Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 11 December 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 96 49
Rank change year-on-year +25 -47 +19
Contract jobs citing HTTP 22 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.40% 2.51% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 8.95% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 44
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £331 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.82% -33.80% +42.86%
10th Percentile £380 £208 £350
90th Percentile £638 £555 £650
North East median daily rate £625 £336 £500
% change year-on-year +86.29% -32.90% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £15.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 225 626 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.54% 28.08% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 413 155
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £339 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% -27.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £225 £208 £247
90th Percentile £538 £462 £653
North East median daily rate £330 £325 £417
% change year-on-year +1.54% -21.97% +28.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 64 37
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +9.80% +14.61%
10th Percentile £9.10 £15.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £31.80 £36.00 £40.45
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -48.89% +16.67% -20.00%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTTP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Tyne and Wear

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 22 £625 +88.82% 1
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) DevOps
3 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (45.45%) Confluence
4 10 (45.45%) JIRA
4 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) Python
4 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 9 (40.91%) Scala
5 9 (40.91%) Open Source
6 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 8 (36.36%) nginx
6 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) Clustering
6 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) Microservices
6 8 (36.36%) SonarQube
6 8 (36.36%) Slack
6 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (36.36%) Puppet
6 8 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 8 (36.36%) Coaching
6 8 (36.36%) Docker
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 8 (36.36%) nginx
3 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Slack
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SSL
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) SonarQube
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.55%) git-flow
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Scala Developer
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) DBA
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Open Source Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) Django
2 2 (9.09%) Guice
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Open Source
4 8 (36.36%) Coaching
4 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 8 (36.36%) Microservices
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) OWASP
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Scala
3 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Docker
2 6 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Google