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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - - 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -38.23%
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
24 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.11% 14.74% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £100 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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