Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 160 125
Rank change year-on-year +65 -35 -23
Contract jobs citing HTTP 4 15 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.35% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.96% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 37
Median daily rate £245 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.75% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £243 £320 £269
90th Percentile £550 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -13.05% +11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £72.50
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £72.50
% change year-on-year - -27.59% +68.60%

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 417 767 684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.65% 17.97% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 344 325
Median daily rate £410 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £185 £213 £187
90th Percentile £580 £567 £545
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +2.41% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 27
Median hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -40.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.00 £13.20
90th Percentile £47.70 £51.73 £54.00
Median hourly rate £32.25 £17.50 £25.01
% change year-on-year +84.29% -30.01% +42.89%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Berkshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTTP in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for HTTP in Berkshire

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTTP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HTTP in Berkshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTTP in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for HTTP in Berkshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +15 2 £600 +84.62%
Newbury +10 2 £245 -49.48% 1
HTTP
South East

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Workday
2 2 (50.00%) Anypoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Anypoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Workday