The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 17 24
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 5.00% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 35.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
SSL
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.61% 14.17% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 18
Median daily rate £375 £435 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +65.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £314 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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