The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 68 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.49% 1.72% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 11.81% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 21
Median daily rate £338 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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
121 127 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.68% 14.55% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 98 68
Median daily rate £370 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £477 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £30.00 £44.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 February 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) GitHub
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Capybara
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) git-flow
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) RSpec
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) Protractor
3 1 (10.00%) XMLUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Dropwizard
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Akka
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) D3.js
5 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
5 1 (10.00%) Leaflet
5 1 (10.00%) OpenLayers
5 1 (10.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) BPEL
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM