The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 38 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.88% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 1.79% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.11 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+148.39% -61.97%
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
49 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.14% 17.89% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 31
Average daily rate £393 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +112.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) 802.15
1 10 (100.00%) X.509
1 10 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 8 (80.00%) Internet of Things
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (40.00%) Smart Meter
5 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) 802.15
1 10 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 10 (100.00%) X.509
1 10 (100.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Django
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Mason
2 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (40.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (10.00%) Siebel