The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 69 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 2.13% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 9.15% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.59 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-57.75% +18.36%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 142 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.21% 23.28% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 57
Average daily rate £275 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 27
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.65 £55.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
HTTP
East of England

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 2 - - 11
Peterborough - - - - 1
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday