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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 61 66 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.60% 1.47% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.79% 7.32% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-61.85% +15.55%
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
132 246 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.81% 20.03% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 81 70
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 +11 5 £475 -13.63%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 10 (62.50%) HTTP
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 9 (56.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (56.25%) JDBC
3 9 (56.25%) SOAP
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) IBM
3 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (56.25%) Jython
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) JNDI
3 9 (56.25%) Korn
3 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
3 9 (56.25%) CA Wily
3 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 9 (56.25%) Garbage Collection
4 8 (50.00%) High Availability
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) Intel Security
5 7 (43.75%) Wireless
5 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
5 7 (43.75%) F5

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 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
1 9 (56.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (6.25%) X.509
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Introscope
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Security Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Information Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) J2EE
1 9 (56.25%) JDBC
1 9 (56.25%) JNDI
1 9 (56.25%) SOAP
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
1 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Garbage Collection
2 8 (50.00%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (37.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (37.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
1 9 (56.25%) Jython
1 9 (56.25%) Korn
1 9 (56.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) CCAA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
1 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) CA Wily
2 6 (37.50%) Nexpose
3 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
3 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) F5
2 7 (43.75%) Intel Security
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
3 6 (37.50%) FireEye
3 6 (37.50%) GFI Software
3 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
3 6 (37.50%) Rapid7
3 6 (37.50%) Sourcefire
3 6 (37.50%) Symantec
3 6 (37.50%) TippingPoint
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
4 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) VMware