The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 96 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing SSL 17 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.29% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 1.62% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
Average daily rate
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£346 £315 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £298 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £322 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +58.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 309 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.05% 17.67% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 155 127
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
SSL
South East

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 30 July 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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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 - 4 £260 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (74.47%) Linux
2 32 (68.09%) Windows
3 29 (61.70%) UNIX
3 29 (61.70%) HP
4 28 (59.57%) Security Cleared
5 26 (55.32%) Oracle
6 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
7 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (48.94%) Windows XP
8 21 (44.68%) .NET
9 20 (42.55%) Validation
10 19 (40.43%) Workflow
10 19 (40.43%) Windows 2000
10 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
10 19 (40.43%) JSP
10 19 (40.43%) HTML
10 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
10 19 (40.43%) HTTPS
10 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
10 19 (40.43%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
12 16 (34.04%) Wireshark
12 16 (34.04%) Nmap
12 16 (34.04%) Software Testing
12 16 (34.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (34.04%) Nessus
12 16 (34.04%) Oracle EBS
13 15 (31.91%) Java
14 12 (25.53%) Apache

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
3 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
2 19 (40.43%) HTTPS
3 16 (34.04%) Wireshark
4 8 (17.02%) Firewall
5 6 (12.77%) VPN
5 6 (12.77%) WAN
5 6 (12.77%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) IPsec
6 5 (10.64%) SAN
7 4 (8.51%) LDAP
7 4 (8.51%) SNMP
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
9 2 (4.26%) DNS
9 2 (4.26%) ATM
9 2 (4.26%) Wireless
9 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.26%) SSH
10 1 (2.13%) TACACS
10 1 (2.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) RSpec
1 2 (4.26%) Maven
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.26%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Analyst
1 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Consultant
2 6 (12.77%) Tester
3 4 (8.51%) Build Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Test Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
5 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Network Technician
5 2 (4.26%) Security Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
2 19 (40.43%) JSP
2 19 (40.43%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) Middleware
4 4 (8.51%) SAML
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) WSDL
6 1 (2.13%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) SOAP
6 1 (2.13%) JMS
6 1 (2.13%) REST
6 1 (2.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Firmware
3 4 (8.51%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) SecurID
5 2 (4.26%) PKI
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Linux
2 32 (68.09%) Windows
3 29 (61.70%) UNIX
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (48.94%) Windows XP
5 19 (40.43%) Windows 2000
5 19 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Validation
2 19 (40.43%) Workflow
3 16 (34.04%) Software Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Test Strategy
4 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.28%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (12.77%) OWASP
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Identity Management
8 5 (10.64%) Information Security
8 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.38%) DevOps
10 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.91%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
6 3 (6.38%) C
6 3 (6.38%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) VBScript
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
3 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
4 16 (34.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (10.64%) CCNA
7 5 (10.64%) Degree
8 3 (6.38%) CCNP
9 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.26%) CISSP
10 1 (2.13%) MCSE
10 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Nmap
2 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Shibboleth
3 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.26%) vCloud
5 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (40.43%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (34.04%) Nessus
3 5 (10.64%) SCCM
4 4 (8.51%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (8.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.26%) Puppet
5 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) HP
2 26 (55.32%) Oracle
3 12 (25.53%) Cisco
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) Juniper
6 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.77%) VMware
7 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.51%) McAfee
9 3 (6.38%) Websense
9 3 (6.38%) Nokia
10 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
10 2 (4.26%) EMC
10 2 (4.26%) Tripwire
11 1 (2.13%) Adobe
11 1 (2.13%) Remedy
11 1 (2.13%) Avaya
11 1 (2.13%) F5
11 1 (2.13%) 3PAR