The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 39 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.25% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.96% 13.12% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Average daily rate £250 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £26.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +32.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £32.50 £25.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
East Midlands

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 7 £350 -
HTTP
East Midlands

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) XML
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (60.00%) Star Schema
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (50.00%) TickIT
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Sencha
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) JSLint
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Java

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (60.00%) Star Schema
2 6 (60.00%) OLAP
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) JSLint
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) DWR
2 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
3 1 (10.00%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Sencha
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) SAP