The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +260.00%
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
27 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.67% 19.87% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 10
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £30.00 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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