The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 19 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.88% 2.45% 6.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 9.76% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £47.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +280.00%
HTTP
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.85% 25.15% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 6
Median daily rate £300 £313 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +42.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £215 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -47.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Zend
3 2 (50.00%) Magento
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Dancer
4 1 (25.00%) Moose
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Dancer
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Moose
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase