Period
to 21 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 51 51
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.53% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 1.82% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Devon median daily rate £350 - £440
10th Percentile £326 - £415
90th Percentile £550 - £465
South West median daily rate £438 £500 £433
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.61% -4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

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 49 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.72% 11.96% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 41
Devon median daily rate £365 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.96% -32.35% +26.87%
10th Percentile £332 £163 £155
90th Percentile £463 £394 £588
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +9.68% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Devon median hourly rate £48.75 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.88% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £17.84 £31.20 £25.70
90th Percentile £50.25 £43.20 £42.30
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £37.55 £26.75
% change year-on-year +13.18% +40.37% -29.14%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Devon over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Devon

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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

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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 January 2020. 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 +10 5 £550 -
HTTP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) RESTful
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) HND
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) VMware