The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
England / London
Rank 360 382 379
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3  
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 38 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 1.74% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 19
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £321 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £630 £522
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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2419 2822 2921
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.49% 12.74% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1610 1911 1877
Median daily rate £443 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £12.80 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London -6 3 £388 -24.01% 1
Westminster - 1 - - 6
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 40 (59.70%) HTTP
2 30 (44.78%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) XML
4 23 (34.33%) Linux
5 22 (32.84%) Apache
6 21 (31.34%) DevOps
7 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (28.36%) nginx
8 19 (28.36%) SOAP
9 18 (26.87%) Puppet
9 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
10 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
11 16 (23.88%) Docker
12 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (22.39%) HAProxy
13 14 (20.90%) Microservices
13 14 (20.90%) Ansible
13 14 (20.90%) MongoDB
13 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
13 14 (20.90%) MySQL
13 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
13 14 (20.90%) Finance
14 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (19.40%) SSL
15 12 (17.91%) Oracle
15 12 (17.91%) Web Services
15 12 (17.91%) WebSphere
15 12 (17.91%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
15 12 (17.91%) Kubernetes

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 22 (32.84%) Apache
2 19 (28.36%) nginx
3 12 (17.91%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (8.96%) IIS
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
6 4 (5.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Anypoint
8 2 (2.99%) CMS
9 1 (1.49%) Confluence
9 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.49%) Mule
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) Yammer
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Force.com
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (59.70%) HTTP
2 13 (19.40%) SSL
3 8 (11.94%) DNS
4 7 (10.45%) Internet
4 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.96%) Firewall
5 6 (8.96%) VPN
5 6 (8.96%) X.509
6 5 (7.46%) SSH
7 4 (5.97%) BGP
7 4 (5.97%) MPLS
7 4 (5.97%) OSPF
7 4 (5.97%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (5.97%) WAN
8 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (4.48%) FTP
8 3 (4.48%) SMTP
8 3 (4.48%) VoIP
9 2 (2.99%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) MongoDB
1 14 (20.90%) MySQL
2 13 (19.40%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) GIS
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.99%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.49%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.94%) Maven
4 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.46%) JIRA
6 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.49%) GitLab
7 1 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Mocha
7 1 (1.49%) MSI
7 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Developer
1 14 (20.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) CRM Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Integration Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) XML
2 19 (28.36%) SOAP
3 12 (17.91%) Web Services
4 10 (14.93%) Spring
5 9 (13.43%) CSS
5 9 (13.43%) HTML
5 9 (13.43%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (10.45%) .NET
7 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.96%) jQuery
7 6 (8.96%) JSON
7 6 (8.96%) REST
7 6 (8.96%) WCF
7 6 (8.96%) XML Messaging
7 6 (8.96%) XSD
8 5 (7.46%) COM
9 4 (5.97%) JMS
10 3 (4.48%) Ehcache
10 3 (4.48%) Middleware
10 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.99%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) Unix
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.99%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) DevOps
2 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
3 14 (20.90%) Microservices
4 12 (17.91%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (16.42%) SOA
6 9 (13.43%) SDLC
7 8 (11.94%) CRM
8 7 (10.45%) TDD
8 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 6 (8.96%) Service Design
10 5 (7.46%) Case Management
10 5 (7.46%) Data Management
10 5 (7.46%) Document Management
10 5 (7.46%) IT Strategy
11 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) Java
2 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.45%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) Python
5 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.96%) SQL
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) JCL
6 2 (2.99%) Ruby
6 2 (2.99%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) Go
7 1 (1.49%) Lua
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.49%) XPath
7 1 (1.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.48%) CCIE
4 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) CISSP
4 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) CCNP
5 2 (2.99%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.49%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.49%) PA-DSS
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.99%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Puppet
2 15 (22.39%) HAProxy
3 14 (20.90%) Ansible
4 12 (17.91%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.49%) Nagios
5 1 (1.49%) OpenView
5 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.49%) Terraform
5 1 (1.49%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) IBM
3 8 (11.94%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (10.45%) SAP
5 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.46%) Adobe
6 5 (7.46%) Infor
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco
7 4 (5.97%) MuleSoft
8 3 (4.48%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.48%) VMware
9 2 (2.99%) Arista
9 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.99%) Juniper
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.99%) Splunk
10 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.49%) Google
10 1 (1.49%) Nokia
10 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
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