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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 96 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing SSL 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.12% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 1.26% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £215 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 - £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% +7.00%
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
190 159 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.95% 9.86% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 82 96
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £407 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £13.00 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 4 £450 -
Derbyshire +3 2 £208 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (43.75%) Unix
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) OWASP
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) PKI
5 3 (18.75%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) OpenAM
5 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance

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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Software Architect
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Software Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) webMethods Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XSD
3 2 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) OWASP
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CISMP
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) OpenAM
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Software AG
2 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
2 3 (18.75%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix