The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 22 June 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.96% 1.10% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 4.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £503 £403 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.84% +19.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £403 £385
% change year-on-year +18.01% +4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £20.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -23.65% -53.71%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 25 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 18.63% 27.47% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 26
Median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Law
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 2 (33.33%) Mule
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) nginx
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) JAXB
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Windows

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Mule
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (83.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PA-DSS
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix