The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 60 72
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.30% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.75% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £155 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £402 £375
% change year-on-year +18.30% +7.06%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 141 114 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 19.03% 17.17% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 48 52
Median daily rate £400 £451 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -71.25%  
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Milton Keynes

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Milton Keynes

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

1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) CA Wily
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Introscope
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) EAI
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) FatWire

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (14.29%) Liferay
4 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Introscope
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JDBC
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) JNDI
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Jython
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) CA Wily
2 1 (14.29%) Mesos
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) FatWire
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft