The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 507 501 500
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 84 81 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.16% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 27 30
Average daily rate £425 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £489 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £34.05 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £34.05 -
% change year-on-year
-55.94% -
HTTPS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6821 6982 6122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.42% 15.00% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4092 3904 3244
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 419 359
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +21.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in England

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in England

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram in England

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in England

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
London +20 41 £450 +27.65% 64
South East +18 20 £475 +18.75% 8
East of England +3 9 £393 +8.27%
North West -10 8 £343 -2.14% 5
North East -20 3 £550 -
West Midlands -22 2 £365 +1.38% 11
South West -1 1 £500 - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
HTTPS
UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 72 (46.45%) HTTP
2 48 (30.97%) Firewall
3 39 (25.16%) SSL
3 39 (25.16%) Java
3 39 (25.16%) Windows
4 38 (24.52%) Linux
4 38 (24.52%) TCP/IP
5 33 (21.29%) FTP
5 33 (21.29%) Web Services
6 32 (20.65%) SOAP
7 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (18.06%) Unix
8 28 (18.06%) Finance
9 25 (16.13%) IBM
10 23 (14.84%) SQL
11 22 (14.19%) XML
11 22 (14.19%) REST
12 21 (13.55%) Oracle
13 20 (12.90%) Apache
14 19 (12.26%) HTML
14 19 (12.26%) SOA
14 19 (12.26%) Middleware
14 19 (12.26%) Network Security
15 18 (11.61%) VMware
16 17 (10.97%) LAN
16 17 (10.97%) Active Directory
16 17 (10.97%) Cisco
16 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
16 17 (10.97%) Python
16 17 (10.97%) Continuous Integration

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (12.90%) Apache
2 16 (10.32%) WebSphere
3 12 (7.74%) MQSeries
3 12 (7.74%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.52%) JBoss
6 7 (4.52%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.87%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (3.23%) IIS
8 5 (3.23%) nginx
8 5 (3.23%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 4 (2.58%) Eucalyptus
9 4 (2.58%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.29%) CMS
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) MS Office
2 3 (1.94%) MS Project
2 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Maple
4 1 (0.65%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.65%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.23%) PaaS
4 4 (2.58%) IaaS
4 4 (2.58%) Office 365
5 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.65%) GitHub
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (46.45%) HTTP
2 48 (30.97%) Firewall
3 39 (25.16%) SSL
4 38 (24.52%) TCP/IP
5 33 (21.29%) FTP
6 19 (12.26%) Network Security
7 17 (10.97%) LAN
7 17 (10.97%) Reverse Proxy
8 15 (9.68%) DNS
8 15 (9.68%) LDAP
8 15 (9.68%) VPN
9 14 (9.03%) WAN
10 13 (8.39%) DMZ
11 10 (6.45%) SSH
12 9 (5.81%) BIG-IP
13 8 (5.16%) DHCP
13 8 (5.16%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (4.52%) ICMP
15 6 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.16%) DB2
1 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.23%) DataStage
3 4 (2.58%) MySQL
3 4 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.58%) Redis
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.65%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.65%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.10%) Introscope
3 9 (5.81%) Subversion
4 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.58%) Maven
5 4 (2.58%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.94%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.94%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.94%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.94%) JProfiler
6 3 (1.94%) JUnit
6 3 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.94%) Rational Performance Tester
6 3 (1.94%) Toad
6 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.29%) Ant
7 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.29%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.29%) MSI
7 2 (1.29%) XMLSpy
General
1 28 (18.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.23%) Law
3 5 (3.23%) Marketing
4 4 (2.58%) Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Electronics
6 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.29%) Front Office
6 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (27.74%) Developer
2 27 (17.42%) Architect
3 12 (7.74%) Consultant
4 10 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (5.81%) Administrator
5 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (5.81%) Network Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Analyst
6 8 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (5.16%) Security Architect
7 7 (4.52%) Designer
7 7 (4.52%) Network Architect
7 7 (4.52%) Network Security Architect
7 7 (4.52%) Security Consultant
8 6 (3.87%) Applications Packager
8 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.87%) Lead Developer
8 6 (3.87%) Network Consultant
8 6 (3.87%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (3.87%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.29%) Web Services
2 32 (20.65%) SOAP
3 22 (14.19%) REST
3 22 (14.19%) XML
4 19 (12.26%) HTML
4 19 (12.26%) Middleware
5 14 (9.03%) J2EE
6 13 (8.39%) CSS
6 13 (8.39%) jQuery
6 13 (8.39%) JSON
7 11 (7.10%) JDBC
7 11 (7.10%) JMS
8 9 (5.81%) Spring
9 8 (5.16%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.16%) Java EE
10 7 (4.52%) Ajax
10 7 (4.52%) JAX-WS
11 6 (3.87%) .NET
11 6 (3.87%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.87%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) iPad
2 8 (5.16%) Algorithms
2 8 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.52%) User Experience
4 6 (3.87%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.23%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.58%) BYOD
6 4 (2.58%) Clustering
6 4 (2.58%) DataPower
6 4 (2.58%) PKI
6 4 (2.58%) Replication
7 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.94%) NHS
7 3 (1.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.16%) Windows
2 38 (24.52%) Linux
3 28 (18.06%) Unix
4 12 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.16%) Windows Server
6 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.87%) CentOS
7 6 (3.87%) Solaris
7 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.23%) Android
9 4 (2.58%) Fedora
10 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.94%) VMS
10 3 (1.94%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.26%) SOA
3 17 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (9.68%) TDD
5 14 (9.03%) Load Balancing
6 13 (8.39%) DevOps
7 11 (7.10%) Data Security
7 11 (7.10%) Project Management
8 10 (6.45%) Front End Development
8 10 (6.45%) Open Source
8 10 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 9 (5.81%) High Availability
9 9 (5.81%) Migration
9 9 (5.81%) Network Design
10 8 (5.16%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.16%) MVC
11 7 (4.52%) EAI
11 7 (4.52%) Information Security
11 7 (4.52%) Scrum
11 7 (4.52%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.16%) Java
2 23 (14.84%) SQL
3 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
3 17 (10.97%) Python
4 9 (5.81%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.16%) Ruby
5 8 (5.16%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.52%) PHP
7 6 (3.87%) Jython
7 6 (3.87%) Tcl
8 5 (3.23%) C
8 5 (3.23%) C#
8 5 (3.23%) C++
8 5 (3.23%) COBOL
8 5 (3.23%) Korn
9 4 (2.58%) Perl
10 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.94%) VB
10 3 (1.94%) XPath
11 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (9.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.87%) Degree
3 6 (3.87%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.58%) ISEB
4 4 (2.58%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.29%) MBA
6 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.65%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) HL7
3 2 (1.29%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.29%) MiFID
3 2 (1.29%) SEPA
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.29%) UCITS
4 1 (0.65%) CDISC
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.87%) Terminal Server
3 6 (3.87%) XenApp
4 5 (3.23%) KVM
4 5 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.58%) Docker
5 4 (2.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.29%) BIND 9
6 2 (1.29%) pfSense
6 2 (1.29%) Samba
7 1 (0.65%) NFS
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.65%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (7.10%) Ansible
2 8 (5.16%) CA Wily
3 7 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.52%) Puppet
4 5 (3.23%) Ganglia
4 5 (3.23%) Graphite
4 5 (3.23%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (3.23%) Kibana
4 5 (3.23%) Nagios
4 5 (3.23%) Riemann
5 3 (1.94%) nmon
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.29%) SCCM
6 2 (1.29%) yum
6 2 (1.29%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) IBM
2 21 (13.55%) Oracle
3 18 (11.61%) VMware
4 17 (10.97%) Cisco
5 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
6 15 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 11 (7.10%) F5
7 11 (7.10%) Facebook
7 11 (7.10%) Twitter
8 10 (6.45%) TIBCO
9 7 (4.52%) Citrix
9 7 (4.52%) HP
10 6 (3.87%) Adobe
10 6 (3.87%) CA
11 5 (3.23%) NetApp
12 3 (1.94%) Apple
12 3 (1.94%) Green Hat
12 3 (1.94%) Juniper
13 2 (1.29%) Akamai
13 2 (1.29%) EMC
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