The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 99 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing SSL 12 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 1.31% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 8.97% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 6
Median daily rate £425 £263 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 223 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.49% 14.59% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 141 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £10.20 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +4.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SSL.

1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) HTTP
4 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 12 (54.55%) Java
4 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) Google
6 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 10 (45.45%) J2EE
6 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (45.45%) Google App Engine
6 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 10 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (40.91%) Palo Alto
7 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
7 9 (40.91%) LAN
7 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 9 (40.91%) Firewall
8 8 (36.36%) DevOps
9 7 (31.82%) Open Source
9 7 (31.82%) Puppet
9 7 (31.82%) DHCP
10 6 (27.27%) FTP
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 6 (27.27%) IPsec
10 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
1 5 (22.73%) Jetty
1 5 (22.73%) nginx
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (45.45%) Google App Engine
1 10 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) HTTP
2 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 9 (40.91%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 9 (40.91%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) DHCP
5 6 (27.27%) FTP
5 6 (27.27%) IPsec
6 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) QlikView
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Digital Transformation
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior WebOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) J2EE
2 5 (22.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 5 (22.73%) Web Operations
7 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (9.09%) Network Design
9 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) Microservices
9 1 (4.55%) OO
9 1 (4.55%) OOP
9 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
9 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
3 4 (18.18%) vCloud
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (22.73%) Cacti
3 5 (22.73%) Nagios
4 4 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Google
3 9 (40.91%) Palo Alto
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) Splunk
6 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Polycom
7 1 (4.55%) Proofpoint