The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 50 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 24 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.46% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 1.52% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Average daily rate £355 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
HTTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 197 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.98% 17.03% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 82 29
Average daily rate £388 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.10 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +26 20 £355 -21.11% 6
Aylesbury - 2 £450 - 1
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 39 (57.35%) Java
2 37 (54.41%) XML
3 31 (45.59%) Clustering
4 28 (41.18%) Linux
5 25 (36.76%) J2EE
5 25 (36.76%) JDBC
6 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 19 (27.94%) LDAP
7 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
8 18 (26.47%) Network Design
8 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (26.47%) SOAP
8 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
8 18 (26.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 17 (25.00%) HTML
9 17 (25.00%) CA Wily
10 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (23.53%) CSS
10 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 15 (22.06%) Python
11 15 (22.06%) Introscope
11 15 (22.06%) Finance
12 14 (20.59%) SSL
12 14 (20.59%) IBM
12 14 (20.59%) Web Services
13 13 (19.12%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (19.12%) Jython
13 13 (19.12%) Korn
13 13 (19.12%) JNDI
13 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
2 18 (26.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.82%) Apache
4 6 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.94%) Liferay
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.88%) Heroku
1 4 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.94%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 19 (27.94%) LDAP
3 14 (20.59%) SSL
4 9 (13.24%) HTTPS
5 6 (8.82%) Firewall
6 4 (5.88%) FTP
7 3 (4.41%) Internet
8 2 (2.94%) Intranet
8 2 (2.94%) LAN
8 2 (2.94%) SMTP
8 2 (2.94%) WAN
9 1 (1.47%) H.323
9 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.47%) SSH
9 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Introscope
2 6 (8.82%) Subversion
3 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 25 (36.76%) Administrator
3 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Administrator
4 12 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 10 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 8 (11.76%) Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) iOS Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.41%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (54.41%) XML
2 25 (36.76%) J2EE
2 25 (36.76%) JDBC
3 18 (26.47%) SOAP
4 17 (25.00%) HTML
5 16 (23.53%) CSS
6 14 (20.59%) Web Services
7 13 (19.12%) JNDI
7 13 (19.12%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (17.65%) DHTML
8 12 (17.65%) Hibernate
8 12 (17.65%) JMS
8 12 (17.65%) JSP
8 12 (17.65%) Servlets
8 12 (17.65%) Spring
8 12 (17.65%) Struts
9 5 (7.35%) DOM
9 5 (7.35%) JSON
9 5 (7.35%) REST
10 3 (4.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Clustering
2 7 (10.29%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Blockchain
3 5 (7.35%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.94%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Linux
2 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.71%) Windows
4 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.82%) Unix
6 4 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Network Design
2 12 (17.65%) High Availability
2 12 (17.65%) OO
2 12 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (17.65%) Open Source
2 12 (17.65%) Software Architecture
2 12 (17.65%) Use Case
3 11 (16.18%) Garbage Collection
4 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.29%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.35%) TDD
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.88%) Android Development
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.94%) Change Management
8 2 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.06%) Python
4 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
4 13 (19.12%) Jython
4 13 (19.12%) Korn
5 5 (7.35%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (2.94%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) CDISC
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
2 14 (20.59%) IBM
3 11 (16.18%) Adobe
4 4 (5.88%) CA
4 4 (5.88%) Google
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Remedy
6 2 (2.94%) FatWire
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire
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