The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 54 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.83% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 6.31% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-68.60% +7.50%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 111 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.34% 15.50% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 34 55
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £328 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.10 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.34% -35.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SSL.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
2 6 (54.55%) Intel Security
2 6 (54.55%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) CA Wily
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) GFI Software
3 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
3 5 (45.45%) Rapid7
3 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Garbage Collection
3 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
3 5 (45.45%) FireEye
3 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (45.45%) Nexpose
3 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm
3 5 (45.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (45.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) X.509
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Introscope
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Information Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) JDBC
1 5 (45.45%) JNDI
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Garbage Collection
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (45.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (45.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) DNA
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Jython
1 5 (45.45%) Korn
1 5 (45.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) CCAA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) CA Wily
1 5 (45.45%) Nexpose
2 1 (9.09%) AppDNA
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) F5
1 6 (54.55%) Intel Security
1 6 (54.55%) Juniper
2 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
2 5 (45.45%) FireEye
2 5 (45.45%) GFI Software
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm
2 5 (45.45%) Rapid7
2 5 (45.45%) Sourcefire
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) TippingPoint
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
3 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) VMware