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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 72 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing SSL 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.097% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 1.59% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £435 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.67% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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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
134 126 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.06% 13.68% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 76 97
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £249 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £435 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
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 20 August 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) SSH
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) nginx
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SSH
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperic
1 1 (8.33%) Cacti
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk