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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 471 486 455
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 86 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 0.89% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 49
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£350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £420 £363
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £34.05 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.05 - £36.50
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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
6708 5959 6485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.36% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3218 3168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 360 604
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.38 £22.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -17.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +29 29 £353 -19.88% 14
South East -17 16 £400 -11.11% 2
North West +1 9 £350 -16.66% 2
East Midlands +24 8 £350 - 4
West Midlands - 8 £360 - 3
Yorkshire - 6 - -
East of England -3 5 £363 -9.37% 5
South West - 2 - - 4
North East - 2 - -
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 95 (51.35%) HTTP
2 74 (40.00%) Windows
3 68 (36.76%) Oracle
4 55 (29.73%) SSL
5 51 (27.57%) Linux
6 49 (26.49%) Firewall
7 48 (25.95%) HTML
7 48 (25.95%) TCP/IP
8 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
9 44 (23.78%) XML
10 42 (22.70%) DNS
11 37 (20.00%) Finance
12 36 (19.46%) Java
13 34 (18.38%) UNIX
14 33 (17.84%) SOA
15 32 (17.30%) Bash Shell
16 31 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (16.76%) .NET
16 31 (16.76%) Middleware
17 30 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (16.22%) JDBC
17 30 (16.22%) VPN
18 29 (15.68%) SQL
18 29 (15.68%) JMS
18 29 (15.68%) JSON
19 28 (15.14%) Web Services
20 27 (14.59%) Remedy
21 26 (14.05%) FTP
22 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
22 25 (13.51%) Active Directory

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (12.97%) WebLogic
2 19 (10.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (9.73%) Oracle Service Bus
4 16 (8.65%) Apache
5 15 (8.11%) IIS
5 15 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 13 (7.03%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (5.41%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.78%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.24%) NetWeaver
10 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
13 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.54%) Node.js
14 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Visio
2 11 (5.95%) MS Office
3 10 (5.41%) MS Excel
4 8 (4.32%) Doxygen
5 3 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.73%) Documaker
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (3.78%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) Force.com
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) Route 53
2 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 95 (51.35%) HTTP
2 55 (29.73%) SSL
3 49 (26.49%) Firewall
4 48 (25.95%) TCP/IP
5 42 (22.70%) DNS
6 30 (16.22%) VPN
7 26 (14.05%) FTP
8 19 (10.27%) SSH
9 18 (9.73%) IPsec
10 16 (8.65%) Internet
11 15 (8.11%) DMZ
11 15 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (7.57%) HSRP
12 14 (7.57%) VLAN
12 14 (7.57%) SMTP
13 12 (6.49%) Wireshark
14 11 (5.95%) DMVPN
15 10 (5.41%) WAN
16 9 (4.86%) BGP
16 9 (4.86%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.27%) Oracle BI EE
1 19 (10.27%) Oracle ODI
2 18 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.65%) Oracle Database
4 15 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (7.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.41%) MySQL
6 10 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.24%) DB2
9 5 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.70%) Ingres
9 5 (2.70%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.62%) Crystal Enterprise
10 3 (1.62%) MS Access
11 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 24 (12.97%) JIRA
2 15 (8.11%) Selenium
3 10 (5.41%) Xcode
4 8 (4.32%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.32%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.78%) WebDriver
5 7 (3.78%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.24%) JUnit
7 5 (2.70%) Fiddler
7 5 (2.70%) PHPUnit
8 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.16%) NUnit
9 3 (1.62%) Ant
9 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.62%) Maven
10 2 (1.08%) Subversion
11 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.54%) FitNesse
General
1 37 (20.00%) Finance
2 21 (11.35%) Billing
3 13 (7.03%) Banking
3 13 (7.03%) Retail
4 7 (3.78%) Automotive
4 7 (3.78%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.16%) Military
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
6 3 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Electronics
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (21.08%) Developer
2 23 (12.43%) Analyst
2 23 (12.43%) Consultant
3 20 (10.81%) Architect
4 14 (7.57%) Network Support
5 13 (7.03%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.41%) Administrator
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (4.86%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (4.86%) iOS Developer
8 7 (3.78%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.78%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 6 (3.24%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.70%) Siebel Consultant
10 5 (2.70%) Team Leader
10 5 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.70%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.95%) HTML
2 44 (23.78%) XML
3 31 (16.76%) .NET
3 31 (16.76%) Middleware
4 30 (16.22%) JDBC
5 29 (15.68%) JMS
5 29 (15.68%) JSON
6 28 (15.14%) Web Services
7 21 (11.35%) Oracle Fusion
8 20 (10.81%) JSP
9 19 (10.27%) WebCenter
10 18 (9.73%) CSS
11 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET
11 15 (8.11%) HTML5
11 15 (8.11%) RESTful
12 12 (6.49%) SOAP
13 11 (5.95%) Struts
14 10 (5.41%) REST
15 8 (4.32%) Java EE
15 8 (4.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.03%) Clustering
2 13 (7.03%) PKI
2 13 (7.03%) Open Source
3 11 (5.95%) User Experience
4 7 (3.78%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.24%) Video on Demand
6 5 (2.70%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.16%) EFT
8 3 (1.62%) GIS
8 3 (1.62%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.62%) Telematics
8 3 (1.62%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (40.00%) Windows
2 51 (27.57%) Linux
3 34 (18.38%) UNIX
4 21 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (9.19%) Apple iOS
6 14 (7.57%) Android
6 14 (7.57%) Windows XP
7 11 (5.95%) Windows 2000
8 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.78%) VMS
10 5 (2.70%) Windows Phone
11 4 (2.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.54%) Debian
12 1 (0.54%) Solaris
12 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.84%) SOA
2 30 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (12.97%) Validation
4 21 (11.35%) Scrum
5 20 (10.81%) Migration
6 18 (9.73%) Revenue Management
7 17 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (8.65%) Test Scripting
8 16 (8.65%) Software Testing
8 16 (8.65%) Workflow
9 14 (7.57%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (7.03%) Content Management
11 12 (6.49%) iOS Development
11 12 (6.49%) CRM
12 11 (5.95%) Change Management
12 11 (5.95%) BDD
13 10 (5.41%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.86%) OO
14 9 (4.86%) Security Testing
14 9 (4.86%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.46%) Java
3 32 (17.30%) Bash Shell
4 29 (15.68%) SQL
5 16 (8.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 16 (8.65%) Korn
5 16 (8.65%) Python
5 16 (8.65%) Jython
6 14 (7.57%) C#
7 12 (6.49%) C++
7 12 (6.49%) Objective-C
7 12 (6.49%) Shell Script
8 11 (5.95%) C
8 11 (5.95%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.41%) Perl
9 10 (5.41%) PHP
10 9 (4.86%) AWK
10 9 (4.86%) XPath
10 9 (4.86%) sed
11 4 (2.16%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 17 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.03%) DV Cleared
3 11 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.95%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.70%) Degree
5 4 (2.16%) MCP
5 4 (2.16%) CCNP
5 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.62%) CCNA
6 3 (1.62%) MCSE
7 1 (0.54%) CCDP
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (2.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (5.41%) Nmap
4 9 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.78%) NFS
5 7 (3.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.08%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (7.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 11 (5.95%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (5.41%) Nessus
5 7 (3.78%) Puppet
6 4 (2.16%) SCCM
7 3 (1.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.08%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.54%) Nagios
9 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.54%) Graphite
9 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 68 (36.76%) Oracle
2 27 (14.59%) Remedy
3 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.03%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.49%) HP
6 11 (5.95%) VMware
6 11 (5.95%) Siebel
7 10 (5.41%) Sybase
8 9 (4.86%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (3.78%) Cisco
9 7 (3.78%) F5
10 6 (3.24%) ServiceNow
10 6 (3.24%) SAP
10 6 (3.24%) Software AG
10 6 (3.24%) Sun
11 5 (2.70%) Intel
12 4 (2.16%) Xamarin
12 4 (2.16%) Charles River
13 3 (1.62%) Alias
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