The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 74 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Contract jobs citing HTTP 42 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 1.04% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 6.44% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 10
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£400 £425 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -50.00%
HTTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 295 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.65% 16.19% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 162 129
Average daily rate £338 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 45
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £15.50 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £43.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Southampton -3 11 £355 -22.19% 4
Hook - 7 £493 - 1
Basingstoke +14 3 £300 -29.41% 2
Havant -1 2 £438 -
Andover - 2 - - 1
Winchester - 2 £375 -
Farnborough - - - - 3
Aldershot - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (44.44%) Oracle
3 30 (41.67%) HTML
4 26 (36.11%) Web Services
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 23 (31.94%) .NET
6 23 (31.94%) UNIX
7 22 (30.56%) Windows
7 22 (30.56%) Subversion
8 21 (29.17%) HP
9 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (26.39%) Software Testing
10 19 (26.39%) ISTQB
10 19 (26.39%) RESTful
10 19 (26.39%) HP Quality Center
10 19 (26.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 18 (25.00%) JSP
11 18 (25.00%) SOAP
12 17 (23.61%) DNS
12 17 (23.61%) TCP/IP
12 17 (23.61%) Objective-C
12 17 (23.61%) TDD
12 17 (23.61%) iOS Development
12 17 (23.61%) Apple iOS
13 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (22.22%) Performance Testing
13 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (22.22%) Oracle EBS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (15.28%) Apache
2 8 (11.11%) IIS
3 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) TCP/IP
1 17 (23.61%) DNS
2 16 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 15 (20.83%) Firewall
4 14 (19.44%) FTP
5 9 (12.50%) Internet
6 8 (11.11%) X.400
6 8 (11.11%) X.500
6 8 (11.11%) LDAP
7 7 (9.72%) SMTP
8 6 (8.33%) SAN
9 5 (6.94%) Telnet
9 5 (6.94%) SSH
9 5 (6.94%) Network Security
10 2 (2.78%) SNMP
11 1 (1.39%) LAN
11 1 (1.39%) WAN
11 1 (1.39%) SSL
11 1 (1.39%) Wireless
11 1 (1.39%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Subversion
2 16 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (22.22%) LoadRunner
3 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.17%) Hudson
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (4.17%) Selenium
4 3 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 11 (15.28%) Military
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) iOS Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 9 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
5 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Test Specialist
7 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (2.78%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Build Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) HTML
2 26 (36.11%) Web Services
3 23 (31.94%) .NET
4 19 (26.39%) RESTful
5 18 (25.00%) JSP
5 18 (25.00%) SOAP
6 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 16 (22.22%) XML
7 15 (20.83%) Cocoa
7 15 (20.83%) Cocoa Touch
8 14 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (9.72%) Spring
9 7 (9.72%) Java EE
10 5 (6.94%) REST
11 4 (5.56%) JSF
12 3 (4.17%) Ajax
12 3 (4.17%) NHibernate
12 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.17%) WebCenter
12 3 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) iPhone
1 15 (20.83%) iPad
2 12 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 10 (13.89%) Mobile App
4 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.94%) UNIX
2 22 (30.56%) Windows
3 17 (23.61%) Apple iOS
4 16 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 16 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.11%) Linux
6 5 (6.94%) Solaris
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Software Testing
1 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (23.61%) TDD
2 17 (23.61%) iOS Development
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 15 (20.83%) Scrum
5 14 (19.44%) Kanban
6 11 (15.28%) Web Development
7 8 (11.11%) Change Control
8 7 (9.72%) Test Strategy
8 7 (9.72%) Test Scripting
8 7 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Load Testing
8 7 (9.72%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (9.72%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.72%) Network Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (9.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.61%) Objective-C
3 16 (22.22%) Java
4 15 (20.83%) SQL
5 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.11%) VBScript
7 7 (9.72%) Perl
8 5 (6.94%) PHP
9 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.17%) VB
10 2 (2.78%) Python
10 2 (2.78%) Ruby
10 2 (2.78%) C
10 2 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 19 (26.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (26.39%) ISTQB
4 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.94%) Degree
6 3 (4.17%) ISEB
7 2 (2.78%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) GIAC
8 1 (1.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.78%) vCloud
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (26.39%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 21 (29.17%) HP
3 16 (22.22%) Apple
4 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.33%) Clearswift
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
6 5 (6.94%) Juniper
7 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.17%) Ektron
8 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.78%) VMware
9 2 (2.78%) Motorola
10 1 (1.39%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.39%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.39%) 3PAR
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