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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 80 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing SSL 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.67% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.36% 5.98% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
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£220 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.11 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-61.97% +28.57%
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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
163 117 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.85% 11.14% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 47
Average daily rate £315 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -59.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015, 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 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
3 16 (41.03%) HTTP
4 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 14 (35.90%) Firewall
5 13 (33.33%) Service Management
6 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) PHP
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco
6 11 (28.21%) DNS
6 11 (28.21%) CentOS
6 11 (28.21%) DevOps
7 10 (25.64%) UNIX
7 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
8 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
8 9 (23.08%) Windows
8 9 (23.08%) LDAP
8 9 (23.08%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) Apache
9 8 (20.51%) Smartcard
9 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
9 8 (20.51%) Workflow
10 7 (17.95%) VMware
10 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
10 7 (17.95%) Splunk
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.38%) Open Source
11 6 (15.38%) DHCP
11 6 (15.38%) C++

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Node.js
3 4 (10.26%) nginx
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.13%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.13%) Google App Engine
3 2 (5.13%) Route 53
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
2 16 (41.03%) HTTP
3 14 (35.90%) Firewall
4 11 (28.21%) DNS
5 9 (23.08%) LDAP
6 6 (15.38%) DHCP
6 6 (15.38%) Internet
7 4 (10.26%) IPsec
8 3 (7.69%) Network Security
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.13%) DMVPN
9 2 (5.13%) HSRP
9 2 (5.13%) LAN
9 2 (5.13%) WAN
9 2 (5.13%) FTP
9 2 (5.13%) MPLS
9 2 (5.13%) OSPF
9 2 (5.13%) BGP
9 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
9 2 (5.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.13%) Redis
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Firewall Support
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Customer Support
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) Regular Expression
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) Servlets
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Smartcard
2 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
3 6 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) RIA
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) CentOS
3 10 (25.64%) UNIX
4 9 (23.08%) Windows
5 8 (20.51%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 13 (33.33%) Service Management
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) DevOps
4 10 (25.64%) Incident Management
5 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 8 (20.51%) Workflow
7 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Network Design
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) PHP
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) C++
3 6 (15.38%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) VB
4 5 (12.82%) C
4 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.82%) Scala
5 2 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) VCAP
2 2 (5.13%) VCP5
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNP
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) CCDA
2 2 (5.13%) CCDP
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.13%) CCSA
2 2 (5.13%) CCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.69%) HIPAA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Splunk
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Remedy
4 3 (7.69%) Imperva
5 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Percona
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