The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -47.05%
HTTP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.71% 16.43% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 15
Average daily rate £375 £275 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) JUnit
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JSON
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) Jasmine
3 8 (57.14%) Scala
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) Play Framework
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Hudson
5 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) MVC

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) JUnit
3 8 (57.14%) Jasmine
4 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (35.71%) Hudson
5 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) QUnit
6 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 2 (14.29%) Ant
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
6 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 2 (14.29%) JBehave
6 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 2 (14.29%) Trac
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (14.29%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (7.14%) CMake
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Test Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) Ajax
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
2 8 (57.14%) CSS3
2 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) Play Framework
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) WebCenter
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 2 (14.29%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
5 2 (14.29%) Groovy
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) XQuery
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) HP
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