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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 28 22
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 1.99% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.00% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-55.41% -32.72%
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
24 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.67% 13.25% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Median daily rate £320 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £161 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £46.00 £12.35 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.46% -3.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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