The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 401 412 391
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 22 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.74% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 21
Median daily rate £393 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
HTTPS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2970 3106 2775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.91% 13.29% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2008 1774
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 93 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +33 5 £416 -19.95% 5
Croydon - 5 £393 -
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 29 (40.85%) HTTP
2 22 (30.99%) Java
3 20 (28.17%) Finance
4 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
6 15 (21.13%) VMware
7 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.72%) Web Services
7 14 (19.72%) REST
8 13 (18.31%) CSS
8 13 (18.31%) HTML
8 13 (18.31%) FTP
9 12 (16.90%) XML
9 12 (16.90%) Linux
9 12 (16.90%) MQSeries
9 12 (16.90%) JSON
9 12 (16.90%) Network Security
10 11 (15.49%) TDD
10 11 (15.49%) SOA
10 11 (15.49%) SOAP
10 11 (15.49%) SQL
11 10 (14.08%) Unix
11 10 (14.08%) Windows
11 10 (14.08%) Python
11 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
11 10 (14.08%) Law
11 10 (14.08%) Firewall
11 10 (14.08%) Front End Development
12 9 (12.68%) Puppet
12 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (16.90%) MQSeries
2 6 (8.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) CMS
3 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) Drupal
4 1 (1.41%) Liferay
4 1 (1.41%) Mule
4 1 (1.41%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.41%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.85%) HTTP
2 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.31%) FTP
4 12 (16.90%) Network Security
5 10 (14.08%) Firewall
6 9 (12.68%) VPN
7 7 (9.86%) DHCP
7 7 (9.86%) DNS
7 7 (9.86%) IPsec
8 6 (8.45%) LDAP
8 6 (8.45%) WinSCP
9 5 (7.04%) NAS
9 5 (7.04%) SMTP
9 5 (7.04%) tcpdump
9 5 (7.04%) Wireshark
10 4 (5.63%) SSL
11 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.23%) DMZ
12 2 (2.82%) MPLS
12 2 (2.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.82%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.82%) MarkLogic
3 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) ClearCase
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.45%) XMLSpy
2 5 (7.04%) Maven
2 5 (7.04%) Selenium
3 4 (5.63%) Jasmine
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Ant
5 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) GitLab
5 2 (2.82%) Grunt
5 2 (2.82%) gulp
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.82%) NUnit
5 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Protractor
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Law
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Developer
2 8 (11.27%) Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Designer
3 6 (8.45%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) REST
1 14 (19.72%) Web Services
2 13 (18.31%) CSS
2 13 (18.31%) HTML
3 12 (16.90%) JSON
3 12 (16.90%) XML
4 11 (15.49%) SOAP
5 9 (12.68%) Middleware
5 9 (12.68%) XSLT
6 7 (9.86%) HTML5
6 7 (9.86%) JMS
6 7 (9.86%) Sass
6 7 (9.86%) WSDL
6 7 (9.86%) XSD
6 7 (9.86%) XSL
7 6 (8.45%) EDI
7 6 (8.45%) React
8 5 (7.04%) CSS3
8 5 (7.04%) J2EE
8 5 (7.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) iPad
2 6 (8.45%) SWIFT
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) Economics
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.82%) Derivative
5 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) Unix
2 10 (14.08%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) SOA
2 11 (15.49%) TDD
3 10 (14.08%) Front End Development
4 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.45%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (8.45%) DevOps
6 6 (8.45%) EAI
6 6 (8.45%) ITIL
6 6 (8.45%) OO
6 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.45%) Web Development
7 5 (7.04%) BDD
7 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.04%) High Availability
7 5 (7.04%) Migration
8 4 (5.63%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) Java
2 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) SQL
4 10 (14.08%) Python
5 7 (9.86%) Perl
6 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.04%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) C-shell
8 2 (2.82%) Groovy
8 2 (2.82%) SPARQL
8 2 (2.82%) XPath
8 2 (2.82%) XQuery
9 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.41%) Go
9 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) CCNA
1 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) CCNP
2 2 (2.82%) CISSP
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.41%) CCIE
3 1 (1.41%) EMCISA
3 1 (1.41%) EMCSA
3 1 (1.41%) JNCIE
3 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) HL7
1 6 (8.45%) QA
1 6 (8.45%) SEPA
2 2 (2.82%) AIFMD
2 2 (2.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.82%) MiFID
2 2 (2.82%) UCITS
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) FATCA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (7.04%) Samba
5 2 (2.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Puppet
2 6 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (7.04%) Nagios
4 3 (4.23%) Ansible
4 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.41%) CloudHub
5 1 (1.41%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.41%) OpenView
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.41%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) VMware
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle
4 8 (11.27%) HP
4 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.86%) IBM
5 7 (9.86%) NetApp
6 6 (8.45%) F5
6 6 (8.45%) Remedy
7 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.04%) Dell
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco
9 3 (4.23%) Sybase
10 2 (2.82%) Akamai
10 2 (2.82%) Juniper
11 1 (1.41%) Appcelerator
11 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.41%) Green Hat
11 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
11 1 (1.41%) Rackspace