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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
8 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.61% 14.17% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 19
Median daily rate £375 £435 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +65.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £314 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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