The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 44 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.50% - 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.88%
HTTP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.01% 16.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 17
Average daily rate £400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.41 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 2 - -
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) J2SE
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Haskell
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) webMethods