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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 479 500 478
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 100 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 0.80% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 40
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£388 £435 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.91% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £368
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.32%
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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
7196 6379 7031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 13.62% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3537 3525
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 390 619
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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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 +35 40 £425 -7.60% 7
South East -18 25 £400 -11.11% 2
North West -10 9 £350 -14.63% 4
East Midlands - 6 £350 - 7
East of England -10 5 £363 +11.53%
West Midlands - 5 £360 - 3
South West -28 3 £375 -15.73% 2
North East - 2 - -
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 100 (55.56%) HTTP
2 77 (42.78%) Oracle
3 74 (41.11%) Windows
4 61 (33.89%) Linux
5 60 (33.33%) SSL
6 52 (28.89%) TCP/IP
7 49 (27.22%) DNS
8 48 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 48 (26.67%) Firewall
9 47 (26.11%) HTML
10 44 (24.44%) XML
11 42 (23.33%) UNIX
12 38 (21.11%) Java
12 38 (21.11%) Finance
13 35 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (18.89%) Bash Shell
15 33 (18.33%) SOA
15 33 (18.33%) VPN
16 32 (17.78%) JDBC
17 31 (17.22%) Middleware
17 31 (17.22%) JIRA
18 30 (16.67%) .NET
19 28 (15.56%) SQL
19 28 (15.56%) JSON
20 27 (15.00%) JMS
20 27 (15.00%) FTP
21 26 (14.44%) Remedy
21 26 (14.44%) Web Services
21 26 (14.44%) WebLogic
21 26 (14.44%) Agile Software Development

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (14.44%) WebLogic
2 23 (12.78%) Apache
3 20 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 20 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 17 (9.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 15 (8.33%) IIS
7 10 (5.56%) WebSphere
8 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (2.22%) NetWeaver
11 3 (1.67%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.67%) Confluence
12 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.56%) Node.js
13 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (8.33%) MS Office
2 13 (7.22%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 8 (4.44%) Doxygen
5 3 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (11.11%) Documaker
3 18 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (6.11%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) Force.com
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Route 53
2 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 100 (55.56%) HTTP
2 60 (33.33%) SSL
3 52 (28.89%) TCP/IP
4 49 (27.22%) DNS
5 48 (26.67%) Firewall
6 33 (18.33%) VPN
7 27 (15.00%) FTP
8 24 (13.33%) SSH
9 21 (11.67%) IPsec
10 18 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (9.44%) VLAN
11 17 (9.44%) HSRP
12 14 (7.78%) DMVPN
12 14 (7.78%) DMZ
13 13 (7.22%) Internet
13 13 (7.22%) WAN
13 13 (7.22%) SMTP
13 13 (7.22%) Wireshark
14 12 (6.67%) OSPF
14 12 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.78%) Oracle Database
2 21 (11.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 21 (11.67%) Oracle ODI
3 20 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 17 (9.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 15 (8.33%) MySQL
6 10 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.78%) Ingres
8 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.78%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.22%) DB2
10 3 (1.67%) MS Access
10 3 (1.67%) Crystal Enterprise
11 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (17.22%) JIRA
2 13 (7.22%) Selenium
3 10 (5.56%) Xcode
4 9 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.33%) Maven
5 6 (3.33%) JUnit
5 6 (3.33%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.78%) NUnit
6 5 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.78%) PHPUnit
6 5 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.67%) GCC
7 3 (1.67%) Subversion
7 3 (1.67%) Ant
7 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.67%) Fiddler
7 3 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 38 (21.11%) Finance
2 22 (12.22%) Billing
3 14 (7.78%) Banking
4 11 (6.11%) Retail
4 11 (6.11%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.22%) Automotive
6 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.67%) Marketing
6 3 (1.67%) Military
7 2 (1.11%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.11%) Developer
2 25 (13.89%) Consultant
3 24 (13.33%) Analyst
4 18 (10.00%) Architect
5 16 (8.89%) Network Support
6 14 (7.78%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Oracle Consultant
7 11 (6.11%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (5.56%) Administrator
9 9 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 8 (4.44%) iOS Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 7 (3.89%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.33%) Senior Oracle Consultant
13 5 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.78%) Business Analyst
13 5 (2.78%) Tester
13 5 (2.78%) Siebel Consultant
13 5 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.11%) HTML
2 44 (24.44%) XML
3 32 (17.78%) JDBC
4 31 (17.22%) Middleware
5 30 (16.67%) .NET
6 28 (15.56%) JSON
7 27 (15.00%) JMS
8 26 (14.44%) Web Services
9 23 (12.78%) Oracle Fusion
10 22 (12.22%) JSP
11 21 (11.67%) WebCenter
12 18 (10.00%) CSS
13 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET
14 16 (8.89%) HTML5
15 15 (8.33%) RESTful
16 11 (6.11%) Struts
16 11 (6.11%) Spring
16 11 (6.11%) Hibernate
17 10 (5.56%) SOAP
18 8 (4.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.89%) PKI
3 12 (6.67%) User Experience
4 11 (6.11%) Clustering
5 9 (5.00%) Open Source
5 9 (5.00%) Hedge funds
6 7 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.33%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.22%) EFT
8 4 (2.22%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.67%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.67%) GIS
10 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.11%) Wiki
10 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.56%) iPhone
11 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.56%) CMDB
11 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 74 (41.11%) Windows
2 61 (33.89%) Linux
3 42 (23.33%) UNIX
4 23 (12.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (9.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (8.89%) Windows XP
8 13 (7.22%) Windows 2000
9 12 (6.67%) Apple iOS
10 10 (5.56%) Android
11 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (3.89%) VMS
13 5 (2.78%) Solaris
14 3 (1.67%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.67%) Debian
15 2 (1.11%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.33%) SOA
2 26 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (11.67%) Validation
4 20 (11.11%) Scrum
4 20 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (11.11%) Revenue Management
5 19 (10.56%) Migration
6 18 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 17 (9.44%) Content Management
7 17 (9.44%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (8.89%) Software Testing
9 15 (8.33%) Workflow
10 14 (7.78%) Change Management
11 12 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
12 11 (6.11%) CRM
13 10 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
13 10 (5.56%) Information Assurance
13 10 (5.56%) ISMS
13 10 (5.56%) High Availability
13 10 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 38 (21.11%) Java
3 34 (18.89%) Bash Shell
4 28 (15.56%) SQL
5 20 (11.11%) Python
5 20 (11.11%) Jython
5 20 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 16 (8.89%) Korn
6 16 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.78%) C#
8 11 (6.11%) Objective-C
9 10 (5.56%) C++
9 10 (5.56%) Perl
9 10 (5.56%) PHP
9 10 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.00%) sed
10 9 (5.00%) C
10 9 (5.00%) AWK
10 9 (5.00%) XPath
11 4 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 21 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.22%) DV Cleared
3 13 (7.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (7.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.22%) MCP
4 4 (2.22%) CCNP
5 3 (1.67%) CCNA
5 3 (1.67%) MCSE
5 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.67%) Degree
6 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.78%) QA
3 4 (2.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.44%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (6.11%) Nmap
4 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (3.89%) NFS
6 4 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 13 (7.22%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (6.11%) Nessus
5 7 (3.89%) Puppet
6 4 (2.22%) SCCM
7 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.11%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.11%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.56%) Ansible
8 1 (0.56%) Graphite
8 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.56%) Nagios
8 1 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 77 (42.78%) Oracle
2 26 (14.44%) Remedy
3 24 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.44%) Red Hat
5 16 (8.89%) Siebel
6 14 (7.78%) HP
7 12 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 11 (6.11%) VMware
9 10 (5.56%) Sybase
10 7 (3.89%) Cisco
10 7 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (3.33%) Sun
11 6 (3.33%) F5
11 6 (3.33%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.22%) SAP
12 4 (2.22%) Intel
12 4 (2.22%) Software AG
13 3 (1.67%) Cognos
13 3 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 3 (1.67%) IBM
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago