Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 November 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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 43 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24 +29
Contract jobs citing HTTP 11 18 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.73% 2.65% 6.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.19% 13.24% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 43
Sheffield median daily rate £463 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.92% +20.00% +4.71%
10th Percentile £404 £500 £411
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £600 £500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 108 136 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.95% 20.03% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 102
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £251 £245 £304
90th Percentile £626 £638 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - £23.08 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.72% +264.37%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £23.08 £21.50
% change year-on-year -33.91% +7.33% +74.09%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Sheffield

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Sheffield

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) SSL
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 7 (63.64%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Xen
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) nginx
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
6 4 (36.36%) Ansible
6 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (36.36%) Terraform
6 4 (36.36%) Web Operations
6 4 (36.36%) Travis CI

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (45.45%) nginx
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Jetty
2 4 (36.36%) Mongrel
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
2 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SSL
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
2 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
3 2 (18.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Travis CI
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Servlets
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) SAML
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Web Operations
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
6 2 (18.18%) PLM
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Microservices
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) SFIA
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Go
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Xen
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) Ansible
2 4 (36.36%) Terraform
3 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) ForgeRock
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Sun