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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 55 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing SSL 13 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.02% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.26% 7.35% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +54.45%
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
106 68 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.49% 7.65% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 47
Median daily rate £335 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £155 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) SNMP
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) HTTP
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) MCTS
7 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Firmware
7 3 (16.67%) MCP
7 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
7 3 (16.67%) IBM

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 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) SNMP
3 6 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) WSDL
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) DataPower
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Information Security
1 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Service Design
3 1 (5.56%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) MCP
3 3 (16.67%) MCTS
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) MCSD
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Perfmon
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Altiris
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware