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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank - 143 142
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.94% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.00
HTTPS
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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
345 413 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.73% 12.94% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 230 295
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 63
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +65.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £17.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 South West region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) D3.js
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (33.33%) RS-232
2 2 (33.33%) RS-422
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) RS-232
2 2 (33.33%) RS-422
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) MQTT
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) D3.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware