The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 23 32
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 2.31% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 16.67% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £475 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +115.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +59.29%
HTTP
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.43% 13.87% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 13
Average daily rate £390 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £106 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 12
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
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