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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 41 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.24% 2.99% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
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
85 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.63% 16.14% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 31
Average daily rate £363 £413 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.88% -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (33.33%) Jython
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) BPEL
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Korn
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) MQTT

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP hybris
1 1 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) MQTT
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) BPEL
2 2 (22.22%) BPMN
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Jython
2 2 (22.22%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) webMethods