The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 93 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -15
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 1.34% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 10.00% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 21
Average daily rate £550 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £16.72 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+154.18% -62.84%
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
186 150 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.60% 13.43% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 110 60
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
1 17 (94.44%) HTTP
1 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
2 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) J2EE
2 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 15 (83.33%) DevOps
4 14 (77.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (77.78%) Google App Engine
4 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (77.78%) Google
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 13 (72.22%) IIS
5 13 (72.22%) Servlets
5 13 (72.22%) Apache
5 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
5 13 (72.22%) Jetty
5 13 (72.22%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (72.22%) WebSphere
5 13 (72.22%) nginx
6 12 (66.67%) VMware
6 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (66.67%) DHCP
6 12 (66.67%) DNS
7 11 (61.11%) FTP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (72.22%) Apache
1 13 (72.22%) IIS
1 13 (72.22%) Jetty
1 13 (72.22%) nginx
1 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
1 13 (72.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) PowerExchange
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (77.78%) Google App Engine
1 14 (77.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (72.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) HTTP
1 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
3 11 (61.11%) FTP
3 11 (61.11%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) QlikView
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Log4j
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) WebOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
3 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Head of DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Digital
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Operations
5 1 (5.56%) Head of WebOps
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) J2EE
2 13 (72.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Web Operations
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Xen
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Cacti
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Google
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Axway
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Polycom
3 1 (5.56%) Proofpoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450pd
Posted: 6 days ago