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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 261 251 206
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -45
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 8 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.16% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.83% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £194 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +25.08%
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
1678 1807 1681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.86% 18.91% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 942 723
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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
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 24 July 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
Berkshire 0 4 £414 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £400 -4.19%
Surrey -4 1 - - 2
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 23 (82.14%) HTTP
2 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 11 (39.29%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
5 10 (35.71%) SOAP
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) BIG-IP
5 10 (35.71%) F5
6 9 (32.14%) High Availability
6 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
6 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) XML
7 8 (28.57%) CCNP
7 8 (28.57%) SSL
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (28.57%) SMTP
7 8 (28.57%) OSPF
7 8 (28.57%) BGP
7 8 (28.57%) REST
8 7 (25.00%) FWSM
8 7 (25.00%) FortiGate
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation

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 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Boomi
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) HTTP
2 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 11 (39.29%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) BIG-IP
6 9 (32.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (32.14%) Wireshark
7 8 (28.57%) BGP
7 8 (28.57%) OSPF
7 8 (28.57%) SMTP
7 8 (28.57%) SSL
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (25.00%) FTP
8 7 (25.00%) FWSM
8 7 (25.00%) RIP
8 7 (25.00%) SNMP
8 7 (25.00%) VRRP
9 5 (17.86%) Network Security
10 4 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
1 3 (10.71%) XMLSpy
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.14%) Introscope
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Billing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) IP Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) IP Security Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Designer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) SOAP
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 8 (28.57%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) XML
4 7 (25.00%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) JDBC
5 5 (17.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (14.29%) JMS
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) LAMP
7 3 (10.71%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (10.71%) WSDL
7 3 (10.71%) XSD
7 3 (10.71%) XSL
7 3 (10.71%) XSLT
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (7.14%) Java EE
8 2 (7.14%) JNDI
8 2 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.71%) DataPower
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) High Availability
2 7 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 7 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 7 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 7 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Data Security
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) EAI
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) Groovy
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) Jython
6 2 (7.14%) Korn
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Tcl
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CCNP
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCSA
2 7 (25.00%) CCSE
2 7 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CCIE
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) CA Wily
3 2 (7.14%) yum
4 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
1 10 (35.71%) F5
2 7 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 2 (7.14%) Concur
7 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) Capita
8 1 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) WSO2