The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Halifax region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 12 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.83% 10.26% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 39
Average daily rate £380 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £418 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
West Yorkshire

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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