The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 49 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 1.55% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 12.07% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 15
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.87% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.91% 12.80% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 50
Median daily rate £330 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £15.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSL across the Gloucestershire region.

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 2 £400 -
Gloucester +1 1 £425 -5.55%
SSL
South West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) IMAP4
3 2 (40.00%) POP3
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) GroupWise
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IMAP4
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) POP3
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Novell