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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 85 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.58% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 4.73% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 16
Median daily rate £425 £550 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +129.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £42.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-68.23% +148.39%

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
143 169 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.08% 12.27% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 117 105
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -38.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Sophos
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Extranet
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Law
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Extranet
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Intranet
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sophos
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5