Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 106 76
Rank change year-on-year +35 -30 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.65% 2.06% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.26% 6.31% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 30
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.58% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £368 £200 £259
90th Percentile £528 £473 £445
North East median daily rate £404 £309 £300
% change year-on-year +30.58% +3.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £15.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 222 729 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.49% 32.72% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 448 100
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £289 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.14% -3.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £213 £205 £231
90th Percentile £519 £425 £445
North East median daily rate £350 £290 £300
% change year-on-year +20.59% -3.25% +7.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 60 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £27.00 £28.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +53.42% +32.73%
10th Percentile £14.36 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.90 £36.50 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £21.75 £28.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -22.32% +73.27% +13.40%

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 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 +37 25 £404 +30.58% 1
HTTP
North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (88.00%) CSS
1 22 (88.00%) Open Source
2 21 (84.00%) REST
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) JSON
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (84.00%) Scala
2 21 (84.00%) HTML5
3 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (80.00%) Ajax
3 20 (80.00%) Subversion
3 20 (80.00%) Web Design
3 20 (80.00%) CSS3
3 20 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (80.00%) Play Framework
4 19 (76.00%) Spring
4 19 (76.00%) Ruby
4 19 (76.00%) Google
4 19 (76.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (76.00%) Guice
4 19 (76.00%) Django
5 17 (68.00%) Java
5 17 (68.00%) JUnit
5 17 (68.00%) Python
5 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
6 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
6 16 (64.00%) Confluence
6 16 (64.00%) OWASP

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 16 (64.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (80.00%) Subversion
2 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (68.00%) JUnit
3 16 (64.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) MSI
6 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (36.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (12.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) HTML5
2 21 (84.00%) JSON
2 21 (84.00%) REST
3 20 (80.00%) Ajax
3 20 (80.00%) CSS3
3 20 (80.00%) Play Framework
4 19 (76.00%) Django
4 19 (76.00%) Guice
4 19 (76.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (76.00%) Spring
5 12 (48.00%) RESTful
6 11 (44.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Akka
8 4 (16.00%) spray
9 2 (8.00%) XML
10 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Open Source
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (80.00%) Web Design
4 16 (64.00%) OWASP
5 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (44.00%) MVC
6 11 (44.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) Web Development
8 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (24.00%) Line Management
9 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.00%) Service Design
11 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
11 2 (8.00%) Prototyping
11 2 (8.00%) Software Distribution
11 2 (8.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Scala
2 19 (76.00%) Ruby
3 17 (68.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Python
4 14 (56.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) REXX
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Tcl
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Google