The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP 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
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 23 58 28
Rank change year-on-year +35 -30  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.63% 2.06% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 26.47% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +12.25% -18.42%  

HTTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 34 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 20.99% 7.80% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 23
Median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £257 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing HTTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Shropshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Shropshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Shropshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Shropshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Shropshire 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
Telford +38 9 £500 - 2
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) Scala
4 13 (52.00%) Open Source
5 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (48.00%) C#
5 12 (48.00%) SSL
5 12 (48.00%) Python
5 12 (48.00%) JSON
6 10 (40.00%) Google
6 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Ruby
6 10 (40.00%) DevOps
7 9 (36.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
7 9 (36.00%) Selenium
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (36.00%) IntelliJ
7 9 (36.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) SIEM
9 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (28.00%) Play Framework
9 7 (28.00%) LAN

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (24.00%) nginx
1 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) GitHub
1 6 (24.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (48.00%) SSL
3 9 (36.00%) DNS
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) IntelliJ
3 9 (36.00%) Selenium
4 7 (28.00%) JUnit
4 7 (28.00%) Subversion
5 6 (24.00%) Ant
5 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (24.00%) Gatling
5 6 (24.00%) Grunt
5 6 (24.00%) gulp
5 6 (24.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (24.00%) Sublime Text
6 4 (16.00%) JIRA
7 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Scala Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SOA Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Messaging Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) JSON
2 9 (36.00%) REST
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) Play Framework
3 7 (28.00%) Spring
4 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (24.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) Node.js
4 6 (24.00%) Servlets
4 6 (24.00%) SOAP
4 6 (24.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
5 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) Django
5 4 (16.00%) Guice
5 4 (16.00%) RESTful
5 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (52.00%) Open Source
3 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (40.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (28.00%) SIEM
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.00%) Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) Conceptual Models
8 3 (12.00%) Kanban
8 3 (12.00%) Microservices
8 3 (12.00%) OWASP
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
1 13 (52.00%) Scala
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) Python
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby
4 6 (24.00%) Groovy
4 6 (24.00%) Haskell
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Grafana
1 6 (24.00%) Kibana
2 5 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 3 (12.00%) webMethods
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) WSO2