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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 17 20
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 7.19% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 31.25% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £386 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +56.00%
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
22 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.46% 23.02% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 10
Median daily rate £300 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +27.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+260.14% -56.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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