The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 124 130
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6  
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.081% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +4.06% +4.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.05

HTTPS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 366 621 766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.77% 25.23% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 290 334
Median daily rate £420 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing HTTPS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in Berkshire

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTPS in Berkshire

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTPS in Berkshire

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Reading +19 2 - - 3
Bracknell - 1 £300 - 1
HTTPS
South East

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) FTP
3 4 (57.14%) Telnet
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) FTP
3 4 (57.14%) Telnet
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) HSRP
5 2 (28.57%) ICMP
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) SSH
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IP Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Hosting Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCVP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) VMware