The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 155 149 160
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing HTTP 84 90 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.01% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 5.54% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 60
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£400 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £58.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -61.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.25 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+116.81% -33.52%
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1797 1625 2069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.60% 18.29% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 754 615
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 107 184
Average hourly rate £18.88 £23.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% -14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Hampshire +8 40 £400 -5.88% 16
Berkshire +7 31 £425 +13.33% 34
Surrey -7 4 £295 -21.33% 7
Buckinghamshire -14 4 - -
Oxfordshire +2 3 £363 -23.68% 8
West Sussex +2 2 - - 6
M4 Corridor - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 5
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - - 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 66 (35.87%) HTML
2 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
3 50 (27.17%) Oracle
4 49 (26.63%) Windows
5 45 (24.46%) Java
6 44 (23.91%) CSS
7 43 (23.37%) Web Services
7 43 (23.37%) TCP/IP
8 41 (22.28%) .NET
9 40 (21.74%) Security Cleared
10 38 (20.65%) UNIX
11 37 (20.11%) Linux
11 37 (20.11%) RESTful
12 34 (18.48%) SQL
13 32 (17.39%) XML
13 32 (17.39%) FTP
13 32 (17.39%) HTTPS
13 32 (17.39%) Internet
14 31 (16.85%) DNS
15 30 (16.30%) HP
16 29 (15.76%) Mobile App
17 28 (15.22%) Software Testing
18 27 (14.67%) Firewall
19 26 (14.13%) SOAP
19 26 (14.13%) ASP.NET
20 25 (13.59%) OO
20 25 (13.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 24 (13.04%) Apache
21 24 (13.04%) Telecoms
21 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (13.04%) Apache
2 21 (11.41%) IIS
3 14 (7.61%) WebSphere
4 12 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (6.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.80%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.17%) CMS
9 4 (2.17%) Liferay
10 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.54%) Lync
11 1 (0.54%) nginx
11 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.35%) MS Office
3 6 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.63%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.54%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.24%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.54%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.37%) TCP/IP
2 32 (17.39%) FTP
2 32 (17.39%) HTTPS
2 32 (17.39%) Internet
3 31 (16.85%) DNS
4 27 (14.67%) Firewall
5 18 (9.78%) SMTP
6 16 (8.70%) SSL
7 12 (6.52%) WAN
7 12 (6.52%) SSH
8 11 (5.98%) LDAP
9 10 (5.43%) VPN
10 9 (4.89%) SAN
10 9 (4.89%) LAN
11 7 (3.80%) X.400
11 7 (3.80%) X.500
12 6 (3.26%) GSM
13 5 (2.72%) Network Security
13 5 (2.72%) Telnet
13 5 (2.72%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.70%) MySQL
3 7 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) Ingres
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (13.04%) Subversion
2 20 (10.87%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (10.87%) LoadRunner
3 17 (9.24%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.07%) Introscope
5 10 (5.43%) Eclipse
5 10 (5.43%) Selenium
6 8 (4.35%) JUnit
6 8 (4.35%) Maven
7 5 (2.72%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.17%) Ant
8 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.17%) JBehave
8 4 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.63%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.63%) Hudson
9 3 (1.63%) JProfiler
9 3 (1.63%) Gradle
9 3 (1.63%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.07%) Finance
3 11 (5.98%) Military
4 4 (2.17%) Legal
5 3 (1.63%) Retail
5 3 (1.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (33.15%) Developer
2 27 (14.67%) Analyst
3 18 (9.78%) Test Analyst
3 18 (9.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (8.15%) Administrator
5 14 (7.61%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.07%) iOS Developer
7 12 (6.52%) Architect
8 10 (5.43%) Tester
8 10 (5.43%) Mobile Developer
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Architect
9 9 (4.89%) Performance Tester
10 7 (3.80%) Performance Analyst
10 7 (3.80%) Performance Test Analyst
10 7 (3.80%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.26%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.26%) WebSphere Administrator
12 5 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.72%) Consultant
12 5 (2.72%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (35.87%) HTML
2 44 (23.91%) CSS
3 43 (23.37%) Web Services
4 41 (22.28%) .NET
5 37 (20.11%) RESTful
6 32 (17.39%) XML
7 26 (14.13%) SOAP
7 26 (14.13%) ASP.NET
8 19 (10.33%) Backbone.js
8 19 (10.33%) JSP
8 19 (10.33%) DOM
9 18 (9.78%) CSS3
9 18 (9.78%) AngularJS
9 18 (9.78%) HTML5
9 18 (9.78%) Dojo
10 12 (6.52%) REST
11 11 (5.98%) Spring
11 11 (5.98%) Cocoa Touch
11 11 (5.98%) Cocoa
12 10 (5.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.76%) Mobile App
2 15 (8.15%) iPhone
2 15 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.07%) iPad
3 13 (7.07%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.89%) Clustering
5 5 (2.72%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.17%) Open Source
6 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.63%) DTV
8 2 (1.09%) MPEG
8 2 (1.09%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.09%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.09%) IPTV
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Life Science
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.54%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.63%) Windows
2 38 (20.65%) UNIX
3 37 (20.11%) Linux
4 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (9.24%) Windows XP
5 17 (9.24%) Windows 2000
6 16 (8.70%) Apple iOS
7 13 (7.07%) Solaris
8 3 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.09%) HPUX
9 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.54%) CentOS
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.54%) Debian
10 1 (0.54%) OS/400
10 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.22%) Software Testing
2 25 (13.59%) OO
3 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.41%) Performance Testing
5 20 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (10.33%) User Stories
7 17 (9.24%) Scrum
8 16 (8.70%) TDD
8 16 (8.70%) iOS Development
9 14 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (7.61%) Web Development
10 13 (7.07%) UML
10 13 (7.07%) ITIL
11 12 (6.52%) Kanban
12 11 (5.98%) Test Automation
12 11 (5.98%) SOA
13 10 (5.43%) Performance Analysis
14 9 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (4.89%) Test Strategy
14 9 (4.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
2 45 (24.46%) Java
3 34 (18.48%) SQL
4 16 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 14 (7.61%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.07%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.07%) Perl
7 12 (6.52%) Python
8 10 (5.43%) C#
8 10 (5.43%) C++
8 10 (5.43%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.80%) PHP
9 7 (3.80%) VBScript
10 6 (3.26%) VB
10 6 (3.26%) C
10 6 (3.26%) Jython
10 6 (3.26%) Korn
11 4 (2.17%) Ruby
12 3 (1.63%) ABAP
12 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 22 (11.96%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.61%) Degree
6 13 (7.07%) DV Cleared
7 11 (5.98%) ISEB
8 10 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (3.26%) CCNA
10 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.63%) MCSE
10 3 (1.63%) MCSA
11 2 (1.09%) CCNP
11 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.09%) MCPD
11 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.54%) CEH
12 1 (0.54%) MCTS
12 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.63%) KVM
5 2 (1.09%) vCloud
6 1 (0.54%) Snort
6 1 (0.54%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (11.96%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (9.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (5.43%) CA Wily
4 5 (2.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.63%) SCOM
5 3 (1.63%) nmon
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.54%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.54%) Puppet
7 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 50 (27.17%) Oracle
2 30 (16.30%) HP
3 23 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.15%) Cisco
5 13 (7.07%) Apple
5 13 (7.07%) IBM
6 9 (4.89%) VMware
7 8 (4.35%) Citrix
7 8 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.26%) Juniper
9 5 (2.72%) Clearswift
9 5 (2.72%) SAP
10 4 (2.17%) FatWire
11 3 (1.63%) F5
11 3 (1.63%) Ektron
11 3 (1.63%) webMethods
11 3 (1.63%) Software AG
11 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.63%) Nintex
12 2 (1.09%) Motorola
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