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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 54 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 19 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.38% 0.93% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.59% 12.50% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
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£375 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £356 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £405 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.41%
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
88 48 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.00% 7.43% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 31
Average daily rate £288 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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 1 October 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 25 (56.82%) XML
2 24 (54.55%) C++
3 23 (52.27%) STL
4 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.91%) HTML
4 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
5 17 (38.64%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) .NET
5 17 (38.64%) DCOM
6 16 (36.36%) Java
6 16 (36.36%) C#
7 15 (34.09%) UNIX
7 15 (34.09%) COM+
7 15 (34.09%) OLE DB
7 15 (34.09%) REST
8 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (31.82%) Web Design
8 14 (31.82%) ATL
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 12 (27.27%) Windows
9 12 (27.27%) Linux
9 12 (27.27%) Hibernate
9 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 12 (27.27%) Mac OS X
9 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
9 12 (27.27%) JAX-RS
9 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.55%) X.509
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
2 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) CppUnit
2 4 (9.09%) Fiddler
2 4 (9.09%) GoogleTest
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
5 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.27%) CodeRush
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) C++ Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.27%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Development Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Test Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) XML
2 23 (52.27%) STL
3 18 (40.91%) HTML
4 17 (38.64%) .NET
4 17 (38.64%) DCOM
5 15 (34.09%) COM+
5 15 (34.09%) OLE DB
5 15 (34.09%) REST
6 14 (31.82%) ATL
7 12 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 12 (27.27%) JAX-RS
8 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (15.91%) Spring
10 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.64%) MFC
11 4 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (6.82%) Web Services
12 3 (6.82%) HTML5
13 2 (4.55%) COM
14 1 (2.27%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) UNIX
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
1 14 (31.82%) Web Design
2 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.64%) Multithreading
3 6 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.27%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) C++
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) C#
4 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
1 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) HP
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