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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 49 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 10 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 2.90% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.21% 13.27% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 6
Median daily rate £369 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £380 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £548 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -65.00%
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
161 226 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.90% 21.86% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 121 88
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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 September 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 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) C
3 12 (41.38%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) DNS
5 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
6 9 (31.03%) Marketing
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) C++
6 9 (31.03%) PHP
7 8 (27.59%) VB
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) IIS
7 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) BGP
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco
8 7 (24.14%) CCNP
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (20.69%) VPN
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
9 6 (20.69%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
9 6 (20.69%) Java

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 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Drupal
2 4 (13.79%) Joomla!
2 4 (13.79%) WordPress
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Boomi
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
1 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (24.14%) BGP
3 6 (20.69%) DHCP
3 6 (20.69%) Internet
3 6 (20.69%) IPsec
3 6 (20.69%) Software-Defined Networking
3 6 (20.69%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) AMQP
4 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
4 5 (17.24%) IPv6
5 4 (13.79%) BIG-IP
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) OSPF
5 4 (13.79%) RIP
5 4 (13.79%) SMTP
5 4 (13.79%) SNMP
5 4 (13.79%) VRRP
5 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) GoCD
2 5 (17.24%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.90%) Fiddler
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) jMock
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (31.03%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Escalation Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) IP Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IP Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) Node.js
6 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.79%) DCOM
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) XMPP
9 2 (6.90%) COM
9 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
9 2 (6.90%) Laravel
9 2 (6.90%) RESTful
9 2 (6.90%) Symfony
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
2 5 (17.24%) Virtual Team
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.45%) MPEG
4 1 (3.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 6 (20.69%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) API Development
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Microservices
3 5 (17.24%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.24%) SOLID
4 4 (13.79%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (13.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 4 (13.79%) High Availability
4 4 (13.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (13.79%) Presales
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) C++
3 9 (31.03%) PHP
4 8 (27.59%) VB
5 6 (20.69%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
6 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
6 5 (17.24%) F#
6 5 (17.24%) Go
6 5 (17.24%) Haskell
6 5 (17.24%) OCaml
6 5 (17.24%) Python
6 5 (17.24%) Ruby
6 5 (17.24%) Rust
7 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.79%) VB6
7 4 (13.79%) VBScript
8 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNP
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) CCSA
2 4 (13.79%) CCSE
2 4 (13.79%) CISSP
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) CCIE
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) CCVP
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) MCSD
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) Docker
3 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
2 4 (13.79%) FortiGate
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) F5
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Concur
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
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