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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 37 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.76% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 3.45% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£306 £365 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.09% -17.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +88.09%
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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
48 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.09% 14.87% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 38
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.79% +161.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
2 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
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