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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.63% - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.49% - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £26.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -38.23%
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
122 27 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.73% 7.85% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 11 37
Average daily rate £350 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £32.50 £18.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Durham - 13 £250 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 11 £363 - 11
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 24 (85.71%) REST
4 20 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 20 (71.43%) UNIX
4 20 (71.43%) Python
4 20 (71.43%) Subversion
4 20 (71.43%) Ruby
5 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (67.86%) Java
6 18 (64.29%) SQL
6 18 (64.29%) Web Services
6 18 (64.29%) XML
6 18 (64.29%) jQuery
7 16 (57.14%) JSON
7 16 (57.14%) Scrum
8 10 (35.71%) Web Design
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) Selenium
8 10 (35.71%) Symfony
8 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Web Development
8 10 (35.71%) Spring
8 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
8 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
8 10 (35.71%) MySQL
8 10 (35.71%) C++
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) PHP
8 10 (35.71%) CSS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) InfoPath
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
1 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Subversion
1 20 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) PHPUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Selenium
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) REST
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
2 18 (64.29%) Web Services
2 18 (64.29%) XML
3 16 (57.14%) JSON
4 10 (35.71%) Symfony
4 10 (35.71%) MooTools
4 10 (35.71%) YAML
4 10 (35.71%) Spring
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) SOAP
5 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (21.43%) Ajax
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) UNIX
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Web Design
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) OOP
3 10 (35.71%) OO
3 10 (35.71%) Web Development
3 10 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
3 10 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 8 (28.57%) B2B
5 6 (21.43%) Line Management
5 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) Python
3 20 (71.43%) Ruby
4 19 (67.86%) Java
5 18 (64.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) PHP5
6 10 (35.71%) Scala
6 10 (35.71%) C++
6 10 (35.71%) PHP
7 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
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