The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 59 48 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 1.99% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 8.98% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
SSL
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
157 167 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.36% 22.12% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 65 64
Median daily rate £375 £403 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +20.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 14
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.53 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.88% +7.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £14.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.25 £32.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £375 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £525 -
SSL
East of England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
2 1 (12.50%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 8583
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat