The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £361
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +270.00%
HTTP
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.81% 13.23% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Average daily rate £250 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Leicester