The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 49 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing HTTP 19 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.65% 2.37% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.18% 8.16% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 2
Median daily rate £500 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £338 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £398 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
170 294 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.68% 29.05% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 157 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £288 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £55.65 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +158.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Reading region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Bash Shell
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 20 (60.61%) DevOps
5 19 (57.58%) Ansible
6 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
6 17 (51.52%) ICMP
6 17 (51.52%) SSH
7 16 (48.48%) Debian
7 16 (48.48%) Ubuntu
7 16 (48.48%) CentOS
7 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 16 (48.48%) Unix
8 15 (45.45%) Java
8 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
8 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
8 15 (45.45%) Hadoop
8 15 (45.45%) SELinux
9 14 (42.42%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (36.36%) Prototyping
10 12 (36.36%) DNS
11 10 (30.30%) SMTP
12 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
13 8 (24.24%) Windows
13 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
13 8 (24.24%) Public Cloud
14 7 (21.21%) Patch Management
14 7 (21.21%) Microsoft

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) ICMP
1 17 (51.52%) SSH
1 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
2 12 (36.36%) DNS
3 10 (30.30%) SMTP
4 4 (12.12%) AMQP
5 3 (9.09%) BGP
5 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (9.09%) MPLS
5 3 (9.09%) OSPF
5 3 (9.09%) SNMP
6 2 (6.06%) HSRP
6 2 (6.06%) Telnet
6 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) IMAP
7 1 (3.03%) MRTG
7 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) GoCD
2 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.03%) Back Office
1 1 (3.03%) Billing
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Python Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) DevOps Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) Java Consultant
4 8 (24.24%) Java Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
7 4 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Consultant
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
1 5 (15.15%) JSON
1 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.09%) CGI
2 3 (9.09%) Laravel
2 3 (9.09%) Symfony
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (24.24%) Public Cloud
3 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
4 4 (12.12%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Digital TV
5 1 (3.03%) MPEG
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
5 1 (3.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) CentOS
2 16 (48.48%) Debian
2 16 (48.48%) Ubuntu
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Prototyping
3 9 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) Open Source
5 7 (21.21%) Patch Management
6 6 (18.18%) Open Source Development
6 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 6 (18.18%) Product Management
7 5 (15.15%) API Development
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Service Management
7 5 (15.15%) SOLID
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 21 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) C
6 5 (15.15%) F#
6 5 (15.15%) Go
6 5 (15.15%) Haskell
6 5 (15.15%) OCaml
6 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 5 (15.15%) Ruby
6 5 (15.15%) Rust
7 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Korn
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCDA
3 1 (3.03%) CCIP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCVP
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Ceph
3 1 (3.03%) Dovecot
3 1 (3.03%) iptables
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.03%) Squid
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) Ansible
2 15 (45.45%) SELinux
3 5 (15.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.03%) Cacti
4 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (3.03%) RANCID
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) VMware