Period
to 23 July 2017

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 July 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)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 108 85
Rank change year-on-year +26 -23 -7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 26 54 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.03% 2.08% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 6.95% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 31
North East median daily rate £404 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.58% +3.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £368 £200 £263
90th Percentile £528 £457 £445
England median daily rate £495 £450 £414
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.76% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
North East median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £19.23 £41.25
% change year-on-year +69.01% -53.38% -2.94%

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 278 777 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.72% 29.87% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 466 116
North East median daily rate £350 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -3.25% +7.15%
10th Percentile £208 £205 £229
90th Percentile £504 £425 £445
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 63 28
North East median hourly rate £21.75 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.32% +73.27% +13.40%
10th Percentile £11.15 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.70 £36.40 £31.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +21.95% +10.93%

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 July 2017.

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 July 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
Tyne and Wear +35 25 £404 +30.58% 1
Durham -9 1 £450 +28.57%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 North East region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 23 (88.46%) Open Source
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
3 21 (80.77%) JSON
3 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (80.77%) Test Automation
3 21 (80.77%) Scala
3 21 (80.77%) HTML5
3 21 (80.77%) REST
4 20 (76.92%) CSS3
4 20 (76.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 20 (76.92%) Play Framework
4 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 20 (76.92%) Web Design
4 20 (76.92%) Ajax
4 20 (76.92%) Google
4 20 (76.92%) Subversion
5 19 (73.08%) Spring
5 19 (73.08%) Ruby
5 19 (73.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (73.08%) Django
5 19 (73.08%) Guice
6 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
6 18 (69.23%) Java
7 17 (65.38%) JUnit
7 17 (65.38%) Python
8 16 (61.54%) Linux
8 16 (61.54%) JIRA
8 16 (61.54%) OWASP

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 16 (61.54%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 20 (76.92%) Subversion
2 18 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 17 (65.38%) JUnit
4 16 (61.54%) JIRA
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
6 2 (7.69%) MSI
7 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
7 1 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (34.62%) Scala Developer
4 3 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) HTML5
2 21 (80.77%) JSON
2 21 (80.77%) REST
3 20 (76.92%) Ajax
3 20 (76.92%) CSS3
3 20 (76.92%) Play Framework
4 19 (73.08%) Django
4 19 (73.08%) Guice
4 19 (73.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (73.08%) Spring
5 12 (46.15%) RESTful
6 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
7 5 (19.23%) Akka
8 4 (15.38%) spray
9 2 (7.69%) XML
10 1 (3.85%) .NET
10 1 (3.85%) Servlets
10 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Open Source
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (80.77%) Test Automation
4 20 (76.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 20 (76.92%) Web Design
5 16 (61.54%) OWASP
6 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
7 11 (42.31%) MVC
7 11 (42.31%) Scrum
8 8 (30.77%) Web Development
9 7 (26.92%) Front End Development
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (23.08%) Line Management
10 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 5 (19.23%) Service Design
12 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
12 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
12 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
12 2 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Scala
2 19 (73.08%) Ruby
3 18 (69.23%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) Python
5 14 (53.85%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) REXX
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Tcl
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Capita
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) VMware