The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 38 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.95% 1.01% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.55% 5.56% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
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£448 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -47.05%
HTTP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 90 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.97% 18.26% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 27 45
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £155 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £96.70 £27.50 £31.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Saffron Walden - 4 - -
Chelmsford +4 1 - -
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) REST
4 17 (58.62%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Web Design
5 16 (55.17%) HTML
5 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
6 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
6 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
6 14 (48.28%) UNIX
6 14 (48.28%) Spring
6 14 (48.28%) Web Development
7 13 (44.83%) CSS
7 13 (44.83%) Mac OS X
8 12 (41.38%) MVC
8 12 (41.38%) SQL
8 12 (41.38%) MySQL
9 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
10 10 (34.48%) Spring MVC
10 10 (34.48%) Selenium
10 10 (34.48%) Oracle
10 10 (34.48%) PHP
10 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
10 10 (34.48%) XML
10 10 (34.48%) JBoss
11 9 (31.03%) LDAP
11 9 (31.03%) Firewall
11 9 (31.03%) JAAS
11 9 (31.03%) Neo4j

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) LDAP
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) Wireless
2 8 (27.59%) NAS
2 8 (27.59%) Telnet
2 8 (27.59%) Broadband
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 8 (27.59%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
2 12 (41.38%) MySQL
3 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
4 9 (31.03%) Neo4j
5 8 (27.59%) MariaDB
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Bugzilla
2 6 (20.69%) Redmine
2 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Trac
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) Mockito
3 2 (6.90%) Hamcrest
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.90%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Test Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) REST
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
3 14 (48.28%) Spring
4 13 (44.83%) CSS
5 10 (34.48%) XML
5 10 (34.48%) Spring MVC
6 9 (31.03%) JAX-RS
6 9 (31.03%) JAAS
7 8 (27.59%) .NET
7 8 (27.59%) JPA
8 7 (24.14%) Struts
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) JAX-RPC
9 5 (17.24%) Struts2
10 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.79%) jQuery
11 3 (10.34%) Java EE
12 2 (6.90%) JSON
12 2 (6.90%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (27.59%) Firmware
3 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 2 (6.90%) STB
5 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.90%) Biology
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.90%) Life Science
5 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 13 (44.83%) Mac OS X
4 6 (20.69%) Windows
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Web Design
1 17 (58.62%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
2 14 (48.28%) Web Development
3 12 (41.38%) MVC
4 7 (24.14%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) Validation
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Bioinformatics
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) PHP
4 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
5 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
5 8 (27.59%) Ruby
5 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
5 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
1 10 (34.48%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) Twitter
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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