The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Swindon region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank - 37 40
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.86% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £29.80 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-58.04% +25.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 35 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.57% 12.96% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 27 28
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
HTTP
Wiltshire

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 15 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe