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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 109 124 133
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing SSL 20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 2.44% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £249 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £349 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +54.45%
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
372 532 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.09% 19.28% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 272 205
Median daily rate £400 £315 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £189 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 64 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Norfolk +5 6 £600 +4.34%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £338 - 3
Suffolk - 4 - -
Hertfordshire +10 3 £270 -10.00% 1
Essex -9 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 32 (78.05%) HTTP
2 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
3 23 (56.10%) Java
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) Linux
5 20 (48.78%) Puppet
6 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) Ajax
8 17 (41.46%) Unix
9 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
9 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
11 13 (31.71%) Perl
11 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
12 12 (29.27%) REST
12 12 (29.27%) Scrum
13 11 (26.83%) JSON
13 11 (26.83%) Windows
13 11 (26.83%) CSS
13 11 (26.83%) LDAP
13 11 (26.83%) DevOps
14 10 (24.39%) Coaching
14 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
14 10 (24.39%) Open Source
14 10 (24.39%) X.509
14 10 (24.39%) Middleware
15 9 (21.95%) DNS

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 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.07%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) IIS
2 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Jetty
3 2 (4.88%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.32%) Google App Engine
1 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) HTTP
2 29 (70.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) LDAP
4 10 (24.39%) X.509
5 9 (21.95%) DNS
6 6 (14.63%) 802.15
6 6 (14.63%) Bluetooth
6 6 (14.63%) Firewall
6 6 (14.63%) Internet
6 6 (14.63%) SAN
6 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
7 4 (9.76%) DHCP
7 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
8 3 (7.32%) FTP
8 3 (7.32%) IPsec
9 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.95%) Subversion
4 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 5 (12.20%) Maven
5 4 (9.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.44%) Build Forge
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Access Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) Ajax
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) REST
3 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 11 (26.83%) JSON
4 10 (24.39%) Middleware
5 7 (17.07%) Spring
6 6 (14.63%) 802.1X
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.20%) CSS3
7 5 (12.20%) HTML5
7 5 (12.20%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) .NET
8 4 (9.76%) Django
8 4 (9.76%) Java EE
8 4 (9.76%) OAuth
8 4 (9.76%) SAML
8 4 (9.76%) SPNEGO
9 3 (7.32%) Play Framework
9 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Internet of Things
2 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Unix
3 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 7 (17.07%) Mac OS X
6 4 (9.76%) Solaris
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
3 14 (34.15%) Configuration Management
3 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
4 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 11 (26.83%) DevOps
6 10 (24.39%) Coaching
6 10 (24.39%) Open Source
7 9 (21.95%) High Availability
8 8 (19.51%) Kanban
8 8 (19.51%) SOA
8 8 (19.51%) TDD
8 8 (19.51%) User Stories
9 6 (14.63%) API Design
9 6 (14.63%) OO
10 5 (12.20%) Change Control
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) Perl
3 9 (21.95%) C
4 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.07%) Python
4 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
5 6 (14.63%) C++
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) SQL
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.44%) AWK
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) iptables
2 4 (9.76%) Postfix
2 4 (9.76%) Sendmail
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Xen
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Puppet
2 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.07%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.76%) Cobbler
4 4 (9.76%) Nagios
4 4 (9.76%) OSSEC
5 1 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) HP
1 6 (14.63%) IBM
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) EMC
3 4 (9.76%) ForgeRock
3 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.76%) ServiceNow
3 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) TippingPoint
4 3 (7.32%) Google
4 3 (7.32%) WSO2
5 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Lotus
6 1 (2.44%) Siebel
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