The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 58 32
Rank change year-on-year +29 -26  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.03% 0.51% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 4.08% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 5
Median daily rate £394 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £44.38 £47.50
% change year-on-year -2.53% -6.57%  

HTTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 46 49 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 13.26% 12.56% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 22
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £238 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing HTTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Cardiff

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Cardiff

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Cardiff over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 22 (78.57%) Java
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
4 16 (57.14%) Microservices
4 16 (57.14%) JSON
4 16 (57.14%) Configuration Management
5 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
5 15 (53.57%) Scrum
6 14 (50.00%) Kafka
6 14 (50.00%) JAX-RS
6 14 (50.00%) Neo4j
6 14 (50.00%) RESTful
6 14 (50.00%) Dropwizard
7 13 (46.43%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (46.43%) REST
7 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
7 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (46.43%) Go
7 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
7 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
7 13 (46.43%) Spring
7 13 (46.43%) Web Design
7 13 (46.43%) Mac OS X
7 13 (46.43%) Unix
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
8 12 (42.86%) iXBRL
9 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
10 10 (35.71%) DevOps
11 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) Jetty
2 3 (10.71%) Mongrel
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
2 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Route 53
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) IPsec
3 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) SSL
4 4 (14.29%) DSL
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
2 14 (50.00%) Neo4j
3 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Travis CI
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) JSON
2 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
3 14 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 14 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 14 (50.00%) Kafka
3 14 (50.00%) RESTful
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) REST
4 13 (46.43%) Spring
4 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
5 12 (42.86%) iXBRL
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) Servlets
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.57%) Java EE
9 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.57%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Mac OS X
2 13 (46.43%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 16 (57.14%) Microservices
3 15 (53.57%) Scrum
4 13 (46.43%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (46.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (46.43%) Web Design
5 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (35.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Information Security
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Go
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (17.86%) Ansible
2 5 (17.86%) Rundeck
2 5 (17.86%) Terraform
3 4 (14.29%) Marathon
3 4 (14.29%) Mesos
4 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (3.57%) Fluentd
5 1 (3.57%) Grafana
5 1 (3.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Splunk
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £361 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £235 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £361 per day
Posted: 6 days ago