Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 69 96
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 -43
Contract jobs citing HTTP 23 22 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.39% 2.37% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.16% 9.73% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 39
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £455 £625 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.20% +88.82% -33.80%
10th Percentile £413 £380 £217
90th Percentile £500 £638 £566
North East median daily rate £455 £625 £331
% change year-on-year -27.20% +88.82% -33.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
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 134 226 602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.90% 24.33% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 183 399
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +1.54% -30.85%
10th Percentile £208 £225 £206
90th Percentile £536 £538 £464
North East median daily rate £365 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +12.31% +1.56% -24.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 63
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £15.80 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.52% -43.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £14.96 £9.10 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.20 £31.80 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £14.31 £28.00
% change year-on-year +9.71% -48.89% +23.08%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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 +4 23 £455 -27.20% 3
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (47.83%) Docker
4 11 (47.83%) Puppet
4 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
4 11 (47.83%) DevOps
4 11 (47.83%) Microservices
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) HP
4 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
5 10 (43.48%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) Node.js
5 10 (43.48%) Open Source
6 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
6 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (39.13%) Grafana
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
7 8 (34.78%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (34.78%) Runbook
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 8 (34.78%) ITSM
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 8 (34.78%) Middleware
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Active Directory

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 (30.43%) Confluence
2 5 (21.74%) nginx
3 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) JBoss
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Slack
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
3 5 (21.74%) Route 53
3 5 (21.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (17.39%) GitHub
4 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) HTTPS
1 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
1 8 (34.78%) NAS
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) SSL
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (21.74%) MySQL
4 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) SonarQube
4 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 5 (21.74%) GitLab
5 4 (17.39%) Ant
5 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
5 4 (17.39%) Gatling
5 4 (17.39%) Grunt
5 4 (17.39%) gulp
5 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
5 4 (17.39%) JUnit
5 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (17.39%) Selenium
5 4 (17.39%) Sublime Text
6 3 (13.04%) JMeter
6 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Node.js
2 8 (34.78%) Middleware
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) EJB
5 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
5 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) J2EE
5 4 (17.39%) J2SE
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) JSON
5 4 (17.39%) Play Framework
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) Servlets
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (21.74%) CentOS
6 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
1 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
2 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Microservices
3 10 (43.48%) Open Source
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) ITSM
5 8 (34.78%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) Runbook
5 8 (34.78%) Software Distribution
5 8 (34.78%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Lean Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Perl
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) Groovy
5 4 (17.39%) Haskell
5 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Docker
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Puppet
2 9 (39.13%) Grafana
3 8 (34.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 7 (30.43%) Terraform
5 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (21.74%) Kubernetes
6 5 (21.74%) Packer
6 5 (21.74%) Prometheus
6 5 (21.74%) Rancher
7 4 (17.39%) Kibana
8 3 (13.04%) HP ALM
9 2 (8.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Black Duck
4 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 4 (17.39%) Google
4 4 (17.39%) webMethods
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Siebel