The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 36 26
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.52% 0.64% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 3.64% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £702 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £402 £375
% change year-on-year +19.55% +7.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.65% -53.71%  

HTTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 120 55 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 31.50% 17.63% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 22
Median daily rate £400 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £210 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing HTTP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Basingstoke

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTTP in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Basingstoke

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Broadcast Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Sensu
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) DRM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware