The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 52 54
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing HTTP 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.76% 2.14% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 8.86% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £320 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £317 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +19.92% +6.73%  
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 91 158 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.81% 24.12% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 102 53
Median daily rate £370 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -7.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.30% +173.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £22.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

HTTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTP in Wiltshire

HTTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTP in Wiltshire

HTTP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -6 5 £320 +1.58% 2
HTTP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) WebSockets

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript