The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.37% 25.83% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 9
Average daily rate £380 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £283 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £615 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Shropshire region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Shropshire region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
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HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) WSO2
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Log4j
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) WSO2
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle