The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 27 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.94% - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.83% - 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £444 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.70% 10.12% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 34
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £172 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SSL.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) HTTP
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Google
3 5 (45.45%) Xen
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
3 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (45.45%) Ansible
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (45.45%) Fluentd

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Jetty
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
1 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
1 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) HTTP
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) Kafka
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Fluentd
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Terraform
2 3 (27.27%) Marathon
2 3 (27.27%) Mesos
2 3 (27.27%) Piwik
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Google
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat