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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 103 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing HTTP 34 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.37% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.14% 9.72% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 6
Average daily rate £455 £375 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £331 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -5.55%
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
372 360 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.22% 14.12% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 248 155
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.40 £14.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 16 £450 +12.50% 31
South Yorkshire -5 15 £453 +39.23% 11
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 64 (65.98%) Java
2 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (62.89%) Linux
4 42 (43.30%) Configuration Management
5 40 (41.24%) HTML
6 38 (39.18%) Unix
6 38 (39.18%) TDD
7 35 (36.08%) .NET
8 34 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (31.96%) Git (software)
10 30 (30.93%) Tomcat
10 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
11 28 (28.87%) Web Design
11 28 (28.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (27.84%) Relational Database
13 26 (26.80%) DevOps
13 26 (26.80%) Mac OS X
13 26 (26.80%) J2EE
13 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
13 26 (26.80%) BDD
14 25 (25.77%) MongoDB
14 25 (25.77%) REST
14 25 (25.77%) Jenkins
14 25 (25.77%) WebSphere
15 24 (24.74%) SSL
15 24 (24.74%) Apache
16 23 (23.71%) DNS
16 23 (23.71%) SQL
16 23 (23.71%) CSS
16 23 (23.71%) Subversion

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (30.93%) Tomcat
2 25 (25.77%) WebSphere
3 24 (24.74%) Apache
4 20 (20.62%) IIS
4 20 (20.62%) nginx
5 18 (18.56%) Jetty
5 18 (18.56%) Node.js
6 11 (11.34%) JBoss
7 9 (9.28%) WebLogic
8 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.06%) Confluence
9 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.06%) SAS
9 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (1.03%) PowerExchange
10 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.71%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (18.56%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (18.56%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (18.56%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
2 24 (24.74%) SSL
3 23 (23.71%) DNS
4 18 (18.56%) FTP
5 17 (17.53%) DHCP
5 17 (17.53%) IPsec
6 9 (9.28%) Internet
7 8 (8.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (5.15%) LDAP
8 5 (5.15%) Network Security
9 4 (4.12%) Firewall
10 2 (2.06%) Extranet
10 2 (2.06%) IMAP
10 2 (2.06%) Intranet
10 2 (2.06%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.06%) POP3
10 2 (2.06%) SMTP
10 2 (2.06%) SNMP
10 2 (2.06%) VLAN
10 2 (2.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.84%) Relational Database
2 25 (25.77%) MongoDB
3 17 (17.53%) Neo4j
4 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.15%) MySQL
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.09%) Redis
9 2 (2.06%) InfluxDB
9 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.03%) HBase
10 1 (1.03%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (31.96%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.77%) Jenkins
3 23 (23.71%) Subversion
4 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
4 14 (14.43%) Mockito
5 12 (12.37%) Maven
6 8 (8.25%) JUnit
6 8 (8.25%) Metasploit
7 7 (7.22%) Selenium
8 6 (6.19%) JMeter
9 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.06%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.06%) JIRA
10 2 (2.06%) jMock
10 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.03%) Appium
11 1 (1.03%) Log4j
11 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (53.61%) Developer
2 27 (27.84%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Digital Developer
4 15 (15.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) Senior Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (6.19%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.19%) iOS Developer
8 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Developer
9 5 (5.15%) SOC Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Administrator
10 4 (4.12%) ArcSight Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Architect
11 3 (3.09%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Consultant
11 3 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.24%) HTML
2 35 (36.08%) .NET
3 26 (26.80%) J2EE
4 25 (25.77%) REST
5 23 (23.71%) CSS
6 20 (20.62%) Servlets
7 17 (17.53%) Hibernate
7 17 (17.53%) JAX-RS
8 15 (15.46%) HTML5
8 15 (15.46%) jQuery
9 12 (12.37%) JSON
9 12 (12.37%) XML
10 10 (10.31%) RESTful
11 9 (9.28%) CSS3
12 8 (8.25%) SOAP
13 7 (7.22%) Web Services
14 6 (6.19%) Core Animation
14 6 (6.19%) XHTML
15 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
15 5 (5.15%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.19%) Animation
2 6 (6.19%) Cryptography
2 6 (6.19%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (6.19%) Data Structures
2 6 (6.19%) iPad
2 6 (6.19%) iPhone
3 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) CESG
4 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) DataPower
4 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.03%) Replication
4 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 61 (62.89%) Linux
2 38 (39.18%) Unix
3 26 (26.80%) Mac OS X
4 11 (11.34%) Windows
5 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.06%) AIX
7 2 (2.06%) Debian
8 1 (1.03%) Solaris
8 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (43.30%) Configuration Management
3 38 (39.18%) TDD
4 34 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (28.87%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (28.87%) Web Design
6 26 (26.80%) BDD
6 26 (26.80%) DevOps
7 15 (15.46%) Automated Testing
8 13 (13.40%) Open Source
8 13 (13.40%) Web Development
8 13 (13.40%) Web Operations
9 9 (9.28%) Microservices
9 9 (9.28%) OO
10 8 (8.25%) Information Security
10 8 (8.25%) Scrum
11 7 (7.22%) Information Management
11 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.19%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.98%) Java
2 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.71%) SQL
4 14 (14.43%) Python
4 14 (14.43%) Ruby
5 13 (13.40%) Perl
6 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
7 10 (10.31%) C#
7 10 (10.31%) C++
8 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.15%) FQL
9 5 (5.15%) VB
10 4 (4.12%) Scala
11 3 (3.09%) PHP
12 1 (1.03%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.03%) Go
12 1 (1.03%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.12%) GCIA
4 4 (4.12%) GSEC
5 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (16.49%) Xen
2 5 (5.15%) Docker
3 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.03%) Firmware
4 1 (1.03%) HDFS
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) Puppet
2 16 (16.49%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.25%) Nessus
3 8 (8.25%) Nmap
4 5 (5.15%) Grafana
4 5 (5.15%) Kibana
4 5 (5.15%) logstash
4 5 (5.15%) QRadar
4 5 (5.15%) Uchiwa
5 4 (4.12%) Ansible
5 4 (4.12%) Salt
6 3 (3.09%) Cacti
6 3 (3.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) VMware
2 19 (19.59%) Google
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) IBM
4 6 (6.19%) Apple
4 6 (6.19%) ATG
4 6 (6.19%) BEA
4 6 (6.19%) hybris
5 5 (5.15%) ArcSight
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.06%) F5
7 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.06%) Splunk
8 1 (1.03%) Axway
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco
8 1 (1.03%) Informatica
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) SaltStack
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