Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 122 114
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -18
Contract jobs citing HTTP 46 75 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.16% 1.50% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.58% 11.89% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £413 £376 £411
90th Percentile £618 £638 £638
England median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £27.43 £30.17
% change year-on-year +82.32% -9.09% +42.72%

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 480 631 631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.08% 12.62% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 406 350
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.07% +4.25% -
10th Percentile £188 £234 £197
90th Percentile £575 £575 £528
England median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 32
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.82% +18.38% -0.35%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.70 £10.09
90th Percentile £42.50 £25.85 £34.41
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.10
% change year-on-year +25.60% +10.50% -25.51%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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 +2 26 £550 +2.33% 16
South Yorkshire -7 20 £525 +27.27%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 34 (73.91%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Puppet
3 31 (67.39%) SSL
4 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 29 (63.04%) DevOps
6 26 (56.52%) MongoDB
6 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (52.17%) Configuration Management
7 24 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (50.00%) AWS
9 22 (47.83%) Open Source
9 22 (47.83%) Python
10 21 (45.65%) Windows
11 20 (43.48%) MySQL
11 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
12 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
12 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
13 18 (39.13%) Java
14 16 (34.78%) Ruby
15 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (32.61%) Web Services
15 15 (32.61%) FTP
16 14 (30.43%) DNS
16 14 (30.43%) Subversion
17 13 (28.26%) Salt
18 12 (26.09%) Microservices
18 12 (26.09%) Deployment Automation
19 11 (23.91%) Kubernetes
19 11 (23.91%) Docker

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 6 (13.04%) Apache
1 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) nginx
5 2 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.35%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) Jetty
5 2 (4.35%) Mongrel
5 2 (4.35%) Mule
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon ECS
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.70%) Route 53
3 4 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.35%) Azure
5 2 (4.35%) GCP
5 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) Boomi
6 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
6 1 (2.17%) GitHub
6 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.17%) IaaS
6 1 (2.17%) PaaS
6 1 (2.17%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) SSL
2 30 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 15 (32.61%) FTP
4 14 (30.43%) DNS
5 9 (19.57%) DHCP
6 8 (17.39%) IPsec
7 5 (10.87%) SMTP
8 4 (8.70%) NAS
8 4 (8.70%) SAN
8 4 (8.70%) SSH
9 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.17%) Firewall
10 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.17%) ICMP
10 1 (2.17%) Telnet
10 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (56.52%) MongoDB
2 20 (43.48%) MySQL
3 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
4 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.35%) Hazelcast
8 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 14 (30.43%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Travis CI
4 5 (10.87%) GitLab
4 5 (10.87%) JUnit
4 5 (10.87%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) SonarQube
5 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.52%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) Selenium
7 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.35%) Gatling
7 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.35%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.35%) TestNG
7 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
3 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (6.52%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Scala Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Administrator
5 1 (2.17%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) REST
3 6 (13.04%) SOAP
3 6 (13.04%) XML
4 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (10.87%) Node.js
5 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE
5 4 (8.70%) JSON
5 4 (8.70%) LDAP
5 4 (8.70%) Spring
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) JAX-RS
6 3 (6.52%) Play Framework
6 3 (6.52%) Servlets
7 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Linux
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.22%) Unix
6 5 (10.87%) CentOS
7 4 (8.70%) AIX
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) DevOps
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Configuration Management
3 24 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (47.83%) Open Source
5 12 (26.09%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (26.09%) Microservices
6 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.39%) Web Operations
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (10.87%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (10.87%) Thought Leadership
9 4 (8.70%) Data Security
9 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.70%) OO
9 4 (8.70%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
10 3 (6.52%) Scrum
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Python
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 16 (34.78%) Ruby
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) C#
7 3 (6.52%) Perl
7 3 (6.52%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (69.57%) Puppet
2 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (28.26%) Salt
4 11 (23.91%) Kubernetes
5 8 (17.39%) Grafana
5 8 (17.39%) Terraform
6 6 (13.04%) Ansible
7 5 (10.87%) Packer
7 5 (10.87%) Prometheus
8 3 (6.52%) Kibana
8 3 (6.52%) SCCM
9 2 (4.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
1 7 (15.22%) VMware
2 4 (8.70%) BMC
2 4 (8.70%) Google
2 4 (8.70%) IBM
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.52%) Citrix
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.35%) Black Duck
4 2 (4.35%) Sonatype
4 2 (4.35%) webMethods
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO