Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 63 42
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21 +10
Contract jobs citing HTTP 50 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.86% 1.68% 3.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 7.92% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 20
South Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £588 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.64% +18.99% +9.72%
10th Percentile £425 £373 £413
90th Percentile £563 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +13.51% +2.78% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 160 202 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.55% 21.26% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 149 101
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.12% +7.73%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £175
90th Percentile £610 £588 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +12.50% -0.62% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +133.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £13.43 £18.14 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.85 £42.50 £22.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -4.38% -4.48% +19.64%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 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
Sheffield +20 48 £525 -10.64%
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) Java
2 40 (80.00%) SSL
3 38 (76.00%) TCP/IP
4 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
5 34 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (60.00%) Open Source
7 30 (60.00%) DevOps
8 28 (56.00%) Python
9 27 (54.00%) Git (software)
9 27 (54.00%) Ruby
10 24 (48.00%) Node.js
11 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 22 (44.00%) Bash Shell
13 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
14 19 (38.00%) Puppet
15 17 (34.00%) WebSphere
16 16 (32.00%) .NET
16 16 (32.00%) Web Operations
17 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
18 14 (28.00%) Web Services
19 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
20 11 (22.00%) VMware
21 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 10 (20.00%) DNS
21 10 (20.00%) IBM
21 10 (20.00%) FTP
21 10 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server

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 17 (34.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (16.00%) nginx
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (14.00%) IIS
5 7 (14.00%) Jetty
5 7 (14.00%) Mongrel
6 2 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (4.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 2 (4.00%) Mule
6 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 34 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (16.00%) Google App Engine
3 8 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) SSL
2 38 (76.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.00%) DNS
3 10 (20.00%) FTP
4 8 (16.00%) DHCP
4 8 (16.00%) IPsec
4 8 (16.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (8.00%) WebEx
6 2 (4.00%) NAS
6 2 (4.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) SMTP
6 2 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
1 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (16.00%) Maven
3 8 (16.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (14.00%) Travis CI
5 4 (8.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Web Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Operations Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) WebOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.00%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Web Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) Node.js
2 16 (32.00%) .NET
3 14 (28.00%) Web Services
4 9 (18.00%) REST
5 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (16.00%) J2EE
5 8 (16.00%) Java EE
5 8 (16.00%) JAX-RS
5 8 (16.00%) JAX-WS
5 8 (16.00%) SOAP
5 8 (16.00%) Spring
5 8 (16.00%) WCF
5 8 (16.00%) XML
6 7 (14.00%) Servlets
7 3 (6.00%) HTML
8 2 (4.00%) CSS
8 2 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (4.00%) LDAP
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware
8 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
1 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 34 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (60.00%) DevOps
4 30 (60.00%) Open Source
5 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 16 (32.00%) Web Operations
7 8 (16.00%) AOP
7 8 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (10.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
10 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.00%) Change Management
11 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.00%) Data Security
11 2 (4.00%) ITIL
11 2 (4.00%) Remediation Plan
11 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Python
3 27 (54.00%) Ruby
4 22 (44.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Go
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Xen
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Puppet
2 8 (16.00%) Ansible
3 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.00%) Terraform
5 4 (8.00%) Salt
6 3 (6.00%) SCCM
7 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) IBM
4 8 (16.00%) Google
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) BMC
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat