The first table below looks at the demand for X.509 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 X.509 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X.509
Rank 547 547 557
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing X.509 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.087% 0.031% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£338 £404 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% -10.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £360 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6901 6383 8288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.98% 13.70% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3751 3411 3764
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 422 653
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
X.509
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X.509
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X.509 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.509 Jobs Demand Trend in England

X.509
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.509 across the England region.

X.509 Daily Rate Trend in England

X.509
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.509 across the England region.

X.509 Hourly Rate Trend in England

X.509
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 X.509 within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
South East - - - - 3
East of England - - - -
X.509
UK

X.509
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing X.509 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 X.509.

1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) LDAP
2 19 (82.61%) SSL
3 16 (69.57%) Subversion
4 15 (65.22%) Oracle
5 13 (56.52%) WebLogic
5 13 (56.52%) Spring
6 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
6 12 (52.17%) UNIX
6 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
6 12 (52.17%) Validation
7 11 (47.83%) IIS
8 9 (39.13%) Web Services
8 9 (39.13%) SAML
8 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (39.13%) JAX-WS
9 8 (34.78%) JIRA
9 8 (34.78%) Maven
9 8 (34.78%) Confluence
9 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
9 8 (34.78%) Scrum
9 8 (34.78%) WSDL
9 8 (34.78%) Ant
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
11 6 (26.09%) PKI
11 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 6 (26.09%) HTTP
12 5 (21.74%) Apache
12 5 (21.74%) HTML

X.509
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing X.509 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 X.509. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (56.52%) WebLogic
2 11 (47.83%) IIS
3 8 (34.78%) Confluence
4 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (21.74%) Apache
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.04%) SAS
8 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) LDAP
1 19 (82.61%) SSL
2 6 (26.09%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
3 4 (17.39%) Kerberos
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) SSH
5 2 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Subversion
2 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
3 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 8 (34.78%) Maven
3 8 (34.78%) Ant
4 4 (17.39%) Mockito
4 4 (17.39%) Fiddler
4 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
4 4 (17.39%) JUnit
5 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.04%) Gradle
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) WebLogic Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Designer
3 7 (30.43%) Security Designer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior WebLogic Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Designer
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 1 (4.35%) Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 9 (39.13%) SAML
2 9 (39.13%) JAX-WS
3 8 (34.78%) WSDL
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) XML Schema
7 3 (13.04%) JAAS
7 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) Guice
8 2 (8.70%) FIXML
9 1 (4.35%) J2EE
9 1 (4.35%) JSON
9 1 (4.35%) JSF
9 1 (4.35%) RESTful
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
1 12 (52.17%) Validation
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) B2B
5 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) OpenSSO
3 2 (8.70%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Sun
2 3 (13.04%) Axway
2 3 (13.04%) Tumbleweed
2 3 (13.04%) ForgeRock
3 2 (8.70%) Radianz
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss