The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 58 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.46% 1.10% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 5.56% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £358 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% -
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 £47.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +280.00%
HTTP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 180 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.99% 19.85% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 42
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (62.50%) Java
1 20 (62.50%) JDBC
2 18 (56.25%) XML
2 18 (56.25%) J2EE
2 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 14 (43.75%) OOA/OOD
3 14 (43.75%) OO
3 14 (43.75%) JMS
3 14 (43.75%) CSS
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) DHTML
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) Struts
3 14 (43.75%) JSP
3 14 (43.75%) Servlets
3 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (43.75%) Spring
3 14 (43.75%) Use Case
3 14 (43.75%) Open Source
3 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
4 10 (31.25%) SOAP
5 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) Introscope
6 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 8 (25.00%) CA Wily
7 7 (21.88%) IBM
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (18.75%) Python
8 6 (18.75%) Apache
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Introscope
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior Java Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 12 (37.50%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) iOS Developer
4 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Server Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) JDBC
2 18 (56.25%) J2EE
2 18 (56.25%) XML
3 14 (43.75%) CSS
3 14 (43.75%) DHTML
3 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) JMS
3 14 (43.75%) JSP
3 14 (43.75%) Servlets
3 14 (43.75%) Spring
3 14 (43.75%) Struts
4 10 (31.25%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) JNDI
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
5 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (12.50%) DOM
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Blockchain
2 4 (12.50%) Cryptocurrency
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) OO
1 14 (43.75%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (43.75%) Open Source
1 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
1 14 (43.75%) Use Case
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Garbage Collection
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.75%) Jython
3 6 (18.75%) Korn
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) CA
2 1 (3.13%) FatWire
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle