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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 96 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 22 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.51% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.33% 3.61% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
Median daily rate £420 £403 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% -2.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.00
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
413 415 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.52% 14.25% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 204 155
Median daily rate £333 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 10
Median hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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
Renfrewshire +2 14 £380 -5.00%
Glasgow -1 4 £473 +5.00%
West Dunbartonshire -1 4 £495 +17.85%
HTTPS
UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 22 (56.41%) SSL
2 21 (53.85%) Unix
2 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
3 20 (51.28%) HTTP
4 19 (48.72%) Finance
5 18 (46.15%) IBM
5 18 (46.15%) CA
6 17 (43.59%) Information Security
6 17 (43.59%) DataPower
7 16 (41.03%) J2EE
8 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 15 (38.46%) ITIL
8 15 (38.46%) Software Distribution
8 15 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
9 13 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 12 (30.77%) LDAP
10 12 (30.77%) HP
10 12 (30.77%) Linux
10 12 (30.77%) Tivoli
10 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
11 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
11 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
12 9 (23.08%) SCCM
12 9 (23.08%) Analytics
12 9 (23.08%) Internet
12 9 (23.08%) Java

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 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 6 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 5 (12.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) SSL
2 20 (51.28%) HTTP
3 12 (30.77%) LDAP
4 9 (23.08%) Internet
5 6 (15.38%) Firewall
5 6 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (15.38%) NAS
5 6 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Identity Management Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Tivoli Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.56%) DBA
6 1 (2.56%) Designer
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Identity Management Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) J2EE
2 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 7 (17.95%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Kafka
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.56%) RESTful
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) DataPower
2 13 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) IPTV
5 1 (2.56%) New Media
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Unix
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Information Security
2 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Software Distribution
2 15 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
3 13 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 9 (23.08%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Identity Management
6 7 (17.95%) Service Design
7 6 (15.38%) ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.56%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.56%) DevOps
10 1 (2.56%) High Availability
10 1 (2.56%) Kanban
10 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.56%) Project Governance
10 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
10 1 (2.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) Jython
4 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Tivoli
1 12 (30.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 9 (23.08%) SCCM
3 8 (20.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) Puppet
5 6 (15.38%) BladeLogic
5 6 (15.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (15.38%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.56%) Ansible
6 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.56%) logstash
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) CA
1 18 (46.15%) IBM
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) BMC
4 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics