The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 62 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.81% 0.12% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 1.08% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year
+260.00% -44.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 93 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.62% 11.16% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 45 26
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 5
Average hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 21 (61.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (55.88%) Configuration Management
4 18 (52.94%) Ruby
4 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
5 17 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 17 (50.00%) Subversion
5 17 (50.00%) Web Design
6 16 (47.06%) Java
6 16 (47.06%) Relational Database
7 9 (26.47%) Linux
8 6 (17.65%) SSL
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 6 (17.65%) Node.js
9 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 5 (14.71%) RESTful
9 5 (14.71%) Express
9 5 (14.71%) Android
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Content Management
9 5 (14.71%) CSS
9 5 (14.71%) SOAP
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) CMS
10 4 (11.76%) Windows
10 4 (11.76%) Web Development
10 4 (11.76%) CSS3
10 4 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 5 (14.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) IPv4
3 1 (2.94%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.94%) LTE
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) SS7
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 17 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.94%) GitLab
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Data Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) RESTful
2 5 (14.71%) Express
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) CSS3
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
3 4 (11.76%) Sass
3 4 (11.76%) Ember.js
3 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
3 4 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.88%) LESS
4 2 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) Memcached
5 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (55.88%) Configuration Management
3 17 (50.00%) Web Design
4 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Content Management
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.94%) Android Development
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Management
8 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 18 (52.94%) Ruby
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Erlang
5 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
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