The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 27 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.93% 0.36% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 1.25% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £290 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 80 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 34.58% 28.99% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 10
Average daily rate £350 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) UAG
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CCSP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (50.00%) Lync
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) RIP
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 2 (25.00%) eTOM
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) UAG
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) AlgoSec
3 2 (25.00%) Tufin
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet