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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 129 147 179
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +32
Contract jobs citing SSL 33 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 4.41% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 12
Median daily rate £425 £538 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +28.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £419 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-61.85% +15.55%
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
435 363 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 10.49% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 541
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 40 (54.05%) Linux
2 32 (43.24%) HTTP
3 29 (39.19%) DNS
4 26 (35.14%) TCP/IP
5 24 (32.43%) Java
6 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
7 21 (28.38%) Firewall
8 20 (27.03%) Windows
9 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
9 18 (24.32%) DevOps
10 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
10 17 (22.97%) Go
10 17 (22.97%) VMware
11 16 (21.62%) VPN
11 16 (21.62%) Redis
11 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
11 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
11 16 (21.62%) Node.js
12 15 (20.27%) Docker
12 15 (20.27%) Ruby
13 14 (18.92%) Cisco
13 14 (18.92%) Unix
13 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
13 14 (18.92%) Mesos
13 14 (18.92%) CoreOS
13 14 (18.92%) Kubernetes
13 14 (18.92%) Security Hardening
13 14 (18.92%) OpenStack
13 14 (18.92%) Data Centre

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 14 (18.92%) OpenStack
2 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 9 (12.16%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Documaker
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) GitHub
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) Office 365
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) HTTP
2 29 (39.19%) DNS
3 26 (35.14%) TCP/IP
4 21 (28.38%) Firewall
5 16 (21.62%) VPN
6 9 (12.16%) IPsec
7 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (9.46%) LAN
7 7 (9.46%) WAN
8 6 (8.11%) Internet
8 6 (8.11%) SAN
8 6 (8.11%) SNMP
9 5 (6.76%) DHCP
9 5 (6.76%) ICMP
9 5 (6.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (6.76%) ISDN
9 5 (6.76%) MPLS
9 5 (6.76%) OSPF
9 5 (6.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
2 16 (21.62%) Redis
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.11%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Ingres
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.70%) SQLite
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.86%) Bitbucket
3 7 (9.46%) Maven
4 6 (8.11%) Bower
4 6 (8.11%) Grunt
4 6 (8.11%) gulp
4 6 (8.11%) Jasmine
4 6 (8.11%) JSHint
4 6 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (8.11%) Protractor
4 6 (8.11%) QUnit
4 6 (8.11%) Selenium
4 6 (8.11%) webpack
5 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.70%) Subversion
8 1 (1.35%) MSI
8 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Legal
3 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Games
6 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (9.46%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Migration Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Web Specialist
8 3 (4.05%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Node.js
2 10 (13.51%) HTML
3 9 (12.16%) CSS
4 8 (10.81%) Middleware
4 8 (10.81%) REST
5 7 (9.46%) HTML5
5 7 (9.46%) JSON
6 6 (8.11%) Ajax
6 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.11%) Backbone.js
6 6 (8.11%) Compass CSS Framework
6 6 (8.11%) CSS3
6 6 (8.11%) DOM
6 6 (8.11%) Ember.js
6 6 (8.11%) JSLint
6 6 (8.11%) LESS
6 6 (8.11%) React
6 6 (8.11%) Sass
7 5 (6.76%) .NET
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.81%) PKI
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Clustering
4 6 (8.11%) Graphic Design
5 4 (5.41%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.35%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) Streaming Media
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Linux
2 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 14 (18.92%) CoreOS
3 14 (18.92%) RancherOS
3 14 (18.92%) Unix
4 6 (8.11%) CentOS
5 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.70%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) DevOps
2 14 (18.92%) Security Hardening
3 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.16%) Migration
4 9 (12.16%) MVC
5 8 (10.81%) Information Security
6 7 (9.46%) Change Management
6 7 (9.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.11%) Web Design
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) Network Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Web Development
9 4 (5.41%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) Java
2 17 (22.97%) Go
3 15 (20.27%) Ruby
4 9 (12.16%) Python
5 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.81%) Perl
5 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.76%) SQL
8 4 (5.41%) C++
9 3 (4.05%) C#
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) Jython
10 2 (2.70%) Korn
10 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.70%) VB
11 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.11%) CCNP
5 6 (8.11%) CISSP
6 3 (4.05%) CCSA
6 3 (4.05%) CCSE
6 3 (4.05%) CISM
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.70%) CCSP
7 2 (2.70%) CISA
7 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.70%) MCITP
7 2 (2.70%) MCSE
7 2 (2.70%) MCTS
7 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.70%) PMP
8 1 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Docker
2 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.92%) etcd
2 14 (18.92%) flannel
3 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.41%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.05%) NFS
6 2 (2.70%) Samba
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.35%) Firmware
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Consul
1 14 (18.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 14 (18.92%) Kubernetes
1 14 (18.92%) Marathon
1 14 (18.92%) Mesos
1 14 (18.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 14 (18.92%) Rancher
2 4 (5.41%) Ansible
2 4 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (5.41%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.70%) DameWare
4 2 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.35%) EnCase
5 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Cisco
4 11 (14.86%) Oracle
5 8 (10.81%) HP
6 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.05%) Altiris
8 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (4.05%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (4.05%) F5
8 3 (4.05%) Symantec
9 2 (2.70%) Avaya
9 2 (2.70%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix
9 2 (2.70%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.70%) Meraki
9 2 (2.70%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.70%) Reuters
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