The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 42 33 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Contract jobs citing HTTP 16 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.55% 4.62% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 33.98% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 0
Average daily rate £288 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
HTTP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 103 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.86% 13.59% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 57 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (60.71%) Web Services
2 16 (57.14%) SSL
3 15 (53.57%) XML
3 15 (53.57%) WSDL
3 15 (53.57%) SOAP
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Java
6 12 (42.86%) MQSeries
7 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
9 9 (32.14%) DataPower
10 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
10 8 (28.57%) JSON
10 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
10 8 (28.57%) HTTPS
10 8 (28.57%) IBM
10 8 (28.57%) Unix
10 8 (28.57%) REST
10 8 (28.57%) SDLC
11 7 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (25.00%) SEPA
11 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (25.00%) SWIFT
11 7 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (25.00%) WinSCP
11 7 (25.00%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) IIS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (42.86%) MQSeries
2 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
3 7 (25.00%) IIS
3 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 3 (10.71%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) SSL
2 8 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 7 (25.00%) FTP
3 7 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 7 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (25.00%) XMLSpy
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) gulp
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Integration Specialist
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Web Services
2 15 (53.57%) SOAP
2 15 (53.57%) WSDL
2 15 (53.57%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 8 (28.57%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.00%) EDI
4 7 (25.00%) JMS
4 7 (25.00%) Middleware
4 7 (25.00%) XSD
4 7 (25.00%) XSL
4 7 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) hapi
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) DataPower
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
2 7 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.71%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 8 (28.57%) SDLC
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (25.00%) EAI
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) HL7
1 7 (25.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.71%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) HP
2 7 (25.00%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago