The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 35 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.57% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 3.45% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
HTTP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.92% 10.18% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 7
Average daily rate £324 £208 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.02% -48.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.35 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +94.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) Configuration Management
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (86.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (73.33%) Web Design
3 11 (73.33%) Web Development
3 11 (73.33%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) XHTML
8 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (13.33%) Semantic HTML

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Lead Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) XHTML
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (13.33%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Configuration Management
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
1 13 (86.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 11 (73.33%) Web Design
2 11 (73.33%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Qualitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Rackspace