Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 91 120
Rank change year-on-year -39 +29 -3
Contract jobs citing HTTP 58 132 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.31% 2.42% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.84% 16.00% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 83
Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £455 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.58% +3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £420 £381 £350
90th Percentile £638 £575 £549
England median daily rate £500 £450 £442
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.93% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £21.45 £33.64
% change year-on-year +53.88% -36.25% -22.22%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 656 825 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.14% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 491 552
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.31% +8.62%
10th Percentile £166 £248 £208
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.05 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.20 £46.75 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTTP in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Yorkshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Yorkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -9 42 £535 +25.88% 3
South Yorkshire -22 18 £600 +20.00% 1
Humberside - 1 £415 -
HTTP
England

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

1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 40 (68.97%) Configuration Management
2 40 (68.97%) Git (software)
3 36 (62.07%) Python
4 34 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (55.17%) Jenkins
6 31 (53.45%) Confluence
6 31 (53.45%) JIRA
7 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (41.38%) CSS
8 24 (41.38%) HTML
8 24 (41.38%) DevOps
9 23 (39.66%) Ruby
10 21 (36.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (36.21%) Web Design
10 21 (36.21%) Relational Database
11 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
11 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
12 19 (32.76%) Scrum
13 18 (31.03%) Subversion
14 17 (29.31%) Django
14 17 (29.31%) Bash Shell
14 17 (29.31%) Scala
14 17 (29.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (29.31%) Docker
15 16 (27.59%) Coaching
15 16 (27.59%) Microservices
15 16 (27.59%) SonarQube
15 16 (27.59%) Slack
15 16 (27.59%) Puppet

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (53.45%) Confluence
2 16 (27.59%) nginx
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Mule
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.59%) Slack
2 6 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.90%) Heroku
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) DNS
2 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.17%) SSL
4 2 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.45%) Extranet
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) Intranet
4 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.72%) FTP
5 1 (1.72%) SMTP
5 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (68.97%) Git (software)
2 32 (55.17%) Jenkins
3 31 (53.45%) JIRA
4 18 (31.03%) Subversion
5 16 (27.59%) SonarQube
6 15 (25.86%) JUnit
7 5 (8.62%) Metasploit
8 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (8.62%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 14 (24.14%) Scala Developer
4 13 (22.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (20.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (17.24%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (8.62%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (5.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (5.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) CSS
1 24 (41.38%) HTML
2 17 (29.31%) Django
3 16 (27.59%) REST
4 15 (25.86%) Ajax
4 15 (25.86%) CSS3
4 15 (25.86%) Guice
4 15 (25.86%) HTML5
4 15 (25.86%) JSON
4 15 (25.86%) Play Framework
4 15 (25.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (25.86%) Spring
5 14 (24.14%) RESTful
6 10 (17.24%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.17%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 6 (10.34%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Unix
4 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.90%) CentOS
6 1 (1.72%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Configuration Management
2 34 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (41.38%) DevOps
5 21 (36.21%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (36.21%) Web Design
6 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
6 20 (34.48%) Test Automation
7 19 (32.76%) Scrum
8 17 (29.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (27.59%) Coaching
9 16 (27.59%) Load Balancing
9 16 (27.59%) Microservices
9 16 (27.59%) Static Code Analysis
10 15 (25.86%) OWASP
11 14 (24.14%) Open Source
11 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
12 12 (20.69%) Web Development
13 11 (18.97%) MVC
14 9 (15.52%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Python
2 23 (39.66%) Ruby
3 17 (29.31%) Bash Shell
3 17 (29.31%) Scala
4 15 (25.86%) Java
5 14 (24.14%) Shell Script
6 11 (18.97%) C#
7 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.07%) Perl
9 2 (3.45%) SQL
10 1 (1.72%) Go
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Docker
2 8 (13.79%) Xen
3 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Puppet
2 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (12.07%) Terraform
4 6 (10.34%) Ansible
5 5 (8.62%) Nessus
5 5 (8.62%) Nmap
6 4 (6.90%) Graphite
6 4 (6.90%) Nagios
6 4 (6.90%) Opsview
7 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
7 3 (5.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Google
2 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) F5
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle