The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 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 Staffordshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.25 £22.60 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+171.07% -24.68%
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.76% 9.57% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 19
Average daily rate £175 £288 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £625 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 4
Tamworth - - - -
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £310 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago