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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 59 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£303 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £125.00
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -72.20%
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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
95 74 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.03% 11.99% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 42
Average daily rate £340 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 5 (62.50%) Fiddler
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) RACF
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (62.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Fiddler
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
1 2 (25.00%) RACF
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP