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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 51 71 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing HTTP 24 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.64% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.20% 2.44% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 1
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£450 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.75 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+65.21% -3.50%
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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
125 82 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.77% 9.30% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 44 42
Average daily rate £360 £373 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.13 £11.55 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.92% -46.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £19.80 £38.40
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 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 1 April 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 1 April 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 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) Responsive Web Design
3 22 (53.66%) Java
4 17 (41.46%) Subversion
4 17 (41.46%) Ruby
4 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
5 16 (39.02%) Visualisation
5 16 (39.02%) Web Design
6 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
6 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
7 13 (31.71%) Web Services
8 9 (21.95%) CSS
8 9 (21.95%) Node.js
9 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) Android
9 8 (19.51%) RESTful
9 8 (19.51%) Express
9 8 (19.51%) SOAP
9 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 8 (19.51%) XML
9 8 (19.51%) CMS
9 8 (19.51%) Content Management
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Phone
10 7 (17.07%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (17.07%) REST
10 7 (17.07%) CSS3
10 7 (17.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
10 7 (17.07%) Backbone.js

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (21.95%) Node.js
2 8 (19.51%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
1 4 (9.76%) IPv4
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) SS7
2 1 (2.44%) 3G
2 1 (2.44%) OSPF
2 1 (2.44%) BGP
2 1 (2.44%) SMTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) SSH
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.44%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Subversion
1 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) GitLab
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Java Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
3 8 (19.51%) RESTful
3 8 (19.51%) Express
3 8 (19.51%) SOAP
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) XML
4 7 (17.07%) Apache Cordova
4 7 (17.07%) REST
4 7 (17.07%) CSS3
4 7 (17.07%) Backbone.js
4 7 (17.07%) Sass
4 7 (17.07%) Ember.js
4 7 (17.07%) HTML5
4 7 (17.07%) JSON
5 6 (14.63%) GWT
5 6 (14.63%) J2EE
5 6 (14.63%) J2SE
6 5 (12.20%) Spring
6 5 (12.20%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) EPoS
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Android
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Phone
2 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (39.02%) Web Design
3 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.51%) Content Management
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.44%) Android Development
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Appcelerator
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Google
2 5 (12.20%) Sencha
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
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