Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 52 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23 +30
Contract jobs citing HTTP 17 22 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.99% 2.75% 5.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.81% 13.92% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 44
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £535 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.22% +7.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £385 £468 £405
90th Percentile £544 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £535 £450
% change year-on-year -6.54% +18.89% +2.27%
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 144 158 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.82% 19.73% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 96 114
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £433 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.62% -3.08% +39.45%
10th Percentile £154 £225 £272
90th Percentile £528 £631 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.45% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.78% -19.41% +74.09%
10th Percentile £13.95 £12.25 £12.60
90th Percentile £81.45 £43.37 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.66 £14.20 £13.92
% change year-on-year +17.29% +2.05% +7.04%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +2 15 £450 -15.89% 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Sun
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) SAML
6 6 (35.29%) Middleware
6 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
6 6 (35.29%) IPsec
6 6 (35.29%) Replication
6 6 (35.29%) LDAP
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) FTP
6 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) Solaris
6 6 (35.29%) PLM
6 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (35.29%) Open Source
6 6 (35.29%) ForgeRock
6 6 (35.29%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere

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 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Jetty
2 4 (23.53%) Mongrel
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
2 4 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SSL
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) FTP
2 6 (35.29%) IPsec
2 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
3 4 (23.53%) SMS
4 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) H.323
4 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) Travis CI
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Service Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) WebOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) LDAP
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
1 6 (35.29%) SAML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) Servlets
4 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
2 8 (47.06%) Deployment Automation
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
3 6 (35.29%) Open Source
3 6 (35.29%) PLM
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Web Operations
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) Go
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Xen
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) Terraform
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) ForgeRock
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Sun
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Meraki
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds