Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 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)
London > South London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 134 105
Rank change year-on-year +50 -29 -47
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 1.26% 0.42% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 5.16% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
South London median daily rate £446 £488 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.51% +17.12% +11.00%
10th Percentile £370 £413 £338
90th Percentile £541 £530 £612
London median daily rate £545 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +3.81% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
South London median hourly rate £47.50 - £52.50
10th Percentile £43.12 - £50.25
90th Percentile £50.00 - £56.75
London median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +45.52% -21.18% +29.22%

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 105 155 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 9.46% 8.19% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 112 139
South London median daily rate £442 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.80% -2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £150 £263 £291
90th Percentile £638 £665 £694
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 15
South London median hourly rate £47.25 £44.18 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -7.63% +8.70%
10th Percentile £32.58 £21.95 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.17 £55.50
London median hourly rate £21.00 £23.57 £19.25
% change year-on-year -10.88% +22.42% +2.12%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in South London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in South London

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP in South London.

Contractor 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 7 December 2019. 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £370 - 2
Merton - 8 £370 - 2
Croydon +44 3 £442 -13.12% 2
HTTP
London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 South London region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) SUSE
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 8 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 8 (57.14%) JNCIP
2 8 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Dell
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
2 8 (57.14%) CCDA
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
2 8 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Network Management

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 2 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) npm
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) IMAP
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Protractor
3 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.14%) Gatling
3 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) REST Assured
General
1 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Jest
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) NgRx
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) RxJS
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 2 (14.29%) Swagger
4 1 (7.14%) Dropwizard
4 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Fibre Optics
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) SUSE
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Network Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) API Integration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) ES6
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCDA
1 8 (57.14%) CCNA
1 8 (57.14%) CCNP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) JNCIA
1 8 (57.14%) JNCIP
1 8 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Dell
2 8 (57.14%) Fortinet
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
2 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow