The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £16.72 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+154.18% -62.84%
SSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.86% 11.61% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 12
Average daily rate £325 £225 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £335 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.25 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.07% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Dorset