The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 29 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 25 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.74% - 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.47% - 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 3
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£450 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +23.28%
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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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.27% 9.88% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 23 23
Average daily rate £375 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £263 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £15.00 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £137.50 £16.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Cardiff - 22 £450 - 4
Newport - 3 £325 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Glamorgan - - - -
HTTP
Wales

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
1 19 (61.29%) HTML5
1 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
2 18 (58.06%) CSS3
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) Scala
3 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
3 17 (54.84%) Ajax
3 17 (54.84%) JSON
3 17 (54.84%) jQuery
4 16 (51.61%) Subversion
4 16 (51.61%) REST
4 16 (51.61%) JUnit
5 15 (48.39%) Jasmine
6 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
7 12 (38.71%) Play Framework
8 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
8 9 (29.03%) IBM
8 9 (29.03%) IBM HTTP Server
9 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (22.58%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) RESTful
12 5 (16.13%) XHTML
12 5 (16.13%) MVC
13 4 (12.90%) Scrum
13 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
14 3 (9.68%) BDD
14 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
1 9 (29.03%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.23%) Mule
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) AMQP
1 1 (3.23%) DVB
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
2 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
3 16 (51.61%) Subversion
3 16 (51.61%) JUnit
4 15 (48.39%) Jasmine
5 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.68%) Hudson
7 2 (6.45%) QUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Trac
7 2 (6.45%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (6.45%) JIRA
8 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Scala Developer
3 9 (29.03%) WebSphere Administrator
3 9 (29.03%) Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) C Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
1 19 (61.29%) HTML5
2 18 (58.06%) CSS3
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) Ajax
3 17 (54.84%) JSON
3 17 (54.84%) jQuery
4 16 (51.61%) REST
5 12 (38.71%) Play Framework
6 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (22.58%) XML
8 6 (19.35%) RESTful
9 5 (16.13%) XHTML
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
11 2 (6.45%) SOAP
11 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
11 2 (6.45%) Sass
11 2 (6.45%) Spring
12 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) AS400
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.68%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) OS/400
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) MVC
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) BDD
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
4 3 (9.68%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) OOP
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) Scala
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
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