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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 514 485 450
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -35
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 57 74 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.18% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 52
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£405 £350 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -19.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £285 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £444 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7210 6247 6089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.81% 13.13% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4098 3416 3099
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 359 501
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -16.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
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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 +5 20 £520 +38.66% 25
South East -30 15 £256 -21.15% 16
South West +2 7 £400 +28.51% 10
East Midlands -5 5 £400 - 3
North West - 3 £400 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £338 - 4
East of England 0 1 - - 6
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 75 (55.97%) HTTP
2 40 (29.85%) Java
3 38 (28.36%) Oracle
3 38 (28.36%) TCP/IP
4 35 (26.12%) Firewall
4 35 (26.12%) Web Services
5 32 (23.88%) Windows
6 30 (22.39%) XML
6 30 (22.39%) SSL
6 30 (22.39%) REST
7 28 (20.90%) .NET
8 27 (20.15%) DNS
9 26 (19.40%) Finance
9 26 (19.40%) JSON
10 25 (18.66%) SOA
10 25 (18.66%) HTML
11 24 (17.91%) SQL
12 21 (15.67%) FTP
13 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
13 20 (14.93%) Internet
13 20 (14.93%) JavaScript
13 20 (14.93%) SOAP
13 20 (14.93%) JMS
14 18 (13.43%) Linux
14 18 (13.43%) SAP
14 18 (13.43%) Retail
15 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
16 16 (11.94%) SMTP
16 16 (11.94%) Middleware

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 13 (9.70%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.46%) Apache
2 10 (7.46%) NetWeaver
3 9 (6.72%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.72%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.72%) IIS
4 8 (5.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (5.97%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.99%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.49%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.49%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.75%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Documaker
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.49%) SAP R/3
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.75%) SAP xRPM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.75%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.75%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 75 (55.97%) HTTP
2 38 (28.36%) TCP/IP
3 35 (26.12%) Firewall
4 30 (22.39%) SSL
5 27 (20.15%) DNS
6 21 (15.67%) FTP
7 20 (14.93%) Internet
8 16 (11.94%) SMTP
9 9 (6.72%) DMZ
10 8 (5.97%) BIG-IP
11 7 (5.22%) Network Security
12 6 (4.48%) VPN
12 6 (4.48%) SSH
13 5 (3.73%) 4G
13 5 (3.73%) Wireshark
13 5 (3.73%) 3G
13 5 (3.73%) LAN
13 5 (3.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (2.99%) SNMP
14 4 (2.99%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.72%) DB2
3 9 (6.72%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (5.97%) MySQL
4 8 (5.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.49%) OLTP
8 2 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.49%) Redis
8 2 (1.49%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.75%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Maven
1 8 (5.97%) Selenium
2 7 (5.22%) JIRA
2 7 (5.22%) JUnit
3 6 (4.48%) Fiddler
4 5 (3.73%) SpecFlow
4 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.99%) Introscope
5 4 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.24%) Xcode
6 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.24%) CANoe
7 2 (1.49%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.49%) NUnit
7 2 (1.49%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.75%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (19.40%) Finance
2 18 (13.43%) Retail
3 9 (6.72%) Marketing
3 9 (6.72%) Billing
4 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.97%) Banking
5 6 (4.48%) Automotive
6 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.73%) Publishing
7 4 (2.99%) Electronics
7 4 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.24%) Military
8 3 (2.24%) Legal
9 2 (1.49%) Games
10 1 (0.75%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.75%) Local Government
10 1 (0.75%) Law
10 1 (0.75%) Back Office
10 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (26.87%) Developer
2 18 (13.43%) Architect
3 14 (10.45%) Analyst
4 13 (9.70%) Consultant
5 10 (7.46%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.97%) Administrator
7 6 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.73%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.73%) Integration Architect
8 5 (3.73%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Lead Developer
9 4 (2.99%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (2.99%) Team Leader
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Team Leader
9 4 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.24%) Designer
10 3 (2.24%) Marketing Consultant
10 3 (2.24%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (2.24%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.12%) Web Services
2 30 (22.39%) XML
2 30 (22.39%) REST
3 28 (20.90%) .NET
4 26 (19.40%) JSON
5 25 (18.66%) HTML
6 20 (14.93%) SOAP
6 20 (14.93%) JMS
7 16 (11.94%) Middleware
8 14 (10.45%) Spring
9 13 (9.70%) JDBC
10 12 (8.96%) CSS
10 12 (8.96%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (7.46%) J2EE
11 10 (7.46%) WebCenter
11 10 (7.46%) RESTful
12 9 (6.72%) XSD
13 8 (5.97%) Hibernate
13 8 (5.97%) WSDL
13 8 (5.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Clustering
2 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.22%) PKI
4 6 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.73%) Video on Demand
5 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.73%) BYOD
6 4 (2.99%) Replication
6 4 (2.99%) iPad
7 3 (2.24%) TRADACOMS
7 3 (2.24%) Telematics
7 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.24%) SCADA
8 2 (1.49%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.49%) User Experience
8 2 (1.49%) NHS
8 2 (1.49%) DTV
8 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.88%) Windows
2 18 (13.43%) Linux
3 10 (7.46%) UNIX
3 10 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.48%) Android
6 5 (3.73%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.99%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.99%) CentOS
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.24%) Debian
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.49%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.49%) Solaris
9 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.75%) MVS
10 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.66%) SOA
2 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.96%) Open Source
4 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
5 10 (7.46%) Load Balancing
6 9 (6.72%) CRM
7 8 (5.97%) Scrum
8 7 (5.22%) Performance Testing
8 7 (5.22%) OO
8 7 (5.22%) SDLC
9 6 (4.48%) iOS Development
9 6 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.48%) OOP
9 6 (4.48%) Revenue Management
10 5 (3.73%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.73%) BDD
10 5 (3.73%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.85%) Java
2 24 (17.91%) SQL
3 20 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.70%) C#
5 11 (8.21%) Python
5 11 (8.21%) C
6 10 (7.46%) PHP
6 10 (7.46%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.97%) C++
8 6 (4.48%) Jython
9 5 (3.73%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.99%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.99%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (2.24%) Korn
11 3 (2.24%) Perl
12 2 (1.49%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Degree
2 8 (5.97%) CISSP
3 6 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.73%) CCNP
5 4 (2.99%) RHCE
5 4 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.24%) CISM
6 3 (2.24%) CCNA
7 2 (1.49%) CCSA
7 2 (1.49%) CISMP
7 2 (1.49%) CCSE
7 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) MCITP
8 1 (0.75%) CISA
8 1 (0.75%) CCIE
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.22%) QA
3 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.99%) SpamAssassin
3 4 (2.99%) Postfix
4 3 (2.24%) qmail
4 3 (2.24%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.49%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.49%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.49%) Varnish
6 1 (0.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Puppet
1 7 (5.22%) AirWatch
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.99%) SELinux
3 4 (2.99%) Nagios
3 4 (2.99%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (2.99%) CA Wily
4 3 (2.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.49%) Ansible
5 2 (1.49%) SCCM
5 2 (1.49%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.75%) SCOM
6 1 (0.75%) Nessus
6 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Oracle
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
3 18 (13.43%) SAP
4 10 (7.46%) Remedy
5 8 (5.97%) IBM
5 8 (5.97%) Software AG
5 8 (5.97%) F5
6 7 (5.22%) Intel
7 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.48%) Cisco
8 5 (3.73%) Blue Coat
8 5 (3.73%) Adobe
8 5 (3.73%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.99%) WorldPay
9 4 (2.99%) Sybase
9 4 (2.99%) Citrix
9 4 (2.99%) CA
9 4 (2.99%) VMware
9 4 (2.99%) hybris
9 4 (2.99%) Xamarin
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