Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 +9
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.47% - 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% - 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Slough median daily rate £350 - £363
10th Percentile £296 - £313
90th Percentile £495 - £369
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +17.14% +16.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 63 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.84% 21.43% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 57
Slough median daily rate £363 £344 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £135 £217 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £456
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +25.93% -6.90% -46.30%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Slough

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Slough

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Slough over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) GPRS
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) WAP
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (20.00%) GPRS
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Avro
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) D3.js
3 1 (20.00%) Kafka
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Memcached
3 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) SignalR
3 1 (20.00%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Market Research
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace