The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 27 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.37% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £487 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +21.81% +6.66%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 36 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 14.87% 13.79% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 26
Median daily rate £255 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.06% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £233 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.18 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Kanban
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) CoreOS
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) IaaS
1 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) SSL
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) CoreOS
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
1 8 (88.89%) Kanban
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Analytics IQ
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft