The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 253 224 231
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 14 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.25% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 1.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £302 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £410 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £343
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.89 - -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2016 1715 1660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.04% 17.61% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 757 674
Average daily rate £350 £338 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 156
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(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
Hampshire -25 4 £240 -27.27% 1
Berkshire +6 2 - - 2
Surrey - 1 - -
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 24 (61.54%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) FTP
3 20 (51.28%) Oracle
4 19 (48.72%) Firewall
5 18 (46.15%) UNIX
6 17 (43.59%) HTTP
7 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
8 15 (38.46%) SSL
9 12 (30.77%) DNS
9 12 (30.77%) Korn
10 11 (28.21%) SMTP
10 11 (28.21%) Migration
11 9 (23.08%) AWK
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
11 9 (23.08%) DMZ
11 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
11 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (23.08%) NAS
11 9 (23.08%) sed
12 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
13 7 (17.95%) Python
14 6 (15.38%) SOAP
14 6 (15.38%) Sun
14 6 (15.38%) IBM
14 6 (15.38%) SSH
14 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
14 6 (15.38%) Wireshark

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) FTP
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
3 17 (43.59%) HTTP
4 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
5 15 (38.46%) SSL
6 12 (30.77%) DNS
7 11 (28.21%) SMTP
8 9 (23.08%) DMZ
8 9 (23.08%) NAS
9 6 (15.38%) SSH
9 6 (15.38%) Wireshark
10 5 (12.82%) BIG-IP
10 5 (12.82%) Internet
11 4 (10.26%) VPN
11 4 (10.26%) IMAP
12 3 (7.69%) X.400
12 3 (7.69%) X.500
13 2 (5.13%) Network Security
14 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (2.56%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
1 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Introscope
2 1 (2.56%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Military
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Consultant
1 8 (20.51%) Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Security Tester
6 2 (5.13%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) SOAP
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.82%) Ajax
3 4 (10.26%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) JSP
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (7.69%) JNDI
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) JDBC
4 3 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.56%) LINQ
5 1 (2.56%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (2.56%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) EFT
1 4 (10.26%) PKI
2 3 (7.69%) SCADA
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 24 (61.54%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) UNIX
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.69%) CentOS
8 2 (5.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Workflow
2 4 (10.26%) Validation
2 4 (10.26%) Information Security
2 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
2 4 (10.26%) Boundary Protection
3 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) High Availability
3 3 (7.69%) Cyber Security
3 3 (7.69%) SABSA
3 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Korn
2 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 9 (23.08%) AWK
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.08%) sed
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (10.26%) Jython
6 4 (10.26%) ActionScript
7 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.69%) C
8 1 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) CISSP
3 3 (7.69%) RHCE
3 3 (7.69%) CISM
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.13%) CISMP
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCSA
5 1 (2.56%) CCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (7.69%) SpamAssassin
2 3 (7.69%) Postfix
3 2 (5.13%) qmail
4 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nessus
1 4 (10.26%) Nmap
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (10.26%) CA Wily
2 3 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.69%) SELinux
3 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.38%) Sun
3 6 (15.38%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) F5
5 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
5 4 (10.26%) Remedy
5 4 (10.26%) Sybase
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) Clearswift
6 3 (7.69%) Alias
7 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago