The first table below looks at the demand for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheltenham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 22 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.59% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -28.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 4 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.86% 5.48% 36.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 74
Average daily rate £365 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
SSL
Gloucestershire

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SSL
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow