The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 17 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 M4 Corridor 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 7.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.59 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-57.75% +24.58%
Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 15.38% 3.85% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £394 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the M4 Corridor region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

HTTP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JavaFX

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle