The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 2.53% 1.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
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 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -5.55%
HTTP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 31.01% 37.31% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 11
Average daily rate £400 £413 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +19.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £490 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 0
Average hourly rate £26.34 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (60.00%) FindBugs
3 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) Checkstyle
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Gradle
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (60.00%) Checkstyle
2 3 (60.00%) FindBugs
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware