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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 40 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 21 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.83% 0.24% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.86% 2.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 8
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£460 - £313
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 £39.75 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
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
88 50 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.06% 11.99% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 24 31
Average daily rate £356 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £137.50 £20.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
(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
Cardiff +9 19 £460 - 5
Torfaen - 1 - -
HTTP
Wales

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (67.86%) HTML5
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 18 (64.29%) CSS3
2 18 (64.29%) CSS
3 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
3 17 (60.71%) Scala
3 17 (60.71%) Ajax
3 17 (60.71%) JSON
3 17 (60.71%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) Subversion
4 16 (57.14%) REST
4 16 (57.14%) JUnit
5 15 (53.57%) Jasmine
6 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (42.86%) Play Framework
8 8 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (21.43%) RESTful
11 5 (17.86%) XHTML
11 5 (17.86%) SOA
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) MVC
12 4 (14.29%) Scrum
12 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (14.29%) IBM
12 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
12 4 (14.29%) WebSphere

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Mule
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) DVB
1 1 (3.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
3 16 (57.14%) JUnit
3 16 (57.14%) Subversion
4 15 (53.57%) Jasmine
5 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.71%) Hudson
7 2 (7.14%) QUnit
7 2 (7.14%) JIRA
7 2 (7.14%) Trac
7 2 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Scala Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) C Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) HTML5
2 18 (64.29%) CSS3
2 18 (64.29%) CSS
3 17 (60.71%) Ajax
3 17 (60.71%) JSON
3 17 (60.71%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) REST
5 12 (42.86%) Play Framework
6 8 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (21.43%) RESTful
9 5 (17.86%) XHTML
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) Middleware
10 2 (7.14%) WebCenter
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (7.14%) Spring
10 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) W3C
1 1 (3.57%) AS400
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
1 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) OS/400
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) SOA
2 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Android Development
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) Scala
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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