The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 82 72 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing SSL 1 2 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.16% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 1.35% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
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- £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.67% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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
172 148 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.19% 12.13% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 74 48
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 32
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.40 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - - - -
SSL
North West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Interwoven
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Kaspersky
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Interwoven
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Websense
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Axway
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
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