The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 122 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing HTTP 23 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 8.50% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 20
Median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £377 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.48 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.48 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-33.97% -61.66%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 400 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.03% 12.47% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 233 256
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 30 36
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +142.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.30 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -3 13 £315 +5.00% 1
Dorset - 4 £393 - 3
Bristol -6 2 £356 -22.97% 3
Devon +1 1 - -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 17 (36.17%) Linux
5 15 (31.91%) Python
5 15 (31.91%) RESTful
6 14 (29.79%) Unix
6 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
7 13 (27.66%) .NET
7 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
7 13 (27.66%) JSON
8 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) SSL
8 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
9 11 (23.40%) VB.NET
9 11 (23.40%) CSS
9 11 (23.40%) IIS
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) MS Office
10 10 (21.28%) Web Services
11 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
11 9 (19.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (19.15%) ITIL
11 9 (19.15%) HTTPS
11 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
11 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
11 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
11 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
11 9 (19.15%) Puppet

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.40%) IIS
2 8 (17.02%) MQSeries
3 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
5 4 (8.51%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.13%) Apache
7 1 (2.13%) JBoss
7 1 (2.13%) NetWeaver
7 1 (2.13%) nginx
7 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP hybris
1 1 (2.13%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) SSL
2 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
3 9 (19.15%) HTTPS
4 8 (17.02%) FTP
5 7 (14.89%) Firewall
5 7 (14.89%) IPsec
5 7 (14.89%) LDAP
5 7 (14.89%) NAS
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
5 7 (14.89%) VPN
6 6 (12.77%) tcpdump
6 6 (12.77%) Wireshark
7 5 (10.64%) MQTT
8 2 (4.26%) Internet
9 1 (2.13%) ADSL
9 1 (2.13%) Broadband
9 1 (2.13%) DHCP
9 1 (2.13%) DNS
9 1 (2.13%) SMTP
9 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
1 9 (19.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (14.89%) Subversion
3 6 (12.77%) Capybara
3 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.77%) git-flow
3 6 (12.77%) JUnit
3 6 (12.77%) RSpec
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) NWDS
5 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Developer
5 9 (19.15%) VB.NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) iOS Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) SAP PI Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 15 (31.91%) RESTful
3 13 (27.66%) .NET
3 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.66%) JSON
4 11 (23.40%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) Web Services
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (14.89%) J2EE
8 6 (12.77%) Dropwizard
8 6 (12.77%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (12.77%) Sass
9 5 (10.64%) SAP PI
9 5 (10.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.51%) jQuery
10 4 (8.51%) Middleware
11 3 (6.38%) SOAP
12 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (4.26%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) iPad
1 7 (14.89%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.38%) iPhone
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.26%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) ETL
2 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
2 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
2 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (14.89%) Web Design
2 7 (14.89%) Web Development
3 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
3 6 (12.77%) Migration
3 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps
4 5 (10.64%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
5 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.40%) VB.NET
6 7 (14.89%) Perl
6 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 7 (14.89%) Scala
7 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.51%) C#
9 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.38%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.13%) C
10 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Samba
2 7 (14.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
2 8 (17.02%) Nagios
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) Icinga
4 1 (2.13%) logstash
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) F5
4 7 (14.89%) NetApp
5 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.77%) SAP
6 5 (10.64%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) hybris
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.13%) webMethods
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