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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 68 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 16 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.43% 1.09% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.56% 10.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £28.75 -
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -
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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
187 98 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.76% 10.64% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 53 40
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 October 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 15 (78.95%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) PHP
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
5 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
5 8 (42.11%) Internet
6 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Ruby
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
7 6 (31.58%) nginx
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Node.js
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) SSH
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) nginx
1 6 (31.58%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) Jetty
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (21.05%) Route 53
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
4 3 (15.79%) Google App Engine
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
1 15 (78.95%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 8 (42.11%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) SSH
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) FTP
5 3 (15.79%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) Redis
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) Couchbase
4 2 (10.53%) SimpleDB
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Support
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Development
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) Servlets
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Kanban
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Network Design
6 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) C++
1 10 (52.63%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) HIPAA
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Salt
2 3 (15.79%) HAProxy
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Imperva
3 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Percona
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