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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK / England
Rank 499 520 491
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 68 84 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.25% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 29
Median daily rate £450 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £650 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
- -50.33%

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
6183 6703 6864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.41% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3945 3944
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 347 387
Median hourly rate £26.58 £27.05 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +20.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +2 32 £450 -13.95% 74
South East +11 22 £500 +5.26% 13
North West +32 11 £400 +15.94% 4
East of England -2 1 - - 4
North East -20 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
HTTPS
UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 85 (58.22%) HTTP
2 57 (39.04%) Linux
3 55 (37.67%) Java
4 53 (36.30%) XML
5 45 (30.82%) SSL
5 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (29.45%) Windows
7 42 (28.77%) SOAP
8 41 (28.08%) REST
9 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
10 37 (25.34%) Web Services
11 31 (21.23%) TCP/IP
12 30 (20.55%) SQL
12 30 (20.55%) Firewall
13 29 (19.86%) FTP
13 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
14 28 (19.18%) Middleware
14 28 (19.18%) Python
15 27 (18.49%) HTML
15 27 (18.49%) CSS
16 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
16 24 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
17 23 (15.75%) Puppet
17 23 (15.75%) Oracle
17 23 (15.75%) ITIL
17 23 (15.75%) Finance
18 22 (15.07%) SOA
19 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
20 20 (13.70%) WebSphere

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 20 (13.70%) WebSphere
2 18 (12.33%) Apache
3 17 (11.64%) IIS
4 12 (8.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (6.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (6.16%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.48%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.74%) Mule
9 3 (2.05%) Confluence
9 3 (2.05%) nginx
10 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.11%) Office 365
3 6 (4.11%) Yammer
4 3 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.37%) Force.com
6 1 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (58.22%) HTTP
2 45 (30.82%) SSL
3 31 (21.23%) TCP/IP
4 30 (20.55%) Firewall
5 29 (19.86%) FTP
6 20 (13.70%) DNS
7 18 (12.33%) Internet
8 12 (8.22%) NAS
8 12 (8.22%) SAN
9 11 (7.53%) SMTP
9 11 (7.53%) Telnet
10 10 (6.85%) iSCSI
11 9 (6.16%) SSH
12 7 (4.79%) BGP
12 7 (4.79%) Kerberos
12 7 (4.79%) MPLS
12 7 (4.79%) OSPF
12 7 (4.79%) WAN
12 7 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.11%) CouchDB
3 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.42%) Redis
5 4 (2.74%) MySQL
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.05%) MarkLogic
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) SQLite
6 3 (2.05%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
2 16 (10.96%) Maven
3 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.85%) Subversion
4 8 (5.48%) JIRA
5 7 (4.79%) ClearCase
5 7 (4.79%) GoCD
5 7 (4.79%) MSI
5 7 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.79%) Travis CI
5 7 (4.79%) XMLSpy
6 6 (4.11%) GitLab
7 5 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.05%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.68%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.68%) Introscope
10 1 (0.68%) Mocha
General
1 23 (15.75%) Finance
2 14 (9.59%) Marketing
3 11 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.48%) Law
4 8 (5.48%) Retail
5 6 (4.11%) Banking
5 6 (4.11%) Electronics
5 6 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (30.82%) Developer
2 22 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.70%) Architect
4 13 (8.90%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (8.22%) Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Consultant
6 10 (6.85%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.85%) Java Architect
6 10 (6.85%) Java Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Solutions Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Lead Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Linux Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.11%) CRM Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.30%) XML
2 42 (28.77%) SOAP
3 41 (28.08%) REST
4 37 (25.34%) Web Services
5 28 (19.18%) Middleware
6 27 (18.49%) CSS
6 27 (18.49%) HTML
7 18 (12.33%) Spring
8 17 (11.64%) jQuery
9 16 (10.96%) JSON
10 15 (10.27%) AngularJS
11 13 (8.90%) .NET
11 13 (8.90%) XSD
12 9 (6.16%) IBM Integration Bus
12 9 (6.16%) JAXB
12 9 (6.16%) WCF
13 8 (5.48%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (5.48%) JMS
13 8 (5.48%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.16%) Wiki
3 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.79%) DataPower
3 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.42%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.05%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.04%) Linux
2 43 (29.45%) Windows
3 17 (11.64%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.16%) Unix
6 8 (5.48%) Android
6 8 (5.48%) CentOS
7 7 (4.79%) Fedora
7 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.05%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.05%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.68%) Debian
12 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (15.75%) ITIL
4 22 (15.07%) SOA
5 18 (12.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (11.64%) DevOps
7 15 (10.27%) Software Distribution
8 14 (9.59%) Multithreading
8 14 (9.59%) SDLC
8 14 (9.59%) TDD
9 13 (8.90%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (8.90%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.90%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.53%) B2B
11 11 (7.53%) UML
12 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (6.85%) ITSM
12 10 (6.85%) Service Design
12 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.67%) Java
2 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
3 30 (20.55%) SQL
4 28 (19.18%) Python
5 18 (12.33%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.90%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.22%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.53%) C#
9 9 (6.16%) Ruby
10 7 (4.79%) C++
10 7 (4.79%) PHP
11 6 (4.11%) C
11 6 (4.11%) Jython
12 5 (3.42%) ActionScript
12 5 (3.42%) ActionScript 2.0
13 4 (2.74%) Perl
14 3 (2.05%) SPARQL
14 3 (2.05%) XPath
14 3 (2.05%) XQuery
15 2 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.16%) Degree
5 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.79%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.42%) CCNA
7 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.74%) CCIE
8 4 (2.74%) CCNP
8 4 (2.74%) CISSP
8 4 (2.74%) MCSE
9 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.37%) CISM
9 2 (1.37%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.68%) CCVP
10 1 (0.68%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.68%) MOS
10 1 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.11%) PA-DSS
3 4 (2.74%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) Docker
3 3 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.37%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.37%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.37%) vCloud
4 2 (1.37%) vSphere
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
4 2 (1.37%) XenApp
5 1 (0.68%) Snort
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (15.75%) Puppet
2 18 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (6.16%) SCCM
5 8 (5.48%) Nagios
5 8 (5.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (4.79%) Ansible
6 7 (4.79%) Ganglia
6 7 (4.79%) Graphite
6 7 (4.79%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (4.79%) Kibana
6 7 (4.79%) Riemann
6 7 (4.79%) yum
7 5 (3.42%) BladeLogic
7 5 (3.42%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.74%) WSUS
9 3 (2.05%) SCOM
10 2 (1.37%) vRealize
11 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.75%) Oracle
3 20 (13.70%) HP
3 20 (13.70%) IBM
4 17 (11.64%) Red Hat
5 15 (10.27%) VMware
6 13 (8.90%) Adobe
7 12 (8.22%) Cisco
7 12 (8.22%) hybris
7 12 (8.22%) SAP
8 9 (6.16%) CA
8 9 (6.16%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (4.11%) BMC
9 6 (4.11%) Citrix
9 6 (4.11%) Infor
9 6 (4.11%) MuleSoft
9 6 (4.11%) Splunk
10 5 (3.42%) Dell
10 5 (3.42%) Juniper
11 4 (2.74%) Symantec
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £625 to £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago