The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 63 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.59% 4.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £563 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +58.00%
SSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 81 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.22% 9.04% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 54 63
Median daily rate £365 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.16 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SSL.

1 11 (78.57%) PKI
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) OWASP
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) SIEM
5 7 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (42.86%) Wireless
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
7 5 (35.71%) CISSP
7 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) TACACS
8 4 (28.57%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 4 (28.57%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) Junos
8 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
8 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
8 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
9 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) IPsec
4 4 (28.57%) Junos
4 4 (28.57%) TACACS
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Security Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall Architect
5 1 (7.14%) ICT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OWASP
2 7 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
5 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (14.29%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) OpenAM
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
1 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
1 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds