The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 30 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.99% 1.55% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 10.00% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £393 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.32% 15.50% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 9
Median daily rate £350 £420 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

HTTP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Retail

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM