The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 3.01% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.19% 5.26% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £325 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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