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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 25 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.94% 0.71% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.50% 2.94% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £365 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +270.00%
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
40 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.21% 24.29% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 20
Median daily rate £393 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) REST
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) SSL
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (33.33%) Node.js
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Perl
7 6 (28.57%) Internet
7 6 (28.57%) W3C
7 6 (28.57%) JMeter
7 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) Local Government
7 6 (28.57%) Selenium
7 6 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Unix
9 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
9 4 (19.05%) LDAP

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 7 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) FTP
4 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
4 4 (19.05%) IPsec
4 4 (19.05%) LDAP
4 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
5 3 (14.29%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JMeter
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) Toad
5 1 (4.76%) Ant
5 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 6 (28.57%) Local Government
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) REST
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) W3C
2 4 (19.05%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
4 4 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Samba
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
1 4 (19.05%) F5
1 4 (19.05%) NetApp
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle