Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 37 25
Rank change year-on-year -27 -12 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.56% 0.75% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.85% 3.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Belfast median daily rate £450 - -
County Antrim median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 8.86% 20.60% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 2
Belfast median daily rate £435 £314 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.65% -8.73% +25.00%
10th Percentile £250 £78 £197
90th Percentile £571 £425 £486
County Antrim median daily rate £443 £314 £344
% change year-on-year +41.04% -8.73% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Belfast

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTTP in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) JMS
2 11 (73.33%) SOA
2 11 (73.33%) WSDL
2 11 (73.33%) TIBCO
2 11 (73.33%) Rendezvous
2 11 (73.33%) BusinessWorks
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (66.67%) B2B
3 10 (66.67%) EAI
4 7 (46.67%) TIBCO Hawk
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
6 4 (26.67%) Spring Boot
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) SSL
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Docker
7 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (13.33%) DevOps
9 1 (6.67%) .NET

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) TIBCO Developer
2 3 (20.00%) EAI Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SOA Developer
2 3 (20.00%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) JMS
2 11 (73.33%) Rendezvous
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (73.33%) WSDL
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SOA
2 10 (66.67%) B2B
2 10 (66.67%) EAI
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) TIBCO