The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 32 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.29% 0.37% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 2.70% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +23.28%
HTTP
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.75% 13.55% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 25
Average daily rate £313 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £421 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) WSDL
5 5 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (50.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (50.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) XSD
7 3 (30.00%) DB2
7 3 (30.00%) SAP
7 3 (30.00%) SOAP
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) Intel
7 3 (30.00%) Software AG

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (30.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (30.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (20.00%) Introscope
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Architect
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) WSDL
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (50.00%) Middleware
4 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) XSD
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) XHTML
5 3 (30.00%) JMS
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (20.00%) Lucene
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) C#
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WMI
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Intel
2 3 (30.00%) Software AG
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) CA