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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 176 201 189
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 2 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.037% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.27% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £416 £330 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.13% -29.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £330 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +25.08%
HTTPS
London

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
548 741 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.60% 13.55% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 544 516
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS 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 City of London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Puppet
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) SpriteKit
5 1 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.69%) Mocha
2 1 (7.69%) MSI
2 1 (7.69%) Protractor
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
2 1 (7.69%) Core Data
2 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
2 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) SpriteKit
2 1 (7.69%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Animation
2 1 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Case Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) EMCISA
1 1 (7.69%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator
2 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) EMC
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat