The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 97 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 1 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.062% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 3.32% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £412 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
HTTPS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 211 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.37% 12.01% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 108 54
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £218 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £25.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - - 1
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) TIBCO
1 6 (85.71%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (85.71%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) EAI
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) COBOL
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
3 4 (57.14%) DataStage
3 4 (57.14%) B2B

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) MQSeries
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) DataStage
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) REST
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
3 4 (57.14%) JAX-WS
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) JTA
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Spring Security
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) AOP
2 4 (57.14%) API Development
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) EAI
2 4 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Refactoring
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) TIBCO