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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-57.14% -42.85%
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
13 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.83% 19.85% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 15
Median daily rate £300 £420 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+260.14% -56.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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