Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -19
Contract jobs citing HTTP 9 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.90% 2.86% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 14.79% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 17
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £397 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.53% -11.83% +50.00%
10th Percentile £500 £346 £350
90th Percentile £657 £552 £533
North East median daily rate £625 £404 £450
% change year-on-year +54.89% -10.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 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 189 257 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.96% 19.35% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 157 173
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £310 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.35% +23.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £226 £225 £214
90th Percentile £565 £528 £475
North East median daily rate £305 £353 £310
% change year-on-year -13.62% +13.71% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 18
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% +22.11% -8.65%
10th Percentile £10.23 £19.98 £13.15
90th Percentile £44.50 £55.08 £28.23
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -32.76% +38.10% -0.38%

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 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 24 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 9 £625 +57.53% 3
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (55.56%) Xen
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) Terraform
4 5 (55.56%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) Slack
5 4 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Coaching
5 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Confluence
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) IIS

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 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (33.33%) Jetty
3 3 (33.33%) Mongrel
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Slack
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) IPsec
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 3 (33.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) User Stories
7 1 (11.11%) Android Development
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Xen
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) Terraform
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) HP