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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / London
Rank 239 307 243
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -64
Contract jobs citing SSL 165 110 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.51% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.75% 4.05% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 89 106
Median daily rate £475 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £408 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +10.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2444 2719 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.79% 12.68% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1778 1856
Median daily rate £440 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 62 89
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +21 27 £429 +10.70% 10
Croydon +7 7 £413 +34.69%
Westminster - 2 £500 -
West End - 2 £475 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for SSL.

1 196 (59.57%) Linux
2 150 (45.59%) HTTP
3 121 (36.78%) TCP/IP
4 109 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (31.91%) Firewall
6 104 (31.61%) DNS
7 103 (31.31%) Java
8 89 (27.05%) DevOps
9 87 (26.44%) Configuration Management
10 79 (24.01%) Python
10 79 (24.01%) Unix
11 77 (23.40%) Puppet
12 75 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
13 73 (22.19%) Open Source
14 72 (21.88%) Jenkins
15 69 (20.97%) Git (software)
16 66 (20.06%) Cisco
17 64 (19.45%) VPN
17 64 (19.45%) PostgreSQL
18 58 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
19 56 (17.02%) Ansible
20 55 (16.72%) Web Services
21 54 (16.41%) Windows
22 53 (16.11%) Apache
23 52 (15.81%) VMware
23 52 (15.81%) Finance
24 51 (15.50%) Microsoft
25 50 (15.20%) Load Balancing
25 50 (15.20%) MongoDB
26 47 (14.29%) WebSphere

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 53 (16.11%) Apache
2 47 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 33 (10.03%) nginx
4 23 (6.99%) IIS
5 21 (6.38%) Tomcat
6 17 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (4.56%) Confluence
8 14 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (3.04%) CMS
10 7 (2.13%) MQSI
10 7 (2.13%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.13%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.52%) JBoss
11 5 (1.52%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.61%) HipChat
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.56%) GitHub
4 13 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.43%) SaaS
6 8 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (1.82%) PaaS
8 5 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.22%) IaaS
10 3 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.91%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.91%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.91%) Route 53
11 2 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.30%) Akamai
12 1 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 150 (45.59%) HTTP
2 121 (36.78%) TCP/IP
3 105 (31.91%) Firewall
4 104 (31.61%) DNS
5 64 (19.45%) VPN
6 36 (10.94%) Internet
7 34 (10.33%) IPsec
8 31 (9.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 28 (8.51%) WAN
10 26 (7.90%) DHCP
10 26 (7.90%) LDAP
11 25 (7.60%) BGP
12 24 (7.29%) LAN
12 24 (7.29%) OSPF
13 23 (6.99%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (6.69%) HTTPS
15 20 (6.08%) SSH
16 19 (5.78%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (5.47%) FTP
17 18 (5.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.45%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (15.20%) MongoDB
3 35 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 34 (10.33%) SQL Server
5 33 (10.03%) MySQL
6 28 (8.51%) Redis
7 26 (7.90%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.43%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.52%) Big Data
11 5 (1.52%) DB2
12 4 (1.22%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.91%) HBase
13 3 (0.91%) Impala
13 3 (0.91%) SQLite
14 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 72 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 69 (20.97%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.21%) Vagrant
4 20 (6.08%) JIRA
5 19 (5.78%) Subversion
6 17 (5.17%) Maven
7 12 (3.65%) Bower
7 12 (3.65%) Grunt
7 12 (3.65%) gulp
7 12 (3.65%) Selenium
7 12 (3.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (3.65%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.34%) Jasmine
8 11 (3.34%) JSHint
8 11 (3.34%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (3.34%) Protractor
8 11 (3.34%) QUnit
8 11 (3.34%) webpack
9 8 (2.43%) ClearCase
10 7 (2.13%) XMLSpy
General
1 52 (15.81%) Finance
2 25 (7.60%) Banking
3 16 (4.86%) Retail
4 11 (3.34%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.82%) Games
6 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.22%) Back Office
8 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Legal
9 2 (0.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (19.15%) Developer
2 61 (18.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (8.21%) Linux Engineer
4 26 (7.90%) Network Engineer
5 22 (6.69%) Architect
6 20 (6.08%) Analyst
6 20 (6.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 18 (5.47%) AWS DevOps
7 18 (5.47%) Consultant
7 18 (5.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 17 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (4.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.26%) Administrator
11 14 (4.26%) Software Engineer
12 13 (3.95%) Azure Engineer
12 13 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
12 13 (3.95%) Support Engineer
12 13 (3.95%) Windows Engineer
13 11 (3.34%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.72%) Web Services
2 42 (12.77%) REST
3 33 (10.03%) SOAP
3 33 (10.03%) XML
4 32 (9.73%) Middleware
5 31 (9.42%) HTML
6 30 (9.12%) JSON
6 30 (9.12%) Node.js
7 28 (8.51%) CSS
8 22 (6.69%) .NET
9 21 (6.38%) Ajax
10 19 (5.78%) IBM Integration Bus
11 17 (5.17%) AngularJS
11 17 (5.17%) XSLT
12 16 (4.86%) HTML5
13 15 (4.56%) Elastic Stack
13 15 (4.56%) WSDL
14 14 (4.26%) SAML
14 14 (4.26%) XSD
15 13 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.99%) Clustering
2 22 (6.69%) Data Centre
3 21 (6.38%) DataPower
4 17 (5.17%) PKI
5 16 (4.86%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.34%) Graphic Design
8 9 (2.74%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.74%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.43%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.43%) Replication
10 7 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.52%) Fintech
12 5 (1.52%) User Experience
13 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
13 4 (1.22%) Wiki
14 3 (0.91%) Taxonomies
14 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 196 (59.57%) Linux
2 79 (24.01%) Unix
3 54 (16.41%) Windows
4 32 (9.73%) AIX
5 26 (7.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 18 (5.47%) Windows Server
7 17 (5.17%) Oracle Linux
8 16 (4.86%) SUSE
9 14 (4.26%) Ubuntu
9 14 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (3.04%) CentOS
12 9 (2.74%) Windows 7
13 8 (2.43%) Windows 10
14 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (1.52%) Solaris
16 4 (1.22%) CoreOS
16 4 (1.22%) RancherOS
17 3 (0.91%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (27.05%) DevOps
3 87 (26.44%) Configuration Management
4 73 (22.19%) Open Source
5 58 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (15.20%) Load Balancing
7 31 (9.42%) ITIL
8 29 (8.81%) High Availability
9 28 (8.51%) SDLC
10 27 (8.21%) Penetration Testing
11 26 (7.90%) Scrum
12 24 (7.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (6.99%) Service Management
13 23 (6.99%) Software Delivery
14 20 (6.08%) MVC
14 20 (6.08%) SOA
14 20 (6.08%) Software Engineering
15 19 (5.78%) Information Security
16 17 (5.17%) Change Management
16 17 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (31.31%) Java
2 79 (24.01%) Python
3 46 (13.98%) Ruby
4 42 (12.77%) Bash Shell
5 40 (12.16%) Perl
6 38 (11.55%) Shell Script
7 37 (11.25%) JavaScript
8 33 (10.03%) SQL
9 30 (9.12%) C
10 27 (8.21%) PowerShell
11 20 (6.08%) PHP
12 16 (4.86%) Go
12 16 (4.86%) Korn
13 15 (4.56%) C++
14 14 (4.26%) C#
15 8 (2.43%) Jython
16 7 (2.13%) XPath
17 5 (1.52%) VB
18 4 (1.22%) Scala
19 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (12.46%) Security Cleared
2 37 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.60%) Degree
4 19 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.95%) CCNP
6 10 (3.04%) CCIE
6 10 (3.04%) CISSP
7 7 (2.13%) CCNA
8 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.52%) MCITP
9 5 (1.52%) MCSE
10 4 (1.22%) CISM
10 4 (1.22%) MCP
11 3 (0.91%) CCSE
11 3 (0.91%) CISA
11 3 (0.91%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.91%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.61%) CCSA
12 2 (0.61%) CCSP
12 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.95%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.61%) SEPA
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (11.55%) Active Directory
2 29 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.08%) vCloud
4 19 (5.78%) Docker
5 15 (4.56%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.74%) NFS
8 8 (2.43%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.13%) vSphere
10 6 (1.82%) XenApp
10 6 (1.82%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.52%) Firmware
11 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
11 5 (1.52%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.22%) etcd
12 4 (1.22%) flannel
12 4 (1.22%) HDFS
12 4 (1.22%) Xen
13 3 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.91%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 77 (23.40%) Puppet
2 56 (17.02%) Ansible
3 24 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (4.86%) Kibana
5 14 (4.26%) Graphite
5 14 (4.26%) logstash
6 13 (3.95%) Nagios
6 13 (3.95%) Salt
6 13 (3.95%) ZABBIX
7 11 (3.34%) Grafana
8 10 (3.04%) Kubernetes
9 8 (2.43%) FortiGate
9 8 (2.43%) Forum Sentry
10 7 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (1.82%) Mesos
12 4 (1.22%) Consul
12 4 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.22%) Marathon
12 4 (1.22%) Rancher
12 4 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (20.06%) Cisco
2 52 (15.81%) VMware
3 51 (15.50%) Microsoft
4 46 (13.98%) Oracle
5 41 (12.46%) IBM
6 27 (8.21%) CheckPoint
6 27 (8.21%) Juniper
7 19 (5.78%) Palo Alto
8 17 (5.17%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.86%) HP
10 10 (3.04%) Atlassian
10 10 (3.04%) Citrix
10 10 (3.04%) F5
10 10 (3.04%) Fortinet
11 9 (2.74%) Rackspace
11 9 (2.74%) Zend
12 8 (2.43%) ServiceNow
12 8 (2.43%) Splunk
13 7 (2.13%) AlienVault
13 7 (2.13%) Software AG
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