The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
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 £39.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -12.22%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.00% 20.48% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Average daily rate £425 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £29.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +79.18%
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 Worcestershire

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Malvern - 2 £425 -
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) S/MIME

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) S/MIME
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee