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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 53 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 1.05% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 8.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £12.50 £29.59
% change year-on-year
+280.00% -57.75%
HTTP
Wales

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
36 75 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.44% 13.18% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 21
Average daily rate £290 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £175 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £34.50 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% +25.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
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 17 April 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 +5 1 £325 -18.75% 4
Newport - 1 - - 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
HTTP
Wales

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) JUnit
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) HTML5
2 15 (55.56%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) CSS3
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) Scala
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) jQuery
3 14 (51.85%) JSON
3 14 (51.85%) Subversion
3 14 (51.85%) Ajax
4 12 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 12 (44.44%) Jasmine
5 11 (40.74%) Play Framework
5 11 (40.74%) WebSphere
6 10 (37.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (37.04%) IBM
7 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (25.93%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) XHTML
10 3 (11.11%) Scrum
11 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
11 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (40.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) JUnit
1 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 14 (51.85%) Subversion
2 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 12 (44.44%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Administrator
2 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) Scala Developer
4 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) HTML5
2 15 (55.56%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) CSS3
3 14 (51.85%) jQuery
3 14 (51.85%) Ajax
3 14 (51.85%) JSON
4 11 (40.74%) Play Framework
5 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (25.93%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) XHTML
8 2 (7.41%) SOAP
8 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.41%) Spring
8 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
9 1 (3.70%) MyBatis
9 1 (3.70%) Apache Commons
9 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) OS/400
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Web Design
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Kanban
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) Scala
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
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