The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 23 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 19 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.63% 4.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.30% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Median daily rate £386 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% -
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
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 18.47% 24.11% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 10
Median daily rate £393 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £448 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £25.00
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 Croydon

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

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

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (51.61%) REST
4 15 (48.39%) HTML
5 13 (41.94%) CSS
5 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) JMeter
6 11 (35.48%) Python
6 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 10 (32.26%) JIRA
7 10 (32.26%) Unix
7 10 (32.26%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (29.03%) SonarQube
8 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
8 9 (29.03%) JUnit
8 9 (29.03%) Perl
8 9 (29.03%) Subversion
8 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (25.81%) SoapUI
9 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) Selenium
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 8 (25.81%) SSL
9 8 (25.81%) Functional Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Defect Tracking
10 7 (22.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
10 7 (22.58%) Web Services

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.13%) MQSeries
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) SSL
2 6 (19.35%) Internet
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) FTP
3 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
3 5 (16.13%) IPsec
3 5 (16.13%) Kerberos
3 5 (16.13%) LDAP
3 5 (16.13%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) tcpdump
3 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JMeter
2 10 (32.26%) JIRA
3 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (29.03%) JUnit
3 9 (29.03%) SonarQube
3 9 (29.03%) Subversion
4 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 8 (25.81%) SoapUI
5 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
6 4 (12.90%) Toad
7 3 (9.68%) Ant
7 3 (9.68%) Gerrit
7 3 (9.68%) Maven
8 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (19.35%) Local Government
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 9 (29.03%) Automation Tester
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) REST
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) Node.js
5 7 (22.58%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) Ajax
6 6 (19.35%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (19.35%) CSS3
6 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 6 (19.35%) RESTful
6 6 (19.35%) Spring
6 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (16.13%) J2EE
7 5 (16.13%) JavaFX
7 5 (16.13%) JMS
7 5 (16.13%) OAuth
7 5 (16.13%) SAML
7 5 (16.13%) Struts
8 3 (9.68%) XHTML
8 3 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) W3C
2 5 (16.13%) iPad
2 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (25.81%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (25.81%) Functional Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 5 (16.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (16.13%) Password Management
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) Perl
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Samba
1 5 (16.13%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Twitter
2 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
2 5 (16.13%) F5
2 5 (16.13%) NetApp
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) ForgeRock
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian