Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 73
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.94% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.94% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Cambridge median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +42.86%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 164 101 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.16% 15.78% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 21 71
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +10.61%
10th Percentile £180 £313 £185
90th Percentile £408 £525 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +15.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 30
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £22.50 £15.75 £20.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £77.50 £50.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +42.57%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Cambridge

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Cambridge

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Cambridge