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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 90 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.77% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 6.51% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£349 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.20% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +29.03%
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
195 169 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.40% 11.87% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 78 100
Average daily rate £349 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.94 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £20.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Derbyshire -4 3 £349 -30.54% 3
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 4 (33.33%) HSRP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 4 (33.33%) WSUS
4 4 (33.33%) SCCM
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) DMZ
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) DMZ
3 4 (33.33%) HSRP
4 3 (25.00%) Multicast
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) VRRP
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CCIP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCDP
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Sophos
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
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