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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 6 months to 26 May 2022 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 > London
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 517 422 363
Rank change year-on-year -95 -59 +221
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 76 45 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 2.03% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 32 49
10th Percentile £510 £354 £402
25th Percentile £563 £422 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £550
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile £647 £575 £638
90th Percentile £713 - £725
England median daily rate £575 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +15.00% +2.04% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £17.00
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
75th Percentile - - £19.00
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.25 - £18.00
% change year-on-year - - +17.11%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,665 2,212 2,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.47% 9.01% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,546 1,526 1,477
10th Percentile £313 £293 £213
25th Percentile £450 £381 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £480 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% +6.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £651 £586 £575
90th Percentile £750 £675 £658
England median daily rate £500 £442 £425
% change year-on-year +13.06% +4.06% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 20 60
10th Percentile £18.57 £13.85 £15.18
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.53 £18.50
Median hourly rate £28.81 £47.33 £37.13
Median % change year-on-year -39.13% +27.48% +65.00%
75th Percentile £46.00 £64.06 £47.83
90th Percentile £67.50 £76.03 £52.63
England median hourly rate £23.91 £23.21 £20.50
% change year-on-year +3.02% +13.22% +7.89%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HTTPS in London over the 6 months to 26 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 26 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -29 16 £675 +42.11% 40
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 31 (40.79%) REST
2 28 (36.84%) Agile
3 24 (31.58%) Linux
3 24 (31.58%) HTTP
4 22 (28.95%) SQL
5 21 (27.63%) Data Protection
6 20 (26.32%) AWS
7 19 (25.00%) Kerberos
8 18 (23.68%) Unix
9 17 (22.37%) Java
9 17 (22.37%) DevOps
10 16 (21.05%) Python
11 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (17.11%) Apple iOS
12 13 (17.11%) Software Architecture
12 13 (17.11%) iOS Development
12 13 (17.11%) Windows
12 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
12 13 (17.11%) SOAP
12 13 (17.11%) Apple
13 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 12 (15.79%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (15.79%) Serverless
14 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
14 10 (13.16%) Network Security
14 10 (13.16%) Ansible
14 10 (13.16%) Kafka
14 10 (13.16%) Microservices
14 10 (13.16%) Spring Boot
14 10 (13.16%) Apple Swift

HTTPS
Co-occurring 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 7 (9.21%) Confluence
2 5 (6.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) AWS
2 12 (15.79%) AWS Lambda
2 12 (15.79%) Serverless
3 9 (11.84%) Azure
4 8 (10.53%) GitHub
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.63%) AWS CodeBuild
5 2 (2.63%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (2.63%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (2.63%) GCP
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.32%) AWS Direct Connect
6 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) Boomi
6 1 (1.32%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) HTTP
2 19 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 10 (13.16%) Network Security
5 8 (10.53%) SMTP
6 7 (9.21%) DNS
6 7 (9.21%) SSL
7 6 (7.89%) Firewall
7 6 (7.89%) FTP
8 5 (6.58%) SSH
8 5 (6.58%) VPN
8 5 (6.58%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.26%) DHCP
9 4 (5.26%) SNMP
10 3 (3.95%) BGP
10 3 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.95%) IPsec
10 3 (3.95%) VLAN
10 3 (3.95%) Wireless
11 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.89%) Metadata
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Xcode
2 7 (9.21%) JIRA
3 5 (6.58%) fastlane
3 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.26%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.63%) JUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Mockito
6 1 (1.32%) Burp Suite
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 7 (9.21%) Social Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) iOS Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Consultant
3 10 (13.16%) Java Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Alteryx Consultant
4 8 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Android Developer
5 7 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Site Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (40.79%) REST
2 13 (17.11%) SOAP
3 10 (13.16%) Kafka
3 10 (13.16%) Spring Boot
4 8 (10.53%) Dagger
4 8 (10.53%) JSON
4 8 (10.53%) Material Design
4 8 (10.53%) Retrofit
4 8 (10.53%) RxJava
5 7 (9.21%) CSS
5 7 (9.21%) HTML
6 6 (7.89%) Web Services
7 5 (6.58%) .NET
7 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.58%) Middleware
7 5 (6.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (5.26%) ADO
8 4 (5.26%) Twisted
8 4 (5.26%) YAML
9 2 (2.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.95%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.32%) Blog
4 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Linux
2 18 (23.68%) Unix
3 13 (17.11%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Android
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.58%) Mac OS
6 5 (6.58%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Solaris
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Agile
2 21 (27.63%) Data Protection
3 17 (22.37%) DevOps
4 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.11%) iOS Development
5 13 (17.11%) Software Architecture
6 10 (13.16%) Microservices
6 10 (13.16%) Technology Roadmap
7 9 (11.84%) Migration
7 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.53%) Android Development
8 8 (10.53%) API Development
8 8 (10.53%) Architectural Design
8 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) ETL
9 7 (9.21%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (9.21%) CI/CD
9 7 (9.21%) Front End Development
9 7 (9.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) Python
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.16%) Apple Swift
5 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
6 9 (11.84%) Ruby
7 8 (10.53%) Kotlin
8 6 (7.89%) Go
9 5 (6.58%) PHP
10 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.63%) Bash
11 2 (2.63%) ES6
12 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) CCNP
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) CISM
3 1 (1.32%) CISSP
3 1 (1.32%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.32%) GIAC
3 1 (1.32%) IISP
3 1 (1.32%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.32%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.32%) OSCE
3 1 (1.32%) OSCP
3 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Ansible
2 7 (9.21%) Terraform
3 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.26%) BladeLogic
4 4 (5.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (3.95%) Grafana
6 2 (2.63%) Puppet
6 2 (2.63%) TrustSec
7 1 (1.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.32%) CASB
7 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Icinga
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Apple
2 10 (13.16%) Confluent
3 8 (10.53%) Alteryx
4 5 (6.58%) CyberArk
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.26%) Altiris
5 4 (5.26%) Splunk
6 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle
6 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.63%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 2 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (2.63%) Zscaler
8 1 (1.32%) Aruba
8 1 (1.32%) Dell
8 1 (1.32%) Extreme Networks