The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 31 44
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.95% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.47% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -5.06%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.85% 23.05% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 41
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.36 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.87% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £34.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton