Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 21 August 2018 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 West > Devon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.50% 1.81% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% 14.47% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Devon median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
South West median daily rate £395 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -1.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 71 76 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.20% 12.52% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 17
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £197 £181 £193
90th Percentile £505 £505 £425
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £354
% change year-on-year +1.35% +4.59% -5.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 19
Devon median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +12.68% +69.05%
10th Percentile £12.35 £13.73 £21.00
90th Percentile £74.13 £41.00 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% +21.43%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Devon

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Devon

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Devon

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Exeter - 7 £350 -
HTTP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) SMS

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment