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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 519 582 542
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -40
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 98 55 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 26 37
Median daily rate £420 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.78 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.92% +264.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.78 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +264.83%
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
7492 7245 7894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.31% 13.79% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4607 4231 4448
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 491 447
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.30% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +26 42 £450 +28.57% 50
North West +19 17 £525 +39.44% 15
North East - 17 £331 - 1
South East +3 8 £381 +8.92% 10
South West +18 5 £260 -35.00% 7
East Midlands -6 5 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +10 3 £420 -11.57% 3
West Midlands -17 1 £320 - 14
East of England - 1 - - 9
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 127 (69.02%) HTTP
2 60 (32.61%) Linux
3 53 (28.80%) Windows
3 53 (28.80%) JavaScript
4 47 (25.54%) TCP/IP
5 46 (25.00%) Java
5 46 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (22.83%) Firewall
6 42 (22.83%) FTP
7 39 (21.20%) SSL
8 37 (20.11%) Security Cleared
9 35 (19.02%) Microsoft
9 35 (19.02%) Oracle
10 34 (18.48%) SQL
11 33 (17.93%) Web Services
11 33 (17.93%) XML
12 32 (17.39%) Python
13 31 (16.85%) REST
14 29 (15.76%) JSON
14 29 (15.76%) Windows Server
15 28 (15.22%) HTML
15 28 (15.22%) Finance
16 27 (14.67%) ITIL
16 27 (14.67%) CSS
17 26 (14.13%) DNS
18 25 (13.59%) Apache
18 25 (13.59%) LDAP
18 25 (13.59%) VMware
18 25 (13.59%) SC Cleared
18 25 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 25 (13.59%) Apache
2 23 (12.50%) IIS
3 14 (7.61%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (6.52%) MQSeries
5 8 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.17%) Confluence
6 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.63%) Drupal
7 3 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.54%) JBoss
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.63%) Boomi
3 3 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.63%) Force.com
4 2 (1.09%) Office 365
4 2 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 127 (69.02%) HTTP
2 47 (25.54%) TCP/IP
3 42 (22.83%) Firewall
3 42 (22.83%) FTP
4 39 (21.20%) SSL
5 26 (14.13%) DNS
6 25 (13.59%) LDAP
7 20 (10.87%) SMTP
8 19 (10.33%) VPN
9 17 (9.24%) Wireshark
10 16 (8.70%) DHCP
10 16 (8.70%) NAS
10 16 (8.70%) Network Security
11 13 (7.07%) Internet
12 11 (5.98%) LAN
12 11 (5.98%) WAN
13 10 (5.43%) BGP
13 10 (5.43%) OSPF
13 10 (5.43%) SAN
13 10 (5.43%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (7.61%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.80%) MySQL
5 5 (2.72%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.72%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.63%) Redis
8 2 (1.09%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.09%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.61%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.98%) Maven
3 10 (5.43%) XMLSpy
4 8 (4.35%) JIRA
4 8 (4.35%) MSI
4 8 (4.35%) Subversion
5 7 (3.80%) ClearCase
5 7 (3.80%) GitLab
6 6 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.63%) JUnit
8 3 (1.63%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.63%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.09%) Introscope
9 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.09%) Selenium
9 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (15.22%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Marketing
3 8 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.80%) Electronics
4 7 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.26%) Retail
6 5 (2.72%) Banking
7 4 (2.17%) Publishing
8 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.63%) Law
9 2 (1.09%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Billing
10 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (32.61%) Developer
2 23 (12.50%) Architect
3 14 (7.61%) Integration Developer
3 14 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 11 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.43%) Analyst
6 10 (5.43%) Java Architect
6 10 (5.43%) Java Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (4.89%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (4.89%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.35%) Applications Developer
9 6 (3.26%) Consultant
9 6 (3.26%) IP Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) IP Security Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.26%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.72%) Integration Architect
10 5 (2.72%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.93%) Web Services
1 33 (17.93%) XML
2 31 (16.85%) REST
3 29 (15.76%) JSON
4 28 (15.22%) HTML
5 27 (14.67%) CSS
6 24 (13.04%) SOAP
7 23 (12.50%) Middleware
8 17 (9.24%) SAML
9 16 (8.70%) jQuery
10 15 (8.15%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.07%) J2EE
12 12 (6.52%) XSLT
13 11 (5.98%) Spring
13 11 (5.98%) XSD
14 10 (5.43%) WSDL
14 10 (5.43%) XSL
15 9 (4.89%) LAMP
16 8 (4.35%) RESTful
17 7 (3.80%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (5.98%) iPad
1 11 (5.98%) Wiki
2 10 (5.43%) DataPower
3 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.17%) User Experience
6 3 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.63%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.63%) Tandem
7 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.09%) Clustering
7 2 (1.09%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.09%) iPhone
7 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.09%) PKI
7 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.61%) Linux
2 53 (28.80%) Windows
3 29 (15.76%) Windows Server
4 25 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (9.78%) Unix
6 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.26%) Android
8 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.09%) CentOS
10 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Debian
11 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.67%) ITIL
3 20 (10.87%) SOA
4 17 (9.24%) Load Balancing
5 16 (8.70%) Microservices
6 15 (8.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (8.15%) E-Commerce
6 15 (8.15%) Software Distribution
7 14 (7.61%) DevOps
7 14 (7.61%) High Availability
7 14 (7.61%) Migration
8 13 (7.07%) Analytics
8 13 (7.07%) Identity Access Management
8 13 (7.07%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (6.52%) Extreme Programming
9 12 (6.52%) TDD
10 11 (5.98%) B2B
10 11 (5.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.80%) JavaScript
2 46 (25.00%) Java
3 34 (18.48%) SQL
4 32 (17.39%) Python
5 20 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
7 16 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 15 (8.15%) Perl
9 14 (7.61%) Lua
9 14 (7.61%) VB
10 13 (7.07%) PHP
11 9 (4.89%) C
12 8 (4.35%) C++
13 7 (3.80%) Jython
14 5 (2.72%) ActionScript
14 5 (2.72%) ActionScript 2.0
15 4 (2.17%) C#
15 4 (2.17%) Groovy
16 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.09%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.43%) CCNP
5 9 (4.89%) Degree
5 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (3.80%) CISSP
8 6 (3.26%) CCIE
8 6 (3.26%) CCNA
8 6 (3.26%) CCSA
8 6 (3.26%) CCSE
9 5 (2.72%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.09%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.09%) MCSE
10 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.54%) CEH
11 1 (0.54%) MOS
11 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 5 (2.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (4.89%) Samba
5 6 (3.26%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.63%) Docker
6 3 (1.63%) Xen
7 2 (1.09%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.09%) vCloud
7 2 (1.09%) vSphere
7 2 (1.09%) XenApp
8 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (13.59%) Puppet
2 15 (8.15%) Tivoli
3 12 (6.52%) Nagios
4 11 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.43%) yum
6 9 (4.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (4.89%) SCCM
7 7 (3.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 7 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (3.26%) FortiGate
9 5 (2.72%) BladeLogic
9 5 (2.72%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.63%) Ansible
11 2 (1.09%) CA Wily
11 2 (1.09%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.09%) SCOM
11 2 (1.09%) vRealize
11 2 (1.09%) WSUS
12 1 (0.54%) OpenView
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (19.02%) Microsoft
1 35 (19.02%) Oracle
2 25 (13.59%) VMware
3 22 (11.96%) Red Hat
4 19 (10.33%) HP
5 18 (9.78%) Cisco
6 17 (9.24%) F5
7 15 (8.15%) CheckPoint
8 13 (7.07%) Adobe
8 13 (7.07%) Dell
8 13 (7.07%) IBM
8 13 (7.07%) PTC
9 12 (6.52%) hybris
10 9 (4.89%) NetApp
11 8 (4.35%) Citrix
11 8 (4.35%) SAP
12 7 (3.80%) CA
13 6 (3.26%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.26%) Juniper
14 5 (2.72%) BMC
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