The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 33 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing SSL 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.83% 2.37% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 12.50% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £450 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £336 £389
% change year-on-year
+18.95% -13.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £26.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.96% -35.00%
SSL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.90% 18.96% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 44
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSL across the Basingstoke region.

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Basingstoke region.

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) PKI
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) AIX
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) SSH
3 7 (46.67%) SIEM
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
4 6 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
4 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Document Management
4 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) RSA Security Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 5 (33.33%) CISSP
5 5 (33.33%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) GCIA
5 5 (33.33%) GCIH
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Patch Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
1 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) SSH
3 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) SNMP
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.67%) FTP
7 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Identity Management Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Voice Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) PKI
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) DataPower
5 1 (6.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) AIX
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Solaris
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
2 6 (40.00%) Document Management
2 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Jython
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
1 5 (33.33%) GCIA
1 5 (33.33%) GCIH
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) CCIE
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) COBIT
1 4 (26.67%) COSO
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (26.67%) SAS 70
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (6.67%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Verint
5 2 (13.33%) NetWitness
6 1 (6.67%) BT
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Nokia