The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 79 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing SSL 20 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 0.28% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 3.05% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 11
Median daily rate £365 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 131 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.43% 9.05% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 92
Median daily rate £355 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 8
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SSL.

1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) IIS
6 6 (23.08%) VBScript
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Internet
6 6 (23.08%) Cryptography
6 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) SSH
7 5 (19.23%) Maven
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) JDBC
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) AIX
8 4 (15.38%) Tomcat

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.54%) JBoss
5 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (7.69%) Confluence
5 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) DNS
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) SSH
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
5 3 (11.54%) LDAP
6 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) ClearCase
2 3 (11.54%) git-flow
2 3 (11.54%) GitLab
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) ClearQuest
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Gradle
3 2 (7.69%) Grunt
3 2 (7.69%) gulp
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Server Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) JDBC
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) JAXB
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) Spring Security
2 3 (11.54%) XSD
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) Java EE
3 2 (7.69%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) SAML
3 2 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Cryptography
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) SUSE
6 2 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (11.54%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) IISP
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
1 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) CA Wily
2 2 (7.69%) logstash
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) rkt
2 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock
5 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Google
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Splunk
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) CA