The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 82 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 41 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.74% 1.14% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.48% 4.61% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 10
Median daily rate £375 £398 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +52.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £374 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
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
548 607 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.25% 24.65% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 240 206
Median daily rate £363 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 18 £375 -16.66% 6
Bracknell -6 2 £200 -50.00% 1
Newbury -4 1 - -
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 48 (55.81%) DNS
2 43 (50.00%) Windows
3 39 (45.35%) Linux
4 36 (41.86%) TCP/IP
5 34 (39.53%) SSL
6 32 (37.21%) CSS
7 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
8 30 (34.88%) .NET
9 28 (32.56%) C#
10 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
11 23 (26.74%) Degree
12 22 (25.58%) Marketing
12 22 (25.58%) VPN
12 22 (25.58%) BGP
13 21 (24.42%) IPsec
13 21 (24.42%) SMTP
13 21 (24.42%) DHCP
13 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
13 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
13 21 (24.42%) Software-Defined Networking
13 21 (24.42%) Public Cloud
14 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
14 20 (23.26%) MS Excel
14 20 (23.26%) IPv6
15 19 (22.09%) Python
15 19 (22.09%) C++
16 18 (20.93%) VB
16 18 (20.93%) IIS
16 18 (20.93%) High Availability

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 18 (20.93%) IIS
2 11 (12.79%) OpenStack
3 10 (11.63%) Apache
3 10 (11.63%) JBoss
3 10 (11.63%) WebLogic
4 9 (10.47%) nginx
4 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.14%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.81%) Drupal
6 5 (5.81%) Joomla!
6 5 (5.81%) WordPress
7 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (23.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.49%) Boomi
4 2 (2.33%) IaaS
4 2 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 48 (55.81%) DNS
2 36 (41.86%) TCP/IP
3 34 (39.53%) SSL
4 22 (25.58%) BGP
4 22 (25.58%) VPN
5 21 (24.42%) DHCP
5 21 (24.42%) IPsec
5 21 (24.42%) SMTP
5 21 (24.42%) Software-Defined Networking
6 20 (23.26%) IPv6
7 14 (16.28%) Internet
7 14 (16.28%) Wireshark
8 13 (15.12%) LDAP
9 10 (11.63%) HTTPS
9 10 (11.63%) RIP
10 9 (10.47%) Firewall
10 9 (10.47%) OSPF
10 9 (10.47%) SNMP
11 8 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (9.30%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
2 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.98%) Fiddler
4 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) Introscope
6 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (25.58%) Marketing
2 4 (4.65%) German Language
2 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Back Office
3 2 (2.33%) Billing
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Support Engineer
2 14 (16.28%) Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Azure Engineer
3 12 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Network Support
4 11 (12.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) IP Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Escalation Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) VMware Support Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) IP Security Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.21%) CSS
2 30 (34.88%) .NET
3 17 (19.77%) Web Services
4 16 (18.60%) REST
4 16 (18.60%) XML
5 12 (13.95%) .NET Framework
5 12 (13.95%) HTML
6 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
7 9 (10.47%) LAMP
7 9 (10.47%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (10.47%) MCollective
7 9 (10.47%) Middleware
8 8 (9.30%) SOAP
9 7 (8.14%) Node.js
10 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.98%) DCOM
11 5 (5.81%) ADO.NET
11 5 (5.81%) Ajax
11 5 (5.81%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Public Cloud
2 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (6.98%) DataPower
6 5 (5.81%) Animation
6 5 (5.81%) User Experience
7 2 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) MPEG
8 1 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.00%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Linux
3 17 (19.77%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.63%) Ubuntu
6 8 (9.30%) Unix
7 2 (2.33%) AIX
7 2 (2.33%) Solaris
8 1 (1.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
2 18 (20.93%) High Availability
3 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
4 16 (18.60%) Workflow
5 15 (17.44%) Presales
5 15 (17.44%) Process Improvement
6 11 (12.79%) MVC
6 11 (12.79%) Software Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.14%) DDoS Mitigation
8 7 (8.14%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (8.14%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 7 (8.14%) Web Development
9 6 (6.98%) Open Source
10 5 (5.81%) Garbage Collection
10 5 (5.81%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) C#
2 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.09%) C++
3 19 (22.09%) Python
4 18 (20.93%) VB
5 16 (18.60%) Java
6 15 (17.44%) PHP
7 13 (15.12%) C
8 12 (13.95%) VBScript
9 11 (12.79%) Perl
9 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
9 11 (12.79%) VB.NET
10 10 (11.63%) SQL
11 6 (6.98%) VB6
12 5 (5.81%) Ruby
12 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.49%) Groovy
14 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (15.12%) MCSA
3 13 (15.12%) MCSD
3 13 (15.12%) MCSE
4 8 (9.30%) CCNP
4 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.14%) CCSA
5 7 (8.14%) CCSE
5 7 (8.14%) CISSP
6 3 (3.49%) MCITP
6 3 (3.49%) MCTS
7 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
8 1 (1.16%) CCNA
8 1 (1.16%) IBM Certification
8 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.47%) qmail
2 9 (10.47%) Squid
3 7 (8.14%) ProxySG
4 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (16.28%) Nagios
2 14 (16.28%) Puppet
3 9 (10.47%) Cacti
3 9 (10.47%) collectd
3 9 (10.47%) Ganglia
3 9 (10.47%) Graphite
3 9 (10.47%) logstash
3 9 (10.47%) ZABBIX
4 7 (8.14%) FortiGate
5 5 (5.81%) Ansible
6 2 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.79%) VMware
4 10 (11.63%) Cisco
5 9 (10.47%) F5
5 9 (10.47%) Splunk
6 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.14%) Blue Coat
7 7 (8.14%) IBM
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle
9 3 (3.49%) CA
9 3 (3.49%) Dell
9 3 (3.49%) Juniper
10 2 (2.33%) Concur
10 2 (2.33%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.33%) HP
11 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.16%) Foundry
11 1 (1.16%) NetScout
11 1 (1.16%) Palo Alto
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