Period
to 17 February 2019

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 6 months to 17 February 2019 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 135 90
Rank change year-on-year +25 -45 +34
Contract jobs citing HTTP 50 30 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.54% 0.94% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.79% 8.90% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £543 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% +29.17% -11.58%
10th Percentile £419 £450 £389
90th Percentile £575 £638 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £518 £530 £450
% change year-on-year -2.27% +17.78% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 391 337 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.03% 10.51% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 214 245
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.64% +0.61% +1.23%
10th Percentile £249 £173 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £402
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.74% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -12.12% +22.22%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.18 £10.89
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.24 £32.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% -13.82% +30.77%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
Leeds +24 39 £500 -9.09% 4
Halifax -3 1 £445 -1.11% 1
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 37 (74.00%) MongoDB
3 34 (68.00%) Jenkins
3 34 (68.00%) Microservices
4 31 (62.00%) Java
5 30 (60.00%) DevOps
5 30 (60.00%) Puppet
6 26 (52.00%) Configuration Management
7 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
8 23 (46.00%) MySQL
8 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (44.00%) Relational Database
10 21 (42.00%) Docker
11 20 (40.00%) Terraform
12 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (36.00%) Python
13 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
13 18 (36.00%) SonarQube
14 16 (32.00%) Open Source
14 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (30.00%) Unix
15 15 (30.00%) TDD
15 15 (30.00%) HTML
15 15 (30.00%) REST
15 15 (30.00%) BDD
16 14 (28.00%) JAX-RS
16 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
16 14 (28.00%) DNS

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 10 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.00%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 10 (20.00%) Route 53
3 10 (20.00%) Slack
3 10 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) DNS
1 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (26.00%) SSL
3 11 (22.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) FTP
3 11 (22.00%) IPsec
4 4 (8.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (6.00%) Extranet
5 3 (6.00%) Internet
5 3 (6.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (74.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (46.00%) MySQL
3 22 (44.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (24.00%) Neo4j
5 10 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 34 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (36.00%) SonarQube
3 13 (26.00%) Cucumber
4 12 (24.00%) Maven
4 12 (24.00%) Subversion
5 10 (20.00%) GitLab
5 10 (20.00%) JIRA
5 10 (20.00%) Mockito
5 10 (20.00%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.00%) Administrator
7 1 (2.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.00%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.00%) Splunk Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
1 15 (30.00%) REST
2 14 (28.00%) JAX-RS
3 12 (24.00%) Dropwizard
4 10 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (10.00%) Node.js
6 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) .NET
8 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.00%) CSS
8 1 (2.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.00%) JAXB
8 1 (2.00%) jQuery
8 1 (2.00%) JSON
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Unix
4 13 (26.00%) CentOS
5 12 (24.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Microservices
2 30 (60.00%) DevOps
3 26 (52.00%) Configuration Management
4 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.00%) Open Source
8 15 (30.00%) BDD
8 15 (30.00%) TDD
9 12 (24.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (24.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (24.00%) Web Design
10 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 10 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
10 10 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
10 10 (20.00%) Web Development
11 8 (16.00%) OO
11 8 (16.00%) OOP
12 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) Python
3 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CEH
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Docker
2 10 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.00%) Firmware
4 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (60.00%) Puppet
2 20 (40.00%) Terraform
3 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (26.00%) Kubernetes
5 10 (20.00%) Grafana
5 10 (20.00%) Packer
5 10 (20.00%) Prometheus
5 10 (20.00%) Rancher
6 9 (18.00%) Ansible
7 1 (2.00%) CSIRT
7 1 (2.00%) Nessus
7 1 (2.00%) Nmap
7 1 (2.00%) QRadar
7 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Black Duck
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
2 3 (6.00%) F5
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Splunk