Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 331 347
Rank change year-on-year -40 +16 -4
Contract jobs citing HTTPS 8 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.94% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 15
South East median daily rate £575 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £534 £320 £306
90th Percentile £626 £650 £600
England median daily rate £488 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £29.39
% change year-on-year -5.88% +44.61% +39.29%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,870 2,988 3,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.30% 19.59% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,539 1,746 1,803
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £161 £231 £228
90th Percentile £561 £544 £519
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 197 216
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -30.77% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.61 £11.33 £12.13
90th Percentile £45.55 £48.75 £51.88
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.89% - +9.76%

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 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 23 January 2018. 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
Surrey -31 5 £625 +25.00%
Kent - 2 £525 - 1
Hampshire +2 1 - - 6
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) Debian
4 4 (50.00%) JTAPI
4 4 (50.00%) Softphone
4 4 (50.00%) Process Management
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) CTI
4 4 (50.00%) RTP
4 4 (50.00%) PBX
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) RFC 2833
4 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (50.00%) TAPI

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (50.00%) CTI
2 4 (50.00%) PBX
2 4 (50.00%) RTP
2 4 (50.00%) Softphone
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
5 1 (12.50%) VPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Platform Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) RPG Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Architect
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) JTAPI
2 4 (50.00%) RFC 2833
2 4 (50.00%) TAPI
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) FIXML
4 1 (12.50%) FpML
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Debian
4 4 (50.00%) Fedora
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) OS/400
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
1 4 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) RPG
3 1 (12.50%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) IFS
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO