The table below looks at the statistics for X.509 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 X.509 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.509
Rank - 200 211
Contract jobs citing X.509 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.037% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.27% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £224 £413
% change year-on-year
+67.59% -45.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
X.509
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
425 737 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.26% 13.54% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 539 512
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 20
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.10 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% -17.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.65 £19.72 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

X.509
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X.509 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.509 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

X.509
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 X.509 across the City of London region.

X.509 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London