The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 36 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.93% 4.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 29.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
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
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.73% 14.06% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 11
Average daily rate £420 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £417 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
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 Merseyside

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -14 3 - - 2
HTTP
North West

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) iPad
2 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Express
2 5 (71.43%) gulp
3 4 (57.14%) React
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) DOM
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) gulp
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Express
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) React
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) DOM
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) hapi
6 1 (14.29%) JMS
6 1 (14.29%) Servlets
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) WSDL
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSD
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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