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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 109 105 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs citing HTTP 28 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.10% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 7.64% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £165 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £12.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year
+230.00% -44.05%
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
542 419 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.19% 14.34% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 202 139
Average daily rate £313 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 34 73
Average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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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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
Essex +8 10 £248 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire 0 9 £388 +17.42% 12
Hertfordshire -9 7 £450 -14.28% 7
Suffolk +4 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire +4 1 £375 - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 23 (56.10%) CSS
3 23 (56.10%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (41.46%) Java
6 15 (36.59%) REST
7 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
7 14 (34.15%) MySQL
7 14 (34.15%) UNIX
8 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
9 12 (29.27%) Mac OS X
9 12 (29.27%) Web Services
10 11 (26.83%) TDD
10 11 (26.83%) HTML5
11 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
11 10 (24.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
12 8 (19.51%) Python
12 8 (19.51%) SSL
12 8 (19.51%) Subversion
12 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
12 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.07%) JSON
13 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
13 7 (17.07%) CSS3
13 7 (17.07%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
1 4 (9.76%) JBoss
1 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
2 2 (4.88%) Temenos T24
3 1 (2.44%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.51%) SSL
3 6 (14.63%) FTP
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless
5 4 (9.76%) Telnet
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 4 (9.76%) LDAP
6 3 (7.32%) Broadband
6 3 (7.32%) DNS
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) SSH
7 2 (4.88%) NAS
7 2 (4.88%) IPv4
7 2 (4.88%) IPv6
7 2 (4.88%) Internet
7 2 (4.88%) 802.11
8 1 (2.44%) DWDM
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
1 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.76%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.88%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.51%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 4 (9.76%) Trac
5 3 (7.32%) Redmine
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.44%) Grunt
7 1 (2.44%) Bower
7 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) UI Developer
3 5 (12.20%) UI Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Magento Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 23 (56.10%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) REST
4 12 (29.27%) Web Services
5 11 (26.83%) HTML5
6 7 (17.07%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) JSON
7 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
7 6 (14.63%) Middleware
7 6 (14.63%) RESTful
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) XML
9 4 (9.76%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (9.76%) JAXB
9 4 (9.76%) JPA
9 4 (9.76%) Spring MVC
9 4 (9.76%) JAAS
9 4 (9.76%) Struts
9 4 (9.76%) LAMP
9 4 (9.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.44%) STB
4 1 (2.44%) IPTV
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) UNIX
3 12 (29.27%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (24.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) Web Design
6 6 (14.63%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.63%) User Stories
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) OO
7 5 (12.20%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Microservices
9 3 (7.32%) Critical Success Factor
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 6 (14.63%) C
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.76%) C++
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) Scala
7 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) Perl
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.44%) XQuery
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) RosettaNet
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
1 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Zend
2 3 (7.32%) Facebook
3 2 (4.88%) WSO2
3 2 (4.88%) Temenos
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) NetApp
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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