The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 64 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing HTTP 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.05% 0.81% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 7.32% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £12.50 £28.55
% change year-on-year
+270.00% -56.20%
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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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 82 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.46% 11.02% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 26
Average daily rate £305 £344 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.27% +32.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £179 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £404 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

HTTP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Wales region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 4 £400 - 4
West Wales - 1 - -
HTTP
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HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 20 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
4 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 17 (50.00%) HTML5
4 17 (50.00%) CSS3
5 16 (47.06%) Scala
5 16 (47.06%) Ajax
5 16 (47.06%) JSON
5 16 (47.06%) jQuery
5 16 (47.06%) REST
6 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
6 15 (44.12%) JUnit
7 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
7 14 (41.18%) Subversion
8 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
9 12 (35.29%) Jasmine
9 12 (35.29%) Play Framework
10 11 (32.35%) XML
11 10 (29.41%) IBM
11 10 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (23.53%) Linux
14 7 (20.59%) JBoss
14 7 (20.59%) XHTML
14 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
15 6 (17.65%) Java
15 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
15 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 10 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (20.59%) JBoss
3 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.88%) ArcGIS
5 2 (5.88%) nginx
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js
5 2 (5.88%) ArcSDE
6 1 (2.94%) Mule
6 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) DVB
4 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.94%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (44.12%) JUnit
3 14 (41.18%) Subversion
4 12 (35.29%) Jasmine
5 3 (8.82%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (23.53%) Scala Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) GIS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.94%) EAI Architect
6 1 (2.94%) C Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) CSS
2 17 (50.00%) HTML5
2 17 (50.00%) CSS3
3 16 (47.06%) Ajax
3 16 (47.06%) JSON
3 16 (47.06%) jQuery
3 16 (47.06%) REST
4 12 (35.29%) Play Framework
5 11 (32.35%) XML
6 9 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (20.59%) XHTML
8 5 (14.71%) SOAP
9 4 (11.76%) J2EE
10 3 (8.82%) Java EE
10 3 (8.82%) RESTful
10 3 (8.82%) Middleware
10 3 (8.82%) JSP
10 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 2 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) GIS
2 2 (5.88%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) OS/400
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) JVM Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) RUP
5 2 (5.88%) DSDM
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) MVC
6 1 (2.94%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) Scala
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Mapinfo
3 2 (5.88%) ESRI
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
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