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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 48 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing HTTP 26 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.99% 0.26% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.42% 2.86% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +23.28%
HTTP
South West

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
111 70 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.74% 8.93% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 33 37
Average daily rate £375 £278 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +40.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -55.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (39.39%) Subversion
5 12 (36.36%) Ruby
6 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 11 (33.33%) Web Design
7 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
7 10 (30.30%) Web Services
7 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
8 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) J2EE
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) XML
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 6 (18.18%) J2SE
10 6 (18.18%) GWT
10 6 (18.18%) JSON
10 6 (18.18%) Spring
11 5 (15.15%) Content Management
11 5 (15.15%) Google
11 5 (15.15%) RESTful
11 5 (15.15%) Ext JS
11 5 (15.15%) Node.js
11 5 (15.15%) REST
11 5 (15.15%) Sencha
11 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
11 5 (15.15%) Linux

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (15.15%) Node.js
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
1 4 (12.12%) IPv4
2 1 (3.03%) LTE
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) SS7
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) OSPF
2 1 (3.03%) BGP
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Subversion
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
4 4 (12.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) J2EE
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
3 6 (18.18%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) J2SE
3 6 (18.18%) GWT
3 6 (18.18%) JSON
3 6 (18.18%) Spring
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Ext JS
4 5 (15.15%) REST
4 5 (15.15%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) SOAP
5 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
5 4 (12.12%) CSS3
5 4 (12.12%) Sass
5 4 (12.12%) Ember.js
5 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.12%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone
2 4 (12.12%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (33.33%) Web Design
3 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Content Management
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Test Management
8 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Erlang
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Sencha
3 4 (12.12%) Appcelerator
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday