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 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 30 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 37 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.88% 0.51% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.58% 4.48% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 5
Average daily rate
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£369 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.64% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £395 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £395 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +59.29%
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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
104 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.72% 11.38% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 16 47
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £291 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.42
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 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 39 (60.00%) XML
2 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 34 (52.31%) HTML5
3 33 (50.77%) AngularJS
4 26 (40.00%) C#
4 26 (40.00%) .NET
5 25 (38.46%) C++
6 24 (36.92%) Visual Studio
6 24 (36.92%) FIX Protocol
7 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
8 22 (33.85%) STL
9 21 (32.31%) HTTPS
9 21 (32.31%) Finance
10 20 (30.77%) Web Design
10 20 (30.77%) CSS
10 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
10 20 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
10 20 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (30.77%) CSS3
11 19 (29.23%) Backbone.js
11 19 (29.23%) SQL
12 18 (27.69%) jQuery
13 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
15 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (21.54%) Web Services
16 14 (21.54%) REST
17 13 (20.00%) Front Office

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (9.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.31%) Jasmine
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Front Office
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 23 (35.38%) C++ Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Development Specialist
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Senior C++ Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (10.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.15%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.54%) Wintel Specialist
9 1 (1.54%) Consultant
9 1 (1.54%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.00%) XML
2 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 34 (52.31%) HTML5
3 33 (50.77%) AngularJS
4 26 (40.00%) .NET
5 24 (36.92%) FIX Protocol
6 22 (33.85%) STL
7 20 (30.77%) CSS
7 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 20 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
7 20 (30.77%) CSS3
8 19 (29.23%) Backbone.js
9 18 (27.69%) jQuery
10 14 (21.54%) Web Services
10 14 (21.54%) REST
11 12 (18.46%) DCOM
12 10 (15.38%) COM+
13 9 (13.85%) OLE DB
14 8 (12.31%) SVG
14 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Visualisation
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Web Design
1 20 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 5 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.62%) MVC
6 3 (4.62%) OO
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.54%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.54%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.54%) Scrum
8 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.00%) C#
3 25 (38.46%) C++
4 19 (29.23%) SQL
5 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.23%) VB
7 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.15%) VB6
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) VBScript
10 1 (1.54%) COBOL
10 1 (1.54%) Java
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
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