Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 July 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 365 371
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6 -62
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 17 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.69% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 12
South East median daily rate £500 £438 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +11.46% +18.94%
10th Percentile £331 £376 £232
90th Percentile £570 £475 £651
England median daily rate £493 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +25.48% -1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £40.84
% change year-on-year -47.06% +4.08% +16.67%

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 South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2758 3771 3865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.17% 20.24% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 2127 1945
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £221 £213
90th Percentile £538 £528 £500
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 220 222
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +5.77% +48.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.83
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.10 £45.95
England median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -26.00% +21.95% +9.63%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HTTPS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS in the South East over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Hampshire +36 12 £510 +20.00%
Kent - 5 £338 -
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
1 16 (94.12%) DNS
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) SSL
3 12 (70.59%) HTTP
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) Perl
4 11 (64.71%) PHP
4 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
4 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
4 11 (64.71%) DRM
4 11 (64.71%) Xen
4 11 (64.71%) CentOS
4 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (64.71%) Open Source
4 11 (64.71%) Video on Demand
4 11 (64.71%) Puppet
4 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
4 11 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (64.71%) Splunk
4 11 (64.71%) OpenStack

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (64.71%) OpenStack
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) EPiServer
2 5 (29.41%) FileNet
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) DNS
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) HTTP
2 12 (70.59%) SSL
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.88%) FTP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Broadcast Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Elastic Stack
1 11 (64.71%) Sensu
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.88%) XSD
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Video on Demand
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
2 5 (29.41%) Tandem
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) CentOS
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
1 11 (64.71%) DRM
1 11 (64.71%) Open Source
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Perl
2 11 (64.71%) PHP
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) JCL
4 1 (5.88%) Jython
4 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Docker
1 11 (64.71%) KVM
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (64.71%) Xen
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Ansible
1 11 (64.71%) Grafana
1 11 (64.71%) Kubernetes
1 11 (64.71%) logstash
1 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
2 11 (64.71%) SaltStack
2 11 (64.71%) Splunk
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Genesys
3 5 (29.41%) Informatica
4 2 (11.76%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) IBM