The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 34 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.73% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.42% 3.33% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 £65.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-48.24% +188.88%
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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 Warrington region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.13% 14.71% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 14
Average daily rate £400 £280 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -44.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) UNIX
4 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) Web Design
6 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
8 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (30.00%) JAX-RS
8 6 (30.00%) REST
8 6 (30.00%) Neo4j
8 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Puppet
9 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) webMethods
9 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) SAP XI
9 5 (25.00%) SLA
9 5 (25.00%) SMTP
9 5 (25.00%) FTP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SMTP
1 5 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (30.00%) Neo4j
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
5 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (5.00%) webMethods Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) JAX-RS
3 5 (25.00%) SAP XI
3 5 (25.00%) JDBC
3 5 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) XHTML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Solaris
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (40.00%) Web Design
2 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) logstash
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) SAP
1 5 (25.00%) webMethods
2 3 (15.00%) IBM