The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 38 55 63
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 15 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.79% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 3.49% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -38.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 86 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.44% 13.83% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 51
Median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £449 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 18
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £42.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Cambridgeshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 4 £450 - 2
Cambridge +4 1 - - 5
HTTP
East of England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) Scrum
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) REST
4 11 (55.00%) JSON
4 11 (55.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (50.00%) SOA
5 10 (50.00%) DNS
5 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) SSL
5 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (50.00%) Kanban
5 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (50.00%) IaaS
5 10 (50.00%) PaaS
5 10 (50.00%) Node.js
5 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (50.00%) Docker
5 10 (50.00%) CoreOS
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Microservices
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) IaaS
1 10 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) REST
3 11 (55.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Node.js
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 10 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (20.00%) VMS
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (50.00%) Kanban
2 10 (50.00%) SOA
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
Cambridgeshire
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