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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 99 73 105
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Contract jobs citing HTTP 20 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 2.15% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.30% 17.87% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 13
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£293 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £296 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £518 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -38.23%
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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
274 263 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.30% 12.04% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 149 164
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 31
Average hourly rate £12.62 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.54 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 September 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 September 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 +2 16 £275 -8.33% 17
South Yorkshire +6 3 £325 -38.09% 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (71.43%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) J2EE
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) Linux
5 12 (28.57%) Ajax
6 11 (26.19%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) REST
7 10 (23.81%) JDBC
7 10 (23.81%) JSP
8 9 (21.43%) Servlets
8 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
8 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Jetty
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Apache
9 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.05%) SOAP
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.67%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) UNIX
10 7 (16.67%) TDD
10 7 (16.67%) Finance
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.29%) Test Management
11 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
1 9 (21.43%) Jetty
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (7.14%) nginx
6 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 4 (9.52%) SSL
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 3 (7.14%) FTP
3 3 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.14%) IPsec
4 2 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.76%) PuTTY
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) SSH
4 2 (4.76%) VLAN
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.76%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) JMeter
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) .NET
3 12 (28.57%) Ajax
4 11 (26.19%) XML
4 11 (26.19%) REST
5 10 (23.81%) JDBC
5 10 (23.81%) JSP
6 9 (21.43%) Servlets
7 8 (19.05%) SOAP
8 6 (14.29%) ODBC
9 5 (11.90%) HTML
9 5 (11.90%) Spring
10 4 (9.52%) jQuery
10 4 (9.52%) Middleware
11 3 (7.14%) Web Services
11 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
12 2 (4.76%) RESTful
12 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
13 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) VLE
3 2 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) UNIX
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) TDD
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.29%) Test Management
4 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 6 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) ETL
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.52%) XQuery
5 4 (9.52%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Erlang
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Xen
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) qmail
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Hyperic
1 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.76%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.38%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) Zend
4 3 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Actimize
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £ Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago