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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 99 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SSL 23 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.83% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 3.76% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
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£393 £346 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% +9.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £365 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +13.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +2.36%
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
407 452 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.13% 22.11% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 245 154
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £195 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 38
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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 4 £308 +18.26%
Basingstoke -7 3 £479 -
Havant - 2 - -
Andover - 1 £338 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (61.36%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) Firewall
3 23 (52.27%) IPsec
4 21 (47.73%) WAN
5 20 (45.45%) Linux
6 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
7 18 (40.91%) DNS
7 18 (40.91%) LAN
8 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) Juniper
8 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
10 14 (31.82%) OSPF
10 14 (31.82%) BGP
10 14 (31.82%) ITIL
11 13 (29.55%) VPN
11 13 (29.55%) Finance
12 12 (27.27%) HTTP
12 12 (27.27%) Ethernet
12 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
13 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
14 10 (22.73%) SNMP
14 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
14 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (22.73%) LDAP
14 10 (22.73%) Windows
14 10 (22.73%) 802.1X
14 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (20.45%) F5
15 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.36%) GlassFish
4 3 (6.82%) nginx
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) SaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) IPsec
3 21 (47.73%) WAN
4 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
5 18 (40.91%) DNS
5 18 (40.91%) LAN
6 14 (31.82%) OSPF
6 14 (31.82%) BGP
7 13 (29.55%) VPN
8 12 (27.27%) HTTP
8 12 (27.27%) Ethernet
9 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
10 10 (22.73%) LDAP
10 10 (22.73%) SNMP
11 9 (20.45%) ADSL
11 9 (20.45%) MPLS
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (18.18%) HSRP
12 8 (18.18%) DHCP
12 8 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) Gerrit
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Firewall Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) 802.1X
2 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 5 (11.36%) SAML
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) ServiceStack
4 2 (4.55%) JSF
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) JSP
5 1 (2.27%) SOAP
5 1 (2.27%) JMS
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (18.18%) PKI
4 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.55%) CESG
6 2 (4.55%) SecurID
7 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.27%) Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) UNIX
4 6 (13.64%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) AIX
6 3 (6.82%) Debian
6 3 (6.82%) Android
6 3 (6.82%) CentOS
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Identity Management
3 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.36%) Change Management
3 5 (11.36%) Information Security
3 5 (11.36%) Network Design
3 5 (11.36%) Open Source
3 5 (11.36%) SIEM
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 4 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps
4 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Java
1 6 (13.64%) Perl
1 6 (13.64%) Python
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
3 3 (6.82%) C
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.64%) CCNP
5 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (9.09%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 4 (9.09%) CCDE
7 3 (6.82%) GCIA
7 3 (6.82%) GCIH
7 3 (6.82%) CISSP
7 3 (6.82%) RHCE
8 2 (4.55%) CCSE
8 2 (4.55%) CCIE
9 1 (2.27%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.82%) COSO
2 3 (6.82%) COBIT
2 3 (6.82%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.36%) Shibboleth
2 3 (6.82%) SpamAssassin
2 3 (6.82%) qmail
2 3 (6.82%) Postfix
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
3 2 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) SELinux
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.27%) Nessus
4 1 (2.27%) Nmap
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) Juniper
3 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 9 (20.45%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) McAfee
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle
6 6 (13.64%) Nokia
7 5 (11.36%) HP
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 4 (9.09%) IronPort
9 3 (6.82%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.82%) BT
10 2 (4.55%) Websense
10 2 (4.55%) Sourcefire
10 2 (4.55%) Brocade
10 2 (4.55%) Citrix
10 2 (4.55%) Symantec
10 2 (4.55%) Foundry
11 1 (2.27%) Remedy