The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 30 March 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.

Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 88 73
Rank change year-on-year +36 -15  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 47 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.51% 1.23% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.01% 10.57% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 30
Median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £44.38 £47.50
% change year-on-year -2.53% -6.57%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 174 227 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 12.99% 11.59% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 138 149
Median daily rate £420 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.39 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.12% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTTP in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in West Yorkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Leeds +30 42 £450 -13.87% 10
Bradford - 4 £450 - 3
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (61.84%) Python
3 46 (60.53%) Linux
4 38 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 35 (46.05%) Java
6 34 (44.74%) HTML
7 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
8 31 (40.79%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (40.79%) Relational Database
8 31 (40.79%) CSS
8 31 (40.79%) Ruby
9 24 (31.58%) Subversion
9 24 (31.58%) Web Design
9 24 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (31.58%) Scala
10 23 (30.26%) RESTful
11 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
11 22 (28.95%) DevOps
12 21 (27.63%) MVC
12 21 (27.63%) Django
13 20 (26.32%) Web Development
13 20 (26.32%) Automated Testing
13 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
13 20 (26.32%) Puppet
14 19 (25.00%) Open Source
14 19 (25.00%) HTML5
15 18 (23.68%) CSS3
15 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
15 18 (23.68%) Scrum

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (15.79%) Confluence
2 7 (9.21%) Apache
3 6 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
4 5 (6.58%) IIS
4 5 (6.58%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (2.63%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (6.58%) IaaS
2 5 (6.58%) Loggly
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.63%) Slack
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) DNS
2 13 (17.11%) Internet
3 11 (14.47%) Firewall
3 11 (14.47%) LDAP
4 9 (11.84%) SMTP
4 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.21%) SSL
6 5 (6.58%) DHCP
6 5 (6.58%) FTP
6 5 (6.58%) HTTPS
6 5 (6.58%) Telnet
7 4 (5.26%) SSH
8 2 (2.63%) AMQP
8 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.63%) Extranet
8 2 (2.63%) Intranet
8 2 (2.63%) Network Security
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) Relational Database
2 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
3 15 (19.74%) MySQL
3 15 (19.74%) Redis
4 12 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
6 8 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
8 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.58%) HBase
8 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.26%) Riak
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.95%) DB2
11 2 (2.63%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (2.63%) Informix
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 24 (31.58%) Subversion
3 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
4 12 (15.79%) JIRA
5 10 (13.16%) JUnit
5 10 (13.16%) PHPUnit
6 6 (7.89%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.58%) Grunt
7 5 (6.58%) Maven
7 5 (6.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.32%) JMeter
9 1 (1.32%) Selenium
9 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Games
2 1 (1.32%) iGaming
2 1 (1.32%) Law
2 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Scala Developer
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) PHP Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (9.21%) WebOps Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.58%) Server Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (3.95%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Implementation Specialist
9 3 (3.95%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (3.95%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.63%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) HTML
2 31 (40.79%) CSS
3 23 (30.26%) RESTful
4 21 (27.63%) Django
5 19 (25.00%) HTML5
6 18 (23.68%) CSS3
7 17 (22.37%) REST
8 13 (17.11%) JSON
9 12 (15.79%) Ajax
10 11 (14.47%) Flask
11 10 (13.16%) EclipseLink
11 10 (13.16%) Guice
11 10 (13.16%) JPA
11 10 (13.16%) Laravel
11 10 (13.16%) Play Framework
11 10 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (13.16%) Spring
11 10 (13.16%) Spring MVC
11 10 (13.16%) Symfony
12 7 (9.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) User Experience
2 9 (11.84%) Replication
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) RIA
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Animation
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (60.53%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Unix
3 14 (18.42%) Mac OS X
4 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.89%) Windows
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.58%) CoreOS
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 31 (40.79%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (31.58%) Web Design
5 22 (28.95%) DevOps
6 21 (27.63%) MVC
7 20 (26.32%) Automated Testing
7 20 (26.32%) Web Development
8 19 (25.00%) Open Source
9 18 (23.68%) Scrum
10 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
11 14 (18.42%) Visualisation
12 12 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
14 10 (13.16%) OWASP
14 10 (13.16%) Regression Testing
14 10 (13.16%) SOLID
15 9 (11.84%) High Availability
16 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Python
2 35 (46.05%) Java
3 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (40.79%) Ruby
5 24 (31.58%) Scala
6 17 (22.37%) PHP
7 16 (21.05%) SQL
8 11 (14.47%) C#
9 8 (10.53%) Go
10 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
11 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.32%) C
13 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) MCSE
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (6.58%) HDFS
2 5 (6.58%) VirtualBox
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.95%) vCloud
5 2 (2.63%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (26.32%) Puppet
2 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 12 (15.79%) Salt
3 7 (9.21%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.58%) Nagios
4 5 (6.58%) ZABBIX
5 4 (5.26%) vRealize
6 2 (2.63%) Rancher
7 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Google
2 10 (13.16%) Zend
3 9 (11.84%) VMware
4 7 (9.21%) IBM
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 6 (7.89%) Splunk
6 5 (6.58%) New Relic
6 5 (6.58%) Rackspace
6 5 (6.58%) SaltStack
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.63%) Apple
9 2 (2.63%) F5
10 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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