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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 59 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.60% 0.32% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 2.20% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate
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£425 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.75 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+65.21% -3.50%
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
101 91 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.05% 14.38% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 44
Average daily rate £325 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £196 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £370 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 29
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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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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 +3 2 £438 - 18
Peterborough - 1 £350 - 4
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Temenos
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 2 (20.00%) Temenos T24

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (20.00%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
2 3 (30.00%) UI Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Python Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Twisted
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Temenos
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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