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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 47 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing SSL 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.98% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.82% 1.40% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £440 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
110 143 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.79% 17.13% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 45
Median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.19 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.02% +49.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.56 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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
2 12 (54.55%) VPN
2 12 (54.55%) Internet
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 11 (50.00%) F5
4 10 (45.45%) SOAP
5 9 (40.91%) IBM
5 9 (40.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (40.91%) Migration
5 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) J2EE
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (31.82%) JDBC
7 7 (31.82%) Python
7 7 (31.82%) FTP
7 7 (31.82%) HTTP
7 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) B2B
7 7 (31.82%) Korn
7 7 (31.82%) JNDI
7 7 (31.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (31.82%) IronPort

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 (40.91%) WebSphere
2 7 (31.82%) Skype for Business
2 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) ProjectWise
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Internet
2 12 (54.55%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) FTP
3 7 (31.82%) HTTP
3 7 (31.82%) NetScaler
3 7 (31.82%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Introscope
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 6 (27.27%) WebSphere Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Security Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
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%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) SOAP
2 9 (40.91%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (36.36%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) JDBC
4 7 (31.82%) JNDI
5 5 (22.73%) 802.1X
6 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) XSD
8 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) B2B
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Garbage Collection
2 7 (31.82%) High Availability
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (22.73%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
1 7 (31.82%) Jython
1 7 (31.82%) Korn
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) CA Wily
2 4 (18.18%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
1 11 (50.00%) F5
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
3 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) IronPort
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) ArcSight
4 4 (18.18%) FireEye
4 4 (18.18%) GFI Software
4 4 (18.18%) Intel Security
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) LogRhythm
4 4 (18.18%) Rapid7
4 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
4 4 (18.18%) Symantec
4 4 (18.18%) TippingPoint
5 1 (4.55%) SAP