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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 72 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Contract jobs citing HTTP 52 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 0.57% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.00% 5.02% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 9
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£390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -5.06%
HTTP
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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
400 259 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.07% 11.42% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 149 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +32 47 £383 +27.50% 20
South Yorkshire +4 3 £400 -20.00% 2
North Yorkshire -9 1 £320 -8.57% 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (77.78%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Linux
3 32 (44.44%) UNIX
4 30 (41.67%) HTML
5 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (33.33%) Web Design
7 24 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 24 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (31.94%) REST
9 22 (30.56%) Hibernate
10 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
11 20 (27.78%) Neo4j
12 19 (26.39%) JAX-RS
12 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
12 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
13 18 (25.00%) SSL
14 16 (22.22%) Oracle
15 14 (19.44%) .NET
16 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
17 12 (16.67%) WebSphere
17 12 (16.67%) Apache
18 11 (15.28%) SOAP
18 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
19 10 (13.89%) DevOps
19 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
19 10 (13.89%) User Experience
19 10 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
19 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
19 10 (13.89%) ODBC

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 12 (16.67%) Apache
2 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) nginx
3 4 (5.56%) Jetty
4 3 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.39%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 3 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
2 18 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (6.94%) DHCP
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.17%) IPsec
5 3 (4.17%) FTP
6 2 (2.78%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) LAN
6 2 (2.78%) WAN
6 2 (2.78%) Firewall
6 2 (2.78%) SSH
6 2 (2.78%) PuTTY
6 2 (2.78%) Multicast
6 2 (2.78%) FCoE
6 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.78%) NAS
6 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
3 20 (27.78%) Neo4j
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
5 9 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
7 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.17%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.78%) DB2
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.39%) Big Data
9 1 (1.39%) Redis
9 1 (1.39%) Riak
9 1 (1.39%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Subversion
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) JUnit
2 4 (5.56%) JMeter
2 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
1 32 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 8 (11.11%) Performance Tester
2 8 (11.11%) Tester
3 5 (6.94%) Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) Architect
5 2 (2.78%) Test Analyst
5 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
5 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
5 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
5 2 (2.78%) Operations Manager
5 2 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) Technical Leader
5 2 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (2.78%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (2.78%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) HTML
2 23 (31.94%) REST
3 22 (30.56%) Hibernate
4 19 (26.39%) JAX-RS
5 14 (19.44%) .NET
6 11 (15.28%) SOAP
7 10 (13.89%) ODBC
7 10 (13.89%) Ajax
8 9 (12.50%) XML
8 9 (12.50%) J2EE
9 7 (9.72%) Web Services
10 5 (6.94%) Spring
11 3 (4.17%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (4.17%) Middleware
11 3 (4.17%) Servlets
12 2 (2.78%) Rendezvous
12 2 (2.78%) CSS
12 2 (2.78%) XSLT
13 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) User Experience
2 6 (8.33%) Open Source
3 3 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (1.39%) RIA
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 50 (69.44%) Linux
2 32 (44.44%) UNIX
3 24 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 9 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (4.17%) Debian
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Solaris
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) Web Design
2 24 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (26.39%) Configuration Management
4 13 (18.06%) Performance Testing
5 10 (13.89%) DevOps
5 10 (13.89%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 10 (13.89%) ITIL
6 9 (12.50%) TDD
6 9 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 9 (12.50%) Test Management
6 9 (12.50%) BDD
7 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.33%) Service Management
8 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.94%) Web Development
9 5 (6.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) Java
2 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 7 (9.72%) PHP
4 6 (8.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) Ruby
5 5 (6.94%) Scala
5 5 (6.94%) C
5 5 (6.94%) VB
6 4 (5.56%) Python
6 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) Erlang
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) COBIT
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.94%) Xen
3 3 (4.17%) KVM
4 2 (2.78%) NFS
4 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) SRDF
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.39%) Varnish
5 1 (1.39%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.17%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (2.78%) Hyperic
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (6.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.78%) NetApp
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (2.78%) Intel
5 2 (2.78%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.39%) Percona
6 1 (1.39%) Actimize
6 1 (1.39%) ATG
6 1 (1.39%) Mercator
6 1 (1.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) BEA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Annapurna
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago