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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 38 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 29 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.63% 0.32% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.88% 3.17% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 11
Average daily rate
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£338 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -4.16%
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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 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.00% 10.06% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 54
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £68.00 - £12.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -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
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 4 March 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 37 (57.81%) XML
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
2 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 36 (56.25%) HTML5
3 35 (54.69%) AngularJS
4 24 (37.50%) C#
4 24 (37.50%) .NET
5 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
6 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
6 21 (32.81%) C++
6 21 (32.81%) HTTPS
6 21 (32.81%) Finance
7 20 (31.25%) Web Design
7 20 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
7 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 20 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
7 20 (31.25%) CSS3
7 20 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (29.69%) Backbone.js
8 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
9 18 (28.13%) jQuery
9 18 (28.13%) STL
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
11 16 (25.00%) SQL
11 16 (25.00%) REST
12 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (23.44%) Web Services
12 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (23.44%) Front Office
13 14 (21.88%) T-SQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) HTTPS
2 6 (9.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (9.38%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Front Office
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) C++ Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Development Specialist
4 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (10.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.25%) UI Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) HTML Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Wintel Specialist
10 1 (1.56%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.56%) Consultant
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) XML
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
2 36 (56.25%) HTML5
3 35 (54.69%) AngularJS
4 24 (37.50%) .NET
5 20 (31.25%) FIX Protocol
5 20 (31.25%) CSS
5 20 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
5 20 (31.25%) CSS3
6 19 (29.69%) Backbone.js
6 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
7 18 (28.13%) jQuery
7 18 (28.13%) STL
8 16 (25.00%) REST
9 15 (23.44%) Web Services
10 9 (14.06%) DCOM
11 8 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (12.50%) COM+
11 8 (12.50%) SVG
12 7 (10.94%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Web Design
1 20 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
4 6 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.69%) OO
6 3 (4.69%) MVC
7 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.56%) Scrum
8 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) C#
3 21 (32.81%) C++
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.38%) VB
7 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.25%) VB6
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) VBScript
10 1 (1.56%) COBOL
10 1 (1.56%) Java
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
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