The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 55 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 6 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.74% 1.80% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.97% 10.96% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year +12.25% -18.42%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 151 146 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.71% 16.40% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 106 61
Median daily rate £350 £361 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.11% +0.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Bristol

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Bristol

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Sass
5 3 (27.27%) React
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Capybara
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) git-flow
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) RSpec
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) HTML Developer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) React
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Dropwizard
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Go
6 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM