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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 75 45
Rank change year-on-year +29 -30  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.73% 1.09% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.36% 4.13% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 6
Median daily rate £404 £402 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +39.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £403 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +13.09% +8.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +8.12% -15.78%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 107 242 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.27% 26.36% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 131 44
Median daily rate £393 £286 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.47% -4.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.29 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.58% +4.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.90 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 25 £404 +0.49% 2
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Web Design
2 30 (78.95%) Open Source
2 30 (78.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (76.32%) REST
3 29 (76.32%) HTML
4 28 (73.68%) CSS
4 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (71.05%) JSON
5 27 (71.05%) Linux
6 26 (68.42%) Subversion
6 26 (68.42%) Automated Testing
6 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
7 25 (65.79%) Ajax
7 25 (65.79%) Relational Database
7 25 (65.79%) Configuration Management
8 24 (63.16%) Java
8 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
8 24 (63.16%) Scala
9 22 (57.89%) HTML5
9 22 (57.89%) Google
9 22 (57.89%) JUnit
10 21 (55.26%) Ruby
10 21 (55.26%) CSS3
10 21 (55.26%) Play Framework
11 20 (52.63%) Confluence
11 20 (52.63%) Spring
11 20 (52.63%) Ruby on Rails
11 20 (52.63%) JIRA
11 20 (52.63%) Django

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 20 (52.63%) Confluence
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Jetty
3 2 (5.26%) Mongrel
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) SSL
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Git (software)
1 26 (68.42%) Subversion
2 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 22 (57.89%) JUnit
4 20 (52.63%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) MSI
6 2 (5.26%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (28.95%) Scala Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) HTML
1 29 (76.32%) REST
2 28 (73.68%) CSS
3 27 (71.05%) JSON
4 25 (65.79%) Ajax
5 22 (57.89%) HTML5
6 21 (55.26%) CSS3
6 21 (55.26%) Play Framework
7 20 (52.63%) Django
7 20 (52.63%) Guice
7 20 (52.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (52.63%) Spring
8 14 (36.84%) RESTful
9 12 (31.58%) Spring MVC
10 5 (13.16%) Akka
11 4 (10.53%) spray
12 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
12 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
13 2 (5.26%) .NET
13 2 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.26%) AIX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Open Source
2 30 (78.95%) Responsive Web Design
2 30 (78.95%) Web Design
3 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (68.42%) Automated Testing
5 25 (65.79%) Configuration Management
6 18 (47.37%) OWASP
7 16 (42.11%) Scrum
8 12 (31.58%) Front End Development
8 12 (31.58%) MVC
9 10 (26.32%) Web Development
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (18.42%) Line Management
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.16%) Service Design
12 4 (10.53%) Microservices
13 3 (7.89%) ITIL
13 3 (7.89%) ITSM
13 3 (7.89%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Java
1 24 (63.16%) Scala
2 21 (55.26%) Ruby
3 19 (50.00%) Python
4 16 (42.11%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) REXX
6 2 (5.26%) Tcl
6 2 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) OCA
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) Xen
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Terraform
3 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
4 1 (2.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) HP