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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 486 473 445
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 83 66 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.07% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 53
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£355 £408 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.88% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £326 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £474 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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
7063 6163 6344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.81% 13.24% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3861 3209 3133
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 363 561
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £44.80 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

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 March 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 March 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 +20 35 £355 -16.47% 12
South East -25 12 £600 +37.14% 7
West Midlands - 9 - - 4
East Midlands -7 7 - - 4
Yorkshire - 7 - - 1
East of England +3 4 £363 -6.45% 3
North West -10 4 £350 +3.70% 2
South West -13 4 - - 11
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 88 (49.44%) HTTP
2 71 (39.89%) Windows
3 61 (34.27%) Oracle
4 55 (30.90%) Firewall
5 51 (28.65%) TCP/IP
6 48 (26.97%) Linux
7 42 (23.60%) Java
7 42 (23.60%) DNS
7 42 (23.60%) SSL
8 38 (21.35%) XML
9 37 (20.79%) HTML
10 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
11 35 (19.66%) SQL
11 35 (19.66%) .NET
12 34 (19.10%) Web Services
13 29 (16.29%) Finance
14 28 (15.73%) JSON
15 27 (15.17%) UNIX
15 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
16 25 (14.04%) FTP
16 25 (14.04%) SOA
17 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (12.92%) VPN
18 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
19 22 (12.36%) SOAP
20 21 (11.80%) JMS
20 21 (11.80%) Active Directory
21 19 (10.67%) Middleware
21 19 (10.67%) JDBC

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (8.43%) IIS
2 14 (7.87%) Apache
2 14 (7.87%) WebSphere
3 13 (7.30%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.62%) NetWeaver
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.81%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (2.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Portal
7 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.56%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Office
2 11 (6.18%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.81%) Doxygen
5 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Documaker
2 8 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.81%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (1.12%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.56%) SAP xRPM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.56%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Force.com
1 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Route 53
2 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (49.44%) HTTP
2 55 (30.90%) Firewall
3 51 (28.65%) TCP/IP
4 42 (23.60%) DNS
4 42 (23.60%) SSL
5 25 (14.04%) FTP
6 23 (12.92%) VPN
7 17 (9.55%) DMZ
7 17 (9.55%) IPsec
8 16 (8.99%) SSH
8 16 (8.99%) Internet
9 14 (7.87%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (7.87%) VLAN
9 14 (7.87%) HSRP
10 13 (7.30%) SMTP
11 10 (5.62%) WAN
11 10 (5.62%) DMVPN
12 9 (5.06%) NAS
12 9 (5.06%) LAN
12 9 (5.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.87%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.74%) MySQL
4 11 (6.18%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.06%) DB2
7 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.25%) Ingres
8 4 (2.25%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.69%) Crystal Enterprise
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.43%) Selenium
2 10 (5.62%) JIRA
3 8 (4.49%) SpecFlow
4 7 (3.93%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.93%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.93%) Xcode
5 6 (3.37%) JUnit
5 6 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.81%) Fiddler
7 4 (2.25%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.25%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.25%) NUnit
8 3 (1.69%) Ant
8 3 (1.69%) Maven
8 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.12%) Introscope
9 2 (1.12%) Subversion
10 1 (0.56%) NWDI
10 1 (0.56%) NWDS
General
1 29 (16.29%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Retail
3 13 (7.30%) Billing
4 11 (6.18%) Banking
5 8 (4.49%) Automotive
6 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.81%) Marketing
8 4 (2.25%) Military
9 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.69%) Legal
9 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.69%) Electronics
10 2 (1.12%) Back Office
10 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.12%) Publishing
11 1 (0.56%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Front Office
11 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (21.91%) Developer
2 24 (13.48%) Consultant
3 20 (11.24%) Analyst
4 19 (10.67%) Architect
5 14 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.87%) Network Support
6 13 (7.30%) Administrator
7 8 (4.49%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (3.37%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.81%) Oracle Team Leader
10 5 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.81%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.81%) Integration Architect
10 5 (2.81%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.25%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (2.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.25%) UNIX Administrator
11 4 (2.25%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.35%) XML
2 37 (20.79%) HTML
3 35 (19.66%) .NET
4 34 (19.10%) Web Services
5 28 (15.73%) JSON
6 22 (12.36%) SOAP
7 21 (11.80%) JMS
8 19 (10.67%) JDBC
8 19 (10.67%) Middleware
9 17 (9.55%) REST
10 16 (8.99%) CSS
11 15 (8.43%) JSP
12 14 (7.87%) RESTful
13 12 (6.74%) WebCenter
14 11 (6.18%) HTML5
14 11 (6.18%) Struts
15 10 (5.62%) ASP.NET
15 10 (5.62%) ActiveMQ
15 10 (5.62%) WebSphere MQ
15 10 (5.62%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.43%) Open Source
3 13 (7.30%) Clustering
4 12 (6.74%) PKI
5 7 (3.93%) User Experience
6 6 (3.37%) Video on Demand
7 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.25%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.25%) EFT
8 3 (1.69%) GIS
8 3 (1.69%) SCADA
8 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.69%) Telematics
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.12%) Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 71 (39.89%) Windows
2 48 (26.97%) Linux
3 27 (15.17%) UNIX
4 18 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (8.43%) Apple iOS
5 15 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.74%) Android
7 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.06%) Windows XP
9 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.37%) Windows Phone
10 6 (3.37%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.25%) VMS
11 4 (2.25%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.12%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.56%) CentOS
13 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.04%) SOA
2 24 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.11%) Scrum
4 17 (9.55%) Validation
4 17 (9.55%) Migration
5 16 (8.99%) CRM
6 14 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (7.87%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (7.30%) Workflow
8 12 (6.74%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.18%) Change Management
10 10 (5.62%) OO
10 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.62%) Software Testing
10 10 (5.62%) Revenue Management
10 10 (5.62%) BDD
11 9 (5.06%) iOS Development
11 9 (5.06%) Load Balancing
12 8 (4.49%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.60%) Java
2 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (19.66%) SQL
4 19 (10.67%) Bash Shell
5 14 (7.87%) Korn
5 14 (7.87%) C#
6 11 (6.18%) PHP
6 11 (6.18%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.62%) C
8 9 (5.06%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.06%) AWK
8 9 (5.06%) XPath
8 9 (5.06%) sed
9 8 (4.49%) C++
9 8 (4.49%) Perl
10 7 (3.93%) Jython
10 7 (3.93%) Python
11 5 (2.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (2.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.18%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.37%) Degree
5 5 (2.81%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.25%) CISSP
7 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.69%) MCP
7 3 (1.69%) CISM
7 3 (1.69%) VCP4
8 2 (1.12%) CISMP
8 2 (1.12%) MCSE
8 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.12%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) CCNA
9 1 (0.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.25%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.37%) Nmap
4 5 (2.81%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.25%) NFS
6 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.12%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (4.49%) Puppet
3 6 (3.37%) Nessus
3 6 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.81%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (1.69%) SCCM
5 3 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.69%) Ansible
6 2 (1.12%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.12%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 61 (34.27%) Oracle
2 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.99%) Remedy
4 15 (8.43%) SAP
5 14 (7.87%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.62%) Sybase
7 9 (5.06%) Blue Coat
8 8 (4.49%) Software AG
9 7 (3.93%) Intel
9 7 (3.93%) Cisco
9 7 (3.93%) VMware
9 7 (3.93%) F5
10 6 (3.37%) Sun
10 6 (3.37%) HP
10 6 (3.37%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.81%) IBM
12 4 (2.25%) Xamarin
13 3 (1.69%) Verint
13 3 (1.69%) Alias
13 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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