The first table below looks at the demand for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 29 July 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 London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 371 386 374
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 46 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 0.96% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2876 2818 3629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.24% 11.61% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1790 1786 2093
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 102 179
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram in London

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in London

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
City of London +31 13 £465 -1.06% 1
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 45 (68.18%) HTTP
2 38 (57.58%) SSL
3 30 (45.45%) Java
4 27 (40.91%) Oracle
4 27 (40.91%) Web Services
5 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 25 (37.88%) XML
7 24 (36.36%) HTML
7 24 (36.36%) JSON
8 21 (31.82%) Linux
9 20 (30.30%) DNS
10 19 (28.79%) UNIX
10 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
11 17 (25.76%) Windows
11 17 (25.76%) Finance
11 17 (25.76%) Scrum
11 17 (25.76%) JIRA
12 15 (22.73%) Objective-C
12 15 (22.73%) HTML5
13 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
13 14 (21.21%) iOS Development
14 13 (19.70%) RESTful
14 13 (19.70%) Xcode
15 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
15 12 (18.18%) WAN
15 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
15 12 (18.18%) Data Quality
16 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.64%) Apache
2 9 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (9.09%) Confluence
4 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.58%) IIS
6 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.03%) Jetty
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.52%) CMS
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
2 5 (7.58%) Doxygen
3 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (13.64%) Documaker
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle FAH
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 45 (68.18%) HTTP
2 38 (57.58%) SSL
3 26 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 20 (30.30%) DNS
5 12 (18.18%) WAN
6 11 (16.67%) FTP
6 11 (16.67%) Firewall
7 10 (15.15%) VPN
8 9 (13.64%) LAN
9 8 (12.12%) LDAP
9 8 (12.12%) SSH
10 6 (9.09%) SNMP
11 5 (7.58%) IPsec
12 4 (6.06%) VLAN
12 4 (6.06%) MPLS
12 4 (6.06%) OSPF
12 4 (6.06%) BGP
13 3 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (4.55%) DMVPN
13 3 (4.55%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (12.12%) MySQL
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) JIRA
2 13 (19.70%) Xcode
3 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.15%) Selenium
5 9 (13.64%) JUnit
6 8 (12.12%) FitNesse
7 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
7 7 (10.61%) Maven
8 6 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.55%) Subversion
10 2 (3.03%) GCC
10 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.52%) Hudson
11 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Billing
3 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.58%) Back Office
5 3 (4.55%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) iOS Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.06%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Network Support
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) Web Services
2 25 (37.88%) XML
3 24 (36.36%) HTML
3 24 (36.36%) JSON
4 15 (22.73%) HTML5
5 13 (19.70%) RESTful
6 10 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (15.15%) WebCenter
6 10 (15.15%) JDBC
6 10 (15.15%) JMS
6 10 (15.15%) Middleware
7 9 (13.64%) Spring
8 8 (12.12%) Servlets
9 7 (10.61%) iOS SDK
10 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (9.09%) JPA
10 6 (9.09%) Spring Security
10 6 (9.09%) jQuery
10 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.06%) PKI
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Wiki
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.03%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.52%) Animation
5 1 (1.52%) FMCG
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 19 (28.79%) UNIX
3 17 (25.76%) Windows
4 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS
5 9 (13.64%) Solaris
6 7 (10.61%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Scrum
2 14 (21.21%) iOS Development
3 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.15%) Kanban
4 10 (15.15%) Revenue Management
4 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.15%) SOA
4 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (15.15%) Content Management
5 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
6 8 (12.12%) ITIL
6 8 (12.12%) Regression Testing
7 7 (10.61%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.09%) Android Development
9 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Java
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.73%) Objective-C
4 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) Python
6 10 (15.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 10 (15.15%) Jython
7 7 (10.61%) SQL
8 4 (6.06%) C
9 3 (4.55%) Perl
10 2 (3.03%) PHP
10 2 (3.03%) C++
10 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.03%) Korn
10 2 (3.03%) Groovy
11 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) HND
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.64%) QA
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
4 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.52%) Samba
4 1 (1.52%) Nmap
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (10.61%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.52%) Netcool
3 1 (1.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.52%) Nessus
3 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) Siebel
3 7 (10.61%) Apple
3 7 (10.61%) Remedy
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.55%) F5
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.55%) Twitter
6 1 (1.52%) Facebook
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.52%) Aruba
6 1 (1.52%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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