The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 46 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.26% - 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -38.23%
HTTP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.55% 16.14% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 16 35
Average daily rate £288 £285 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.87% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £130 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Gloucestershire region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Gloucestershire region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £400 -
HTTP
South West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (88.89%) SSL
2 15 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 15 (83.33%) F5
3 14 (77.78%) Zenoss
3 14 (77.78%) CCENT
3 14 (77.78%) Squid
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) DNS
3 14 (77.78%) Juniper
3 14 (77.78%) LDAP
3 14 (77.78%) SMTP
3 14 (77.78%) Perl
3 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Internet
3 14 (77.78%) LPIC
4 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 10 (55.56%) qmail
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Security
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) JMS
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) WSDL
8 2 (11.11%) SOA

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) SSL
2 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) LDAP
2 14 (77.78%) SMTP
2 14 (77.78%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (77.78%) Administrator
1 14 (77.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 14 (77.78%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (5.56%) Database Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
2 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Tester
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) JMS
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) WSDL
2 2 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) JAXB
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Security
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) SysML
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) XPath
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) CCENT
1 14 (77.78%) LPIC
2 2 (11.11%) BC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Squid
2 10 (55.56%) qmail
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) F5
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (5.56%) KANA
4 1 (5.56%) Kofax
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Software AG
4 1 (5.56%) SAP