The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Docklands, London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 24 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.71% 4.08% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 24.00% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £625 £200 £548
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -63.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £28.55 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-56.20% +8.74%
Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.35% 17.01% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 20
Average daily rate £520 £425 £548
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £203 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £518 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
HTTP
London

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) HBase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (100.00%) 29West