The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 25 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.21% 1.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.56% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £443 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -46.93%
HTTP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.77% 8.43% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £443 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £430 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

HTTP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Intranet
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) Extranet
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) Banking

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Extranet
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) Intranet
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5