The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 93 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing SSL 21 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.00% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.31% 2.29% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
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£347 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.82% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £266 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £368 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
SSL
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 306 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.29% 16.76% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 169 137
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 48
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £15.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Hampshire region.

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -4 5 £288 +10.57%
Basingstoke - 1 - - 3
Farnborough - - - -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (66.67%) Linux
2 29 (64.44%) HP
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
4 24 (53.33%) UNIX
5 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
6 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
7 21 (46.67%) Oracle
8 18 (40.00%) Windows XP
8 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (37.78%) Validation
10 16 (35.56%) .NET
10 16 (35.56%) Java
11 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
11 14 (31.11%) HTML
11 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
11 14 (31.11%) JSP
11 14 (31.11%) Windows 2000
11 14 (31.11%) HTTPS
11 14 (31.11%) Workflow
11 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (31.11%) HP Quality Center
12 13 (28.89%) Cisco
12 13 (28.89%) Apache
13 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
13 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
14 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
14 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
14 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS
14 11 (24.44%) Nessus

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
2 14 (31.11%) HTTPS
3 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
4 9 (20.00%) Firewall
5 8 (17.78%) VPN
6 7 (15.56%) SAN
6 7 (15.56%) SNMP
6 7 (15.56%) LAN
6 7 (15.56%) WAN
6 7 (15.56%) IPsec
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.89%) LDAP
9 3 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (6.67%) Network Security
10 2 (4.44%) SSH
10 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
10 2 (4.44%) Wireless
10 2 (4.44%) ATM
11 1 (2.22%) HTTP
11 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Maven
1 3 (6.67%) RSpec
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) JMeter
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Build Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Test Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Security Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Network Technician
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) HTML
2 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
2 14 (31.11%) JSP
3 8 (17.78%) Middleware
4 4 (8.89%) SAML
5 2 (4.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) JMS
6 1 (2.22%) WSDL
6 1 (2.22%) JSF
6 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Firmware
1 7 (15.56%) Device Driver
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
1 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) SecurID
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) UNIX
4 18 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (31.11%) Windows 2000
5 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.67%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Validation
2 14 (31.11%) Workflow
3 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
5 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
6 6 (13.33%) OWASP
6 6 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.11%) Information Security
8 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
4 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.89%) VBScript
5 4 (8.89%) Perl
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.11%) CCNA
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) CCNP
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.44%) CISSP
8 2 (4.44%) MCSE
9 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Nmap
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.89%) Shibboleth
5 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.67%) vCloud
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (24.44%) Nessus
3 8 (17.78%) SCCM
4 7 (15.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (8.89%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
6 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
6 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
6 3 (6.67%) SCOM
6 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) HP
2 21 (46.67%) Oracle
3 13 (28.89%) Cisco
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) Juniper
6 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
6 7 (15.56%) VMware
7 5 (11.11%) Nokia
7 5 (11.11%) Websense
8 4 (8.89%) McAfee
9 3 (6.67%) Avaya
9 3 (6.67%) IronPort
9 3 (6.67%) Tripwire
9 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
10 2 (4.44%) EMC
11 1 (2.22%) Adobe
11 1 (2.22%) F5