Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 2019 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 45 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -21
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.75% 1.70% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 10.53% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 34
Sheffield median daily rate £525 £413 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -22.90% +7.00%
10th Percentile £438 £325 £468
90th Percentile £550 £600 £638
South Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £413 £535
% change year-on-year +27.27% -22.90% +7.00%
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 72 95 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.72% 16.18% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 72 75
Sheffield median daily rate £375 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -9.72% -
10th Percentile £150 £155 £223
90th Percentile £550 £573 £638
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £400 £430
% change year-on-year -18.75% -6.98% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Sheffield median hourly rate £16.00 - £28.14
10th Percentile £15.50 - £19.50
90th Percentile £16.50 - £37.85
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £17.33
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.78% -21.24%

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 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (92.31%) SSL
1 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
1 12 (92.31%) Python
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) Subversion
1 12 (92.31%) Ruby
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
1 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (92.31%) Salt
2 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
2 11 (84.62%) Open Source
2 11 (84.62%) AWS
2 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Deployment Automation
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Web Operations
5 4 (30.77%) Public Sector
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) DBS Check

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SSL
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
1 11 (84.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Public Sector
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) VBA Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Deployment Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Open Source
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Web Operations
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
1 12 (92.31%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
1 12 (92.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google