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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 68 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 4.27% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +13.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +2.36%
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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
71 117 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.28% 14.29% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 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 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) CA
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
3 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) DataPower
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Fiddler
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Qualys

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Fiddler
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) DataPower
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Qualys
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft