The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for IBM HTTP Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM HTTP Server over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM HTTP Server (IHS)
England / North West
Rank 126 148 147
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Contract jobs citing IBM HTTP Server 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 1.48% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £393 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.64% +11.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £411 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £425 £376
% change year-on-year -30.35% +12.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.25

IBM HTTP Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 404 677 589
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.53% 17.64% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 371 287
Median daily rate £360 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 31
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.74% -12.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.70 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

IBM HTTP Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing IBM HTTP Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM HTTP Server in the North West

IBM HTTP Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM HTTP Server in the North West

IBM HTTP Server
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM HTTP Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 3 £393 -
Manchester - 2 - -
IBM HTTP Server
England

IBM HTTP Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM HTTP Server 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 West region with a requirement for IBM HTTP Server.

1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) HTTP
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 6 (42.86%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) Clustering
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
5 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) JDBC
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) DB2
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Jython
7 2 (14.29%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus

IBM HTTP Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
3 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Server Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
1 6 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) JDBC
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) AIX
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Jython
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Chordiant