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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 30 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 39 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.35% 0.81% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.05% 6.76% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £383 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £356 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
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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
95 74 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.03% 11.99% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 42
Average daily rate £340 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 38 (62.30%) XML
2 28 (45.90%) C++
3 27 (44.26%) HTML
3 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 27 (44.26%) FIX Protocol
3 27 (44.26%) HTML5
4 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
4 26 (42.62%) STL
5 24 (39.34%) C#
5 24 (39.34%) .NET
6 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
7 22 (36.07%) SQL
7 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
8 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
8 21 (34.43%) Finance
9 19 (31.15%) DCOM
10 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
10 18 (29.51%) HTTPS
11 17 (27.87%) Web Design
11 17 (27.87%) COM+
11 17 (27.87%) CSS
11 17 (27.87%) CSS3
11 17 (27.87%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (27.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (26.23%) Backbone.js
12 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
12 16 (26.23%) OLE DB
13 15 (24.59%) jQuery
14 14 (22.95%) ATL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.11%) Jasmine
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.20%) Fiddler
4 3 (4.92%) CppUnit
4 3 (4.92%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.64%) CodeRush
5 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Front Office
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) C++ Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Development Specialist
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Senior C++ Developer
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.56%) UI Developer
6 4 (6.56%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.92%) HTML Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (1.64%) C++ Team Leader
9 1 (1.64%) Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Wintel Specialist
9 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.64%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.64%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (62.30%) XML
2 27 (44.26%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) FIX Protocol
2 27 (44.26%) HTML5
3 26 (42.62%) AngularJS
3 26 (42.62%) STL
4 24 (39.34%) .NET
5 19 (31.15%) DCOM
6 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
7 17 (27.87%) COM+
7 17 (27.87%) CSS
7 17 (27.87%) CSS3
7 17 (27.87%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (26.23%) Backbone.js
8 16 (26.23%) OLE DB
9 15 (24.59%) jQuery
10 14 (22.95%) Web Services
10 14 (22.95%) ATL
11 10 (16.39%) REST
12 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Web Design
1 17 (27.87%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.20%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
4 5 (8.20%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.56%) TDD
6 3 (4.92%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.92%) OO
6 3 (4.92%) MVC
6 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.64%) Memory Management
8 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) C++
2 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (39.34%) C#
4 22 (36.07%) SQL
5 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) VB
6 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.92%) VB6
8 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.28%) VBScript
9 1 (1.64%) COBOL
9 1 (1.64%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
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