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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 32 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.94% 1.57% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.95% 5.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £339 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.34% +17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £408 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
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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
39 80 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.39% 31.50% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 8
Average daily rate £340 £380 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +130.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Average hourly rate £11.35 £175.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.51% +644.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) Ektron
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) DSDM
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) FTP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) EDI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
4 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) DSDM
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Ektron