Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 87 109
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 -19
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% 0.80% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 4.91% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £550 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +61.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £413 £450 £320
90th Percentile £438 £575 £360
North West median daily rate £425 £500 £413
% change year-on-year -15.00% +20.99% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

HTTPS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 181 224 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.54% 16.26% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 144 211
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £188 £213 £220
90th Percentile £537 £675 £575
North West median daily rate £385 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -3.75% +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 36
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.76% +2.42% -8.79%
10th Percentile £11.87 £11.25 £12.43
90th Percentile £22.70 £56.38 £23.88
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -10.53%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing HTTPS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in Cheshire

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTPS in Cheshire

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 £425 -
HTTPS
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Java ME
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Core Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (33.33%) GUI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) GUI Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Java GUI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Java ME
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) STB
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java