The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 133 129 128
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.10% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 1.01% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £420 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £35.00
HTTPS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
570 298 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.39% 10.08% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 118 206
Median daily rate £330 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £158 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £12.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow +1 4 £420 +1.81%
Renfrewshire - 4 £365 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £423 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
HTTPS
UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 28 (90.32%) HTTP
2 18 (58.06%) HP
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 16 (51.61%) Unix
3 16 (51.61%) Middleware
3 16 (51.61%) DataPower
4 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
4 15 (48.39%) Virtual Environments
5 14 (45.16%) IBM
5 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) Java
6 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
6 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
7 12 (38.71%) SCCM
7 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 11 (35.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (35.48%) CA
9 8 (25.81%) XMLSpy
9 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
9 8 (25.81%) Remedy
9 8 (25.81%) Firewall
9 8 (25.81%) ITSM
9 8 (25.81%) Jython
9 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (25.81%) BladeLogic
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) Windows
9 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
9 8 (25.81%) Web Services

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (25.81%) MQSeries
1 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) HTTP
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) FTP
2 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
2 8 (25.81%) NAS
2 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) SSL
2 8 (25.81%) WinSCP
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) ClearCase
1 8 (25.81%) XMLSpy
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (9.68%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Server Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Designer
4 1 (3.23%) Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Middleware
2 8 (25.81%) EDI
2 8 (25.81%) JMS
2 8 (25.81%) JSON
2 8 (25.81%) REST
2 8 (25.81%) SOAP
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) WSDL
2 8 (25.81%) XML
2 8 (25.81%) XSD
2 8 (25.81%) XSL
2 8 (25.81%) XSLT
3 5 (16.13%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) DataPower
2 8 (25.81%) Public Cloud
2 8 (25.81%) SWIFT
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Unix
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
1 15 (48.39%) Virtual Environments
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (25.81%) EAI
3 8 (25.81%) ITSM
3 8 (25.81%) SOA
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Design
8 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Jython
3 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (25.81%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) OCA
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) HL7
1 8 (25.81%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) SCCM
2 11 (35.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) BladeLogic
3 8 (25.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 8 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (25.81%) Puppet
3 8 (25.81%) SCOrch
4 4 (12.90%) WSUS
5 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
5 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) HP
2 14 (45.16%) IBM
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) CA
4 8 (25.81%) BMC
4 8 (25.81%) Dell
4 8 (25.81%) Remedy
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec