The first table below looks at the demand for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Merseyside region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £288 £301
% change year-on-year
+36.52% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £43.41
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 11 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.05% 5.47% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 17
Average daily rate £220 £235 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -10.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £22.25 £21.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
SSL
North West

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SSL
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory