The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 43 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.22% - 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +122.22%
HTTP
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 95 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.55% 21.69% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 71 28
Average daily rate £475 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) iptables
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Ganglia
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (50.00%) Ganglia
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
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