The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 142 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% - 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £288 £301
% change year-on-year
+36.52% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £40.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £43.41
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.37%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
389 417 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.08% 18.08% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 144 170
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 68 73
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
SSL
England

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
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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £400 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) VPN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Puppet
5 7 (38.89%) IPsec
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (33.33%) Network Design
6 6 (33.33%) Network Security
7 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) XenServer
7 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) CCNA
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Continuum
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Subversion
9 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (16.67%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) VPN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) IPsec
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) X.509
7 2 (11.11%) LDAP
7 2 (11.11%) HTTP
7 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
7 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.56%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Continuum
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Server Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) JAAS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) Symfony
2 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) FreeBSD
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Memory Management
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) OpenSSO
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (11.11%) Zeacom
6 2 (11.11%) Coverity
6 2 (11.11%) ForgeRock
7 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) TippingPoint
7 1 (5.56%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
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