The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast 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 - - 14
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 12.64% 23.26% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £100 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -69.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 Belfast

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

HTTP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) IDOL
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Lua

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IDOL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Lua