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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 3.38% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £42.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-68.23% +148.39%

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
198 148 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.34% 14.93% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 54 78
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £27.75 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +3 2 £450 +2.85%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
2 3 (42.86%) TippingPoint
2 3 (42.86%) CA Wily
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) JNDI
2 3 (42.86%) Korn
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Jython
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE

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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) X.509
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Introscope
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Information Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) JDBC
1 3 (42.86%) JNDI
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Garbage Collection
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Jython
1 3 (42.86%) Korn
1 3 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) CCAA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) CA Wily
1 3 (42.86%) Nexpose
2 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) F5
1 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
2 3 (42.86%) FireEye
2 3 (42.86%) GFI Software
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) LogRhythm
2 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) TippingPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware