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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 69 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 6.67% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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
109 30 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.59% 4.35% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 14 26
Average daily rate £288 £313 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% +10.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £154 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 2014, 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%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) X.509
4 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) ForgeRock
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 3 (33.33%) X.509
3 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (11.11%) Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (11.11%) Administrator
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) DataPower
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) ForgeRock
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) F5