The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 86 91
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 15 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.98% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.29% 4.86% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.57% +3.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £403 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £468 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +21.30% +7.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -27.98% -53.71%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 181 185 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.79% 12.00% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 316 312
Median daily rate £340 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £663 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 29
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -51.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £20.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -8 6 £540 -
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £500 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) REST
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) Python
5 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (34.38%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) SSL
6 10 (31.25%) Scrum
7 9 (28.13%) DNS
7 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
7 9 (28.13%) Docker
8 8 (25.00%) CoreOS
8 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (25.00%) SOA
8 8 (25.00%) Kanban
8 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 8 (25.00%) Ubuntu
8 8 (25.00%) PaaS
8 8 (25.00%) Node.js
8 8 (25.00%) IaaS
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) QA
9 7 (21.88%) SOAP
9 7 (21.88%) SAP
9 7 (21.88%) HTML

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) WildFly
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP WM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) IaaS
1 8 (25.00%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Route 53
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) SSL
3 9 (28.13%) DNS
4 7 (21.88%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Bower
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.13%) Protractor
4 1 (3.13%) Sublime Text
4 1 (3.13%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) ABAP Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) SAP Developer
3 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Build Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Release Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) REST
2 11 (34.38%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) JSON
3 8 (25.00%) Node.js
4 7 (21.88%) HTML
4 7 (21.88%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) EDI
5 6 (18.75%) IDoc
5 6 (18.75%) SAP ALE
5 6 (18.75%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (15.63%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 3 (9.38%) Ext JS
8 3 (9.38%) FreeMarker
8 3 (9.38%) J2EE
8 3 (9.38%) JSP
8 3 (9.38%) Spring
8 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) CoreOS
2 8 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (31.25%) Scrum
2 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) Kanban
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.75%) OO
5 6 (18.75%) Workflow
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) ABAP
4 6 (18.75%) SAPscript
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) ActionScript
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) C#
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Analytics IQ
3 1 (3.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) WAI
2 1 (3.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Salt
4 1 (3.13%) collectd
4 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.13%) Kibana
4 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.13%) logstash
4 1 (3.13%) Mesos
4 1 (3.13%) StatsD
4 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) SaltStack