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 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 50 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.42% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 1.53% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
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
Buckinghamshire

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
118 196 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.67% 19.29% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 93 35
Median daily rate £450 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.55 £16.20
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 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 27 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SSL.

1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (50.00%) SOAP
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) IBM
2 11 (50.00%) Internet
2 11 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (50.00%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) CA Wily
3 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 10 (45.45%) High Availability
3 10 (45.45%) Garbage Collection
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) J2EE
3 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (45.45%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) JDBC
3 10 (45.45%) HTTP
3 10 (45.45%) Korn
3 10 (45.45%) JNDI
3 10 (45.45%) Clustering
3 10 (45.45%) Jython
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) Unix
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 6 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication

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 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) ProjectWise
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Internet
2 11 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) HTTP
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) FTP
6 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
6 5 (22.73%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Introscope
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Administrator
1 9 (40.91%) WebSphere Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Security Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Information Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) SOAP
1 11 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (45.45%) J2EE
2 10 (45.45%) JDBC
2 10 (45.45%) JNDI
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) 802.1X
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Garbage Collection
1 10 (45.45%) High Availability
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (22.73%) B2B
3 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 10 (45.45%) Jython
1 10 (45.45%) Korn
1 10 (45.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) CA Wily
2 6 (27.27%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
1 11 (50.00%) F5
1 11 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) ArcSight
2 6 (27.27%) FireEye
2 6 (27.27%) GFI Software
2 6 (27.27%) Intel Security
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
2 6 (27.27%) LogRhythm
2 6 (27.27%) Rapid7
2 6 (27.27%) Sourcefire
2 6 (27.27%) Symantec
2 6 (27.27%) TippingPoint
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) IronPort
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) SAP