Period
to 28 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 March 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 177 242 248
Rank change year-on-year +65 +6 -15
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 4 7 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.093% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.93% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £513 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.41% -8.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £394 £362 £436
90th Percentile £576 £588 £630
Central London median daily rate £513 £365 £460
% change year-on-year +40.41% -20.65% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 433 753 798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.07% 11.12% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 568 629
Median daily rate £450 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £205 £174 £232
90th Percentile £663 £650 £619
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 19
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.16% +17.97% -7.89%
10th Percentile £17.93 £16.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £40.45 £37.50 £26.05
Median hourly rate £32.53 £20.32 £16.35
% change year-on-year +60.04% +24.30% -13.95%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in the City of London

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HTTPS in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for HTTPS in the City of London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTTPS in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HTTPS in the City of London

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HTTPS in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for HTTPS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HTTPS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) POSIX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Banking

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) C Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Dagger
1 1 (25.00%) Material Design
1 1 (25.00%) POSIX
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Retrofit
1 1 (25.00%) RxJava
1 1 (25.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) Architectural Design
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (25.00%) Personalization
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (25.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec