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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 110 108 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Contract jobs citing HTTP 33 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.19% 0.64% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 5.46% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 25
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£363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £455 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £22.35
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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
394 293 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.20% 11.77% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 155 168
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £242 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 23
Average hourly rate £18.43 £13.35 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.07% -44.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £22.20 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 +4 30 £400 +16.36% 21
South Yorkshire -14 1 £325 -21.68% 5
North Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (87.95%) Java
2 72 (86.75%) Linux
3 59 (71.08%) UNIX
4 58 (69.88%) HTML
5 52 (62.65%) Mac OS X
6 51 (61.45%) Web Design
6 51 (61.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 48 (57.83%) Relational Database
7 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (54.22%) REST
8 45 (54.22%) Configuration Management
9 29 (34.94%) Hibernate
9 29 (34.94%) Git (software)
9 29 (34.94%) Subversion
9 29 (34.94%) JAX-RS
10 27 (32.53%) MongoDB
11 26 (31.33%) Neo4j
12 22 (26.51%) Web Development
13 21 (25.30%) TDD
14 20 (24.10%) BDD
15 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (20.48%) WebSphere
15 17 (20.48%) SSL
15 17 (20.48%) .NET
16 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
16 16 (19.28%) DNS
17 15 (18.07%) J2EE
18 14 (16.87%) IIS
18 14 (16.87%) CSS
18 14 (16.87%) Apache

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (20.48%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.87%) IIS
2 14 (16.87%) Apache
2 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
3 13 (15.66%) Jetty
3 13 (15.66%) nginx
4 8 (9.64%) Node.js
5 2 (2.41%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.20%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Google Cloud Platform
1 13 (15.66%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (15.66%) Google App Engine
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) SSL
2 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
2 16 (19.28%) DNS
3 13 (15.66%) IPsec
3 13 (15.66%) DHCP
3 13 (15.66%) FTP
4 5 (6.02%) Firewall
5 3 (3.61%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.61%) Intranet
5 3 (3.61%) Internet
5 3 (3.61%) Extranet
5 3 (3.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.41%) DMZ
7 1 (1.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (57.83%) Relational Database
2 27 (32.53%) MongoDB
3 26 (31.33%) Neo4j
4 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.82%) Couchbase
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.82%) CouchDB
6 3 (3.61%) DB2
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Git (software)
1 29 (34.94%) Subversion
2 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.61%) Maven
4 2 (2.41%) Mockito
4 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.20%) Selenium
5 1 (1.20%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.20%) JMeter
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (72.29%) Developer
2 46 (55.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (2.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (2.41%) Architect
4 2 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (2.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (2.41%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (2.41%) Administrator
4 2 (2.41%) Designer
4 2 (2.41%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (2.41%) Web Engineer
4 2 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Release Engineer
5 1 (1.20%) Python Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.20%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (1.20%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.88%) HTML
2 45 (54.22%) REST
3 29 (34.94%) Hibernate
3 29 (34.94%) JAX-RS
4 17 (20.48%) .NET
5 15 (18.07%) J2EE
6 14 (16.87%) CSS
7 13 (15.66%) Servlets
8 8 (9.64%) Spring
8 8 (9.64%) Mustache
9 7 (8.43%) Sass
10 6 (7.23%) Web Services
10 6 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (6.02%) XML
12 4 (4.82%) Spring MVC
13 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (2.41%) Middleware
13 2 (2.41%) WSDL
13 2 (2.41%) XSD
13 2 (2.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.41%) Clustering
2 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.20%) User Experience
2 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 72 (86.75%) Linux
2 59 (71.08%) UNIX
3 52 (62.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (61.45%) Web Design
1 51 (61.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (54.22%) Configuration Management
4 22 (26.51%) Web Development
5 21 (25.30%) TDD
6 20 (24.10%) BDD
7 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.25%) Open Source
9 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.64%) Automated Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.02%) MVC
11 5 (6.02%) DevOps
12 4 (4.82%) ATDD
13 2 (2.41%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.41%) CRM
13 2 (2.41%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.41%) SOA
13 2 (2.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 73 (87.95%) Java
2 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.61%) Ruby
3 3 (3.61%) SQL
3 3 (3.61%) Python
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
4 2 (2.41%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) XPath
5 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Xen
1 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Puppet
2 7 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
2 13 (15.66%) Google
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) F5
5 2 (2.41%) Intel
5 2 (2.41%) Software AG
5 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) hybris
6 1 (1.20%) ATG
6 1 (1.20%) BEA
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago