The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 88 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing SSL 17 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.92% 0.86% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.09% 7.27% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% +7.00%
SSL
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
279 220 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.05% 11.89% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 119 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 19
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SSL.

1 24 (61.54%) Cisco
2 23 (58.97%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
5 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (35.90%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (35.90%) Clearswift
6 14 (35.90%) PKI
6 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (33.33%) SmoothWall
7 13 (33.33%) Network Security
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (30.77%) WAN
9 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
10 10 (25.64%) ITIL V3
10 10 (25.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (23.08%) Migration
11 9 (23.08%) Application Rationalisation
12 8 (20.51%) SIEM
12 8 (20.51%) Kaspersky
12 8 (20.51%) CISMP
12 8 (20.51%) QA
12 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
12 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (17.95%) CISSP
13 7 (17.95%) CCNP
13 7 (17.95%) CCENT
13 7 (17.95%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
13 7 (17.95%) Threat Management

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (33.33%) Network Security
4 12 (30.77%) WAN
5 6 (15.38%) VoIP
6 4 (10.26%) HTTP
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 3 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (5.13%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) FTP
8 2 (5.13%) FWSM
8 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.13%) IPsec
8 2 (5.13%) OpenScape
8 2 (5.13%) VPN
8 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) DB2
1 1 (2.56%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
1 1 (2.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.69%) MSI
2 2 (5.13%) GitLab
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Security Manager
1 12 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Security Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Network Manager
4 5 (12.82%) ICT Assistant
4 5 (12.82%) ICT Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) ICT Network Manager
6 3 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Assistant IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (5.13%) JMS
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) CGI
4 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.56%) SAX
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) PKI
2 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Life Science
3 3 (7.69%) Wiki
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) iSeries
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) AIX
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) HPUX
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL V3
3 10 (25.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (23.08%) Application Rationalisation
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
5 8 (20.51%) SIEM
6 7 (17.95%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Threat Management
7 6 (15.38%) Email Filtering
7 6 (15.38%) Web Filtering
8 5 (12.82%) Change Control
9 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
10 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.13%) Security Operations
10 2 (5.13%) Service Management
11 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Jython
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.51%) CISMP
3 7 (17.95%) CCENT
3 7 (17.95%) CCNP
3 7 (17.95%) CISSP
4 6 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (15.38%) CISM
4 6 (15.38%) CLAS
5 3 (7.69%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) SmoothWall
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) yum
3 2 (5.13%) Cacti
4 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.56%) Netcool
4 1 (2.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) CheckPoint
3 14 (35.90%) Clearswift
4 8 (20.51%) Kaspersky
5 6 (15.38%) Avaya
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.13%) Polycom
7 2 (5.13%) Siemens
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) IFS
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) VMware
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