Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +38
Contract jobs citing HTTP 19 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 4.83% 3.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.11% 18.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 0
Shropshire median daily rate £523 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.97% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £463 £365
% change year-on-year +2.70% +26.71% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 90 155 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 22.90% 19.97% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 76 14
Shropshire median daily rate £440 £381 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.41% +27.08% -9.09%
10th Percentile £314 £313 £220
90th Percentile £539 £511 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £12.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.10% +20.00% -12.50%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Telford +11 17 £523 +12.97%
HTTP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (89.47%) JSON
2 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
3 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (78.95%) SSL
3 15 (78.95%) Java
3 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) SOAP
4 13 (68.42%) XML
5 12 (63.16%) Unix
5 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
6 10 (52.63%) REST
6 10 (52.63%) Scala
6 10 (52.63%) Open Source
6 10 (52.63%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) Subversion
6 10 (52.63%) Spring
7 9 (47.37%) Middleware
7 9 (47.37%) WSDL
7 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
7 9 (47.37%) DevOps
7 9 (47.37%) JSON Schema
7 9 (47.37%) Sequence Diagram
8 8 (42.11%) WSO2
8 8 (42.11%) Play Framework
8 8 (42.11%) HTML5
8 8 (42.11%) Puppet
8 8 (42.11%) Kanban
8 8 (42.11%) Selenium
8 8 (42.11%) WebLogic

HTTP
Co-occurring 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 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (31.58%) JBoss
2 6 (31.58%) Mule
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) Mule ESB
4 3 (15.79%) nginx
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
1 3 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) SSL
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 10 (52.63%) Subversion
4 8 (42.11%) Selenium
5 7 (36.84%) Maven
5 7 (36.84%) SoapUI
6 6 (31.58%) IntelliJ
6 6 (31.58%) JUnit
7 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
8 3 (15.79%) Ant
8 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
8 3 (15.79%) Gatling
8 3 (15.79%) Grunt
8 3 (15.79%) gulp
8 3 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (15.79%) Sublime Text
9 2 (10.53%) JIRA
9 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Scala Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Messaging Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Architect
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.53%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Messaging Architect
8 1 (5.26%) Scala Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior Scala Developer
8 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
8 1 (5.26%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) JSON
2 13 (68.42%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) REST
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 9 (47.37%) JSON Schema
4 9 (47.37%) Middleware
4 9 (47.37%) WSDL
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) Play Framework
6 6 (31.58%) XSD
7 4 (21.05%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Django
7 4 (21.05%) EJB
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) HPUX
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Open Source
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 9 (47.37%) Sequence Diagram
4 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
5 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (42.11%) Kanban
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 7 (36.84%) SOA
7 6 (31.58%) Coaching
7 6 (31.58%) Conceptual Models
7 6 (31.58%) Microservices
8 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (21.05%) Web Design
9 3 (15.79%) Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) High Availability
10 2 (10.53%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Scala
3 7 (36.84%) Ruby
4 6 (31.58%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Groovy
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Haskell
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (10.53%) XPath
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) Grafana
3 3 (15.79%) Kibana
4 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) WSO2
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 6 (31.58%) webMethods
4 4 (21.05%) MuleSoft
5 2 (10.53%) Adobe