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 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 76 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 36 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.86% 1.15% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.44% 5.47% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 10
Median daily rate £401 £320 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.15% +4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
484 530 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.99% 21.09% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 286 273
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £264 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
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 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +8 13 £425 - 3
Slough +4 7 £325 +10.16%
Bracknell - 5 £450 - 4
Newbury +11 3 - - 1
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 25 (40.98%) Windows
4 22 (36.07%) Bash Shell
5 21 (34.43%) FTP
6 20 (32.79%) DNS
6 20 (32.79%) VMware
7 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
8 18 (29.51%) HTML
8 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.87%) Python
10 16 (26.23%) Apache
11 15 (24.59%) CSS
11 15 (24.59%) Electronics
11 15 (24.59%) JSON
11 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (22.95%) DevOps
12 14 (22.95%) IIS
12 14 (22.95%) Java
12 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
13 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
13 13 (21.31%) PHP
13 13 (21.31%) MySQL
13 13 (21.31%) SAP
13 13 (21.31%) Marketing
13 13 (21.31%) Ruby
13 13 (21.31%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 16 (26.23%) Apache
2 14 (22.95%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) CMS
4 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.64%) Mule
7 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (21.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
2 21 (34.43%) FTP
3 20 (32.79%) DNS
4 11 (18.03%) SSL
5 9 (14.75%) Internet
5 9 (14.75%) SMTP
6 8 (13.11%) Firewall
6 8 (13.11%) HTTPS
6 8 (13.11%) SSH
7 6 (9.84%) BGP
7 6 (9.84%) ICMP
7 6 (9.84%) SNMP
7 6 (9.84%) Telnet
8 5 (8.20%) AMQP
8 5 (8.20%) MPLS
8 5 (8.20%) OSPF
8 5 (8.20%) VLAN
8 5 (8.20%) Wireshark
9 4 (6.56%) IGMP
9 4 (6.56%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Selenium
1 7 (11.48%) WebDriver
2 6 (9.84%) Bitbucket
2 6 (9.84%) eggPlant
2 6 (9.84%) GoCD
2 6 (9.84%) Jasmine
2 6 (9.84%) Maven
3 5 (8.20%) Ant
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) Gradle
3 5 (8.20%) JMeter
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.92%) JUnit
5 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.28%) TestNG
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
2 15 (24.59%) Electronics
3 13 (21.31%) Finance
3 13 (21.31%) Manufacturing
3 13 (21.31%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Billing
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Developer in Test
4 5 (8.20%) Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Web Administrator
5 4 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Video On Demand Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Web Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) HTML
2 15 (24.59%) CSS
2 15 (24.59%) JSON
3 11 (18.03%) XML
4 9 (14.75%) REST
5 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (8.20%) LAMP
6 5 (8.20%) Web Services
7 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
7 4 (6.56%) Middleware
8 3 (4.92%) .NET
8 3 (4.92%) Laravel
8 3 (4.92%) RESTful
8 3 (4.92%) Symfony
8 3 (4.92%) XMPP
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.28%) Ajax
9 2 (3.28%) jQuery
9 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) STB
1 8 (13.11%) Video on Demand
2 6 (9.84%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.20%) MPEG
3 5 (8.20%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) IPTV
4 4 (6.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.64%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.64%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.64%) PMI
7 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) Windows
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (16.39%) Unix
6 5 (8.20%) Android
7 4 (6.56%) Debian
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.92%) CentOS
8 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.28%) Solaris
10 1 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.64%) SUSE
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) DevOps
2 13 (21.31%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (21.31%) Programme Management
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) Scrum
4 11 (18.03%) OO
4 11 (18.03%) Project Management
5 9 (14.75%) BDD
5 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.75%) TDD
6 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) API Development
8 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.84%) Microservices
8 6 (9.84%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Bash Shell
2 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.87%) Python
4 14 (22.95%) Java
5 13 (21.31%) PHP
5 13 (21.31%) Ruby
6 12 (19.67%) C
7 11 (18.03%) C++
8 7 (11.48%) Groovy
9 6 (9.84%) F#
9 6 (9.84%) Go
9 6 (9.84%) Haskell
9 6 (9.84%) OCaml
9 6 (9.84%) Rust
9 6 (9.84%) SQL
10 3 (4.92%) C#
10 3 (4.92%) Perl
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (13.11%) CCNA
2 8 (13.11%) CCNP
3 4 (6.56%) CCIE
3 4 (6.56%) CCVP
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 3 (4.92%) CCIP
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.92%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCDA
6 1 (1.64%) CCSA
6 1 (1.64%) CCSE
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) HNC
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) SDET
4 1 (1.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) Docker
3 3 (4.92%) Xen
4 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) Ceph
5 1 (1.64%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) iptables
5 1 (1.64%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.64%) Squid
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.20%) Nagios
3 4 (6.56%) Ansible
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (3.28%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.28%) OpenView
5 2 (3.28%) Puppet
5 2 (3.28%) SELinux
6 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.64%) Cacti
6 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.64%) RANCID
6 1 (1.64%) Terraform
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) VMware
2 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
3 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.31%) SAP
4 11 (18.03%) Cisco
5 6 (9.84%) Juniper
6 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.56%) F5
6 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
6 4 (6.56%) Splunk
7 3 (4.92%) Ericsson
7 3 (4.92%) HP
7 3 (4.92%) Huawei
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle
8 2 (3.28%) EMC
8 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.64%) SevOne
9 1 (1.64%) Sonatype
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