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 22 June 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 80 106
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.04% 2.07% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.50% 16.15% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 15
Median daily rate £425 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +43.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £554 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £385
% change year-on-year +18.01% +4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.65% -53.71%  

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 200 260 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.04% 12.81% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 164 158
Median daily rate £375 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 14
Median hourly rate £17.39 £15.32 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -65.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £15.50 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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 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 22 June 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 -7 18 £420 -1.75% 3
Halifax +5 1 £438 -1.12%
Bradford - 1 £450 - 3
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 59 (77.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (71.05%) Test Automation
3 50 (65.79%) Python
4 48 (63.16%) Configuration Management
5 47 (61.84%) Linux
6 44 (57.89%) HTML
7 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (55.26%) Ruby
8 40 (52.63%) Git (software)
9 39 (51.32%) CSS
10 35 (46.05%) Scala
10 35 (46.05%) Subversion
10 35 (46.05%) Relational Database
11 33 (43.42%) RESTful
12 31 (40.79%) Django
12 31 (40.79%) Web Design
12 31 (40.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 31 (40.79%) HTML5
13 30 (39.47%) REST
13 30 (39.47%) Scrum
14 29 (38.16%) MVC
14 29 (38.16%) CSS3
14 29 (38.16%) Open Source
15 28 (36.84%) JSON
16 27 (35.53%) Ajax
17 26 (34.21%) JIRA
17 26 (34.21%) Java
17 26 (34.21%) JUnit
17 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
17 26 (34.21%) Confluence

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 26 (34.21%) Confluence
2 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) IIS
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Slack
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Loggly
3 1 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) DNS
2 8 (10.53%) Firewall
2 8 (10.53%) LDAP
2 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.21%) SMTP
4 5 (6.58%) Internet
4 5 (6.58%) SSL
5 4 (5.26%) DHCP
5 4 (5.26%) FTP
5 4 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.26%) Telnet
6 3 (3.95%) SSH
7 1 (1.32%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.32%) Extranet
7 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.05%) Relational Database
2 17 (22.37%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.47%) MySQL
4 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (9.21%) Redis
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
6 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (5.26%) DB2
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.32%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.32%) HBase
9 1 (1.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (46.05%) Subversion
3 26 (34.21%) Jenkins
3 26 (34.21%) JIRA
3 26 (34.21%) JUnit
4 6 (7.89%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.95%) JMeter
6 3 (3.95%) Selenium
7 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.32%) Grunt
8 1 (1.32%) Maven
8 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Developer
2 28 (36.84%) Scala Developer
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (9.21%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Administrator
5 6 (7.89%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Server Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Agile Developer
7 3 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (3.95%) HTML Developer
7 3 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.63%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.89%) HTML
2 39 (51.32%) CSS
3 33 (43.42%) RESTful
4 31 (40.79%) Django
4 31 (40.79%) HTML5
5 30 (39.47%) REST
6 29 (38.16%) CSS3
7 28 (36.84%) JSON
8 27 (35.53%) Ajax
9 24 (31.58%) Guice
9 24 (31.58%) Play Framework
9 24 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 24 (31.58%) Spring
10 21 (27.63%) Spring MVC
11 7 (9.21%) Flask
12 6 (7.89%) EclipseLink
12 6 (7.89%) JPA
12 6 (7.89%) Laravel
12 6 (7.89%) Symfony
13 5 (6.58%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Replication
3 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Animation
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Unix
3 11 (14.47%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.26%) Windows
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) VMS
7 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (77.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (71.05%) Test Automation
3 48 (63.16%) Configuration Management
4 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (40.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (40.79%) Web Design
6 30 (39.47%) Scrum
7 29 (38.16%) MVC
7 29 (38.16%) Open Source
8 24 (31.58%) OWASP
9 20 (26.32%) DevOps
10 16 (21.05%) Web Development
11 11 (14.47%) Continuous Deployment
11 11 (14.47%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (14.47%) Visualisation
12 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
13 7 (9.21%) API Development
13 7 (9.21%) Front End Development
13 7 (9.21%) High Availability
13 7 (9.21%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) Python
2 42 (55.26%) Ruby
3 35 (46.05%) Scala
4 26 (34.21%) Java
5 25 (32.89%) C#
6 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
7 12 (15.79%) SQL
8 7 (9.21%) Go
8 7 (9.21%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) MCSE
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Docker
2 3 (3.95%) vCloud
2 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (1.32%) HDFS
3 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (17.11%) Puppet
3 8 (10.53%) Ansible
3 8 (10.53%) Salt
4 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.95%) vRealize
5 2 (2.63%) Rancher
6 1 (1.32%) Nagios
6 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Google
2 6 (7.89%) Zend
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) Apple
6 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) F5
7 1 (1.32%) New Relic
7 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk
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