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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 82 88 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 17 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.15% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.44% 5.45% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £450 £241
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +87.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £450 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £370
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 £43.50 £38.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +12.25% -18.42%  

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 180 165 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.16% 10.23% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 101 79
Median daily rate £300 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.59% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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
Leicestershire - 8 £515 - 5
Northamptonshire - 7 £300 - 4
Nottinghamshire -1 4 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Derbyshire -5 2 - - 4
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (42.86%) Docker
5 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) JSON
6 10 (35.71%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) IaaS
7 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (28.57%) OO PHP
7 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (28.57%) CoreOS
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (28.57%) Ubuntu
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) PaaS
7 8 (28.57%) Node.js
7 8 (28.57%) Kanban
7 8 (28.57%) Symfony
7 8 (28.57%) PHP
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) Python
7 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce

HTTP
Top Related 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (3.57%) iPlanet
1 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) IaaS
1 8 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
1 8 (28.57%) SSL
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
3 4 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Chief Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Chief Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) JSON
2 10 (35.71%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) Node.js
3 8 (28.57%) Symfony
4 5 (17.86%) JMS
5 4 (14.29%) Behat
5 4 (14.29%) Doctrine
5 4 (14.29%) J2EE
5 4 (14.29%) JSP
5 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) Ext JS
6 3 (10.71%) FreeMarker
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) Spring MVC
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
1 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
1 1 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) CoreOS
2 8 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) Kanban
3 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 8 (28.57%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Line Management
6 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 4 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) PHP
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) OpenView
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.57%) BEA
3 1 (3.57%) BMC
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Opsware
3 1 (3.57%) Qualys
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) VMware