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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 98 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing SSL 24 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.18% 1.23% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.73% 5.90% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 1
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£355 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +2.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £125.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -65.20%
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
419 356 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.60% 20.90% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 176 130
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £21.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 4 £440 -
Basingstoke -2 3 £550 +29.41%
Havant -9 1 - -
Farnborough - - - -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
3 21 (42.00%) Windows
4 18 (36.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) HP
6 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.00%) Firewall
6 14 (28.00%) DV Cleared
7 13 (26.00%) PKI
7 13 (26.00%) Java
7 13 (26.00%) Linux
8 12 (24.00%) UML
8 12 (24.00%) ITIL
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (22.00%) Scrum
9 11 (22.00%) .NET
9 11 (22.00%) Oracle
9 11 (22.00%) HTTP
9 11 (22.00%) HTTPS
9 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (20.00%) IIS
10 10 (20.00%) XML
11 9 (18.00%) HTML
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco
11 9 (18.00%) DNS
11 9 (18.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (16.00%) VMware
12 8 (16.00%) Validation
12 8 (16.00%) IBM

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (20.00%) IIS
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.00%) Firewall
3 11 (22.00%) HTTP
3 11 (22.00%) HTTPS
4 9 (18.00%) DNS
5 8 (16.00%) Network Security
5 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (14.00%) SMTP
6 7 (14.00%) FTP
6 7 (14.00%) SNMP
7 5 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 5 (10.00%) LDAP
7 5 (10.00%) LAN
7 5 (10.00%) WAN
7 5 (10.00%) DHCP
7 5 (10.00%) DSL
7 5 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (8.00%) X.400
8 4 (8.00%) X.500
8 4 (8.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) RSpec
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) JMeter
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Military
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Security Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) XML
3 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) REST
4 7 (14.00%) JMS
4 7 (14.00%) WSDL
4 7 (14.00%) SOAP
4 7 (14.00%) Middleware
5 6 (12.00%) Web Services
5 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.00%) JSP
6 5 (10.00%) Ajax
6 5 (10.00%) JSON
6 5 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (2.00%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) PKI
2 6 (12.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 2 (4.00%) CESG
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.00%) CentOS
4 7 (14.00%) UNIX
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Android
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) UML
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) Validation
3 8 (16.00%) DevOps
3 8 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (14.00%) SysML
5 6 (12.00%) Workflow
5 6 (12.00%) OOP
5 6 (12.00%) SOA
5 6 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Requirements Management
5 6 (12.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) Test Management
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) Boundary Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) Ruby
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 2 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (28.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) Degree
4 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (12.00%) CCNA
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (6.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) GCIA
7 1 (2.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.00%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) Firmware
2 6 (12.00%) Nmap
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 2 (4.00%) vCloud
5 2 (4.00%) Snort
6 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (12.00%) Nessus
4 4 (8.00%) Nagios
5 3 (6.00%) OpenView
6 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.00%) WSUS
6 2 (4.00%) SCOM
7 1 (2.00%) Ansible
7 1 (2.00%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (32.00%) HP
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.00%) IBM
5 6 (12.00%) Software AG
6 5 (10.00%) F5
6 5 (10.00%) NetApp
6 5 (10.00%) Juniper
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.00%) Websense
7 3 (6.00%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (4.00%) Nokia
8 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.00%) Avaya
8 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) 3PAR