The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 142 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% - 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
462 381 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.73% 12.43% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 191 141
Average daily rate £324 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 26 38
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -32.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Manchester - 2 - - 3
Lancashire - 1 £600 - 2
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (20.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) webMethods
2 1 (20.00%) InterSystems
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