The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
England / Midlands
Rank 21 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.33% 14.50% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Median daily rate £410 £625 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% +184.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £367 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £650 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

HTTP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) JDBC
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (40.00%) Case Management
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Behat
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Doctrine
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) OO

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
1 3 (60.00%) JDBC
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) SAP PI
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) Behat
2 2 (40.00%) Doctrine
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Case Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP