The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Coventry region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 28 32
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 2.20% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.86% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £545 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.66% 12.33% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
Average daily rate £360 £210 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £100 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £280 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

HTTP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago