Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 93 132
Rank change year-on-year -40 +39 -20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 11 61 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% 1.86% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 15.17% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 8
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £445 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +3.79% -4.72%
England median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £21.45 £37.50
% change year-on-year +53.88% -42.81% -13.29%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 449 402 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.22% 12.26% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 258 193
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £152 £140 £170
90th Percentile £500 £538 £480
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £39.00 £38.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

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 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire -40 4 £475 +5.56% 2
Northamptonshire +12 3 - -
Leicestershire -8 1 £500 -
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) JBoss
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) Ansible
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Jython
6 3 (27.27%) Ant
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Unix

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 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) OpenShift
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) Route 53
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
3 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) git-flow
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) WebOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (18.18%) mod_proxy
2 2 (18.18%) Sensu
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Akka
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (9.09%) Mason
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Web Operations
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) API Design
6 1 (9.09%) Case Management
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Jython
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Salt
3 2 (18.18%) collectd
3 2 (18.18%) Kibana
3 2 (18.18%) logstash
3 2 (18.18%) StatsD
3 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 1 (9.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Rackspace
2 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP