Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 103 111
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 59 53 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.85% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.32% 13.22% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 48
West Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £535 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +25.15% +4.27%
10th Percentile £413 £411 £366
90th Percentile £644 £638 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £506 £450
% change year-on-year -1.23% +12.50% +9.76%
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 385 401 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.15% 14.02% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 212 295
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £282 £251 £263
90th Percentile £625 £525 £555
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.23% +13.60% -18.59%
10th Percentile £11.90 £9.40 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.08 £37.43 £16.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +18.38% +1.43% +7.69%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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
Leeds +6 46 £550 +2.80% 5
Halifax +2 1 £455 +3.89%
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 44 (74.58%) Linux
2 36 (61.02%) Microservices
3 34 (57.63%) DevOps
4 32 (54.24%) Puppet
4 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
5 28 (47.46%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (45.76%) Python
7 24 (40.68%) Java
7 24 (40.68%) MongoDB
8 23 (38.98%) Docker
9 22 (37.29%) Terraform
9 22 (37.29%) Configuration Management
10 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (32.20%) SSL
11 19 (32.20%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (30.51%) nginx
12 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
13 17 (28.81%) MySQL
13 17 (28.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (28.81%) Open Source
13 17 (28.81%) Grafana
14 15 (25.42%) SonarQube
14 15 (25.42%) Google
15 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
15 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
15 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
15 14 (23.73%) Servlets
15 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
15 14 (23.73%) Test Automation

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 18 (30.51%) nginx
2 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.95%) Apache
4 8 (13.56%) IIS
4 8 (13.56%) Jetty
4 8 (13.56%) Mongrel
4 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.78%) Confluence
6 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (32.20%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (16.95%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (16.95%) Route 53
3 10 (16.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (15.25%) Amazon S3
4 9 (15.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (13.56%) Google App Engine
6 6 (10.17%) Google Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (6.78%) Slack
9 3 (5.08%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.69%) GitHub
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) SSL
2 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
3 12 (20.34%) Firewall
4 11 (18.64%) DNS
5 10 (16.95%) DHCP
5 10 (16.95%) FTP
5 10 (16.95%) IPsec
6 9 (15.25%) Network Security
7 7 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.69%) Extranet
8 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.69%) Internet
8 1 (1.69%) Intranet
8 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) MongoDB
2 17 (28.81%) MySQL
3 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
4 11 (18.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.78%) Redis
7 2 (3.39%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (3.39%) Neo4j
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.42%) SonarQube
3 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
4 10 (16.95%) GitLab
5 9 (15.25%) Metasploit
5 9 (15.25%) Travis CI
6 7 (11.86%) IntelliJ
6 7 (11.86%) Selenium
7 6 (10.17%) Ant
7 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.17%) Gatling
8 4 (6.78%) JIRA
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.39%) JUnit
9 2 (3.39%) Maven
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (3.39%) ProC
10 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.69%) Grunt
10 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (6.78%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Scala Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Junior
6 4 (6.78%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (5.08%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Servlets
2 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) J2EE
2 11 (18.64%) Node.js
3 10 (16.95%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (13.56%) CSS
4 8 (13.56%) JSON
5 7 (11.86%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) Gherkin
6 6 (10.17%) HTML
6 6 (10.17%) Play Framework
6 6 (10.17%) RESTful
7 5 (8.47%) Kafka
8 4 (6.78%) HTML5
8 4 (6.78%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (6.78%) REST
9 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Clustering
2 4 (6.78%) Online Games
2 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Windows
4 11 (18.64%) CentOS
5 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.17%) Unix
6 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Microservices
2 34 (57.63%) DevOps
3 22 (37.29%) Configuration Management
4 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (28.81%) Open Source
6 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.64%) Information Management
7 11 (18.64%) Information Security
8 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 9 (15.25%) SIEM
9 9 (15.25%) TDD
10 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (10.17%) Analytics
11 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
12 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Python
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) Perl
5 10 (16.95%) Ruby
6 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.56%) C#
7 7 (11.86%) Scala
7 7 (11.86%) SQL
8 6 (10.17%) Groovy
8 6 (10.17%) Haskell
9 5 (8.47%) Go
10 4 (6.78%) PHP
11 3 (5.08%) C
12 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) CEH
2 7 (11.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Docker
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) Xen
4 5 (8.47%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (54.24%) Puppet
2 22 (37.29%) Terraform
3 17 (28.81%) Grafana
4 11 (18.64%) Kubernetes
5 10 (16.95%) Packer
5 10 (16.95%) Prometheus
6 9 (15.25%) CSIRT
6 9 (15.25%) Nessus
6 9 (15.25%) Nmap
6 9 (15.25%) Rancher
7 8 (13.56%) Ansible
8 7 (11.86%) Kibana
8 7 (11.86%) QRadar
9 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
10 2 (3.39%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Google
2 13 (22.03%) Splunk
3 9 (15.25%) Black Duck
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.47%) Adobe
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.39%) Intel
7 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) F5
8 1 (1.69%) webMethods