The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 36 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.82% 0.96% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 7.50% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £22.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+87.30% -24.36%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.72% 12.74% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 13
Average daily rate £320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Average hourly rate £43.75 £19.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.51% -28.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
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Hampshire

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (72.73%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
3 5 (45.45%) Apple
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) iPhone
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) iPad
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (27.27%) Cocoa
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) LTE

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) LTE
2 1 (9.09%) GSM
2 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) GUI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Cocoa
3 3 (27.27%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) WSDL
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iPhone
1 5 (45.45%) iPad
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) SysML
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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