The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.36% 2.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £28.75 £29.80
% change year-on-year
+65.21% -3.50%
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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
35 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.41% 35.56% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 10
Average daily rate £400 £430 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Flask
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) POP3
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
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