The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 24 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.59% 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £46.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +270.00%
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
20 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.83% 6.75% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Average daily rate £450 £185 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.24% -51.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle