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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 52 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 18 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.11% 1.16% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.74% 5.95% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Median daily rate £375 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £351 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £470 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-49.50% -2.94%
HTTP
Berkshire

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
206 168 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.12% 19.49% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 53 86
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.29 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016, 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 30 (54.55%) DNS
2 29 (52.73%) Linux
3 26 (47.27%) SSL
3 26 (47.27%) Windows
4 23 (41.82%) .NET
5 22 (40.00%) C#
5 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 21 (38.18%) CSS
7 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
9 16 (29.09%) Python
10 15 (27.27%) Marketing
10 15 (27.27%) Degree
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (25.45%) REST
11 14 (25.45%) PHP
11 14 (25.45%) C++
11 14 (25.45%) VB
11 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
11 14 (25.45%) BGP
12 13 (23.64%) Nagios
12 13 (23.64%) SMTP
12 13 (23.64%) VPN
12 13 (23.64%) High Availability
12 13 (23.64%) Puppet
13 12 (21.82%) Software-Defined Networking
13 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
13 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
13 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing

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 12 (21.82%) IIS
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 8 (14.55%) nginx
2 8 (14.55%) OpenStack
2 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.55%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.27%) Drupal
4 4 (7.27%) Joomla!
4 4 (7.27%) WordPress
5 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Boomi
4 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (54.55%) DNS
2 26 (47.27%) SSL
3 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (25.45%) BGP
5 13 (23.64%) SMTP
5 13 (23.64%) VPN
6 12 (21.82%) DHCP
6 12 (21.82%) IPsec
6 12 (21.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (20.00%) IPv6
7 11 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 10 (18.18%) LDAP
9 6 (10.91%) Firewall
9 6 (10.91%) HTTPS
9 6 (10.91%) Internet
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (9.09%) OSPF
10 5 (9.09%) RIP
10 5 (9.09%) SNMP
10 5 (9.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) Fiddler
4 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) VMware Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Escalation Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) IP Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) IP Security Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Linux Support
6 5 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) .NET
2 21 (38.18%) CSS
3 14 (25.45%) REST
4 12 (21.82%) XML
5 11 (20.00%) Web Services
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
7 8 (14.55%) LAMP
7 8 (14.55%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (14.55%) MCollective
8 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.91%) HTML
9 6 (10.91%) Middleware
10 5 (9.09%) ADO.NET
10 5 (9.09%) Ajax
10 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.09%) jQuery
10 5 (9.09%) LINQ
10 5 (9.09%) SOAP
10 5 (9.09%) WCF
10 5 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
1 12 (21.82%) Public Cloud
2 9 (16.36%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.09%) Animation
3 5 (9.09%) DataPower
3 5 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Linux
2 26 (47.27%) Windows
3 14 (25.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.91%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) High Availability
2 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
2 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.18%) Presales
3 10 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 10 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 10 (18.18%) Workflow
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) MVC
5 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.73%) Web Development
7 6 (10.91%) Open Source
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (9.09%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 5 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.27%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) C#
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) Python
4 14 (25.45%) C++
4 14 (25.45%) PHP
4 14 (25.45%) VB
5 12 (21.82%) Java
6 11 (20.00%) C
7 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 10 (18.18%) VBScript
8 8 (14.55%) Perl
9 6 (10.91%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) VB.NET
10 5 (9.09%) Ruby
10 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 4 (7.27%) VB6
12 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.55%) MCSA
3 8 (14.55%) MCSD
3 8 (14.55%) MCSE
4 5 (9.09%) CCNP
4 5 (9.09%) CCSA
4 5 (9.09%) CCSE
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.09%) CISSP
5 3 (5.45%) MCITP
5 3 (5.45%) MCTS
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.55%) qmail
2 8 (14.55%) Squid
3 5 (9.09%) ProxySG
4 4 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Nagios
1 13 (23.64%) Puppet
2 10 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (14.55%) Cacti
3 8 (14.55%) collectd
3 8 (14.55%) Ganglia
3 8 (14.55%) Graphite
3 8 (14.55%) logstash
3 8 (14.55%) ZABBIX
4 5 (9.09%) Ansible
4 5 (9.09%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.64%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
3 8 (14.55%) Splunk
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) F5
5 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
6 3 (5.45%) CA
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) Concur
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) NetScout
8 1 (1.82%) SAP