Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 48 35
Rank change year-on-year -18 -13 +22
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 20 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.41% 2.31% 4.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.44% 11.49% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 39
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +25.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £406 £486 £425
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £535 £500
% change year-on-year -6.54% +7.00% +11.73%
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 154 174 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.74% 20.12% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 116 124
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +1.76% +22.04%
10th Percentile £252 £238 £264
90th Percentile £550 £631 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £21.87 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.54% +1.70% +74.27%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.25 £12.90
90th Percentile £16.80 £40.26 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.25
% change year-on-year +8.01% +0.70% +14.00%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 -9 11 £475 -24.00% 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) IPsec
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) FTP
4 6 (46.15%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) J2EE
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) nginx
5 5 (38.46%) Xen
5 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) Ansible
6 4 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (30.77%) Terraform

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 5 (38.46%) nginx
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) Jetty
2 4 (30.77%) Mongrel
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (30.77%) Google App Engine
2 4 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) FTP
2 6 (46.15%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) FCoE
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) H.323
3 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Travis CI
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Service Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) Servlets
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Web Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) SFIA
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Go
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) Xen
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) Terraform
3 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Meraki
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds