The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 4.16% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 20.43% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 11
Median daily rate £419 £480 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% +27.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £409 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £532 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 186 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.02% 20.37% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 109 74
Median daily rate £338 £475 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +21.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Cheshire region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +10 2 - -
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Jython
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
1 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) ATDD
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Jython
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 1 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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