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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 81 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £125.00
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -72.20%
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
208 214 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.95% 13.40% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 87 74
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £124 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £160.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) JDeveloper
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) DB2
3 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Gradle
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (25.00%) Ant
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) XSD
4 4 (25.00%) MCP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Apache
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) WSDL
4 4 (25.00%) IPsec
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) VMware

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
2 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) HTTPS
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) IPsec
3 4 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 5 (31.25%) JDeveloper
2 4 (25.00%) Ant
2 4 (25.00%) Gradle
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Hudson
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SOA Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) XSD
1 4 (25.00%) WSDL
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) XSL
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) JAX-WS
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) JMS
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) COM
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) JSF
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) BPEL
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) XPath
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Google