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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 32 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.09% 4.22% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 30.30% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Average daily rate £588 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.82% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.88%
HTTP
Hampshire

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
76 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.80% 13.92% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 34
Average daily rate £390 £280 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -32.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) AIX
1 10 (76.92%) Middleware
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) Solaris
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) GCIA
3 7 (53.85%) GCIH
3 7 (53.85%) Document Management
3 7 (53.85%) SSH
3 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (53.85%) PKI
3 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) SIEM
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) RSA Security Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
4 6 (46.15%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (46.15%) DataPower
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) XML

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Project
1 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (53.85%) SSH
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) AIX Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Middleware
2 6 (46.15%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) JMS
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (38.46%) WSDL
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.69%) XSD
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (53.85%) PKI
2 6 (46.15%) DataPower
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.69%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) AIX
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Solaris
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
1 7 (53.85%) Document Management
1 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
1 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
2 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
2 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Jython
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) GCIA
1 7 (53.85%) GCIH
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) COBIT
1 5 (38.46%) COSO
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
1 5 (38.46%) SAS 70
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) CA