The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 176 222 222
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 20 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.12% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 1.03% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 2
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£475 £454 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +21.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £404 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £498 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
-9.68% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -30.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
799 873 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.56% 11.86% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 585 640
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 44
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTPS across the City of London region.

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS across the City of London region.

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HTTPS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTPS.

1 17 (65.38%) JIRA
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) SSL
3 14 (53.85%) HTTP
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle
3 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 13 (50.00%) WebCenter
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (50.00%) Jython
4 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 13 (50.00%) JDBC
4 13 (50.00%) Python
4 13 (50.00%) JMS
4 13 (50.00%) SOA
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (50.00%) Middleware
4 13 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (46.15%) Billing
5 12 (46.15%) Revenue Management
6 11 (42.31%) Documaker
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (42.31%) Content Management
6 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (42.31%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 11 (42.31%) Data Quality

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HTTPS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HTTPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (42.31%) WebLogic Portal
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (42.31%) Documaker
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) SSL
2 14 (53.85%) HTTP
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
6 2 (7.69%) FTP
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) SMTP
7 1 (3.85%) DHCP
7 1 (3.85%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) LDAP
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
7 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.85%) TACACS
7 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) MS Access
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Xcode
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Billing
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Middleware Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Writer
4 3 (11.54%) Author
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Author
4 3 (11.54%) Siebel Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Siebel Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) JDBC
1 13 (50.00%) JMS
1 13 (50.00%) Middleware
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 13 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 6 (23.08%) JSON
6 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
7 2 (7.69%) RESTful
7 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
8 1 (3.85%) Spring
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
8 1 (3.85%) Servlets
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) Core Animation
8 1 (3.85%) Google Maps API
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) cocos2d
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Copywriting
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.85%) Animation
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) SOA
2 12 (46.15%) Revenue Management
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (42.31%) Content Management
4 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Kanban
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 13 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 13 (50.00%) Python
2 13 (50.00%) Jython
3 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Remedy
3 9 (34.62%) Siebel
4 4 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Aruba
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Facebook
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter