The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
HTTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.90% 14.43% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 12
Median daily rate £380 £185 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.40% -48.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Tcl
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) MPEG
1 1 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Tcl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto