The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 18 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.09% - 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £47.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +280.00%
HTTP
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.39% 17.01% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 17
Median daily rate £325 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft