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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £365 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-35.90% -23.52%
HTTP
West Midlands

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
23 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.11% 20.23% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £193 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £451 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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

HTTP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Flash
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) OO

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Flash Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Flash
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe