The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 27 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.40% 3.93% 4.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 24.29% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 15
Median daily rate £403 £323 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -34.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £344 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
49 70 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.41% 16.17% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 33
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Go
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (50.00%) Dropwizard
4 8 (50.00%) Web Design
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) RESTful
4 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (50.00%) Neo4j
4 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 7 (43.75%) Microservices
5 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
5 7 (43.75%) Kafka
5 7 (43.75%) REST
5 7 (43.75%) iXBRL
5 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
5 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 7 (43.75%) Spring
5 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) TDD

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) IPsec
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) JSON
2 8 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) iXBRL
3 7 (43.75%) Kafka
3 7 (43.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Web Design
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Test Management
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Go
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle