The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.05% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £328 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.01% -8.88%
HTTP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.92% 15.12% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 11
Average daily rate £411 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 28 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 £26.00 £19.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +34.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwick - 2 £328 - 5
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle