The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 96 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing SSL 16 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 2.88% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £291 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.92% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £217 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £371 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +29.03%
SSL
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
604 624 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.61% 25.57% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 204 199
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 23
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +2 9 £406 -
Reading +3 5 £438 +18.64% 4
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (41.94%) Windows
1 13 (41.94%) HTTP
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) IBM
4 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (25.81%) Juniper
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle
5 8 (25.81%) CCSA
5 8 (25.81%) CCSE
6 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (19.35%) Internet
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) Apache
7 6 (19.35%) Network Design
7 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) Middleware
8 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 5 (16.13%) IIS
8 5 (16.13%) SQL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (19.35%) Apache
1 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) HTTP
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (22.58%) LAN
6 6 (19.35%) Internet
7 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) Network Security
8 3 (9.68%) Wireless
8 3 (9.68%) IPsec
8 3 (9.68%) SSH
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (6.45%) FWSM
9 2 (6.45%) TACACS
10 1 (3.23%) 802.15
10 1 (3.23%) OSPF
10 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
10 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQLite
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.45%) Introscope
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) QUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Grunt
2 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.23%) JSHint
2 1 (3.23%) Bower
2 1 (3.23%) webpack
2 1 (3.23%) gulp
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Network Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Security Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) Middleware
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (9.68%) JMS
6 2 (6.45%) Ajax
6 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) Worklight
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Compact Framework
7 1 (3.23%) React
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) SecurID
3 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Network Design
2 4 (12.90%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Release Management
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.45%) MVC
3 2 (6.45%) Validation
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Server Building
4 1 (3.23%) eTOM
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
4 1 (3.23%) Web Design
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.90%) Jython
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCSA
1 8 (25.81%) CCSE
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CCDA
4 2 (6.45%) CCDP
4 2 (6.45%) IBM Certification
4 2 (6.45%) JNCIS
4 2 (6.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.23%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) IBM
2 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) Juniper
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) Sun
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Imperva
6 1 (3.23%) Tufin
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Assembla
6 1 (3.23%) AlgoSec
6 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.23%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
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