Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 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)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 98 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 +6
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.28% 1.81% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.37% 12.53% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 61
Leeds median daily rate £535 £430 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.42% -2.27% +12.82%
10th Percentile £475 £378 £350
90th Percentile £638 £544 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +25.88% -3.41% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 255 375 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.27% 14.43% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 224 289
Leeds median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +7.00% +11.52%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 10
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -36.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £31.70 £21.93 £53.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Leeds

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Leeds

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Leeds

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 25 (86.21%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Configuration Management
2 23 (79.31%) Git (software)
3 22 (75.86%) Python
3 22 (75.86%) Jenkins
4 21 (72.41%) Confluence
4 21 (72.41%) DevOps
4 21 (72.41%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (72.41%) JIRA
5 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
5 17 (58.62%) Docker
5 17 (58.62%) Mentoring
6 16 (55.17%) Coaching
6 16 (55.17%) Microservices
6 16 (55.17%) SonarQube
6 16 (55.17%) Puppet
6 16 (55.17%) Static Code Analysis
6 16 (55.17%) Load Balancing
6 16 (55.17%) nginx
6 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (55.17%) Clustering
6 16 (55.17%) Slack
7 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
7 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
7 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
10 8 (27.59%) Xen

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 21 (72.41%) Confluence
2 16 (55.17%) nginx
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Slack
2 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (13.79%) Heroku
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) Git (software)
2 22 (75.86%) Jenkins
3 21 (72.41%) JIRA
4 16 (55.17%) SonarQube
5 6 (20.69%) Subversion
6 5 (17.24%) JUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (41.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (17.24%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Scala Developer
8 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Nagios Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) CSS3
2 5 (17.24%) Django
2 5 (17.24%) Guice
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) HTML5
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) Play Framework
2 5 (17.24%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (17.24%) Spring
3 4 (13.79%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.79%) CentOS
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Configuration Management
2 21 (72.41%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (72.41%) DevOps
3 17 (58.62%) Mentoring
4 16 (55.17%) Coaching
4 16 (55.17%) Load Balancing
4 16 (55.17%) Microservices
4 16 (55.17%) Static Code Analysis
5 14 (48.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
8 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
9 6 (20.69%) User Stories
10 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 5 (17.24%) OWASP
10 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (17.24%) Web Design
11 4 (13.79%) MVC
11 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
3 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
4 7 (24.14%) Perl
5 6 (20.69%) C#
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) Ruby
6 5 (17.24%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (24.14%) Terraform
4 6 (20.69%) Ansible
5 4 (13.79%) Graphite
5 4 (13.79%) Nagios
5 4 (13.79%) Opsview
6 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
6 3 (10.34%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle