The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 67 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 4.95% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +29.03%
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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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 101 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.59% 13.07% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 58 29
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £245 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) DataPower
4 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (11.11%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (11.11%) Nmap
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle