The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year
-18.69% -
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Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.27% 21.51% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 15
Average daily rate £350 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £14.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% +110.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SSL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai