Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 90 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 9 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.52% 0.32% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 2.92% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
Glasgow median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £373 £378 £268
90th Percentile £619 £435 £431
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £346
% change year-on-year +9.38% +15.61% -18.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 166 137 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.63% 10.82% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 67 104
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £132 £133 £200
90th Percentile £500 £550 £442
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £16.75 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -63.98% +276.52%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.73 £42.35
90th Percentile £41.13 £20.75 £49.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +16.28% +26.47%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) OutSystems
4 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection

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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Apigee
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) HBase
2 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Technical 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
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) OAuth
5 1 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
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%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Ambari
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (11.11%) Oozie
2 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (33.33%) OutSystems
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter