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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 156 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £410 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
571 480 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.19% 12.96% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 242 183
Median daily rate £385 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 31
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Lancashire +5 6 £358 -40.41%
Manchester -10 1 £495 - 10
Merseyside - 1 £600 -
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 11 (55.00%) Apache
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) HTTP
4 7 (35.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) Lua
6 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 5 (25.00%) SAML
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) LDAP
6 5 (25.00%) VB
7 4 (20.00%) CA
7 4 (20.00%) IBM
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (20.00%) iPlanet
7 4 (20.00%) Middleware
7 4 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (20.00%) Introscope
7 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (20.00%) CA Wily

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (55.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (20.00%) iPlanet
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.00%) FileNet
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Introscope
2 2 (10.00%) GitLab
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) MSI
3 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Server Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 5 (25.00%) SAML
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) EDIFACT
5 1 (5.00%) Grails
5 1 (5.00%) J2SE
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.00%) Wiki
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Tandem
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (15.00%) B2B
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Lua
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) JCL
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (20.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (10.00%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) CA
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Facebook
3 3 (15.00%) Twitter
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Ektron
4 2 (10.00%) Genesys
4 2 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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