The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 57 69 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing HTTP 11 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.55% 0.23% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.32% 3.51% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 20
Median daily rate £313 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £450 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
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
118 57 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.62% 6.48% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 19 50
Median daily rate £338 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 17 (77.27%) Unix
1 17 (77.27%) IBM
2 14 (63.64%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) DataPower
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 9 (40.91%) JSON
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) SOAP
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) XSD
5 9 (40.91%) SOA
5 9 (40.91%) WSDL
5 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
5 9 (40.91%) Middleware
5 9 (40.91%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (36.36%) Remedy
6 8 (36.36%) HP
6 8 (36.36%) XMLSpy
6 8 (36.36%) FTP
6 8 (36.36%) XSL
6 8 (36.36%) XSLT
6 8 (36.36%) AIX
6 8 (36.36%) MQSeries
6 8 (36.36%) ClearCase
6 8 (36.36%) EDI

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
1 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (40.91%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (36.36%) MQSeries
3 8 (36.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (13.64%) IIS
6 1 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 8 (36.36%) FTP
2 8 (36.36%) WinSCP
3 6 (27.27%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) ClearCase
1 8 (36.36%) XMLSpy
2 2 (9.09%) Fiddler
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) gulp
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.55%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) JSON
2 9 (40.91%) Middleware
2 9 (40.91%) REST
2 9 (40.91%) SOAP
2 9 (40.91%) WSDL
2 9 (40.91%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) XSD
3 8 (36.36%) EDI
3 8 (36.36%) JMS
3 8 (36.36%) XSL
3 8 (36.36%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) Express
5 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) DataPower
2 8 (36.36%) SWIFT
3 5 (22.73%) Replication
4 4 (18.18%) Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) AIX
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) SOA
2 8 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (36.36%) EAI
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Korn
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) HL7
1 8 (36.36%) SEPA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle