The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
South East / Kent
Rank 39 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.46% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.58% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 50 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 10.92% 11.21% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 26
Median daily rate £319 £201 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.22% -42.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £466 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.38 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Kent

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Kent

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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
Folkestone - 2 £350 - 3
HTTP
South East

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) Adobe
2 11 (91.67%) Web Analytics
2 11 (91.67%) Analytics
3 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (66.67%) Digital Media
3 8 (66.67%) Marketing
3 8 (66.67%) Google
3 8 (66.67%) Cognos
3 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Google Tag Manager
4 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
4 7 (58.33%) Tag Management
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) MS Access
5 6 (50.00%) Data Management
5 6 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
5 6 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (50.00%) Behavioural Targeting
6 5 (41.67%) Customer Insight
7 3 (25.00%) Tealeaf
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (8.33%) ATDD

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (8.33%) jMock
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Web Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) LESS
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Analytics
1 11 (91.67%) Web Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
3 7 (58.33%) Tag Management
4 6 (50.00%) Behavioural Targeting
4 6 (50.00%) Data Management
4 6 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Customer Insight
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) ATDD
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Adobe
2 8 (66.67%) Cognos
2 8 (66.67%) Google
3 3 (25.00%) Tealeaf
4 1 (8.33%) Omniture