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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 47
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.85% 5.59% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 33.33% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £385
% change year-on-year +18.01% +4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.65% -53.71%  

HTTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 64 75 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.69% 16.78% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 50 35
Median daily rate £380 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing HTTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 6 £475 -5.00%
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Java
2 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
3 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (84.85%) Ruby
4 27 (81.82%) Python
5 26 (78.79%) Web Development
6 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
6 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
6 24 (72.73%) HTML
6 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (69.70%) DevOps
7 23 (69.70%) CSS
7 23 (69.70%) Web Design
8 22 (66.67%) Mac OS X
8 22 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (63.64%) TDD
9 21 (63.64%) Unix
10 20 (60.61%) Visualisation
10 20 (60.61%) Relational Database
10 20 (60.61%) Data Visualisation
10 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
10 20 (60.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (54.55%) Rapid Prototyping
12 17 (51.52%) Line Management
13 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
14 8 (24.24%) Finance
15 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
16 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
16 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared

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 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.03%) DataSynapse
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) SSL
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) FCoE
2 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) Multicast
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (15.15%) MySQL
5 3 (9.09%) Redis
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
7 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (15.15%) HTML Developer
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (3.03%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 23 (69.70%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Avro
6 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Dojo
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) OAuth
6 1 (3.03%) Rendezvous
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) SAML
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (3.03%) XSD
6 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 21 (63.64%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) CoreOS
4 2 (6.06%) RancherOS
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) Web Development
3 24 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (69.70%) DevOps
4 23 (69.70%) Web Design
5 22 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (63.64%) TDD
7 20 (60.61%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (60.61%) Data Visualisation
7 20 (60.61%) Mentoring
7 20 (60.61%) Visualisation
8 18 (54.55%) Rapid Prototyping
9 17 (51.52%) Line Management
10 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 4 (12.12%) Open Source
11 4 (12.12%) Web Operations
12 2 (6.06%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 28 (84.85%) Ruby
3 27 (81.82%) Python
4 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Go
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) BC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
1 2 (6.06%) etcd
1 2 (6.06%) flannel
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) SRDF
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
1 4 (12.12%) Salt
2 2 (6.06%) Consul
2 2 (6.06%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (6.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Marathon
2 2 (6.06%) Mesos
2 2 (6.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.06%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.03%) NetApp
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) VMware