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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
England / South East
Rank 228 245 250
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 15 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.95% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £394 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £671
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £34.05
% change year-on-year
- -55.94%

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
1549 1792 2035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.10% 20.67% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 983 975
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 92 113
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +19 12 £500 +5.26% 2
Berkshire +15 3 £300 -11.76% 9
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 22 (81.48%) HTTP
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) Apache
3 13 (48.15%) REST
4 11 (40.74%) XML
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (33.33%) SOAP
6 9 (33.33%) FTP
6 9 (33.33%) Middleware
7 8 (29.63%) Windows
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
8 7 (25.93%) DNS
8 7 (25.93%) SSL
8 7 (25.93%) JAXB
9 6 (22.22%) Telnet
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) JMS
9 6 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
10 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (48.15%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) HTTP
2 9 (33.33%) FTP
3 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 7 (25.93%) SSL
5 6 (22.22%) Telnet
6 5 (18.52%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) SSH
8 3 (11.11%) BGP
8 3 (11.11%) MPLS
8 3 (11.11%) NAS
8 3 (11.11%) OSPF
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) SNMP
9 2 (7.41%) Firewall
9 2 (7.41%) ICMP
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 4 (14.81%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (14.81%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) HTML Developer
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) REST
2 11 (40.74%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) Middleware
3 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 7 (25.93%) JAXB
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (22.22%) JMS
6 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (14.81%) CSS3
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) LAMP
8 3 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (3.70%) PMI
1 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
4 4 (14.81%) Release Management
4 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (14.81%) UML
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) ActionScript
4 2 (7.41%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (7.41%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (3.70%) Jython
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCDA
3 1 (3.70%) CCIP
3 1 (3.70%) CCVP
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SANS
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 5 (18.52%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.41%) Xen
3 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.70%) Snort
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.70%) Control-M
1 1 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Axway
5 2 (7.41%) BMC
5 2 (7.41%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.70%) CA
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk