The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 23 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.87% 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £465 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.65% 13.70% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 20
Average daily rate £351 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £175 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Perforce
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Perforce