The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 37 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.40% 1.61% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 10.34% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Average daily rate
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£558 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.48 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.66% +172.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.74% 15.59% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 26
Average daily rate £400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Basingstoke region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) COSO
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) COBIT
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) GCIA
2 3 (75.00%) GCIH

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Document Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) GCIA
2 3 (75.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) COSO
2 3 (75.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle