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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 99 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 5.09% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £371 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-61.85% -2.50%
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
273 275 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.52% 13.92% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 148 79
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 18
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -25.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.62 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Salford - 1 £548 -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 12 (46.15%) ITIL
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 8 (30.77%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) VoIP
5 7 (26.92%) CCNP
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
5 7 (26.92%) Clearswift
5 7 (26.92%) PKI
5 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
5 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (26.92%) SmoothWall
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Email Filtering
6 6 (23.08%) Web Filtering
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 6 (23.08%) QA
6 6 (23.08%) Avaya
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server

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 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) Jetty
5 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 8 (30.77%) WAN
5 7 (26.92%) VoIP
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) DNS
7 4 (15.38%) SAN
7 4 (15.38%) Wireless
8 3 (11.54%) HTTP
8 3 (11.54%) IPsec
8 3 (11.54%) VPN
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
9 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
9 2 (7.69%) IPv4
9 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) GoCD
3 1 (3.85%) MSI
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Administrator
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security Manager
1 5 (19.23%) Security Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Network Manager
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.69%) JDBC
2 2 (7.69%) JMS
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ELK Stack
3 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) PKI
2 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 5 (19.23%) Clustering
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
5 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.85%) Life Science
6 1 (3.85%) Replication
6 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Fedora
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (23.08%) Email Filtering
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 6 (23.08%) Web Filtering
5 5 (19.23%) Change Control
6 4 (15.38%) Application Rationalisation
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) High Availability
7 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Server Building
8 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Jython
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CCNP
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.85%) CCENT
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CISMP
3 1 (3.85%) CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) SANS
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SmoothWall
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Cacti
3 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.85%) Ganglia
4 1 (3.85%) Graphite
4 1 (3.85%) Kibana
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) Netcool
4 1 (3.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (3.85%) QRadar
4 1 (3.85%) Riemann
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
2 7 (26.92%) Clearswift
3 6 (23.08%) Avaya
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Apple
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Motorola
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Polycom
6 2 (7.69%) Siemens
6 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Splunk
7 1 (3.85%) Sun