Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 12 August 2020 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)
London > South London
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 86 129
Rank change year-on-year +38 +43 -59
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 23 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 3.29% 1.80% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.64% 17.04% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.40% +24.37%
10th Percentile £401 £370 £413
90th Percentile £506 £463 £597
London median daily rate £525 £540 £550
% change year-on-year -2.78% -1.82% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
London median hourly rate £46.13 £50.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.75% +149.97% -44.82%

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 South London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 55 135 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 13.92% 10.56% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 96 179
Median daily rate £450 £476 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.46% -10.19% +17.78%
10th Percentile £278 £152 £300
90th Percentile £572 £663 £725
London median daily rate £460 £475 £453
% change year-on-year -3.16% +4.97% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 14
Median hourly rate £47.00 £46.00 £43.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +6.75% -13.12%
10th Percentile £37.38 £36.93 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.63 £59.38 £105.35
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% +0.41%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTTP in South London.

Daily rate trend for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in South London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTTP in South London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTTP in South London.

Hourly rate trend for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the South London region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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
Merton +6 8 £450 +21.62%
Croydon +16 4 £450 +1.81%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 4 £375 +1.35%
HTTP
London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 South London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Debian
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
4 4 (30.77%) JNCIS
4 4 (30.77%) JNCIP
4 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) YAML
4 4 (30.77%) DataPower

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Confluence
1 4 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) Multicast
4 4 (30.77%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
1 4 (30.77%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administration Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) YAML
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DataPower
1 4 (30.77%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
2 4 (30.77%) Debian
2 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) Log Aggregation
3 4 (30.77%) Network Management
3 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Server Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
1 4 (30.77%) JNCIP
1 4 (30.77%) JNCIS
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper
2 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp