Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 90 76
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 20 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.93% 0.99% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.74% 5.24% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 22
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £608 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.02% +53.31% -11.83%
10th Percentile £413 £500 £346
90th Percentile £488 £655 £552
North East median daily rate £450 £608 £404
% change year-on-year -26.02% +50.74% -10.33%
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 157 191 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.17% 18.99% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 154 159
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £440 £310 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.00% -16.35% +23.33%
10th Percentile £219 £225 £225
90th Percentile £544 £564 £528
North East median daily rate £415 £305 £350
% change year-on-year +36.29% -13.00% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 28
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.70% +4.31% +22.11%
10th Percentile £17.16 £16.09 £19.98
90th Percentile £45.40 £44.88 £55.08
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -33.90% +1.72% +43.21%

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 22 April 2019. 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 +21 20 £450 -26.02%
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
1 14 (70.00%) Python
1 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (70.00%) Puppet
1 14 (70.00%) MongoDB
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (70.00%) Docker
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
1 14 (70.00%) Microservices
2 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (60.00%) SonarQube
2 12 (60.00%) CentOS
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 12 (60.00%) Terraform
3 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (50.00%) Ansible
4 9 (45.00%) Public Cloud
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) Perl
5 8 (40.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) Migration
5 8 (40.00%) Private Cloud
6 7 (35.00%) iPaaS
6 7 (35.00%) Grafana
6 7 (35.00%) Open Source
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (35.00%) Node.js

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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) iPaaS
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (25.00%) Route 53
3 5 (25.00%) Slack
3 5 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) GitHub
4 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (60.00%) SonarQube
3 5 (25.00%) GitLab
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) JMeter
4 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.00%) Gatling
5 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) Grunt
5 2 (10.00%) gulp
5 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
2 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 5 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) J2SE
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) Servlets
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Public Cloud
2 8 (40.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) CentOS
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
1 14 (70.00%) Microservices
2 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Open Source
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (10.00%) ITSM
9 2 (10.00%) Lean Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Runbook
9 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
9 2 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) Haskell
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) NDS
3 1 (5.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) Puppet
2 12 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (60.00%) Terraform
3 10 (50.00%) Ansible
4 7 (35.00%) Grafana
5 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (25.00%) Packer
5 5 (25.00%) Prometheus
5 5 (25.00%) Rancher
6 3 (15.00%) HP ALM
7 2 (10.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Black Duck
1 5 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle