The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.04% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.14% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.38% 14.58% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £475 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands