The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 45 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.14% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.29% 3.23% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.25 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+116.81% -33.52%
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 31 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.98% 8.12% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 11 43
Average daily rate £347 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +2.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.21 £32.50 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 - 3
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (53.33%) B2B
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (53.33%) InfoPath
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (46.67%) C++
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) PHP
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) SOAP
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) OOP
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) Extranet
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) TDD

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (53.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) InfoPath
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) Symfony
3 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) MooTools
3 7 (46.67%) YAML
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) B2B
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) OOP
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 7 (46.67%) PHP5
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
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