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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 178 197 181
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 13 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £448 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £423 £363
% change year-on-year
-17.15% +16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.05 - £36.50
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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
668 708 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.18% 11.77% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 456 529
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 46
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -13.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

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
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 23 January 2015, 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 (68.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) HTTP
3 13 (52.00%) JIRA
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (40.00%) WebCenter
6 10 (40.00%) JMS
6 10 (40.00%) SOA
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle
6 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 10 (40.00%) JDBC
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (40.00%) Middleware
6 10 (40.00%) Remedy
7 9 (36.00%) SSL
7 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (36.00%) Revenue Management
7 9 (36.00%) Documaker
7 9 (36.00%) Billing
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (36.00%) Data Quality
8 8 (32.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) VPN
9 7 (28.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (24.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (16.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Documaker
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 9 (36.00%) SSL
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
4 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) BGP
6 2 (8.00%) MPLS
6 2 (8.00%) OSPF
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
6 2 (8.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (16.00%) Fiddler
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.00%) Xcode
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Billing
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Author
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Author
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Team Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Writer
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware Team Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Mac Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Siebel Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Network Support
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Siebel Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 10 (40.00%) WebCenter
1 10 (40.00%) JMS
1 10 (40.00%) JDBC
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) Cocoa
6 2 (8.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Video on Demand
3 3 (12.00%) Copywriting
4 2 (8.00%) PKI
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) SOA
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (36.00%) Revenue Management
4 6 (24.00%) Content Management
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.00%) V-Model
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) DRM
6 4 (16.00%) DSDM
6 4 (16.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.00%) ISMS
7 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) Jython
2 7 (28.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 6 (24.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
1 10 (40.00%) Remedy
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Siebel
4 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.00%) Sony
5 1 (4.00%) Google