The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 36 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 1.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
HTTP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.04% 8.41% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 17
Median daily rate £323 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £172 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +286.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

HTTP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree