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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 72 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 1.01% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 8.74% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £267 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.93% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
122 103 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.53% 11.56% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 57 59
Median daily rate £313 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.69% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.32 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 25 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) Capybara
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) git-flow
3 3 (50.00%) Dropwizard
3 3 (50.00%) RSpec
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Java

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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Capybara
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) git-flow
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) RSpec
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Access VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) D3.js
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft