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 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 94 97 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing SSL 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.59% 4.91% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.03%
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
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
179 224 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.26% 13.73% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 154 71
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.72 £17.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -84.78%
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 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
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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SSL.

1 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) HTTP
5 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
6 8 (36.36%) IPsec
7 7 (31.82%) Internet
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
8 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) FTP
8 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
8 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
9 5 (22.73%) Mongrel
9 5 (22.73%) Travis CI
9 5 (22.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (22.73%) Web Operations
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (22.73%) Jetty
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2

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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Jetty
2 5 (22.73%) Mongrel
2 5 (22.73%) nginx
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (22.73%) Google App Engine
1 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (40.91%) HTTP
5 8 (36.36%) IPsec
6 7 (31.82%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) DHCP
7 6 (27.27%) FTP
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
9 3 (13.64%) Extranet
9 3 (13.64%) Intranet
9 3 (13.64%) SSH
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (9.09%) FWSM
10 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 5 (22.73%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Support
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Web Operations
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Microservices
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) vCloud
2 5 (22.73%) Xen
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
4 5 (22.73%) Google
5 3 (13.64%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
7 1 (4.55%) Akamai
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds