The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 June 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 96 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.91% 1.16% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 5.20% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 5
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £358 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +19.92% +6.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.65% -53.71%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 392 442 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.32% 22.24% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 278 237
Median daily rate £408 £375 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.66% -5.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 35
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.98 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Southampton +5 2 £530 +38.56%
Eastleigh +2 2 £500 +53.84%
Basingstoke -7 2 £600 -14.52%
Winchester +4 1 £475 +5.55%
HTTP
South East

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

1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
1 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (47.06%) CentOS
3 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 16 (47.06%) DevOps
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) DNS
4 15 (44.12%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) SSL
5 14 (41.18%) LAN
5 14 (41.18%) WAN
5 14 (41.18%) Perl
5 14 (41.18%) PHP
5 14 (41.18%) Python
5 14 (41.18%) Docker
6 13 (38.24%) SaltStack
6 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
6 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (38.24%) MySQL
7 12 (35.29%) HTTPS
7 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (35.29%) Puppet
8 11 (32.35%) Splunk
8 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
8 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 15 (44.12%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) LAN
3 14 (41.18%) SSL
3 14 (41.18%) WAN
4 12 (35.29%) HTTPS
5 5 (14.71%) VPN
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) DVB
7 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.82%) NAS
7 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.94%) FTP
9 1 (2.94%) LDAP
9 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 11 (32.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Artifactory
3 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.76%) Checkstyle
3 4 (11.76%) FindBugs
3 4 (11.76%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Middleware Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Elastic Stack
1 11 (32.35%) Sensu
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) REST
3 5 (14.71%) Middleware
4 4 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) Node.js
4 4 (11.76%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) JSF
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Video on Demand
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 4 (11.76%) Digital TV
3 4 (11.76%) MPEG
3 4 (11.76%) STB
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
6 1 (2.94%) DataPower
6 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) CentOS
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (47.06%) DevOps
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) DRM
4 11 (32.35%) Open Source
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Information Security
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 5 (14.71%) SOA
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.82%) Database Security
10 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (8.82%) ITIL
10 3 (8.82%) Release Management
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories
11 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Perl
2 14 (41.18%) PHP
2 14 (41.18%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) C
4 5 (14.71%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Jython
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) CCSA
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) SANS
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (41.18%) Docker
3 11 (32.35%) KVM
3 11 (32.35%) Xen
4 4 (11.76%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (35.29%) Puppet
2 11 (32.35%) Ansible
2 11 (32.35%) Grafana
2 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
2 11 (32.35%) logstash
3 1 (2.94%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.94%) Nessus
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Oracle
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) SaltStack
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 11 (32.35%) Splunk
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) Dell
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Juniper
5 2 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.94%) Qualys
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire