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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 273 252 269
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs citing SSL 166 184 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 6.04% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 101 93
Median daily rate £485 £428 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £563 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £51.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
3023 3045 2760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.94% 13.25% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2052 1970 1768
Median daily rate £433 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 91 81
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 18 £525 +17.97% 9
Westminster - 8 £525 -
Chessington - 6 - -
Croydon - 5 £470 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 169 (58.28%) Linux
2 122 (42.07%) HTTP
3 117 (40.34%) DNS
4 95 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (30.34%) Unix
6 87 (30.00%) ITIL
7 79 (27.24%) Java
8 77 (26.55%) TCP/IP
9 75 (25.86%) Python
10 74 (25.52%) Perl
10 74 (25.52%) Firewall
11 73 (25.17%) DevOps
12 72 (24.83%) Apache
13 64 (22.07%) Puppet
14 62 (21.38%) WebSphere
15 60 (20.69%) IBM
16 59 (20.34%) VMware
17 56 (19.31%) Middleware
17 56 (19.31%) Oracle
18 54 (18.62%) Configuration Management
19 53 (18.28%) Jenkins
20 52 (17.93%) VPN
21 51 (17.59%) Cisco
22 48 (16.55%) AIX
22 48 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
23 46 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
23 46 (15.86%) SQL
23 46 (15.86%) Shell Script
24 45 (15.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
25 43 (14.83%) Bash Shell

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 72 (24.83%) Apache
2 62 (21.38%) WebSphere
3 39 (13.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 29 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 20 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.17%) nginx
6 15 (5.17%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.83%) IIS
8 13 (4.48%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (2.41%) JBoss
11 6 (2.07%) Confluence
12 5 (1.72%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.38%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.38%) Skype for Business
13 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Process Server
14 3 (1.03%) Jetty
14 3 (1.03%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) HipChat
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.45%) RMDS
2 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.34%) Movex
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 48 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.79%) GitHub
4 11 (3.79%) IaaS
5 8 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.72%) PaaS
7 3 (1.03%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.03%) SaaS
8 2 (0.69%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 122 (42.07%) HTTP
2 117 (40.34%) DNS
3 77 (26.55%) TCP/IP
4 74 (25.52%) Firewall
5 52 (17.93%) VPN
6 34 (11.72%) Internet
7 32 (11.03%) IPsec
8 28 (9.66%) Network Security
9 25 (8.62%) DHCP
10 23 (7.93%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (7.24%) FTP
11 21 (7.24%) LDAP
12 20 (6.90%) SSH
12 20 (6.90%) WAN
13 17 (5.86%) LAN
14 15 (5.17%) BGP
14 15 (5.17%) Wireless
15 14 (4.83%) SAN
16 13 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 12 (4.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.45%) MongoDB
2 37 (12.76%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (12.07%) MySQL
4 33 (11.38%) Relational Database
5 27 (9.31%) Oracle Database
6 25 (8.62%) Redis
7 23 (7.93%) SQL Server
8 19 (6.55%) DB2
9 15 (5.17%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.79%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.34%) Big Data
13 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (18.28%) Jenkins
2 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.97%) Introscope
4 14 (4.83%) JIRA
4 14 (4.83%) Subversion
5 12 (4.14%) Travis CI
5 12 (4.14%) Vagrant
6 7 (2.41%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.72%) Maven
8 3 (1.03%) Hudson
9 2 (0.69%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.69%) Toad
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.34%) GitLab
10 1 (0.34%) MSI
10 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (13.10%) Finance
2 12 (4.14%) Retail
3 9 (3.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.41%) Legal
4 7 (2.41%) Local Government
4 7 (2.41%) Publishing
4 7 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.38%) Front Office
6 3 (1.03%) Law
7 2 (0.69%) French Language
7 2 (0.69%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) German Language
7 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.69%) Turkish Language
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (16.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (14.14%) Developer
3 38 (13.10%) Administrator
4 25 (8.62%) Analyst
4 25 (8.62%) Consultant
5 24 (8.28%) Network Engineer
6 16 (5.52%) WebSphere Administrator
7 11 (3.79%) AWS DevOps
7 11 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (3.10%) Middleware Developer
9 9 (3.10%) Security Engineer
9 9 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (2.76%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (2.76%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.41%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (2.41%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.31%) Middleware
2 41 (14.14%) Node.js
3 40 (13.79%) Web Services
4 24 (8.28%) REST
5 23 (7.93%) HTML
5 23 (7.93%) XML
6 22 (7.59%) .NET
7 21 (7.24%) LAMP
7 21 (7.24%) Sensu
8 20 (6.90%) CSS
9 18 (6.21%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (5.86%) SOAP
11 14 (4.83%) Ajax
12 13 (4.48%) SAML
13 12 (4.14%) LEMP Stack
14 11 (3.79%) HTML5
15 9 (3.10%) CSS3
15 9 (3.10%) LAPP Stack
16 8 (2.76%) libvirt
16 8 (2.76%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.34%) DataPower
2 20 (6.90%) PKI
3 16 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.76%) W3C
7 7 (2.41%) Clustering
8 6 (2.07%) iSeries
9 5 (1.72%) CESG
9 5 (1.72%) CMDB
9 5 (1.72%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.38%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.38%) Derivative
10 4 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 169 (58.28%) Linux
2 88 (30.34%) Unix
3 48 (16.55%) AIX
4 45 (15.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 41 (14.14%) Windows
6 23 (7.93%) Oracle Linux
6 23 (7.93%) SUSE
7 13 (4.48%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.10%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.76%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.07%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.07%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.07%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.72%) CentOS
11 5 (1.72%) CoreOS
11 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (30.00%) ITIL
3 73 (25.17%) DevOps
4 54 (18.62%) Configuration Management
5 42 (14.48%) Change Management
5 42 (14.48%) Open Source
6 39 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (13.45%) Load Balancing
7 34 (11.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 31 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (6.55%) Software Delivery
10 18 (6.21%) Information Security
10 18 (6.21%) OO
10 18 (6.21%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (5.17%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.17%) Project Management
11 15 (5.17%) Security Operations
12 13 (4.48%) ITIL V3
12 13 (4.48%) Service Management
12 13 (4.48%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.24%) Java
2 75 (25.86%) Python
3 74 (25.52%) Perl
4 46 (15.86%) Shell Script
4 46 (15.86%) SQL
5 43 (14.83%) Bash Shell
6 32 (11.03%) Ruby
7 29 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 25 (8.62%) PowerShell
9 18 (6.21%) Jython
10 17 (5.86%) Go
11 15 (5.17%) C++
12 11 (3.79%) C#
12 11 (3.79%) PHP
13 10 (3.45%) Korn
13 10 (3.45%) VB
14 9 (3.10%) Scala
15 5 (1.72%) C
15 5 (1.72%) RPG IV
16 4 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.76%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.72%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.21%) Degree
4 15 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.17%) CISSP
5 11 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.45%) CCNP
6 10 (3.45%) CISA
6 10 (3.45%) CISM
7 7 (2.41%) CCNA
8 6 (2.07%) CCIE
9 5 (1.72%) CCSE
10 3 (1.03%) CCSA
10 3 (1.03%) CISMP
10 3 (1.03%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.69%) CEH
11 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.69%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.69%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.38%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) FIPS 140-2
4 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.34%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
System Software
1 43 (14.83%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.31%) Docker
3 25 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (3.79%) Xen
6 9 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.76%) KVM
7 8 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.41%) ProxySG
8 7 (2.41%) vSphere
9 6 (2.07%) etcd
9 6 (2.07%) flannel
9 6 (2.07%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.72%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.03%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.69%) Firmware
13 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 64 (22.07%) Puppet
2 46 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (11.72%) Ansible
4 14 (4.83%) Grafana
4 14 (4.83%) Salt
5 13 (4.48%) logstash
6 12 (4.14%) Graphite
6 12 (4.14%) Kibana
7 10 (3.45%) Uchiwa
8 9 (3.10%) Ganglia
8 9 (3.10%) StatsD
9 8 (2.76%) SCCM
10 6 (2.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 6 (2.07%) Kubernetes
10 6 (2.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 4 (1.38%) Consul
11 4 (1.38%) Marathon
11 4 (1.38%) Mesos
11 4 (1.38%) Rancher
11 4 (1.38%) yum
Vendors
1 60 (20.69%) IBM
2 59 (20.34%) VMware
3 56 (19.31%) Oracle
4 51 (17.59%) Cisco
5 38 (13.10%) Microsoft
6 28 (9.66%) CheckPoint
7 22 (7.59%) ATG
7 22 (7.59%) F5
8 20 (6.90%) Citrix
8 20 (6.90%) webMethods
9 17 (5.86%) Software AG
10 14 (4.83%) AppDynamics
11 11 (3.79%) Cyber-Ark
11 11 (3.79%) Palo Alto
12 10 (3.45%) Juniper
13 9 (3.10%) Blue Coat
13 9 (3.10%) EMC
13 9 (3.10%) Sitecore
14 8 (2.76%) Adobe
14 8 (2.76%) Reuters
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Initial Contract to 31st December 2016
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago