The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 101 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Contract jobs citing SSL 29 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.30% 4.50% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 4
Median daily rate £480 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £445 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.05% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
460 444 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.71% 15.66% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 196 282
Median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 67 78
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £51.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SSL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Essex +14 14 £520 +21.63%
Cambridgeshire - 9 - - 1
Norfolk - 4 £401 -
Hertfordshire -11 2 £450 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for SSL.

1 31 (70.45%) TCP/IP
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) Linux
4 25 (56.82%) HTTP
5 24 (54.55%) DevOps
6 22 (50.00%) Perl
7 20 (45.45%) Configuration Management
7 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 20 (45.45%) Puppet
8 19 (43.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (43.18%) Open Source
9 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
10 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
11 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (36.36%) Scrum
11 16 (36.36%) HTML
12 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (29.55%) C
13 13 (29.55%) J2EE
13 13 (29.55%) Oracle
14 12 (27.27%) Apache
14 12 (27.27%) Subversion
14 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
15 11 (25.00%) Kanban
15 11 (25.00%) TDD
15 11 (25.00%) Windows
16 10 (22.73%) C++
16 10 (22.73%) Java
16 10 (22.73%) Python
16 10 (22.73%) Middleware

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
2 9 (20.45%) JBoss
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.27%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) TCP/IP
2 25 (56.82%) HTTP
3 10 (22.73%) Internet
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall
4 9 (20.45%) X.509
5 7 (15.91%) LDAP
6 6 (13.64%) DNS
6 6 (13.64%) SAN
7 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
8 2 (4.55%) IPsec
8 2 (4.55%) LAN
8 2 (4.55%) VPN
8 2 (4.55%) WAN
8 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.27%) AMQP
9 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
9 1 (2.27%) DHCP
9 1 (2.27%) SMTP
9 1 (2.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.27%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.82%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) Build Forge
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (13.64%) Administrator
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) HTML
2 13 (29.55%) J2EE
3 10 (22.73%) Middleware
4 9 (20.45%) JSON
4 9 (20.45%) REST
5 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 8 (18.18%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) Ajax
6 7 (15.91%) Spring
7 3 (6.82%) SAML
8 1 (2.27%) 802.1X
8 1 (2.27%) Java EE
8 1 (2.27%) Kafka
8 1 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (2.27%) Node.js
8 1 (2.27%) OAuth
8 1 (2.27%) SPNEGO
8 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Internet of Things
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (9.09%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) CentOS
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) DevOps
3 20 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 19 (43.18%) Open Source
5 16 (36.36%) Scrum
6 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.00%) Kanban
7 11 (25.00%) TDD
8 10 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 10 (22.73%) SOA
9 9 (20.45%) API Design
9 9 (20.45%) Coaching
9 9 (20.45%) Microservices
10 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
11 6 (13.64%) High Availability
11 6 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (13.64%) User Stories
12 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Perl
2 13 (29.55%) C
3 10 (22.73%) C++
3 10 (22.73%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) Python
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) AWK
8 1 (2.27%) Go
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) iptables
3 4 (9.09%) Postfix
3 4 (9.09%) Sendmail
3 4 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (45.45%) Puppet
2 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.09%) Cobbler
4 4 (9.09%) Nagios
4 4 (9.09%) OSSEC
5 2 (4.55%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.27%) Consul
6 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) WSO2
3 6 (13.64%) HP
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) EMC
5 4 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 4 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 4 (9.09%) Splunk
5 4 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.55%) Avaya
7 2 (4.55%) Cognos
7 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.55%) VMware
8 1 (2.27%) IronPort
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