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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 9 August 2022 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 128 110 81
Rank change year-on-year -18 -29 +79
Contract jobs citing HTTP 10 21 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.94% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 5.56% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 21
10th Percentile £209 £325 £359
25th Percentile £291 £500 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £750 £450
Median % change year-on-year -43.33% +66.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £512 £788 £550
90th Percentile £607 - £650
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -0.10%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 437 378 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.36% 16.95% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 197 158
10th Percentile £190 £168 £185
25th Percentile £313 £311 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £365
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -9.88%
75th Percentile £525 £488 £475
90th Percentile £627 £571 £538
England median daily rate £500 £450 £444
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.41% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 12
10th Percentile - - £14.50
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £16.19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.38
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -7.10% +19.60%
75th Percentile £65.00 £23.21 £20.44
90th Percentile £70.00 £36.64 £44.63
England median hourly rate £32.50 £21.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +52.94% -22.73% +26.19%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTTP in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for HTTP in the East of England

HTTP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTTP in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for HTTP in the East of England

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTTP in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for HTTP in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +10 4 £425 -19.81%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £220 - 3
Hertfordshire -5 1 £625 -19.35% 1
Suffolk -14 1 £370 +5.71%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) SSH
1 6 (60.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) LDAP
2 5 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) NFS
3 4 (40.00%) SNMP
3 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (30.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (30.00%) CI/CD
4 3 (30.00%) JMeter
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) WebEx
4 3 (30.00%) REST

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (20.00%) AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Storage
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 4 (40.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) WebEx
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) CTI
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) FTP
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) RTP
6 1 (10.00%) SMTP
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Locust
3 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (10.00%) TestCafe
General
1 6 (60.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Spring Batch
3 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) CI/CD
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile
3 2 (20.00%) Containerisation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Bash
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) NFS
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Dell KACE
3 2 (20.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Dialogic
4 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk