The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 85 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.59% 0.19% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 1.45% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £615 £349 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.21% -30.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.87% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 207 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.00% 12.94% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 119 73
Median daily rate £425 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.72% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 23
Median hourly rate £13.75 £22.83 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.77% +69.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £65.85 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SSL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 5 £615 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SSL.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) OWASP
4 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Security Management
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (26.67%) Sun
5 4 (26.67%) OS/390
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 4 (26.67%) C#

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (26.67%) AquaLogic
1 4 (26.67%) MQSeries
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (26.67%) Tuxedo
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) LDAP
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Software Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XSD
4 2 (13.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 4 (26.67%) OS/390
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) OWASP
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) QMS
3 4 (26.67%) Release Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Groovy
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CISMP
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Axway
2 4 (26.67%) Fujitsu
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) SAP