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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 72 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 0.46% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 4.26% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 14
Average daily rate
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£380 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.48 £61.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-61.66% +172.22%
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
210 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.98% 10.74% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 49 60
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £224 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Average hourly rate £20.19 £13.00 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.10 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -3 8 £325 - 1
Amersham +6 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £483 -
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) XML
2 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (40.00%) JDBC
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
4 9 (36.00%) SOAP
4 9 (36.00%) JSON
5 8 (32.00%) HTTPS
6 7 (28.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) DHTML
7 6 (24.00%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) Struts
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) JSP
7 6 (24.00%) Servlets
7 6 (24.00%) JMS
7 6 (24.00%) IBM
7 6 (24.00%) FTP
7 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (24.00%) Spring
7 6 (24.00%) Open Source
7 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) CA Wily
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Banking
8 5 (20.00%) WebSphere

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (24.00%) FTP
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) SSL
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) SMTP
5 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Introscope
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) Ant
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 10 (40.00%) JDBC
3 9 (36.00%) SOAP
3 9 (36.00%) JSON
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) DHTML
5 6 (24.00%) JSP
5 6 (24.00%) Servlets
5 6 (24.00%) Struts
5 6 (24.00%) JMS
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) REST
6 5 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) DOM
7 4 (16.00%) cXML
7 4 (16.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (24.00%) OO
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
3 4 (16.00%) Garbage Collection
3 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Jython
4 4 (16.00%) Korn
4 4 (16.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (16.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.00%) Apple