The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 76 111 84
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -27
Contract jobs citing HTTP 55 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.86% 0.60% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 2.61% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 17
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£398 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £313 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £438 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £10.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.75 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+65.21% -3.50%
HTTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
761 651 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.80% 22.97% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 236 189
Average daily rate £300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 51 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Berkshire region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 12 £363 -14.70% 10
Maidenhead +11 7 £398 -6.47% 1
Slough +3 6 £307 - 3
Bracknell - 5 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £370 - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 31 (36.90%) HTML
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) DNS
3 27 (32.14%) Linux
3 27 (32.14%) Java
4 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 21 (25.00%) UNIX
7 19 (22.62%) SOAP
7 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
8 18 (21.43%) SMTP
8 18 (21.43%) XML
8 18 (21.43%) RESTful
9 17 (20.24%) Apache
9 17 (20.24%) Internet
10 16 (19.05%) IBM
10 16 (19.05%) User Stories
10 16 (19.05%) User Experience
11 14 (16.67%) LAN
11 14 (16.67%) WAN
11 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
11 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 13 (15.48%) Back Office
12 13 (15.48%) Web Development
12 13 (15.48%) CSS
12 13 (15.48%) SSL
12 13 (15.48%) Cisco
13 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
13 12 (14.29%) VPN

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (20.24%) Apache
2 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 12 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (7.14%) IIS
5 6 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.33%) DNS
2 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
3 18 (21.43%) SMTP
4 17 (20.24%) Internet
5 14 (16.67%) LAN
5 14 (16.67%) WAN
6 13 (15.48%) SSL
7 12 (14.29%) VPN
7 12 (14.29%) Firewall
8 11 (13.10%) MPLS
9 7 (8.33%) FTP
10 6 (7.14%) HTTPS
10 6 (7.14%) 3G
10 6 (7.14%) 4G
11 4 (4.76%) LTE
11 4 (4.76%) MGW
11 4 (4.76%) SCTP
11 4 (4.76%) XCAP
11 4 (4.76%) IMAP
11 4 (4.76%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) DB2
2 8 (9.52%) MySQL
3 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.95%) Big Data
5 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Introscope
1 6 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) XMLSpy
4 2 (2.38%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.48%) Back Office
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 4 (4.76%) Front Office
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) WebSphere Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Web Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) HTML
2 19 (22.62%) SOAP
3 18 (21.43%) XML
3 18 (21.43%) RESTful
4 13 (15.48%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) HTML5
5 12 (14.29%) CSS3
6 11 (13.10%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (11.90%) Dojo
7 10 (11.90%) Backbone.js
7 10 (11.90%) DOM
7 10 (11.90%) JMS
7 10 (11.90%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.52%) XHTML
9 7 (8.33%) WSDL
9 7 (8.33%) .NET
10 6 (7.14%) REST
10 6 (7.14%) LAMP
10 6 (7.14%) Worklight
11 5 (5.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) User Experience
2 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 5 (5.95%) DataPower
5 3 (3.57%) iSeries
5 3 (3.57%) AS400
6 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (1.19%) Open Source
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Linux
3 21 (25.00%) UNIX
4 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.95%) Solaris
7 4 (4.76%) Android
8 3 (3.57%) i5/OS
8 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.57%) OS/400
9 1 (1.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.05%) User Stories
3 13 (15.48%) Web Development
4 12 (14.29%) TDD
4 12 (14.29%) OO
5 11 (13.10%) Project Management
6 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.33%) Scrum
8 6 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (7.14%) Feature Driven Development
8 6 (7.14%) BDD
8 6 (7.14%) Pair Programming
8 6 (7.14%) Web Analytics
8 6 (7.14%) SEO
8 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.14%) Analytics
9 5 (5.95%) Low Latency
9 5 (5.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) Java
2 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.10%) Perl
4 9 (10.71%) Python
5 8 (9.52%) PHP
5 8 (9.52%) SQL
6 7 (8.33%) C#
7 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.14%) Jython
7 6 (7.14%) Groovy
7 6 (7.14%) Scala
8 5 (5.95%) C++
9 4 (4.76%) C
10 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.57%) COBOL
10 3 (3.57%) RPG
11 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.38%) Ruby
12 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) CCSA
3 1 (1.19%) CCSE
3 1 (1.19%) MCTS
3 1 (1.19%) MCITP
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) CCNP
3 1 (1.19%) CISSP
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PMP
3 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.19%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) IBM
2 13 (15.48%) Cisco
3 12 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle
5 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) Adobe
5 6 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.76%) Sybase
7 4 (4.76%) Remedy
7 4 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.57%) NetIQ
9 2 (2.38%) F5
9 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.38%) webMethods
9 2 (2.38%) HP
9 2 (2.38%) Software AG
10 1 (1.19%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.19%) Google
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