The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 54 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing SSL 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.64% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 3.90% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £288 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £450 £364
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +60.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 77 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.50% 8.76% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 58
Median daily rate £275 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SSL.

1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (39.13%) SNMP
3 8 (34.78%) HTTPS
3 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
3 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Information Security
4 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) J2EE
4 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) IBM
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 5 (21.74%) DataPower
6 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 4 (17.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (17.39%) JBoss
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) IIS
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (39.13%) SNMP
3 8 (34.78%) HTTPS
4 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
8 1 (4.35%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.35%) Firewall
8 1 (4.35%) IPsec
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) MPLS
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) TACACS
8 1 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
1 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Integration Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) WSDL
5 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (21.74%) DataPower
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) AIX
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Information Security
2 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) MCTS
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCSD
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Firmware
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Perfmon
2 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) VMware