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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 49 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 3 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.57% 1.93% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 14.67% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
Median daily rate - £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.85%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 75 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.18% 13.18% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 56
Median daily rate £338 £288 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -76.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Glasgow

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) REST
3 7 (63.64%) Microservices
4 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) XQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) JMS
4 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) XPath
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (36.36%) High Availability
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
8 2 (18.18%) JSON
8 2 (18.18%) Groovy
8 2 (18.18%) Android
8 2 (18.18%) Android Development
8 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
8 2 (18.18%) Spring
9 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
9 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line

HTTP
Top Related 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) DVB
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) JMS
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) OC4J
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) DataPower
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Microservices
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Android Development
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) XPath
2 6 (54.55%) XQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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