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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 54 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing HTTP 11 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.48% 2.76% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 13.17% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 8
Median daily rate £369 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £380 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £558 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-55.41% -32.72%
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
174 205 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.42% 20.96% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 104 92
Median daily rate £433 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £233 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
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 £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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
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 30 August 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 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) .NET
3 19 (50.00%) C#
4 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
4 18 (47.37%) DNS
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (44.74%) CSS
6 16 (42.11%) C++
7 15 (39.47%) C
7 15 (39.47%) Marketing
8 14 (36.84%) VB
8 14 (36.84%) BGP
9 13 (34.21%) XML
9 13 (34.21%) VPN
9 13 (34.21%) Linux
10 12 (31.58%) DHCP
10 12 (31.58%) IPsec
10 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
10 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 12 (31.58%) Software-Defined Networking
10 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
10 12 (31.58%) Public Cloud
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
11 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
11 11 (28.95%) IPv6
11 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 10 (26.32%) VBScript
12 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
12 10 (26.32%) Red Hat

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 9 (23.68%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Drupal
2 4 (10.53%) Joomla!
2 4 (10.53%) WordPress
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Boomi
3 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) DNS
1 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 14 (36.84%) BGP
3 13 (34.21%) VPN
4 12 (31.58%) DHCP
4 12 (31.58%) IPsec
4 12 (31.58%) Software-Defined Networking
5 11 (28.95%) IPv6
6 7 (18.42%) Wireshark
7 6 (15.79%) Firewall
7 6 (15.79%) HTTPS
7 6 (15.79%) Internet
7 6 (15.79%) SSL
8 5 (13.16%) BIG-IP
8 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (13.16%) FWSM
8 5 (13.16%) OSPF
8 5 (13.16%) RIP
8 5 (13.16%) SMTP
8 5 (13.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Fiddler
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) GoCD
3 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) DbUnit
4 1 (2.63%) jMock
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Mockito
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (39.47%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Escalation Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) IP Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) IP Security Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Support
6 2 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Node.js
6 6 (15.79%) REST
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.53%) DCOM
8 4 (10.53%) JSON
8 4 (10.53%) SOAP
9 3 (7.89%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) XMPP
10 2 (5.26%) Ajax
10 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.26%) COM
10 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
10 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Public Cloud
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) DataPower
5 1 (2.63%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) MPEG
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
1 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
2 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Presales
3 10 (26.32%) Process Improvement
3 10 (26.32%) Workflow
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (13.16%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 5 (13.16%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (13.16%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) Open Source
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) C++
3 15 (39.47%) C
4 14 (36.84%) VB
5 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 10 (26.32%) VBScript
7 9 (23.68%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) PHP
9 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (10.53%) VB6
11 3 (7.89%) Python
11 3 (7.89%) Ruby
11 3 (7.89%) SQL
12 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (5.26%) F#
12 2 (5.26%) Go
12 2 (5.26%) Haskell
12 2 (5.26%) OCaml
12 2 (5.26%) Rust
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.05%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.05%) MCSA
3 8 (21.05%) MCSD
3 8 (21.05%) MCSE
4 5 (13.16%) CCSA
4 5 (13.16%) CCSE
4 5 (13.16%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) CCIE
5 3 (7.89%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) CCVP
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (13.16%) FortiGate
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.63%) Ansible
5 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) F5
5 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
5 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) Concur
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) NetScout
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
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