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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 84 98 62
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.43% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 3.37% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 24
Median daily rate - £533 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-61.85% -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
168 208 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.81% 12.82% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 141 146
Median daily rate £425 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -16.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 11 December 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 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
5 5 (35.71%) Intranet
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) Extranet
5 5 (35.71%) Firmware
5 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
5 5 (35.71%) BIG-IP
5 5 (35.71%) F5
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) SSH
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto

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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) BIG-IP
4 5 (35.71%) Extranet
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) Intranet
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) SSH
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) FWSM
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 2 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) Akamai
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds