The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 26 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% 3.08% 4.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 15.38% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £231
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
15 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 10.07% 20.00% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £224 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Sass

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus