The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 395 390 408
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 44 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 0.95% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 15
Average daily rate £400 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £301 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £546 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £412 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2967 3053 2829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.89% 13.40% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2053 1945 1857
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 90 90
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +43 11 £449 -13.70% 8
Croydon - 3 £393 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £350 - 2
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 31 (36.90%) HTTP
2 24 (28.57%) Java
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.62%) HTML
4 19 (22.62%) Finance
4 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.43%) CSS
5 18 (21.43%) REST
6 17 (20.24%) Windows
7 16 (19.05%) Web Services
7 16 (19.05%) XML
7 16 (19.05%) VMware
8 15 (17.86%) SOA
9 14 (16.67%) SOAP
9 14 (16.67%) JSON
9 14 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 13 (15.48%) Linux
10 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
10 13 (15.48%) Firewall
10 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
11 12 (14.29%) FTP
11 12 (14.29%) Unix
11 12 (14.29%) Oracle
11 12 (14.29%) Migration
11 12 (14.29%) TDD
12 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.10%) DNS
13 10 (11.90%) HP
13 10 (11.90%) Middleware

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (11.90%) MQSeries
2 6 (7.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.76%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) Eucalyptus
4 4 (4.76%) Node.js
4 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.57%) CMS
5 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.57%) WordPress
6 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) Drupal
7 1 (1.19%) Jetty
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
7 1 (1.19%) nginx
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.19%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.76%) IaaS
3 4 (4.76%) Office 365
3 4 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.90%) HTTP
2 13 (15.48%) Firewall
2 13 (15.48%) TCP/IP
3 12 (14.29%) FTP
4 11 (13.10%) DNS
5 10 (11.90%) VPN
6 9 (10.71%) Network Security
7 8 (9.52%) LAN
7 8 (9.52%) SSL
7 8 (9.52%) WAN
8 6 (7.14%) DHCP
8 6 (7.14%) WinSCP
9 4 (4.76%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.76%) DMZ
9 4 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.76%) IPsec
9 4 (4.76%) LDAP
9 4 (4.76%) SMTP
10 3 (3.57%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.57%) CouchDB
2 3 (3.57%) MarkLogic
2 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.57%) Triplestore
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MS Access
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 6 (7.14%) Maven
2 6 (7.14%) XMLSpy
3 5 (5.95%) Jasmine
3 5 (5.95%) Selenium
4 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.57%) Subversion
6 2 (2.38%) Ant
6 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.38%) GitLab
6 2 (2.38%) Grunt
6 2 (2.38%) gulp
6 2 (2.38%) JUnit
6 2 (2.38%) NUnit
6 2 (2.38%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.19%) Mocha
7 1 (1.19%) Protractor
7 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Law
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Electronics
5 2 (2.38%) Front Office
6 1 (1.19%) Billing
6 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Architect
3 10 (11.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Designer
6 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.57%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Mobile Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) HTML
2 18 (21.43%) CSS
2 18 (21.43%) REST
3 16 (19.05%) Web Services
3 16 (19.05%) XML
4 14 (16.67%) JSON
4 14 (16.67%) SOAP
5 10 (11.90%) Middleware
5 10 (11.90%) XSLT
6 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
6 9 (10.71%) jQuery
6 9 (10.71%) WSDL
7 8 (9.52%) HTML5
8 7 (8.33%) JMS
8 7 (8.33%) Sass
8 7 (8.33%) Spring
8 7 (8.33%) XSD
8 7 (8.33%) XSL
9 6 (7.14%) EDI
9 6 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) iPad
4 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Replication
5 3 (3.57%) BYOD
5 3 (3.57%) Economics
5 3 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.38%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.38%) Derivative
6 2 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.38%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.19%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Linux
3 12 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.57%) Android
5 3 (3.57%) VMS
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.38%) CentOS
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) SOA
3 14 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 12 (14.29%) Migration
4 12 (14.29%) TDD
5 10 (11.90%) DevOps
5 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 6 (7.14%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (7.14%) EAI
9 6 (7.14%) OO
9 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.14%) Web Development
10 5 (5.95%) Coaching
10 5 (5.95%) SDLC
10 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) Java
2 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) Python
5 6 (7.14%) PHP
6 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.95%) Perl
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.76%) C
7 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.57%) SPARQL
8 3 (3.57%) XPath
8 3 (3.57%) XQuery
9 2 (2.38%) C-shell
9 2 (2.38%) Groovy
9 2 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Tcl
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
3 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) CCNA
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.19%) CCNP
6 1 (1.19%) CISSP
6 1 (1.19%) EMCISA
6 1 (1.19%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) HL7
1 6 (7.14%) SEPA
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) AIFMD
3 2 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.38%) MiFID
3 2 (2.38%) UCITS
4 1 (1.19%) FATCA
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) Samba
5 2 (2.38%) Docker
6 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Puppet
2 6 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.57%) Ansible
3 3 (3.57%) Nagios
3 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.19%) CloudHub
5 1 (1.19%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.19%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) VMware
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle
4 10 (11.90%) HP
5 9 (10.71%) NetApp
6 8 (9.52%) Cisco
6 8 (9.52%) F5
7 7 (8.33%) IBM
8 6 (7.14%) Adobe
8 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.14%) Remedy
9 4 (4.76%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.76%) Dell
10 3 (3.57%) Akamai
10 3 (3.57%) Apple
10 3 (3.57%) Sybase
11 2 (2.38%) EMC
12 1 (1.19%) CA
12 1 (1.19%) Citrix
12 1 (1.19%) Juniper
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