The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 23 July 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 East Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 74 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.069% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.43% 0.47% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.25 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+172.22% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 211 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.25% 14.59% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 64
Average daily rate £350 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £419 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 21
Average hourly rate £13.81 £12.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.73% -35.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £25.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
HTTP
England

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the East Midlands region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 7 - - 5
Derbyshire - - - - 2
Leicestershire - - - - 6
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (75.00%) XML
2 19 (67.86%) HTTPS
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) REST
4 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 11 (39.29%) SAP
4 11 (39.29%) XSD
4 11 (39.29%) WSDL
4 11 (39.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
5 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 10 (35.71%) SOA
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) JMS
7 8 (28.57%) NetWeaver
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (25.00%) Analytics
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (25.00%) Intel
8 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (21.43%) Star Schema
9 6 (21.43%) OLAP
9 6 (21.43%) MS Office
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle OLAP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (28.57%) NetWeaver
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Force.com
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) HTTPS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) DMZ
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (21.43%) OLAP
2 6 (21.43%) Star Schema
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
1 11 (39.29%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (42.86%) REST
3 11 (39.29%) WSDL
3 11 (39.29%) XSD
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 8 (28.57%) JMS
6 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (14.29%) Middleware
7 4 (14.29%) SOAP
8 3 (10.71%) Struts
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) Visualforce
9 2 (7.14%) BAPI
9 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (3.57%) Spring
10 1 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.14%) DataPower
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) SOA
2 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C++
3 3 (10.71%) Apex Code
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
5 1 (3.57%) PHP5
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
1 5 (17.86%) TickIT
2 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
1 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) Intel
3 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Software AG
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Perforce
6 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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