The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 47 41
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.88% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.30% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £361
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +7.26%
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
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.20% 9.43% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 8
Average daily rate £305 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -14.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire