The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 23 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.75% - 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.25 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+116.81% -33.52%
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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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 21.05% 20.29% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 3
Average daily rate £360 £281 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -29.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) SMTP
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Fault Management
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) SMTP
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) YourKit
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Lucene
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Fault Management
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) ForgeRock
3 1 (12.50%) Ericsson