Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 13 December 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 101 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 0.60% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 4.59% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 31
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £310 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.11% -2.70% +23.33%
10th Percentile £280 £408 £313
90th Percentile £453 £615 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £464 £475
% change year-on-year -3.02% -2.32% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -1.16% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 176 218 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.34% 13.06% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 113 141
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £163 £277 £160
90th Percentile £550 £500 £523
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £12.88 £14.61 £17.50
90th Percentile £42.63 £27.24 £56.63
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £16.88
% change year-on-year +55.56% +33.33% -32.50%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Buckinghamshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. 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
High Wycombe - 3 £475 -
Milton Keynes +21 2 £297 -34.01% 1
HTTP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 5 (71.43%) McAfee
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (71.43%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (71.43%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Critical Thinking
3 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
3 4 (57.14%) Task Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
3 4 (57.14%) Server Building
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Deployment Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 4 (57.14%) Critical Thinking
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Server Building
2 4 (57.14%) Task Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) F5
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Mercator
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle