The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 112 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.72% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 6.15% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £383 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -4.16%
HTTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 309 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.34% 11.66% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 140 158
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 39 55
Average hourly rate £23.13 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £40.00 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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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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
Essex +15 7 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £425 - 20
Hertfordshire -3 2 £488 +21.87% 11
Norfolk - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 40 (70.18%) HTML
2 39 (68.42%) Java
2 39 (68.42%) Linux
3 37 (64.91%) REST
4 32 (56.14%) Hibernate
5 31 (54.39%) Web Design
5 31 (54.39%) UNIX
5 31 (54.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 30 (52.63%) Relational Database
6 30 (52.63%) Mac OS X
7 29 (50.88%) Configuration Management
7 29 (50.88%) CSS
8 27 (47.37%) XML
8 27 (47.37%) MVC
9 25 (43.86%) MongoDB
10 24 (42.11%) JAX-RS
10 24 (42.11%) Spring
10 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
10 24 (42.11%) SQL
11 23 (40.35%) Web Development
12 22 (38.60%) Spring MVC
13 21 (36.84%) Neo4j
13 21 (36.84%) MySQL
14 19 (33.33%) Oracle
14 19 (33.33%) PL/SQL
14 19 (33.33%) Web Services
14 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (31.58%) TDD
16 17 (29.82%) JBoss
16 17 (29.82%) LDAP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (29.82%) JBoss
2 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.51%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) LDAP
2 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) FTP
4 2 (3.51%) Telnet
4 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) Broadband
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) SSH
4 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 2 (3.51%) NAS
5 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 25 (43.86%) MongoDB
3 21 (36.84%) Neo4j
3 21 (36.84%) MySQL
4 17 (29.82%) MariaDB
5 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.26%) DTS
7 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Trac
4 1 (1.75%) Redmine
4 1 (1.75%) MSTest
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
4 1 (1.75%) Hamcrest
4 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.51%) Banking
1 2 (3.51%) Local Government
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 34 (59.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Python Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Python Programmer
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Programmer
7 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) HTML
2 37 (64.91%) REST
3 32 (56.14%) Hibernate
4 29 (50.88%) CSS
5 27 (47.37%) XML
6 24 (42.11%) JAX-RS
6 24 (42.11%) Spring
7 22 (38.60%) Spring MVC
8 19 (33.33%) Web Services
9 17 (29.82%) JAAS
9 17 (29.82%) JPA
10 16 (28.07%) Struts
11 14 (24.56%) Struts2
11 14 (24.56%) JAX-RPC
12 8 (14.04%) JSON
13 6 (10.53%) .NET
13 6 (10.53%) Twisted
13 6 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (8.77%) RESTful
15 4 (7.02%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.51%) STB
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Biology
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (68.42%) Linux
2 31 (54.39%) UNIX
3 30 (52.63%) Mac OS X
4 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.51%) Windows
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) CentOS
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Web Design
1 31 (54.39%) Responsive Web Design
2 29 (50.88%) Configuration Management
3 27 (47.37%) MVC
4 23 (40.35%) Web Development
5 18 (31.58%) TDD
6 14 (24.56%) Microservices
7 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.28%) Scrum
10 7 (12.28%) OO
11 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
11 5 (8.77%) DevOps
12 4 (7.02%) UML
12 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
13 2 (3.51%) CMMI
13 2 (3.51%) Bioinformatics
13 2 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 24 (42.11%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 15 (26.32%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Ruby
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) Scala
6 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) XPath
7 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) RosettaNet
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Firmware
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Temenos
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
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