The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 56 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.10% 1.08% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 5.56% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£650 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +122.22%
HTTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.10% 19.51% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 16
Average daily rate £338 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.82% -32.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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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
Gatwick - 3 - -
Worthing -11 2 £650 -
Crawley - 1 - -
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) UNIX
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) Web Design
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Web Development
2 13 (68.42%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (63.16%) Scala
4 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
4 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
4 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
4 11 (57.89%) Subversion
4 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
4 11 (57.89%) Mac OS X
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) Snort
7 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
9 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.26%) Firewall

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) SMTP
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Scala Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) UNIX
3 11 (57.89%) Mac OS X
4 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Scrum
1 13 (68.42%) Web Design
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Web Development
1 13 (68.42%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
7 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.26%) Database Security
7 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Snort
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) VMware