The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £296 -
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 Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 36 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 15.71% 15.25% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 33
Median daily rate £450 £238 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.47% -39.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £133 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.85 £24.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.38% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Oxford