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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 118 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing HTTP 10 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.70% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 4.95% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +59.29%
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
364 323 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.23% 14.16% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 157 170
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £235 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 57
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 £15.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.65 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £425 - 19
Essex +4 2 - - 3
Hertfordshire -5 2 £488 +21.87% 12
Suffolk - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 3
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (69.35%) Linux
2 41 (66.13%) Java
3 38 (61.29%) HTML
4 37 (59.68%) REST
5 30 (48.39%) Hibernate
6 29 (46.77%) Web Design
6 29 (46.77%) UNIX
6 29 (46.77%) Responsive Web Design
7 28 (45.16%) Relational Database
7 28 (45.16%) CSS
8 27 (43.55%) XML
8 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
8 27 (43.55%) Mac OS X
9 26 (41.94%) Spring
9 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
10 25 (40.32%) SQL
10 25 (40.32%) MongoDB
11 24 (38.71%) MVC
12 23 (37.10%) JAX-RS
12 23 (37.10%) Web Development
13 22 (35.48%) MySQL
14 20 (32.26%) Web Services
14 20 (32.26%) Python
14 20 (32.26%) Neo4j
15 19 (30.65%) Spring MVC
15 19 (30.65%) Oracle
16 18 (29.03%) PL/SQL
17 17 (27.42%) TDD
17 17 (27.42%) Enterprise Software
18 16 (25.81%) JAAS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (25.81%) JBoss
2 12 (19.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.23%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.23%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.61%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) LDAP
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.06%) FTP
4 4 (6.45%) NAS
4 4 (6.45%) Telnet
4 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) Wireless
4 4 (6.45%) Broadband
4 4 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) SSH
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) Relational Database
2 25 (40.32%) MongoDB
3 22 (35.48%) MySQL
4 20 (32.26%) Neo4j
5 14 (22.58%) MariaDB
6 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.84%) DTS
8 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.61%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.29%) Selenium
4 4 (6.45%) Maven
5 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.23%) Mockito
5 2 (3.23%) Hamcrest
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) NUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.61%) Log4j
6 1 (1.61%) Trac
6 1 (1.61%) MSTest
6 1 (1.61%) Redmine
6 1 (1.61%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Local Government
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Python Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Python Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (61.29%) HTML
2 37 (59.68%) REST
3 30 (48.39%) Hibernate
4 28 (45.16%) CSS
5 27 (43.55%) XML
6 26 (41.94%) Spring
7 23 (37.10%) JAX-RS
8 20 (32.26%) Web Services
9 19 (30.65%) Spring MVC
10 16 (25.81%) JAAS
11 15 (24.19%) Struts
11 15 (24.19%) JPA
12 12 (19.35%) Struts2
12 12 (19.35%) JAX-RPC
13 11 (17.74%) JSON
14 7 (11.29%) .NET
14 7 (11.29%) Twisted
14 7 (11.29%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
15 6 (9.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (22.58%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 4 (6.45%) STB
4 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.23%) Biology
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Life Science
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Linux
2 29 (46.77%) UNIX
3 27 (43.55%) Mac OS X
4 7 (11.29%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.84%) Windows
6 2 (3.23%) HPUX
7 1 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (1.61%) CentOS
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Web Design
1 29 (46.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 24 (38.71%) MVC
4 23 (37.10%) Web Development
5 17 (27.42%) TDD
6 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
7 12 (19.35%) Microservices
7 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.13%) OO
9 8 (12.90%) Scrum
10 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
10 6 (9.68%) DevOps
10 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.06%) UML
11 5 (8.06%) Web Application Development
12 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 25 (40.32%) SQL
4 20 (32.26%) Python
5 18 (29.03%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) XPath
8 2 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) C#
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) RosettaNet
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) Temenos
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.61%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Brocade
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