The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 534 563 506
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -57
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 85 55 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.74% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 31 44
Median daily rate £393 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £528 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
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
7747 7475 6613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.92% 14.70% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4802 4286 3573
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 440 377
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 22 £393 -21.50% 15
South East +12 19 £450 +9.75% 7
North East - 12 £295 - 1
South West +4 10 £393 -7.64% 3
North West -6 8 £410 -18.00% 6
Yorkshire - 6 £295 - 4
West Midlands -16 4 £280 -2.60% 8
East of England +17 3 £525 - 2
East Midlands +5 1 - - 1
HTTPS
UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 94 (53.11%) HTTP
2 48 (27.12%) Java
3 44 (24.86%) Linux
4 43 (24.29%) TCP/IP
5 41 (23.16%) Finance
6 40 (22.60%) Firewall
7 38 (21.47%) Windows
7 38 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (18.64%) XML
9 32 (18.08%) FTP
10 31 (17.51%) VPN
10 31 (17.51%) SQL
11 30 (16.95%) Oracle
12 28 (15.82%) JavaScript
12 28 (15.82%) VMware
13 27 (15.25%) Web Services
13 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
14 25 (14.12%) SSL
14 25 (14.12%) Unix
14 25 (14.12%) Network Security
15 24 (13.56%) Security Cleared
15 24 (13.56%) F5
16 23 (12.99%) REST
16 23 (12.99%) iPad
17 22 (12.43%) JSON
17 22 (12.43%) Python
17 22 (12.43%) DNS
18 21 (11.86%) Red Hat
18 21 (11.86%) MQSeries
18 21 (11.86%) LDAP

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 21 (11.86%) MQSeries
2 19 (10.73%) Apache
3 13 (7.34%) IIS
4 9 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.26%) iPlanet
7 4 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.13%) CMS
8 2 (1.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.13%) FileNet
8 2 (1.13%) JBoss
8 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.13%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.13%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.39%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.13%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.13%) MS Project
4 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.56%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.26%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.69%) Boomi
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.13%) Force.com
6 2 (1.13%) Office 365
6 2 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.56%) GitHub
7 1 (0.56%) IaaS
7 1 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (53.11%) HTTP
2 43 (24.29%) TCP/IP
3 40 (22.60%) Firewall
4 32 (18.08%) FTP
5 31 (17.51%) VPN
6 25 (14.12%) Network Security
6 25 (14.12%) SSL
7 22 (12.43%) DNS
8 21 (11.86%) LDAP
9 19 (10.73%) Wireshark
10 17 (9.60%) DHCP
11 16 (9.04%) SMTP
12 14 (7.91%) LAN
12 14 (7.91%) WAN
13 13 (7.34%) IPsec
14 12 (6.78%) BIG-IP
15 11 (6.21%) BGP
15 11 (6.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (6.21%) NAS
15 11 (6.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.69%) MySQL
5 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.13%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.13%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.13%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.56%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.08%) XMLSpy
2 7 (3.95%) ClearCase
2 7 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.95%) Maven
3 6 (3.39%) Subversion
4 5 (2.82%) Introscope
4 5 (2.82%) Selenium
5 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.26%) GitLab
5 4 (2.26%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.26%) JUnit
5 4 (2.26%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.26%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.69%) JIRA
6 3 (1.69%) MSI
7 2 (1.13%) Ant
7 2 (1.13%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.13%) NUnit
7 2 (1.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 41 (23.16%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Banking
2 10 (5.65%) Law
3 9 (5.08%) Retail
4 4 (2.26%) Electronics
5 3 (1.69%) Billing
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.13%) Back Office
6 2 (1.13%) Front Office
6 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.13%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (28.81%) Developer
2 19 (10.73%) Architect
3 16 (9.04%) Analyst
4 15 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (5.65%) Designer
5 10 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (5.08%) Security Engineer
7 8 (4.52%) Integration Developer
7 8 (4.52%) IP Engineer
7 8 (4.52%) Test Analyst
8 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (3.95%) IP Security Engineer
9 6 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.39%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (2.82%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.82%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.64%) XML
2 27 (15.25%) Web Services
3 23 (12.99%) REST
4 22 (12.43%) JSON
5 21 (11.86%) Middleware
5 21 (11.86%) SOAP
6 14 (7.91%) CSS
6 14 (7.91%) HTML
7 13 (7.34%) J2EE
8 12 (6.78%) JMS
8 12 (6.78%) XSLT
9 10 (5.65%) SAML
9 10 (5.65%) WSDL
9 10 (5.65%) XSD
9 10 (5.65%) XSL
10 9 (5.08%) .NET
11 8 (4.52%) HTML5
12 7 (3.95%) JDBC
12 7 (3.95%) Sass
13 6 (3.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) iPad
2 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.95%) SWIFT
5 5 (2.82%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.26%) Arduino
6 4 (2.26%) Clustering
6 4 (2.26%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.26%) Home Automation
6 4 (2.26%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) DataPower
7 3 (1.69%) Economics
7 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.69%) Tandem
7 3 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.86%) Linux
2 38 (21.47%) Windows
3 25 (14.12%) Unix
4 14 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.91%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.26%) CentOS
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.86%) Load Balancing
3 20 (11.30%) SOA
4 19 (10.73%) ITIL
5 17 (9.60%) TDD
6 14 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.91%) High Availability
7 12 (6.78%) DevOps
7 12 (6.78%) Migration
8 11 (6.21%) E-Commerce
8 11 (6.21%) Front End Development
8 11 (6.21%) Project Management
9 9 (5.08%) EAI
9 9 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.52%) Analytics
10 8 (4.52%) CRM
10 8 (4.52%) Microservices
10 8 (4.52%) Scrum
10 8 (4.52%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.12%) Java
2 31 (17.51%) SQL
3 28 (15.82%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.43%) Python
5 16 (9.04%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.47%) Perl
7 12 (6.78%) PHP
8 8 (4.52%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.52%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.39%) C#
9 6 (3.39%) Lua
9 6 (3.39%) VB
10 5 (2.82%) Groovy
11 4 (2.26%) Tcl
12 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.13%) C
13 2 (1.13%) C++
13 2 (1.13%) JCL
13 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) CCNP
4 9 (5.08%) CISSP
5 7 (3.95%) CCNA
5 7 (3.95%) CCSA
5 7 (3.95%) CCSE
5 7 (3.95%) Degree
6 5 (2.82%) CCIE
7 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.13%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.56%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.56%) EMCISA
9 1 (0.56%) EMCSA
9 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PMP
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
1 7 (3.95%) SEPA
2 6 (3.39%) HL7
3 2 (1.13%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.13%) MiFID
3 2 (1.13%) UCITS
4 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.56%) FATCA
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.91%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.34%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (6.21%) Samba
5 7 (3.95%) ProxySG
6 5 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.13%) Docker
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.13%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.13%) XenApp
8 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (9.60%) Puppet
2 14 (7.91%) Nagios
3 7 (3.95%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.39%) Ansible
4 6 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.39%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.82%) CA Wily
5 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.82%) yum
6 3 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.69%) SCCM
7 2 (1.13%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.56%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.56%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (16.95%) Oracle
2 28 (15.82%) VMware
3 27 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 24 (13.56%) F5
5 21 (11.86%) Red Hat
6 18 (10.17%) CheckPoint
7 17 (9.60%) Cisco
8 16 (9.04%) IBM
9 13 (7.34%) NetApp
10 11 (6.21%) Facebook
10 11 (6.21%) Twitter
11 10 (5.65%) HP
12 8 (4.52%) Blue Coat
12 8 (4.52%) Citrix
12 8 (4.52%) Dell
13 7 (3.95%) PTC
14 6 (3.39%) Remedy
15 5 (2.82%) Juniper
16 4 (2.26%) CA
16 4 (2.26%) Sybase
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