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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 131 153 170
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Contract jobs citing SSL 42 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.23% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 5.32% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 21
Median daily rate £475 £426 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £445 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.05% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
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
533 601 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.58% 12.95% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 454 538
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £19.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SSL.

1 42 (70.00%) Linux
2 27 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 26 (43.33%) HTTP
4 25 (41.67%) Java
5 21 (35.00%) DNS
6 20 (33.33%) DevOps
7 18 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (30.00%) Windows
7 18 (30.00%) Firewall
7 18 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
8 17 (28.33%) Go
9 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 16 (26.67%) Node.js
9 16 (26.67%) Redis
9 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 15 (25.00%) Ruby
10 15 (25.00%) VMware
11 14 (23.33%) Unix
11 14 (23.33%) Docker
12 13 (21.67%) Mesos
12 13 (21.67%) CoreOS
12 13 (21.67%) Kubernetes
12 13 (21.67%) Security Hardening
12 13 (21.67%) OpenStack
12 13 (21.67%) etcd
12 13 (21.67%) flannel
12 13 (21.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 13 (21.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) OpenStack
2 9 (15.00%) Apache
3 8 (13.33%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) CMS
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.67%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Doxygen
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) HipChat
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Documaker
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) GitHub
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 26 (43.33%) HTTP
3 21 (35.00%) DNS
4 18 (30.00%) Firewall
5 12 (20.00%) VPN
6 8 (13.33%) IPsec
7 6 (10.00%) Internet
8 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (8.33%) ISDN
8 5 (8.33%) LAN
8 5 (8.33%) SNMP
9 4 (6.67%) DHCP
9 4 (6.67%) Kerberos
9 4 (6.67%) LDAP
9 4 (6.67%) PSTN
9 4 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (6.67%) SAN
9 4 (6.67%) WAN
10 3 (5.00%) MPLS
10 3 (5.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 16 (26.67%) Redis
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) SQLite
6 1 (1.67%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) Ingres
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Maven
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Bower
5 1 (1.67%) Grunt
5 1 (1.67%) gulp
5 1 (1.67%) Introscope
5 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) JSHint
5 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.67%) MSI
5 1 (1.67%) Protractor
5 1 (1.67%) QUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.67%) webpack
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (11.67%) Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.00%) Web Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Data Migration Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Node.js
2 9 (15.00%) Middleware
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 4 (6.67%) SAML
4 3 (5.00%) 802.1X
4 3 (5.00%) CSS
4 3 (5.00%) JSON
4 3 (5.00%) LAMP
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (5.00%) REST
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 3 (5.00%) WebCenter
4 3 (5.00%) XML
5 2 (3.33%) .NET
5 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.33%) CGI
5 2 (3.33%) FastCGI
5 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) PKI
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.67%) Clustering
5 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.33%) DataPower
5 2 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.67%) Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) Unix
4 13 (21.67%) CoreOS
4 13 (21.67%) RancherOS
5 6 (10.00%) CentOS
6 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.00%) AIX
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.00%) SUSE
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.67%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.67%) Android
10 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) DevOps
2 13 (21.67%) Security Hardening
3 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
5 8 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.67%) Information Security
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (6.67%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.67%) Security Operations
8 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.00%) Network Management
9 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 17 (28.33%) Go
3 15 (25.00%) Ruby
4 13 (21.67%) Python
5 11 (18.33%) Perl
6 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.33%) C++
8 5 (8.33%) SQL
9 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.00%) C
10 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.00%) Jython
10 3 (5.00%) Korn
10 3 (5.00%) VB
11 1 (1.67%) C#
11 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) Degree
4 5 (8.33%) CCNP
4 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.33%) CISSP
5 4 (6.67%) CISM
6 3 (5.00%) CISA
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.33%) CCSA
7 2 (3.33%) CCSE
7 2 (3.33%) MCITP
7 2 (3.33%) MCSE
7 2 (3.33%) MCTS
7 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.33%) PMP
8 1 (1.67%) CCNA
8 1 (1.67%) CCSP
8 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) Docker
2 13 (21.67%) etcd
2 13 (21.67%) flannel
3 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.00%) DFS Replication
5 3 (5.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.33%) NFS
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.67%) Firmware
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.67%) Samba
7 1 (1.67%) Snort
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Consul
1 13 (21.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 13 (21.67%) Kubernetes
1 13 (21.67%) Marathon
1 13 (21.67%) Mesos
1 13 (21.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 13 (21.67%) Rancher
2 5 (8.33%) Ansible
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.33%) Nagios
6 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
6 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (21.67%) Oracle
4 12 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (6.67%) F5
7 4 (6.67%) IBM
8 3 (5.00%) Avaya
8 3 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (5.00%) Forcepoint
8 3 (5.00%) Symantec
9 2 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.33%) Juniper
9 2 (3.33%) Siebel
10 1 (1.67%) Apple
10 1 (1.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.67%) Nokia
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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