The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 139 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.65% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 4.81% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 14
Average daily rate £500 £410 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.11 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+148.39% -61.97%
SSL
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
333 686 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.60% 13.51% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 499 437
Average daily rate £405 £388 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £32.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) VPN
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) Python
5 7 (26.92%) Perl
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 6 (23.08%) HTTP
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) Middleware
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) FTP
7 5 (19.23%) VBScript
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) Unix
8 4 (15.38%) SOA

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Documaker
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (3.85%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
1 10 (38.46%) VPN
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) HTTP
4 5 (19.23%) FTP
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) DHCP
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) IPsec
6 3 (11.54%) OSPF
6 3 (11.54%) SMTP
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) LDAP
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 2 (7.69%) MRTG
7 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (11.54%) Administrator
1 3 (11.54%) Analyst
1 3 (11.54%) Developer
1 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Consultant
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Middleware
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) JDBC
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) JMX
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (7.69%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) DAO
4 1 (3.85%) Grails
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) POSIX
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) STB
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (7.69%) SUSE
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) AOP
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) E-Discovery
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Release Management
4 2 (7.69%) Revenue Management
4 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
2 7 (26.92%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) VBScript
5 3 (11.54%) Korn
6 2 (7.69%) Jython
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.85%) Groovy
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCSA
3 1 (3.85%) CCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 3 (11.54%) BitLocker
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) Ceph
6 1 (3.85%) Dovecot
6 1 (3.85%) Firmware
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) iptables
6 1 (3.85%) KVM
6 1 (3.85%) Postfix
6 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.85%) Squid
6 1 (3.85%) vCloud
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.85%) Cacti
4 1 (3.85%) EnCase
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.85%) RANCID
4 1 (3.85%) systemd
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) CA
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Siebel
6 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
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