 (10.19%) JAX-RS
8 11 (10.19%) LAMP
9 10 (9.26%) CSS
9 10 (9.26%) Dropwizard
9 10 (9.26%) LAPP Stack
9 10 (9.26%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 8 (7.41%) HTML5
11 8 (7.41%) Spring
12 7 (6.48%) Ajax
13 6 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (11.11%) Animation
1 12 (11.11%) Cryptography
1 12 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 12 (11.11%) iPad
1 12 (11.11%) iPhone
2 7 (6.48%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.63%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.63%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.78%) User Experience
5 2 (1.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Blog
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) DataPower
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (61.11%) Linux
2 41 (37.96%) Unix
3 25 (23.15%) Windows
4 21 (19.44%) Mac OS X
5 12 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.70%) Solaris
7 3 (2.78%) AIX
8 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.85%) SUSE
9 1 (0.93%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (45.37%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 30 (27.78%) TDD
5 27 (25.00%) DevOps
6 20 (18.52%) Automated Testing
7 18 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 18 (16.67%) Web Design
8 16 (14.81%) BDD
8 16 (14.81%) Open Source
9 13 (12.04%) Multithreading
9 13 (12.04%) Web Development
10 12 (11.11%) Code Optimisation
10 12 (11.11%) Information Management
10 12 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 12 (11.11%) Memory Management
11 11 (10.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (10.19%) Unit Testing
12 10 (9.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.52%) Java
2 20 (18.52%) Ruby
3 18 (16.67%) Python
4 15 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.19%) Perl
7 9 (8.33%) SQL
8 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.63%) Scala
9 3 (2.78%) C#
9 3 (2.78%) C++
9 3 (2.78%) XQuery
10 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.93%) Go
10 1 (0.93%) Jython
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.33%) GSEC
3 6 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) GCIA
4 5 (4.63%) GCIH
5 2 (1.85%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Degree
6 1 (0.93%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.33%) Xen
3 7 (6.48%) Firmware
4 6 (5.56%) Docker
5 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.78%) KVM
5 3 (2.78%) NFS
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.78%) SRDF
6 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (25.93%) Puppet
2 21 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (10.19%) Nessus
3 11 (10.19%) Nmap
4 7 (6.48%) QRadar
5 5 (4.63%) Cacti
5 5 (4.63%) Nagios
6 4 (3.70%) Ansible
6 4 (3.70%) Salt
7 3 (2.78%) Grafana
7 3 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (2.78%) Kibana
7 3 (2.78%) logstash
7 3 (2.78%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.74%) VMware
3 14 (12.96%) Google
4 12 (11.11%) Apple
5 10 (9.26%) Cisco
6 9 (8.33%) F5
7 7 (6.48%) ArcSight
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle
9 4 (3.70%) IBM
9 4 (3.70%) Splunk
10 3 (2.78%) DataSynapse
10 3 (2.78%) EMC
10 3 (2.78%) Intel
10 3 (2.78%) NetApp
10 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
10 3 (2.78%) Sybase
10 3 (2.78%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.93%) HP
12 1 (0.93%) Informatica