Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2019 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)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 76 114
Rank change year-on-year +6 +38 -54
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.13% 2.04% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.88% 11.01% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 44 30
North East median daily rate £465 £592 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.39% +44.27% -18.00%
10th Percentile £413 £418 £319
90th Percentile £500 £638 £610
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.43 £33.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% -34.00% +25.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 209 227 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.32% 18.53% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 180 332
North East median daily rate £425 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -1.66% -29.42%
10th Percentile £205 £200 £221
90th Percentile £540 £563 £488
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 44
North East median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.70% -58.93% +57.57%
10th Percentile £14.77 £9.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £32.10 £42.10
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.29% -16.89% -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the North East

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in the North East

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the North East over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in the North East

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in the North East

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +4 29 £465 -21.39%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
2 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 18 (62.07%) Docker
2 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 18 (62.07%) Microservices
3 17 (58.62%) MongoDB
3 17 (58.62%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) Terraform
5 13 (44.83%) Kubernetes
5 13 (44.83%) SonarQube
5 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) SQL
5 13 (44.83%) MySQL
5 13 (44.83%) CentOS
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (41.38%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (37.93%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) HP
7 11 (37.93%) Perl
7 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (37.93%) Open Source
7 11 (37.93%) Node.js
8 10 (34.48%) Grafana
8 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
9 9 (31.03%) Public Cloud

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (24.14%) Confluence
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) iPaaS
2 7 (24.14%) Slack
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon S3
3 6 (20.69%) Route 53
3 6 (20.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (13.79%) GitHub
4 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
1 8 (27.59%) HTTPS
1 8 (27.59%) iSCSI
1 8 (27.59%) NAS
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MongoDB
2 13 (44.83%) MySQL
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 13 (44.83%) SonarQube
3 7 (24.14%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) GitLab
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
5 4 (13.79%) Gatling
5 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.79%) Grunt
5 4 (13.79%) gulp
5 4 (13.79%) IntelliJ
5 4 (13.79%) JUnit
5 4 (13.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (13.79%) Selenium
5 4 (13.79%) Sublime Text
6 3 (10.34%) JMeter
6 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Scala Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Node.js
2 8 (27.59%) Middleware
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) EJB
5 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
5 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
5 4 (13.79%) HTML5
5 4 (13.79%) J2EE
5 4 (13.79%) J2SE
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 4 (13.79%) Play Framework
5 4 (13.79%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) Servlets
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
5 4 (13.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Public Cloud
2 7 (24.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) CentOS
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
5 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Configuration Management
1 18 (62.07%) DevOps
1 18 (62.07%) Microservices
2 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Open Source
5 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) ITSM
6 8 (27.59%) OO
6 8 (27.59%) Runbook
6 8 (27.59%) Software Distribution
6 8 (27.59%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (24.14%) Migration
8 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Lean Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) Perl
5 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Groovy
6 4 (13.79%) Haskell
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby
6 4 (13.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 14 (48.28%) Terraform
3 13 (44.83%) Kubernetes
4 10 (34.48%) Grafana
5 8 (27.59%) Ansible
5 8 (27.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (20.69%) Packer
7 6 (20.69%) Prometheus
7 6 (20.69%) Rancher
8 4 (13.79%) Kibana
9 3 (10.34%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) HP
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Black Duck
4 4 (13.79%) Adobe
4 4 (13.79%) Google
4 4 (13.79%) webMethods