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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 5.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.13 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -7.01%

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
8 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.35% 9.86% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £172 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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