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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 94 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Contract jobs citing SSL 32 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.94% 1.94% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 9
Average daily rate £463 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £335 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £463 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £16.72 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+154.18% -62.84%
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
358 361 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.83% 14.30% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 178 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 51
Average hourly rate £21.69 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 19 £469 +10.29% 6
Cambridgeshire +16 9 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £425 - 3
Norfolk - 1 £413 - 3
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 37 (68.52%) HTTP
1 37 (68.52%) TCP/IP
2 24 (44.44%) Perl
2 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) Puppet
2 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
5 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (33.33%) Firewall
5 18 (33.33%) C
6 17 (31.48%) HTML
6 17 (31.48%) CSS
6 17 (31.48%) Ajax
7 16 (29.63%) Java
7 16 (29.63%) Middleware
7 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
7 16 (29.63%) REST
7 16 (29.63%) DevOps
8 15 (27.78%) JSON
9 14 (25.93%) Internet
9 14 (25.93%) Open Source
10 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
10 13 (24.07%) EIGRP
10 13 (24.07%) VPN
10 13 (24.07%) DNS
10 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
10 13 (24.07%) OSPF

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (9.26%) Apache
1 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Jetty
4 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.85%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (7.41%) Google App Engine
1 4 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (68.52%) HTTP
1 37 (68.52%) TCP/IP
2 18 (33.33%) Firewall
3 14 (25.93%) Internet
4 13 (24.07%) BGP
4 13 (24.07%) DNS
4 13 (24.07%) EIGRP
4 13 (24.07%) OSPF
4 13 (24.07%) VPN
5 12 (22.22%) MPLS
5 12 (22.22%) Network Security
6 10 (18.52%) 802.15
6 10 (18.52%) Bluetooth
6 10 (18.52%) FTP
6 10 (18.52%) IPsec
6 10 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (18.52%) X.509
6 10 (18.52%) ZigBee
7 8 (14.81%) LDAP
8 7 (12.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) Subversion
4 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Build Forge
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Design Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (9.26%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.56%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Ajax
1 17 (31.48%) CSS
1 17 (31.48%) HTML
2 16 (29.63%) Middleware
2 16 (29.63%) REST
3 15 (27.78%) JSON
4 10 (18.52%) 802.1X
4 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 9 (16.67%) J2EE
6 7 (12.96%) .NET
7 5 (9.26%) CSS3
7 5 (9.26%) HTML5
8 4 (7.41%) Django
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.56%) Play Framework
9 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (3.70%) JSP
10 2 (3.70%) JSTL
10 2 (3.70%) Servlets
10 2 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Internet of Things
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (22.22%) Unix
4 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
3 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 16 (29.63%) DevOps
4 14 (25.93%) Open Source
5 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.22%) Coaching
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (18.52%) Kanban
7 10 (18.52%) Scrum
7 10 (18.52%) SOA
7 10 (18.52%) TDD
7 10 (18.52%) User Stories
8 7 (12.96%) API Design
9 6 (11.11%) High Availability
10 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
10 5 (9.26%) Migration
10 5 (9.26%) Network Design
11 4 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Perl
2 18 (33.33%) C
3 16 (29.63%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
6 10 (18.52%) C++
6 10 (18.52%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.56%) Ruby
7 3 (5.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) CCNP
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) JNCIP
3 5 (9.26%) CCIE
3 5 (9.26%) CCSA
3 5 (9.26%) CCSE
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) JNCIA
3 5 (9.26%) JNCIE
3 5 (9.26%) JNCIS
4 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Puppet
2 22 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Cisco
1 8 (14.81%) Juniper
2 6 (11.11%) HP
3 5 (9.26%) Blue Coat
3 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
3 5 (9.26%) IronPort
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Tufin
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) WSO2
4 4 (7.41%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) F5
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) Siebel
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