Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 March 2019 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 80 69
Rank change year-on-year -25 -11 -3
Contract jobs citing HTTP 9 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 1.38% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 12.68% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Glasgow median daily rate £428 £413 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.54% +38.30%
10th Percentile £373 £370 £344
90th Percentile £619 £444 £441
Scotland median daily rate £413 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 171 142 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.37% 10.91% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 85 97
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £206 £163
90th Percentile £500 £465 £451
Scotland median daily rate £409 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +21.11% -3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +15.47% +6.58%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.81% -28.89% -41.56%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Glasgow

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Glasgow

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
5 3 (33.33%) OutSystems
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
6 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Unix

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Apigee
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DataPower
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (33.33%) OutSystems
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel