Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2018 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 84 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12 +27
Contract jobs citing HTTP 12 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.01% 0.24% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.69% 1.16% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £430 - £525
10th Percentile £350 - £389
90th Percentile £581 - £650
East of England median daily rate £538 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56% +27.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £23.07 £16.81 -
% change year-on-year +37.27% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 211 258 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.67% 20.72% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 127 61
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £271 £190 £228
90th Percentile £505 £495 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 51 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% -5.66% +22.31%
10th Percentile £9.73 £13.51 £32.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £49.75 £77.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% -43.96% +23.97%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 10 £400 - 11
Peterborough -5 1 - -
HTTP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
3 6 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) DRM
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
4 5 (41.67%) LAMP
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Broadband
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) RavenDB
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) gulp
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (8.33%) Mocha
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Brand Awareness
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Site Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) LAMP
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) CGI
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Django
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) ODBC
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
1 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) DRM
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) VMware