The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 43 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing HTTP 38 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.69% 1.81% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.10% 9.14% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 2
Average daily rate £400 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £317 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £47.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +280.00%
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
290 197 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.18% 19.78% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 71 95
Average daily rate £400 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 13
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) DNS
2 32 (52.46%) SSL
3 25 (40.98%) Windows
4 21 (34.43%) Python
4 21 (34.43%) .NET
4 21 (34.43%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) C#
5 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
6 18 (29.51%) Nagios
6 18 (29.51%) Degree
6 18 (29.51%) Puppet
6 18 (29.51%) High Availability
7 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 17 (27.87%) Web Services
8 16 (26.23%) LDAP
8 16 (26.23%) SMTP
9 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
9 15 (24.59%) Marketing
9 15 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
10 14 (22.95%) REST
10 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (22.95%) Apache
10 14 (22.95%) PHP
11 13 (21.31%) Perl
11 13 (21.31%) VB
11 13 (21.31%) MySQL
11 13 (21.31%) WebLogic

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 14 (22.95%) Apache
2 13 (21.31%) JBoss
2 13 (21.31%) nginx
2 13 (21.31%) OpenStack
2 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
2 13 (21.31%) WebLogic
3 11 (18.03%) IIS
4 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.20%) Node.js
6 4 (6.56%) Drupal
6 4 (6.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (6.56%) Joomla!
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (6.56%) WordPress
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Boomi
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) DNS
1 32 (52.46%) SSL
2 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
3 16 (26.23%) LDAP
3 16 (26.23%) SMTP
4 13 (21.31%) VPN
5 12 (19.67%) BGP
6 11 (18.03%) DHCP
6 11 (18.03%) IPsec
6 11 (18.03%) IPv6
6 11 (18.03%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (14.75%) Wireshark
8 6 (9.84%) Internet
9 5 (8.20%) Firewall
9 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
9 5 (8.20%) SSH
10 4 (6.56%) FTP
11 3 (4.92%) BIG-IP
11 3 (4.92%) RIP
11 3 (4.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) DB2
3 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) Fiddler
3 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (24.59%) Marketing
2 3 (4.92%) German Language
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Support Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Applications Support
2 12 (19.67%) AWS Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Linux Support
4 7 (11.48%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Escalation Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) IP Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) IP Security Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
1 21 (34.43%) CSS
2 17 (27.87%) Web Services
3 14 (22.95%) REST
4 13 (21.31%) LAMP
4 13 (21.31%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (21.31%) MCollective
5 10 (16.39%) XML
6 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.48%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.84%) HTML
8 6 (9.84%) Middleware
8 6 (9.84%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET
9 5 (8.20%) Ajax
9 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.20%) jQuery
9 5 (8.20%) SOAP
9 5 (8.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.03%) Public Cloud
3 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.20%) Animation
4 5 (8.20%) DataPower
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience
5 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
6 2 (3.28%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) Windows
3 15 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.03%) Unix
5 9 (14.75%) Ubuntu
5 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) High Availability
2 13 (21.31%) Configuration Management
3 12 (19.67%) Load Balancing
3 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.39%) Presales
4 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
4 10 (16.39%) Workflow
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.75%) MVC
5 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.20%) Open Source
8 5 (8.20%) Scrum
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (4.92%) Migration
10 3 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Python
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.95%) PHP
5 13 (21.31%) Perl
5 13 (21.31%) VB
6 12 (19.67%) C++
6 12 (19.67%) Java
7 9 (14.75%) C
7 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
7 9 (14.75%) VBScript
8 6 (9.84%) SQL
8 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.20%) Ruby
9 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.56%) AWK
10 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.56%) Korn
10 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
10 4 (6.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.11%) MCSA
3 8 (13.11%) MCSD
3 8 (13.11%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) CCNP
4 3 (4.92%) CCSA
4 3 (4.92%) CCSE
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.92%) CISSP
4 3 (4.92%) MCITP
4 3 (4.92%) MCTS
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) qmail
1 13 (21.31%) Squid
2 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.92%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) Nagios
1 18 (29.51%) Puppet
2 13 (21.31%) Cacti
2 13 (21.31%) collectd
2 13 (21.31%) Ganglia
2 13 (21.31%) Graphite
2 13 (21.31%) logstash
2 13 (21.31%) ZABBIX
3 10 (16.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (8.20%) Ansible
5 3 (4.92%) FortiGate
6 2 (3.28%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
3 13 (21.31%) Splunk
3 13 (21.31%) VMware
4 9 (14.75%) IBM
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle
6 4 (6.56%) Ab Initio
6 4 (6.56%) F5
7 3 (4.92%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.92%) CA
7 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Concur
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) NetScout
8 1 (1.64%) SAP
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