Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 November 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)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.56% 8.62% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 32.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Salford median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £375 £404 £374
90th Percentile £425 £571 £431
Manchester median daily rate £436 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.65% - +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - - £33.64

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 Salford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 35 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 27.34% 26.72% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 9
Salford median daily rate £425 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +18.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £253 £375 £323
90th Percentile £548 £570 £410
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Salford median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% - -
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
% change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Salford

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Salford region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA