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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 35 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% 1.78% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 11.54% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £300 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year
-52.30% -46.93%
HTTP
Hampshire

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
54 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.88% 15.43% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 43
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -40.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) MPEG
3 2 (33.33%) Digital TV
3 2 (33.33%) DVB
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) STB
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital TV
1 2 (33.33%) MPEG
1 2 (33.33%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Brocade
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper