The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 April 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 122 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.16% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 1.10% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £488 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.89

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 368 365 469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.34% 14.16% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 208 228
Median daily rate £375 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 61
Median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +71.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTPS in the East of England

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTPS in the East of England

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Hertfordshire +9 2 £488 +62.50%
Cambridgeshire +11 1 - -
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Boomi
3 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Boomi
1 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Architect
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) SAP