Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 72 107
Rank change year-on-year -19 +35 -29
Contract jobs citing HTTP 9 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.85% 2.63% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 11.31% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £404 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.92% +30.58% +3.00%
10th Percentile £413 £368 £200
90th Percentile £540 £528 £473
North East median daily rate £500 £404 £309
% change year-on-year +23.92% +30.58% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
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 199 221 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.86% 23.21% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 166 440
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £370 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +29.82% -5.00%
10th Percentile £230 £213 £205
90th Percentile £500 £519 £421
North East median daily rate £325 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -7.14% +20.69% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £27.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% +86.67%
10th Percentile £14.52 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £42.90 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £21.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -27.82% -22.32% +73.27%

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 July 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 -27 9 £500 +23.92%
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (66.67%) Terraform
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Apache
4 5 (55.56%) FTP
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Servlets
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (44.44%) Google App Engine
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source

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 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Jetty
3 4 (44.44%) Mongrel
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (44.44%) Google App Engine
2 4 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (22.22%) Slack
4 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Travis CI
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
4 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
4 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Siebel Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Android Development
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) EAI
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Xen
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Ansible
2 6 (66.67%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (11.11%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Siebel