The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 34 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.41% - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.28% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -23.52%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 43 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.83% 14.58% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 28
Median daily rate £250 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £255 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 - -
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) OpenID
4 2 (20.00%) OAuth2
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) .NET

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Umbraco Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth2
2 2 (20.00%) OpenID
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft