The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 143 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.100% 0.093% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £34.05 -
% change year-on-year
-55.94% -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
419 438 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.93% 13.54% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 224 159
Average daily rate £350 £375 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Wiltshire -2 2 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 - 2
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) KVM
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Kibana
1 5 (55.56%) Graphite
1 5 (55.56%) Riemann
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (44.44%) Redis

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (44.44%) nginx
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Manager
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (33.33%) SAML
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Fedora
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) KVM
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
1 5 (55.56%) Graphite
1 5 (55.56%) Kibana
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
1 5 (55.56%) Riemann
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Facebook
4 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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