The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 34 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.69% 1.90% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 10.00% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-35.90% -23.52%
HTTP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.56% 19.05% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 11
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Servlets
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) WSDL
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) International Banking
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Java EE
4 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 5 (50.00%) JAX-WS
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (40.00%) SonarQube

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Checkstyle
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) FindBugs
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Mockito
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) International Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) Java EE
3 5 (50.00%) JAX-WS
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Servlets
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Spring Security
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) WSDL
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (40.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Perforce