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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 34 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.67% 1.79% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 12.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £393 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £425 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -13.88%

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
32 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.39% 14.35% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 10
Median daily rate £350 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Xcode
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Chordiant
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML

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 (83.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Android Development
1 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Chordiant