Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 118 100
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 45 55 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.47% 1.54% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.36% 11.73% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 30 61
West Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.88% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £435 £375 £350
90th Percentile £638 £524 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £455 £440
% change year-on-year +17.58% +3.41% +17.33%
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 396 469 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.96% 13.12% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 277 347
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
10th Percentile £193 £231 £249
90th Percentile £543 £554 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.40 £22.58 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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
Leeds -10 29 £535 +24.42% 2
Halifax +14 2 £444 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £425 -
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 36 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 36 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 34 (75.56%) Jenkins
4 33 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (73.33%) Confluence
4 33 (73.33%) JIRA
5 30 (66.67%) Python
6 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (46.67%) Scrum
7 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
7 21 (46.67%) DevOps
8 19 (42.22%) Ruby
8 19 (42.22%) Subversion
9 18 (40.00%) CSS
9 18 (40.00%) HTML
9 18 (40.00%) REST
9 18 (40.00%) Scala
10 17 (37.78%) Guice
10 17 (37.78%) OWASP
10 17 (37.78%) Bash Shell
10 17 (37.78%) JSON
10 17 (37.78%) Django
10 17 (37.78%) CSS3
10 17 (37.78%) HTML5
10 17 (37.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (37.78%) Docker
10 17 (37.78%) Play Framework
10 17 (37.78%) Relational Database
10 17 (37.78%) JUnit

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 33 (73.33%) Confluence
2 16 (35.56%) nginx
3 4 (8.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) Mule
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Slack
2 6 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (8.89%) Heroku
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.44%) Extranet
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Intranet
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.22%) FTP
4 1 (2.22%) SMTP
4 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (75.56%) Jenkins
3 33 (73.33%) JIRA
4 19 (42.22%) Subversion
5 17 (37.78%) JUnit
6 16 (35.56%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (35.56%) Scala Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (28.89%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (28.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 13 (28.89%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (26.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Nagios Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) CSS
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
1 18 (40.00%) REST
2 17 (37.78%) Ajax
2 17 (37.78%) CSS3
2 17 (37.78%) Django
2 17 (37.78%) Guice
2 17 (37.78%) HTML5
2 17 (37.78%) JSON
2 17 (37.78%) Play Framework
2 17 (37.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
3 16 (35.56%) RESTful
4 11 (24.44%) Spring MVC
5 3 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Unix
4 4 (8.89%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 33 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (46.67%) DevOps
4 21 (46.67%) Scrum
4 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
5 17 (37.78%) OWASP
5 17 (37.78%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (37.78%) Web Design
6 16 (35.56%) Coaching
6 16 (35.56%) Load Balancing
6 16 (35.56%) Microservices
6 16 (35.56%) Open Source
6 16 (35.56%) Static Code Analysis
7 14 (31.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.67%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) Service Design
10 7 (15.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Python
2 19 (42.22%) Ruby
3 18 (40.00%) Scala
4 17 (37.78%) Bash Shell
5 14 (31.11%) Shell Script
6 13 (28.89%) C#
7 11 (24.44%) Java
8 7 (15.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Go
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Docker
2 8 (17.78%) Xen
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Puppet
2 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.56%) Terraform
4 6 (13.33%) Ansible
5 4 (8.89%) Graphite
5 4 (8.89%) Nagios
5 4 (8.89%) Opsview
6 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
6 3 (6.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Google
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.44%) F5
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle