The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.88%
HTTP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.00% 20.75% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate - £100 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -69.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

HTTP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) IDOL
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Lua

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IDOL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Lua