The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 42 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +58.00%
SSL
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 91 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.53% 18.20% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 45
Median daily rate £413 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £245 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 18
Median hourly rate £39.75 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.90% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £20.50 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.50 £27.50
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 Cambridge

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SSL.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) Cobbler
3 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Postfix
3 4 (66.67%) Sendmail
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) SAN

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) X.509
3 1 (16.67%) 802.15
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) iptables
1 4 (66.67%) Postfix
1 4 (66.67%) Sendmail
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cobbler
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) EMC
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) LogRhythm
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk
1 4 (66.67%) TippingPoint