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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / East of England
Rank 98 92 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing SSL 25 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.46% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 9.77% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 7
Median daily rate £480 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.72% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £403 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £579 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £29.61 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-68.60% +7.50%

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
400 348 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.41% 14.96% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 173 191
Median daily rate £345 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 52
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -9.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -6 13 £445 -6.31%
Hertfordshire - 9 £500 - 3
Suffolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +7 1 £500 +21.21%
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 47 (85.45%) TCP/IP
2 35 (63.64%) Linux
3 32 (58.18%) HTTP
4 30 (54.55%) Perl
4 30 (54.55%) DevOps
5 29 (52.73%) Software Engineering
6 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (45.45%) Apache
8 24 (43.64%) C
8 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
8 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
9 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (40.00%) Open Source
10 21 (38.18%) Puppet
10 21 (38.18%) Relational Database
10 21 (38.18%) J2EE
11 19 (34.55%) Python
11 19 (34.55%) Middleware
12 18 (32.73%) Scrum
13 17 (30.91%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (29.09%) JBoss
14 16 (29.09%) Oracle
15 15 (27.27%) Java
15 15 (27.27%) Firewall
15 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
15 15 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (25.45%) Coaching
16 14 (25.45%) Docker
16 14 (25.45%) Git (software)

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 25 (45.45%) Apache
2 16 (29.09%) JBoss
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 9 (16.36%) WebSphere
6 6 (10.91%) IIS
7 3 (5.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (5.45%) nginx
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
7 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.64%) Jetty
8 2 (3.64%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.64%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (85.45%) TCP/IP
2 32 (58.18%) HTTP
3 15 (27.27%) Firewall
4 11 (20.00%) Internet
5 10 (18.18%) DNS
5 10 (18.18%) LDAP
6 8 (14.55%) FTP
6 8 (14.55%) X.509
7 6 (10.91%) IPsec
8 4 (7.27%) LAN
8 4 (7.27%) Network Security
8 4 (7.27%) VPN
9 3 (5.45%) BGP
9 3 (5.45%) DHCP
9 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.45%) MPLS
9 3 (5.45%) OSPF
9 3 (5.45%) SMTP
9 3 (5.45%) VoIP
9 3 (5.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.45%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.82%) CMake
5 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Avionics
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Lead DevOps
2 10 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) C Developer
6 2 (3.64%) C Programmer
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Data Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded C Programmer
6 2 (3.64%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Programmer
6 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) J2EE
2 19 (34.55%) Middleware
3 12 (21.82%) HTML
4 9 (16.36%) JSON
4 9 (16.36%) REST
5 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.55%) CSS
6 6 (10.91%) LAMP
6 6 (10.91%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (9.09%) Ajax
7 5 (9.09%) Spring
8 3 (5.45%) .NET
9 2 (3.64%) SAML
9 2 (3.64%) Servlets
10 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
10 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.82%) Node.js
10 1 (1.82%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
1 8 (14.55%) Internet of Things
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) RIA
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) AIX
4 3 (5.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) DevOps
2 29 (52.73%) Software Engineering
3 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
5 22 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (40.00%) Open Source
6 18 (32.73%) Scrum
7 15 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 14 (25.45%) Coaching
8 14 (25.45%) Kanban
8 14 (25.45%) SOA
8 14 (25.45%) TDD
9 13 (23.64%) Microservices
10 11 (20.00%) API Design
11 10 (18.18%) Integration Testing
12 9 (16.36%) System Integration Testing
13 5 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (9.09%) High Availability
13 5 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Perl
2 24 (43.64%) C
3 19 (34.55%) Python
4 15 (27.27%) Java
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.36%) C++
7 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.91%) Ruby
8 6 (10.91%) SQL
9 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.82%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) Go
11 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) RHCE
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Docker
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) Puppet
2 17 (30.91%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.91%) Tivoli
4 4 (7.27%) Ansible
5 2 (3.64%) Salt
6 1 (1.82%) Consul
6 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle
2 13 (23.64%) WSO2
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) IBM
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Dell
6 2 (3.64%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
Hertfordshire
JM
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