Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 141 151
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -40
Contract jobs citing HTTP 12 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 3.51% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 27
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -17.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £399 £304 £373
90th Percentile £512 £463 £579
South East median daily rate £475 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +26.67% -9.09% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £20.83 £33.75
% change year-on-year +106.43% -38.28% -23.30%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 846 883 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.78% 22.65% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 549 540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £263
90th Percentile £500 £501 £491
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.74
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Hampshire

HTTP
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

HTTP
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

HTTP
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 6 months to 23 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
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Hook +6 2 - -
Eastleigh -2 1 £500 +53.85%
Farnborough - 1 £400 -
HTTP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat

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 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) HBase
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) Sensu
3 2 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (16.67%) Kafka
3 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) STL
3 2 (16.67%) WebSockets
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) DRM
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (16.67%) ATDD
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) KVM
2 3 (25.00%) Xen
3 2 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Grafana
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (25.00%) logstash
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) SaltStack
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) IBM