Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 81 108
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -25
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 19 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.32% 1.55% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.29% 6.81% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 48
North East median daily rate £500 £535 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +61.88% -33.90%
10th Percentile £413 £405 £206
90th Percentile £551 £638 £535
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
North East median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £27.43 £33.00 £21.45
% change year-on-year -16.89% +53.88% -9.47%

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 193 279 850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.91% 22.81% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 225 550
North East median daily rate £338 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +3.17% -16.00%
10th Percentile £201 £196 £205
90th Percentile £506 £519 £457
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 71
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -43.75% +73.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £16.55 £31.40 £36.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 -2 16 £500 -6.54% 2
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 North East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 9 (56.25%) Docker
3 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (50.00%) Terraform
5 7 (43.75%) Slack
5 7 (43.75%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
5 7 (43.75%) Confluence
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 6 (37.50%) Node.js
6 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (37.50%) SonarQube
7 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (31.25%) Grafana
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server

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 (43.75%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) Jetty
5 1 (6.25%) Mongrel
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (43.75%) Slack
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (25.00%) Route 53
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
4 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
2 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
2 5 (31.25%) NAS
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) SonarQube
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) GitLab
5 1 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.25%) Gatling
5 1 (6.25%) Grunt
5 1 (6.25%) gulp
5 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Sublime Text
5 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (31.25%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) EJB
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) J2SE
4 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
3 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) ITSM
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Runbook
6 5 (31.25%) Software Distribution
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 2 (12.50%) Coaching
9 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
9 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 2 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) Haskell
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 8 (50.00%) Terraform
3 5 (31.25%) Grafana
3 5 (31.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (25.00%) Ansible
4 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 4 (25.00%) Packer
4 4 (25.00%) Prometheus
4 4 (25.00%) Rancher
5 2 (12.50%) Kibana
6 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
6 1 (6.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Black Duck
4 2 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) webMethods