Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 89 109
Rank change year-on-year -38 +20 +6
Contract jobs citing HTTP 46 68 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.34% 2.38% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 17.30% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 58
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +1.69% +18.00%
10th Percentile £413 £410 £369
90th Percentile £588 £586 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 343 393 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.96% 13.73% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 209 306
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £275
90th Percentile £553 £538 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 24
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.50 £11.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.07% +23.56% -47.52%
10th Percentile £12.80 £9.53 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.05 £29.11 £16.32
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 £12.72
% change year-on-year +32.76% +14.04% -27.34%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -29 41 £525 -1.87% 12
Halifax +3 2 £455 +3.89%
HTTP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 25 (54.35%) Microservices
4 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
5 18 (39.13%) Open Source
5 18 (39.13%) DevOps
5 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (34.78%) nginx
7 16 (34.78%) Puppet
7 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
7 16 (34.78%) SSL
8 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
9 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 14 (30.43%) Apache
9 14 (30.43%) Python
9 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (30.43%) VMware
10 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
10 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
11 12 (26.09%) Google
11 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
11 12 (26.09%) Servlets
12 11 (23.91%) .NET
12 11 (23.91%) Scrum
12 11 (23.91%) Node.js
13 10 (21.74%) HTML5
13 10 (21.74%) Terraform

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 16 (34.78%) nginx
2 14 (30.43%) Apache
3 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
4 8 (17.39%) IIS
4 8 (17.39%) Jetty
4 8 (17.39%) Mongrel
4 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (8.70%) Confluence
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (17.39%) Google App Engine
2 8 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
3 4 (8.70%) SaaS
3 4 (8.70%) Slack
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) SSL
2 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) DNS
4 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 8 (17.39%) FTP
4 8 (17.39%) IPsec
5 6 (13.04%) Firewall
6 4 (8.70%) Internet
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security
7 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.35%) Extranet
7 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (4.35%) Intranet
7 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.87%) Redis
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.39%) Travis CI
4 6 (13.04%) Selenium
5 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.70%) Ant
6 4 (8.70%) Gatling
6 4 (8.70%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Metasploit
6 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.35%) Maven
8 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.17%) Grunt
8 1 (2.17%) gulp
8 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.17%) JUnit
8 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.17%) ProC
General
1 7 (15.22%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Law
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Java Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Java Solutions Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Java Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Scala Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Tester
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) Servlets
2 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) Node.js
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) HTML5
4 9 (19.57%) J2EE
4 9 (19.57%) RESTful
4 9 (19.57%) XML
5 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 7 (15.22%) Spring
6 6 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (13.04%) Kafka
6 6 (13.04%) REST
6 6 (13.04%) SOAP
7 5 (10.87%) Gherkin
7 5 (10.87%) JSON
7 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (10.87%) Online Games
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.52%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Microservices
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (39.13%) DevOps
2 18 (39.13%) Open Source
3 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
4 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
5 11 (23.91%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.22%) TDD
8 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.04%) Information Management
8 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
8 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) SOA
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.87%) Service Design
9 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
10 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) Python
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) Ruby
5 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.04%) Go
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Groovy
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) Haskell
7 4 (8.70%) Scala
8 2 (4.35%) C
9 1 (2.17%) ES6
9 1 (2.17%) Java 8
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) CEH
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.57%) Docker
3 8 (17.39%) Xen
4 6 (13.04%) VMware Server
5 5 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.17%) Firmware
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) Puppet
2 10 (21.74%) Terraform
3 5 (10.87%) Ansible
4 4 (8.70%) CSIRT
4 4 (8.70%) Grafana
4 4 (8.70%) Kibana
4 4 (8.70%) Nessus
4 4 (8.70%) Nmap
5 2 (4.35%) CA Wily
5 2 (4.35%) OpenView
5 2 (4.35%) QRadar
6 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 12 (26.09%) Google
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) Splunk
6 3 (6.52%) Adobe
7 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.35%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Intel
7 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
7 2 (4.35%) Nimsoft
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco