The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 45 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.62% 1.87% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% 10.10% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Median daily rate £348 £425 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +157.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +270.00%
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
43 99 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.98% 18.50% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 56
Median daily rate £320 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £8.50 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 4 £348 -
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
2 19 (67.86%) SSL
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Puppet
3 18 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (46.43%) Java
6 12 (42.86%) .NET
6 12 (42.86%) DevOps
7 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
7 11 (39.29%) Middleware
8 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) Coaching
9 9 (32.14%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Scrum
9 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) IIS
9 9 (32.14%) Perl
10 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 8 (28.57%) SOA
11 7 (25.00%) Subversion
11 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (25.00%) Classic ASP
11 7 (25.00%) REST
11 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Jetty
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
2 19 (67.86%) SSL
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) FTP
4 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 3 (10.71%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) ADSL
5 1 (3.57%) Broadband
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) NAS
5 1 (3.57%) Telnet
5 1 (3.57%) VDSL
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Redmine
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Trac
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) Middleware
3 7 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 7 (25.00%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) Ajax
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 5 (17.86%) CSS3
5 5 (17.86%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 3 (10.71%) Django
7 3 (10.71%) Play Framework
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
8 2 (7.14%) Servlets
9 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
5 6 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (42.86%) DevOps
4 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
5 10 (35.71%) Coaching
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) Open Source
6 9 (32.14%) Scrum
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) SOA
8 7 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.00%) Kanban
8 7 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (25.00%) User Stories
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 5 (17.86%) API Design
10 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Puppet
2 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) WSO2