The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK
Rank 514 513 521
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 72 109 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 73 31
Median daily rate £431 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £635 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £34.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.94%
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 across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6690 7524 7777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.01% 14.51% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4150 4452 4293
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 315 450
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTTPS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTPS within the UK.

HTTPS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HTTPS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

HTTPS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HTTPS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS within the UK.

HTTPS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HTTPS
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +34 71 £431 +1.47% 102
London +3 29 £450 - 37
North West +42 19 £400 +16.78% 4
Manchester +30 18 £400 +23.07% 2
South East +14 16 £475 - 15
Surrey +22 12 £500 +5.26% 2
Guildford - 8 £475 -
Yorkshire +25 5 £488 - 8
Berkshire +22 3 £300 -13.04% 5
City of London +6 3 £450 +20.00% 7
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 3
Bradford - 3 - -
Reading +14 2 - -
Sheffield +5 2 £488 - 4
South Yorkshire +4 2 £488 - 5
East of England +1 2 £413 +5.09% 7
Cheshire +21 1 £425 - 2
Scotland +13 1 - - 3
Hampshire +3 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £375 +1.35% 5
Hertfordshire -5 1 £450 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Watford - 1 £450 -
Bracknell - 1 £300 - 2

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 102 (59.30%) HTTP
2 62 (36.05%) Java
2 62 (36.05%) Linux
3 61 (35.47%) SSL
4 53 (30.81%) XML
5 49 (28.49%) Windows
6 46 (26.74%) JavaScript
7 45 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (24.42%) Microsoft
9 39 (22.67%) REST
10 38 (22.09%) SOAP
11 35 (20.35%) ITIL
11 35 (20.35%) Firewall
12 34 (19.77%) IBM
13 33 (19.19%) Web Services
13 33 (19.19%) SQL
13 33 (19.19%) Finance
14 31 (18.02%) FTP
15 30 (17.44%) TCP/IP
15 30 (17.44%) Python
16 29 (16.86%) SQL Server
16 29 (16.86%) HTML
17 28 (16.28%) CSS
17 28 (16.28%) Middleware
18 27 (15.70%) HP
19 26 (15.12%) Oracle
19 26 (15.12%) Puppet
20 25 (14.53%) Software Distribution
20 25 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (14.53%) Unix

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills 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 24 (13.95%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.63%) IIS
3 17 (9.88%) Apache
4 16 (9.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (8.14%) OpenStack
6 11 (6.40%) Skype for Business
7 8 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.33%) Anypoint
10 4 (2.33%) Mule
11 3 (1.74%) Confluence
11 3 (1.74%) nginx
12 2 (1.16%) JBoss
12 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.65%) Office 365
4 6 (3.49%) Yammer
5 3 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.16%) Force.com
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.58%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 102 (59.30%) HTTP
2 61 (35.47%) SSL
3 35 (20.35%) Firewall
4 31 (18.02%) FTP
5 30 (17.44%) TCP/IP
6 22 (12.79%) Internet
7 21 (12.21%) DNS
8 15 (8.72%) NAS
8 15 (8.72%) SAN
9 13 (7.56%) iSCSI
9 13 (7.56%) Telnet
10 10 (5.81%) SMTP
10 10 (5.81%) SSH
11 8 (4.65%) LDAP
12 7 (4.07%) BGP
12 7 (4.07%) Kerberos
12 7 (4.07%) MPLS
12 7 (4.07%) OSPF
12 7 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.07%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) MySQL
3 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.91%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.91%) Redis
6 3 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.74%) SQLite
7 2 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.16%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.16%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.58%) GIS
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (12.21%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.30%) Maven
3 11 (6.40%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.81%) Subversion
5 8 (4.65%) GoCD
5 8 (4.65%) JIRA
5 8 (4.65%) Travis CI
6 7 (4.07%) ClearCase
6 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.07%) XMLSpy
7 6 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.33%) GitLab
8 4 (2.33%) MSI
8 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.74%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.58%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) Mocha
General
1 33 (19.19%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Marketing
3 12 (6.98%) Retail
4 11 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.65%) Law
5 8 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.49%) Banking
6 6 (3.49%) Electronics
7 3 (1.74%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (24.42%) Developer
2 21 (12.21%) Java Developer
3 17 (9.88%) Architect
4 13 (7.56%) Analyst
4 13 (7.56%) Consultant
4 13 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (6.40%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.81%) Java Architect
6 10 (5.81%) Java Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.23%) Solutions Analyst
8 7 (4.07%) CRM Consultant
8 7 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 7 (4.07%) Identity Management Specialist
8 7 (4.07%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Linux Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (4.07%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) Integration Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.81%) XML
2 39 (22.67%) REST
3 38 (22.09%) SOAP
4 33 (19.19%) Web Services
5 29 (16.86%) HTML
6 28 (16.28%) CSS
6 28 (16.28%) Middleware
7 19 (11.05%) jQuery
8 18 (10.47%) AngularJS
8 18 (10.47%) Spring
9 14 (8.14%) JSON
9 14 (8.14%) XSD
10 13 (7.56%) .NET
11 12 (6.98%) JMS
12 10 (5.81%) IBM Integration Bus
12 10 (5.81%) WCF
13 9 (5.23%) J2EE
13 9 (5.23%) JAXB
14 8 (4.65%) XML Messaging
14 8 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.30%) DataPower
3 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.49%) Wiki
6 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.74%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.74%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.58%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.05%) Linux
2 49 (28.49%) Windows
3 25 (14.53%) Unix
4 23 (13.37%) Windows Server
5 16 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.23%) CentOS
6 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.65%) Fedora
7 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.49%) Android
9 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.74%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.74%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
13 1 (0.58%) Debian
13 1 (0.58%) SUSE
13 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.35%) ITIL
3 25 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (14.53%) Software Distribution
4 23 (13.37%) DevOps
4 23 (13.37%) Virtual Environments
5 20 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 19 (11.05%) SOA
7 17 (9.88%) Service Design
8 15 (8.72%) Analytics
8 15 (8.72%) SDLC
9 14 (8.14%) Multithreading
10 13 (7.56%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.56%) ITSM
11 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (6.40%) CRM
12 11 (6.40%) TDD
12 11 (6.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.05%) Java
2 46 (26.74%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.19%) SQL
4 30 (17.44%) Python
5 19 (11.05%) Shell Script
6 16 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 15 (8.72%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.40%) C#
9 10 (5.81%) Ruby
10 8 (4.65%) ActionScript
10 8 (4.65%) ActionScript 2.0
10 8 (4.65%) Jython
11 7 (4.07%) PHP
12 6 (3.49%) ActionScript 3.0
12 6 (3.49%) C++
13 4 (2.33%) C
13 4 (2.33%) Perl
14 2 (1.16%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.16%) XPath
14 2 (1.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (7.56%) Degree
5 12 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.07%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.91%) CCNA
8 5 (2.91%) CISSP
9 4 (2.33%) CCIE
9 4 (2.33%) CCNP
9 4 (2.33%) MCSE
10 3 (1.74%) CISM
11 2 (1.16%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.16%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.58%) CCVP
12 1 (0.58%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.58%) MOS
12 1 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.49%) PA-DSS
3 5 (2.91%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (4.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.74%) Docker
5 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.16%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.16%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.16%) vCloud
6 2 (1.16%) vSphere
6 2 (1.16%) Xen
6 2 (1.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.58%) Snort
7 1 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (15.12%) Puppet
2 18 (10.47%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.30%) SCCM
4 14 (8.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (7.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 10 (5.81%) Ansible
7 9 (5.23%) Nagios
8 8 (4.65%) BladeLogic
8 8 (4.65%) Ganglia
8 8 (4.65%) Graphite
8 8 (4.65%) Kibana
8 8 (4.65%) Riemann
8 8 (4.65%) SCOrch
8 8 (4.65%) Tivoli
8 8 (4.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 7 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (2.33%) WSUS
10 4 (2.33%) yum
11 3 (1.74%) SCOM
12 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.77%) IBM
3 27 (15.70%) HP
4 26 (15.12%) Oracle
5 20 (11.63%) CA
6 18 (10.47%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.88%) Adobe
8 15 (8.72%) VMware
9 14 (8.14%) SAP
10 12 (6.98%) hybris
11 11 (6.40%) Cisco
11 11 (6.40%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (5.23%) BMC
13 8 (4.65%) Dell
14 7 (4.07%) Splunk
15 6 (3.49%) Axway
15 6 (3.49%) Citrix
15 6 (3.49%) Infor
16 5 (2.91%) Juniper
16 5 (2.91%) MuleSoft
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