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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 539 487 499
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +12
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 56 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.30% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 42
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£375 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £43.78 £35.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.08% +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.78 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+25.08% +12.00%
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
7417 7566 6646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.00% 14.79% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4192 3682
Average daily rate £375 £365 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +3.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 424 385
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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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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 -42 24 £363 -19.44% 15
South East -16 14 £354 -1.73% 14
South West -4 8 £400 +23.07% 5
North West - 4 £488 - 7
East of England - 3 - - 7
Yorkshire -25 2 - - 2
West Midlands +7 1 - - 3
HTTPS
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HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 69 (60.53%) HTTP
2 37 (32.46%) Java
3 33 (28.95%) FTP
4 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
4 28 (24.56%) Firewall
5 25 (21.93%) HTML
5 25 (21.93%) Web Services
5 25 (21.93%) REST
6 24 (21.05%) XML
6 24 (21.05%) Windows
6 24 (21.05%) DNS
7 23 (20.18%) Oracle
8 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
9 21 (18.42%) SSL
9 21 (18.42%) Spring
10 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
11 18 (15.79%) CSS
11 18 (15.79%) Linux
12 17 (14.91%) SQL
12 17 (14.91%) JSON
13 16 (14.04%) Maven
14 13 (11.40%) Apache
14 13 (11.40%) SMTP
14 13 (11.40%) Internet
14 13 (11.40%) jQuery
15 12 (10.53%) NoSQL
15 12 (10.53%) AngularJS
15 12 (10.53%) JAX-RS
15 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 12 (10.53%) UNIX

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (11.40%) Apache
2 11 (9.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.02%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.14%) IIS
5 5 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.51%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.63%) Lync
8 2 (1.75%) Jetty
8 2 (1.75%) WordPress
8 2 (1.75%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.75%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 69 (60.53%) HTTP
2 33 (28.95%) FTP
3 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
3 28 (24.56%) Firewall
4 24 (21.05%) DNS
5 21 (18.42%) SSL
6 13 (11.40%) Internet
6 13 (11.40%) SMTP
7 12 (10.53%) SSH
8 11 (9.65%) VPN
9 9 (7.89%) Network Security
10 8 (7.02%) IPsec
11 7 (6.14%) 4G
11 7 (6.14%) 3G
12 6 (5.26%) SNMP
12 6 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
13 5 (4.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (4.39%) 2G
13 5 (4.39%) BIG-IP
13 5 (4.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.02%) MySQL
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.63%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.63%) Redis
7 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.75%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.75%) OLTP
7 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Maven
2 12 (10.53%) JUnit
3 6 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.39%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.63%) Rational Performance Tester
5 3 (2.63%) JMeter
6 2 (1.75%) Subversion
6 2 (1.75%) JIRA
6 2 (1.75%) Selenium
6 2 (1.75%) MSI
6 2 (1.75%) Introscope
6 2 (1.75%) Toad
6 2 (1.75%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.75%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.75%) JProfiler
6 2 (1.75%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.88%) CANoe
7 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (10.53%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.89%) Marketing
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Back Office
6 4 (3.51%) Games
7 3 (2.63%) Billing
7 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.63%) Publishing
8 2 (1.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.88%) Automotive
9 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) Developer
2 13 (11.40%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.65%) Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Tester
5 8 (7.02%) Architect
5 8 (7.02%) Lead Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) Applications Packager
7 6 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Tester
9 4 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.63%) Deployment Manager
10 3 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.93%) HTML
1 25 (21.93%) Web Services
1 25 (21.93%) REST
2 24 (21.05%) XML
3 21 (18.42%) Spring
4 18 (15.79%) CSS
5 17 (14.91%) JSON
6 13 (11.40%) jQuery
7 12 (10.53%) JAX-RS
7 12 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 12 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 10 (8.77%) SOAP
9 9 (7.89%) J2EE
9 9 (7.89%) JAXB
10 8 (7.02%) .NET
11 7 (6.14%) JDBC
12 6 (5.26%) JSP
12 6 (5.26%) Servlets
12 6 (5.26%) JMS
12 6 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) NHS
2 5 (4.39%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.39%) TRADACOMS
2 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.51%) Replication
3 4 (3.51%) Wiki
3 4 (3.51%) PKI
4 3 (2.63%) Clustering
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.75%) iPad
5 2 (1.75%) Derivative
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.05%) Windows
2 18 (15.79%) Linux
3 12 (10.53%) UNIX
4 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.51%) CentOS
7 4 (3.51%) Solaris
8 3 (2.63%) Debian
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.88%) MVS
10 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (8.77%) Coaching
3 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (7.02%) Performance Testing
4 7 (6.14%) Validation
4 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (6.14%) Project Management
4 7 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (5.26%) DevOps
5 6 (5.26%) SOA
5 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.26%) Scrum
5 6 (5.26%) Load Testing
5 6 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (4.39%) Automated Testing
6 5 (4.39%) ITIL
6 5 (4.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (4.39%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (3.51%) Test Planning
7 4 (3.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) Java
2 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.91%) SQL
4 9 (7.89%) PHP
5 7 (6.14%) Python
6 6 (5.26%) C++
7 5 (4.39%) ActionScript
7 5 (4.39%) C#
7 5 (4.39%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.63%) C
9 3 (2.63%) Perl
9 3 (2.63%) Ruby
10 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.75%) VB
10 2 (1.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.88%) Jython
11 1 (0.88%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) CCNP
2 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.51%) RHCE
3 4 (3.51%) CISSP
4 3 (2.63%) CCNA
5 2 (1.75%) ISEB
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) MBA
5 2 (1.75%) CCSA
5 2 (1.75%) CCSE
6 1 (0.88%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CISA
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Terminal Server
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 6 (5.26%) XenApp
2 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.51%) SpamAssassin
3 4 (3.51%) Postfix
4 3 (2.63%) qmail
5 2 (1.75%) Varnish
5 2 (1.75%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.75%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.88%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Puppet
2 4 (3.51%) Nagios
2 4 (3.51%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) SELinux
3 2 (1.75%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.75%) nmon
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
3 2 (1.75%) SCCM
3 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Adobe
3 11 (9.65%) Cisco
4 9 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.89%) Citrix
5 7 (6.14%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 6 (5.26%) F5
7 5 (4.39%) IBM
7 5 (4.39%) SAP
8 4 (3.51%) Juniper
8 4 (3.51%) VMware
8 4 (3.51%) hybris
9 3 (2.63%) HP
9 3 (2.63%) Gemalto
9 3 (2.63%) CA
9 3 (2.63%) Remedy
9 3 (2.63%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.63%) Sybase
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