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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 53 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing HTTP 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.74% 1.06% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.13% 4.74% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £323 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.37%
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
212 211 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.38% 22.47% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 94
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) C
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) SMTP
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) OO
5 7 (30.43%) JSON
6 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
6 6 (26.09%) Haskell
6 6 (26.09%) Ruby
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) PHP
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) OCaml
6 6 (26.09%) F#
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
6 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (26.09%) Go
6 6 (26.09%) Jasmine
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Microservices
6 6 (26.09%) Rust
6 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (26.09%) SOLID
6 6 (26.09%) API Development

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 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
1 8 (34.78%) SMTP
2 5 (21.74%) AMQP
3 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) H.323
4 3 (13.04%) ICMP
4 3 (13.04%) MGCP
4 3 (13.04%) PBX
4 3 (13.04%) RTP
4 3 (13.04%) SCCP
4 3 (13.04%) SSH
5 2 (8.70%) BGP
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
6 1 (4.35%) DVB
6 1 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) GoCD
1 6 (26.09%) Jasmine
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) jMock
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) JSON
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.04%) Laravel
3 3 (13.04%) Symfony
3 3 (13.04%) XMPP
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 2 (8.70%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.35%) Servlets
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Struts
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Client/Server
1 5 (21.74%) Public Cloud
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Digital TV
2 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.35%) MPEG
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) Debian
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (30.43%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) API Development
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
4 6 (26.09%) Microservices
4 6 (26.09%) SOLID
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
6 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 4 (17.39%) Product Management
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) C
3 6 (26.09%) F#
3 6 (26.09%) Go
3 6 (26.09%) Haskell
3 6 (26.09%) OCaml
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
3 6 (26.09%) Rust
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
2 4 (17.39%) CCVP
3 3 (13.04%) CCIE
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCDA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Ceph
2 1 (4.35%) Dovecot
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
2 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (13.04%) SELinux
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) RANCID
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) VMware