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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 28 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.77% 1.27% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.84% 9.09% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.11 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+148.39% -61.97%
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
76 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.80% 13.92% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 34
Average daily rate £390 £280 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -32.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) PKI
2 8 (61.54%) HTTP
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) AIX
2 8 (61.54%) Solaris
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (53.85%) GCIA
3 7 (53.85%) GCIH
3 7 (53.85%) Document Management
3 7 (53.85%) SSH
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) SIEM
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) RSA Security Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
5 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
5 5 (38.46%) Change Management
5 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Degree

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Project
1 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (53.85%) SSH
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Identity Management Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
3 1 (7.69%) XSD
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) PKI
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (7.69%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) AIX
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Solaris
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Digital Forensics
1 7 (53.85%) Document Management
1 7 (53.85%) Network Architecture
1 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE
2 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
2 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Jython
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) GCIA
1 7 (53.85%) GCIH
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) COBIT
1 5 (38.46%) COSO
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
1 5 (38.46%) SAS 70
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Verint
6 1 (7.69%) CA
6 1 (7.69%) IBM