Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 15 August 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +65
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.71% 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.06% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £333 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.83% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -24.00% +17.65% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 85 104 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.12% 14.73% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 79 45
Northamptonshire median daily rate £365 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% -9.33% -7.86%
10th Percentile £200 £150 £192
90th Percentile £538 £540 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £29.31 £13.86 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.47% -64.23% +181.82%
10th Percentile £11.22 £12.79 £33.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £14.93 £43.13
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +23.24% -2.07% -17.14%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Northamptonshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Northamptonshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Northampton -15 4 £333 +10.83% 1
HTTP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (100.00%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Korn
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (33.33%) JNDI
4 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Jython
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (33.33%) JDBC
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) JNDI
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Jython
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) CA Wily
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle