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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 55 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.81% 1.28% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.90% 6.28% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-61.85% +41.81%
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
102 191 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.59% 20.45% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 69 46
Median daily rate £450 £409 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.02% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) J2EE
3 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (52.94%) JDBC
3 9 (52.94%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 9 (52.94%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) IBM
3 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (52.94%) Jython
3 9 (52.94%) JNDI
3 9 (52.94%) Korn
3 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
3 9 (52.94%) CA Wily
3 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
3 9 (52.94%) Garbage Collection
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (47.06%) F5
4 8 (47.06%) High Availability
4 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
4 8 (47.06%) Wireless
4 8 (47.06%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) Intel Security
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco

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 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
1 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) HTTP
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) Wireless
3 7 (41.18%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.88%) X.509
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Introscope
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Administrator
1 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Security Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Information Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) J2EE
1 9 (52.94%) JDBC
1 9 (52.94%) JNDI
1 9 (52.94%) SOAP
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
1 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (41.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Garbage Collection
2 8 (47.06%) High Availability
3 7 (41.18%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 7 (41.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (41.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.88%) DNA
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
1 9 (52.94%) Jython
1 9 (52.94%) Korn
1 9 (52.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) CCAA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) CA Wily
2 7 (41.18%) Nexpose
3 1 (5.88%) AppDNA
3 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) F5
2 8 (47.06%) Intel Security
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 7 (41.18%) ArcSight
3 7 (41.18%) FireEye
3 7 (41.18%) GFI Software
3 7 (41.18%) LogRhythm
3 7 (41.18%) Rapid7
3 7 (41.18%) Sourcefire
3 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 7 (41.18%) TippingPoint
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft