The table below looks at the statistics for HttpUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HttpUnit over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HttpUnit
Rank - 643 604
Contract jobs citing HttpUnit 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.026% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £180 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £180 £355
% change year-on-year
- -49.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8654 7568 6875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.03% 13.29% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5919 4986 4411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 127 146
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

HttpUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HttpUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

HttpUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HttpUnit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HttpUnit within the UK.

HttpUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HttpUnit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HttpUnit within the UK.

HttpUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK