Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 30 55
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25 -2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 18 66 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.16% 5.46% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 28.33% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 14
South Yorkshire median daily rate £600 £500 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.71% +46.92%
10th Percentile £500 £411 £400
90th Percentile £638 £575 £536
Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £455 £440
% change year-on-year +17.58% +3.41% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 165 233 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.81% 19.27% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 136 126
South Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £435 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.82% +1.54%
10th Percentile £230 £278 £176
90th Percentile £629 £575 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £7.37
90th Percentile £41.03 £47.50 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -15.76%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in South Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in South Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in South Yorkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -25 18 £600 +20.00% 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 12 (66.67%) Linux
1 12 (66.67%) Python
1 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 8 (44.44%) Slack
4 8 (44.44%) Coaching
4 8 (44.44%) Microservices
4 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 8 (44.44%) Docker
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) nginx
4 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 8 (44.44%) Confluence
4 8 (44.44%) Puppet
4 8 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Clustering
4 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Detection

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (44.44%) Confluence
1 8 (44.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) SonarQube
3 5 (27.78%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
8 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Mentoring
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) Coaching
4 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 8 (44.44%) Microservices
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
5 6 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (33.33%) SIEM
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Detection
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) Use Case
6 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Docker
2 6 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (27.78%) Nessus
3 5 (27.78%) Nmap
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP