Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 95 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16 +43
Contract jobs citing HTTP 32 13 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.35% 0.74% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 4.21% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 31
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £235 £313
90th Percentile £563 £475 £569
South East median daily rate £475 £373 £410
% change year-on-year +27.52% -9.15% +7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £20.83 £33.75
% change year-on-year +106.43% -38.28% -23.30%

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 308 309 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.02% 17.53% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 170 196
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £160 £255 £253
90th Percentile £536 £539 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -8 27 £450 +20.00% 2
Aylesbury - 2 - - 1
HTTP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) WebSphere
3 19 (59.38%) IBM
4 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 13 (40.63%) Spring
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Web Services
7 10 (31.25%) Apache
7 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
7 10 (31.25%) CRM
7 10 (31.25%) J2EE
7 10 (31.25%) JDBC
7 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 10 (31.25%) Apache CXF
7 10 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 9 (28.13%) API Development
8 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 3.0
8 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 2.0
8 9 (28.13%) DataPower
8 9 (28.13%) High Availability
8 9 (28.13%) cXML
8 9 (28.13%) Data Security
8 9 (28.13%) RosettaNet
8 9 (28.13%) Internet
8 9 (28.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (28.13%) webMethods
8 9 (28.13%) ebXML

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 22 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) FTP
1 9 (28.13%) Internet
1 9 (28.13%) SMTP
1 9 (28.13%) SSL
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) git-flow
3 3 (9.38%) Introscope
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) gulp
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
6 5 (15.63%) J2EE Team Leader
6 5 (15.63%) Java Team Leader
6 5 (15.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Scala Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Web Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Spring
2 11 (34.38%) Web Services
3 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 10 (31.25%) Apache CXF
3 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 10 (31.25%) J2EE
3 10 (31.25%) JDBC
3 10 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (28.13%) cXML
4 9 (28.13%) ebXML
4 9 (28.13%) EDI
4 9 (28.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (28.13%) XML
4 9 (28.13%) XML Schema
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (9.38%) CSS
6 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) DataPower
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) CRM
3 9 (28.13%) API Development
3 9 (28.13%) B2B
3 9 (28.13%) Data Security
3 9 (28.13%) EAI
3 9 (28.13%) High Availability
4 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) ActionScript
3 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 2.0
3 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Scala
4 3 (9.38%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) RosettaNet
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) webMethods
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) CA
5 2 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle