Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 68 99
Rank change year-on-year -1 +31 -32
Contract jobs citing HTTP 18 19 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.04% 2.12% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 8.05% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 47
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £535 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +62.12% -34.00%
10th Percentile £413 £405 £206
90th Percentile £550 £638 £536
North East median daily rate £500 £535 £330
% change year-on-year -6.54% +62.12% -34.00%
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 123 236 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.91% 26.37% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 195 532
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £343 £335 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% +6.35% -25.88%
10th Percentile £185 £212 £206
90th Percentile £515 £523 £460
North East median daily rate £348 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +6.92% +3.17% -17.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 66
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.99% -38.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £9.53 £9.10 £15.00
90th Percentile £27.20 £31.80 £36.70
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% -43.75% +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 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 0 18 £500 -6.54% 2
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) Docker
3 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 9 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Microservices
5 8 (44.44%) Terraform
5 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Open Source
6 7 (38.89%) Confluence
6 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 7 (38.89%) JIRA
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) Slack
7 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (33.33%) Grafana
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 6 (33.33%) Runbook

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 (38.89%) Confluence
2 6 (33.33%) nginx
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) JBoss
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.56%) IIS
6 1 (5.56%) Jetty
6 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (38.89%) Slack
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
3 4 (22.22%) Route 53
3 4 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) GitHub
4 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
5 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 6 (33.33%) NAS
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) GitLab
6 2 (11.11%) Ant
6 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.11%) Gatling
6 2 (11.11%) Grunt
6 2 (11.11%) gulp
6 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 2 (11.11%) JUnit
6 2 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) Sublime Text
7 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
7 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Node.js
2 6 (33.33%) Middleware
3 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE
4 3 (16.67%) Servlets
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) EJB
5 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) J2SE
5 2 (11.11%) Java EE
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 9 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) ITSM
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Runbook
6 6 (33.33%) Software Distribution
6 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Groovy
6 2 (11.11%) Haskell
6 2 (11.11%) Scala
7 1 (5.56%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Docker
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Terraform
3 6 (33.33%) Grafana
3 6 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (22.22%) Ansible
5 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
5 4 (22.22%) Packer
5 4 (22.22%) Prometheus
5 4 (22.22%) Rancher
6 3 (16.67%) Kibana
7 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
7 1 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Black Duck
4 3 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Adobe
5 2 (11.11%) webMethods
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Siebel
6 1 (5.56%) VMware