The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 258 245 311
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +66
Contract jobs citing SSL 161 179 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.79% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 5.93% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 104 72
Median daily rate £450 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +54.45%
SSL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2886 3018 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 13.34% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 1983 1881
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 94 83
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSL across the London region.

SSL Daily Rate Trend in London

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in London

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the London region.

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in London

SSL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 17 £425 -5.55% 6
Croydon - 4 £250 -
Chessington - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 £490 - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Paddington - 1 - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region with a requirement for SSL.

1 155 (57.62%) Linux
2 124 (46.10%) HTTP
3 106 (39.41%) DNS
4 96 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (34.94%) Unix
6 85 (31.60%) TCP/IP
7 82 (30.48%) Python
8 81 (30.11%) ITIL
9 76 (28.25%) Perl
10 72 (26.77%) Firewall
11 69 (25.65%) Java
12 65 (24.16%) DevOps
13 64 (23.79%) Puppet
14 61 (22.68%) Apache
15 60 (22.30%) Configuration Management
16 59 (21.93%) Middleware
17 58 (21.56%) VMware
17 58 (21.56%) IBM
18 57 (21.19%) Web Services
18 57 (21.19%) WebSphere
19 54 (20.07%) Oracle
19 54 (20.07%) Jenkins
20 52 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (19.33%) Open Source
21 50 (18.59%) Bash Shell
22 49 (18.22%) Shell Script
23 48 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
24 47 (17.47%) AIX
24 47 (17.47%) VPN
25 45 (16.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 61 (22.68%) Apache
2 57 (21.19%) WebSphere
3 39 (14.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 35 (13.01%) Node.js
5 30 (11.15%) IBM HTTP Server
6 20 (7.43%) Tomcat
7 16 (5.95%) WebLogic
8 12 (4.46%) nginx
9 9 (3.35%) MS Exchange
10 8 (2.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (2.97%) JBoss
11 7 (2.60%) Confluence
11 7 (2.60%) IIS
12 4 (1.49%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.12%) CMS
13 3 (1.12%) iPlanet
13 3 (1.12%) Jetty
13 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (1.86%) HipChat
2 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) RMDS
2 1 (0.37%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.18%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.60%) IaaS
6 3 (1.12%) GitHub
6 3 (1.12%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.12%) PaaS
6 3 (1.12%) SaaS
7 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.74%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 124 (46.10%) HTTP
2 106 (39.41%) DNS
3 85 (31.60%) TCP/IP
4 72 (26.77%) Firewall
5 47 (17.47%) VPN
6 35 (13.01%) Internet
7 28 (10.41%) IPsec
8 22 (8.18%) FTP
9 21 (7.81%) DHCP
10 19 (7.06%) Intrusion Detection
10 19 (7.06%) LAN
10 19 (7.06%) Network Security
10 19 (7.06%) SSH
11 18 (6.69%) WAN
12 17 (6.32%) LDAP
13 15 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (5.58%) SMTP
14 14 (5.20%) SAN
15 13 (4.83%) BGP
16 12 (4.46%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.24%) Relational Database
2 39 (14.50%) MongoDB
3 36 (13.38%) MySQL
4 33 (12.27%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (7.81%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.81%) Redis
6 16 (5.95%) RDBMS
7 14 (5.20%) DB2
7 14 (5.20%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.72%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.74%) QlikView
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.37%) Big Data
11 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (20.07%) Jenkins
2 40 (14.87%) Git (software)
3 27 (10.04%) Introscope
4 19 (7.06%) Subversion
5 17 (6.32%) JIRA
6 13 (4.83%) Travis CI
7 9 (3.35%) Maven
8 7 (2.60%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.23%) Hudson
10 4 (1.49%) Gradle
10 4 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.12%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.74%) Ant
12 2 (0.74%) Toad
12 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.37%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.37%) GitLab
13 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 34 (12.64%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Retail
3 10 (3.72%) Banking
4 7 (2.60%) Local Government
4 7 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.49%) Front Office
6 3 (1.12%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Games
7 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (18.96%) Developer
2 39 (14.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.38%) Administrator
4 26 (9.67%) Analyst
5 24 (8.92%) Consultant
6 20 (7.43%) Network Engineer
7 14 (5.20%) WebSphere Administrator
8 10 (3.72%) Support Analyst
8 10 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (3.35%) Middleware Developer
9 9 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (2.97%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.60%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (2.60%) Service Analyst
12 6 (2.23%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 6 (2.23%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.93%) Middleware
2 57 (21.19%) Web Services
3 28 (10.41%) REST
4 27 (10.04%) HTML
5 26 (9.67%) XML
6 24 (8.92%) CSS
7 23 (8.55%) Sensu
8 22 (8.18%) .NET
9 20 (7.43%) Ajax
10 19 (7.06%) SOAP
11 18 (6.69%) LAMP
12 17 (6.32%) WebSphere MQ
13 12 (4.46%) JSON
14 10 (3.72%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.72%) HTML5
15 9 (3.35%) J2EE
15 9 (3.35%) JMS
15 9 (3.35%) LEMP Stack
15 9 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
16 8 (2.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.52%) DataPower
2 20 (7.43%) PKI
3 12 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.35%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.97%) W3C
7 7 (2.60%) Clustering
8 6 (2.23%) CMDB
8 6 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.23%) Internet of Things
8 6 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.86%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.86%) Derivative
9 5 (1.86%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.86%) iSeries
10 4 (1.49%) CESG
10 4 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 155 (57.62%) Linux
2 94 (34.94%) Unix
3 47 (17.47%) AIX
4 45 (16.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 40 (14.87%) Windows
6 23 (8.55%) Oracle Linux
6 23 (8.55%) SUSE
7 15 (5.58%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.97%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.23%) CentOS
11 5 (1.86%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.86%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.49%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.12%) Solaris
14 2 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.11%) ITIL
3 65 (24.16%) DevOps
4 60 (22.30%) Configuration Management
5 52 (19.33%) Open Source
6 48 (17.84%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (15.24%) Load Balancing
8 36 (13.38%) Change Management
9 32 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (11.52%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (9.67%) OO
12 23 (8.55%) Penetration Testing
12 23 (8.55%) Web Operations
13 21 (7.81%) Software Delivery
14 17 (6.32%) Project Management
15 14 (5.20%) Service Management
16 12 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (4.46%) ITSM
16 12 (4.46%) Scrum
16 12 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.48%) Python
2 76 (28.25%) Perl
3 69 (25.65%) Java
4 50 (18.59%) Bash Shell
5 49 (18.22%) Shell Script
6 37 (13.75%) Ruby
7 36 (13.38%) SQL
8 33 (12.27%) JavaScript
9 26 (9.67%) C++
10 25 (9.29%) PowerShell
11 19 (7.06%) Jython
12 16 (5.95%) PHP
13 14 (5.20%) Go
14 12 (4.46%) C#
15 11 (4.09%) Korn
16 10 (3.72%) C
17 7 (2.60%) VBScript
18 5 (1.86%) RPG IV
19 4 (1.49%) Scala
19 4 (1.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 32 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.20%) Degree
4 11 (4.09%) CCNP
5 9 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.60%) CISSP
7 6 (2.23%) CCNA
8 4 (1.49%) CCIE
8 4 (1.49%) CCSE
9 3 (1.12%) CISMP
9 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.12%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.74%) CCSA
10 2 (0.74%) CEH
10 2 (0.74%) CISA
10 2 (0.74%) CISM
10 2 (0.74%) JNCIE
10 2 (0.74%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.37%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.12%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (1.12%) QA
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.43%) Docker
4 11 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (2.97%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.60%) vSphere
6 7 (2.60%) Xen
7 5 (1.86%) Sendmail
8 4 (1.49%) BitLocker
8 4 (1.49%) Firmware
8 4 (1.49%) KVM
8 4 (1.49%) XenApp
8 4 (1.49%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.74%) etcd
9 2 (0.74%) flannel
9 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.74%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.37%) Snort
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (23.79%) Puppet
2 44 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (14.50%) Ansible
4 18 (6.69%) Salt
5 16 (5.95%) Grafana
6 15 (5.58%) logstash
7 14 (5.20%) Kibana
7 14 (5.20%) Uchiwa
8 12 (4.46%) SCCM
9 8 (2.97%) Graphite
10 5 (1.86%) Ganglia
10 5 (1.86%) StatsD
11 4 (1.49%) Control-M
11 4 (1.49%) Nagios
11 4 (1.49%) yum
11 4 (1.49%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.12%) BladeLogic
12 3 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
12 3 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 58 (21.56%) IBM
1 58 (21.56%) VMware
2 54 (20.07%) Oracle
3 41 (15.24%) Cisco
4 28 (10.41%) Microsoft
5 22 (8.18%) ATG
6 21 (7.81%) F5
7 20 (7.43%) webMethods
8 18 (6.69%) Citrix
9 17 (6.32%) Software AG
10 16 (5.95%) CheckPoint
11 14 (5.20%) AppDynamics
12 10 (3.72%) Juniper
13 9 (3.35%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.35%) Rackspace
13 9 (3.35%) Sitecore
14 8 (2.97%) Adobe
14 8 (2.97%) Bloomberg
14 8 (2.97%) Reuters
15 7 (2.60%) EMC
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