The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 31 34
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.08% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.57% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £200 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -45.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.88%
HTTP
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.75% 12.64% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 8
Average daily rate £250 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% +25.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £368 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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