Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 18 January 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 34 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing HTTP 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.51% 2.57% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 9.21% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Watford median daily rate £525 £458 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.13% -20.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 - £37.50

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 45 76 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.39% 27.94% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 8
Watford median daily rate £369 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.23% -1.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £283 £245 £180
90th Percentile £471 £525 £445
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Watford median hourly rate £16.50 - £33.87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £36.60 £21.00
% change year-on-year -54.92% +74.29% +28.83%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Watford

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Watford

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Watford over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTP in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Architect
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM