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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 98 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.063% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 0.61% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £215 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
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
219 163 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.30% 10.19% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 80 97
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £181 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -10 5 £450 -
Derbyshire - 2 £208 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) OWASP
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) OpenAM
5 3 (18.75%) Terracotta
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) PKI
5 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) HTTP

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 1 (6.25%) nginx
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 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) AMQP
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
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%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Junior IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) 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
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
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%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
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%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
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%) JavaScript
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%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Go
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
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%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) OpenAM
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Consul
3 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
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%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix