The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 65 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing SSL 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.33% 0.15% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.10% 0.84% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £405 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.05% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +60.00%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
169 238 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.74% 17.72% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 98 57
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £30.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +130.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +25 12 £425 +6.25% 2
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 17 (53.13%) SOAP
1 17 (53.13%) IBM
1 17 (53.13%) WebSphere MQ
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
1 17 (53.13%) WebSphere
2 15 (46.88%) VPN
3 14 (43.75%) HTTP
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco
3 14 (43.75%) Migration
3 14 (43.75%) Blue Coat
3 14 (43.75%) Internet
3 14 (43.75%) F5
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 11 (34.38%) J2EE
6 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (34.38%) JDBC
6 11 (34.38%) Python
6 11 (34.38%) FTP
6 11 (34.38%) Clustering
6 11 (34.38%) Jython
6 11 (34.38%) High Availability
6 11 (34.38%) Garbage Collection
6 11 (34.38%) CA Wily
6 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (34.38%) JNDI
6 11 (34.38%) Korn
7 9 (28.13%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (28.13%) NetScaler

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 17 (53.13%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) ProjectWise
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) VPN
3 14 (43.75%) HTTP
3 14 (43.75%) Internet
4 11 (34.38%) FTP
5 9 (28.13%) DNS
5 9 (28.13%) NetScaler
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 5 (15.63%) HTTPS
9 3 (9.38%) WinSCP
10 1 (3.13%) DHCP
10 1 (3.13%) Network Security
10 1 (3.13%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Introscope
2 3 (9.38%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Administrator
1 9 (28.13%) WebSphere Administrator
2 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Designer
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Security Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Middleware Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) SOAP
1 17 (53.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (37.50%) Web Services
3 11 (34.38%) J2EE
3 11 (34.38%) JDBC
3 11 (34.38%) JNDI
4 7 (21.88%) Middleware
5 6 (18.75%) 802.1X
5 6 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (18.75%) JSON
5 6 (18.75%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) XSD
6 3 (9.38%) JMS
6 3 (9.38%) WSDL
6 3 (9.38%) XSL
6 3 (9.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Clustering
2 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (18.75%) DataPower
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Migration
2 11 (34.38%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (34.38%) High Availability
3 8 (25.00%) B2B
3 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 6 (18.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (18.75%) SOA
4 6 (18.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) EAI
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
1 11 (34.38%) Jython
1 11 (34.38%) Korn
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) CA Wily
2 6 (18.75%) Nexpose
3 3 (9.38%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) IBM
2 14 (43.75%) Blue Coat
2 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) F5
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.00%) IronPort
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) ArcSight
5 6 (18.75%) FireEye
5 6 (18.75%) GFI Software
5 6 (18.75%) Intel Security
5 6 (18.75%) Juniper
5 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
5 6 (18.75%) Rapid7
5 6 (18.75%) Sourcefire
5 6 (18.75%) Symantec
5 6 (18.75%) TippingPoint
6 1 (3.13%) SAP