The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 54 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.65% 0.96% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 6.48% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £525 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £47.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +280.00%
HTTP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 108 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.12% 14.81% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 34
Average daily rate £413 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £193 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £403 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Cambridge -8 1 - - 7
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 12 (80.00%) JSON
3 12 (80.00%) REST
3 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (73.33%) 802.1X
4 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
4 11 (73.33%) ZigBee
4 11 (73.33%) Ajax
4 11 (73.33%) Perl
4 11 (73.33%) Python
4 11 (73.33%) C
4 11 (73.33%) Bluetooth
4 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (73.33%) SSL
4 11 (73.33%) Internet
4 11 (73.33%) 802.15
4 11 (73.33%) X.509
4 11 (73.33%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (60.00%) Internet of Things
6 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) High Availability
7 5 (33.33%) Smart Meter
7 5 (33.33%) Java

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (6.67%) BigMachines
2 1 (6.67%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Force.com
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) 802.15
1 11 (73.33%) Bluetooth
1 11 (73.33%) Internet
1 11 (73.33%) SSL
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
1 11 (73.33%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (73.33%) X.509
1 11 (73.33%) ZigBee
2 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.67%) Protractor
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Software Team Leader
1 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) JSON
2 12 (80.00%) REST
3 11 (73.33%) 802.1X
3 11 (73.33%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Django
5 1 (6.67%) Java EE
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Mason
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (73.33%) C
2 11 (73.33%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Siebel