The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.90% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -28.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 59 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.00% 28.10% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 2
Average daily rate £325 £183 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +82.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.88 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
SSL
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) UAG
2 4 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) RTP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Axway
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) RTP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
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
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (25.00%) JMS
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%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
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 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Axway
3 2 (25.00%) F5