The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cardiff 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 40 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 0.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.26% 12.05% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 18
Average daily rate £365 £250 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) JBehave
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Test Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
1 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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