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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 22 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.09% 3.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.49% 21.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £380 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-57.14% -42.85%
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
82 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.82% 17.78% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 12
Median daily rate £450 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 29 (72.50%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (55.00%) REST
5 20 (50.00%) HTML
5 20 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
6 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 19 (47.50%) JIRA
7 18 (45.00%) JUnit
7 18 (45.00%) CSS
7 18 (45.00%) JMeter
7 18 (45.00%) SonarQube
8 17 (42.50%) Defect Tracking
8 17 (42.50%) Scrum
8 17 (42.50%) SoapUI
9 16 (40.00%) Python
9 16 (40.00%) Functional Testing
10 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
10 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
10 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 15 (37.50%) Subversion
11 14 (35.00%) Perl
12 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
12 13 (32.50%) RESTful
12 13 (32.50%) Smoke Testing
13 12 (30.00%) Selenium
14 11 (27.50%) Ruby
14 11 (27.50%) OAuth
14 11 (27.50%) SQL
14 11 (27.50%) Kerberos

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 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 8 (20.00%) JBoss
2 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Kerberos
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) FTP
2 5 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 5 (12.50%) IPsec
2 5 (12.50%) LDAP
2 5 (12.50%) NAS
2 5 (12.50%) Network Security
2 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) tcpdump
2 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 5 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) DB2
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) JIRA
2 18 (45.00%) JMeter
2 18 (45.00%) JUnit
2 18 (45.00%) SonarQube
3 17 (42.50%) SoapUI
4 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 15 (37.50%) Subversion
5 12 (30.00%) Selenium
6 9 (22.50%) Toad
7 8 (20.00%) Ant
7 8 (20.00%) Gerrit
7 8 (20.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Tester
2 15 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 14 (35.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 4 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 4 (10.00%) UX Developer
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) REST
2 20 (50.00%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) CSS
4 13 (32.50%) RESTful
5 11 (27.50%) OAuth
5 11 (27.50%) SAML
6 8 (20.00%) LAMP
6 8 (20.00%) SailPoint
6 8 (20.00%) XHTML
7 7 (17.50%) Node.js
8 6 (15.00%) Ajax
8 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.00%) CSS3
8 6 (15.00%) HTML5
8 6 (15.00%) Spring
8 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (12.50%) J2EE
9 5 (12.50%) JavaFX
9 5 (12.50%) JMS
9 5 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (15.00%) W3C
2 5 (12.50%) iPad
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) Solaris
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (42.50%) Defect Tracking
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
5 13 (32.50%) Smoke Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 11 (27.50%) Password Management
7 9 (22.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
8 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Regression Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (17.50%) System Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Web Design
9 6 (15.00%) Web Development
10 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Python
4 14 (35.00%) Perl
5 11 (27.50%) Ruby
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Samba
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (12.50%) Nagios
2 5 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) ForgeRock
1 8 (20.00%) IBM
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Twitter
3 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.50%) F5
3 5 (12.50%) NetApp
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian