The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 79 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SSL 30 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.19% 1.35% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 9.22% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 10
Median daily rate £350 £310 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -10.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £370 £450
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
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
350 141 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.51% 14.61% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 69 89
Median daily rate £338 £438 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SSL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 26 £343 +10.48% 1
Durham - 4 £363 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 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 North East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 31 (59.62%) Configuration Management
2 30 (57.69%) Java
3 28 (53.85%) Unix
3 28 (53.85%) AIX
4 27 (51.92%) IBM
4 27 (51.92%) WebSphere
5 26 (50.00%) Windows
6 24 (46.15%) Linux
6 24 (46.15%) Sun
7 23 (44.23%) Perl
8 22 (42.31%) Oracle
8 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 21 (40.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (40.38%) WebLogic
9 21 (40.38%) Puppet
9 21 (40.38%) DevOps
10 19 (36.54%) Axway
11 18 (34.62%) ITIL
12 17 (32.69%) Change Control
12 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
13 16 (30.77%) J2EE
13 16 (30.77%) SQL
14 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
14 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
15 14 (26.92%) Middleware
15 14 (26.92%) OO
15 14 (26.92%) HP
15 14 (26.92%) HTTP
15 14 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 27 (51.92%) WebSphere
2 21 (40.38%) WebLogic
2 21 (40.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 13 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (21.15%) AquaLogic
4 11 (21.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (21.15%) Tuxedo
5 10 (19.23%) JBoss
6 9 (17.31%) FileNet
7 8 (15.38%) IIS
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (11.54%) Apache
8 6 (11.54%) Jetty
8 6 (11.54%) Mongrel
8 6 (11.54%) nginx
8 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
9 5 (9.62%) Confluence
10 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
10 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (21.15%) OpenText MBPM
2 8 (15.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.92%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (11.54%) Google App Engine
1 6 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (9.62%) OpenShift
3 4 (7.69%) IaaS
3 4 (7.69%) PaaS
3 4 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (3.85%) HP Helion
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) HTTP
2 13 (25.00%) DNS
2 13 (25.00%) LDAP
2 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (13.46%) BIG-IP
4 7 (13.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (13.46%) Network Security
5 6 (11.54%) BGP
5 6 (11.54%) DHCP
5 6 (11.54%) FTP
5 6 (11.54%) IPsec
5 6 (11.54%) OSPF
6 5 (9.62%) Firewall
6 5 (9.62%) SSH
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.69%) LAN
7 4 (7.69%) VPN
8 3 (5.77%) SNMP
9 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.54%) Travis CI
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Bower
5 1 (1.92%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) MSTest
5 1 (1.92%) NuGet
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 3 (5.77%) Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Support Consultant
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Developer
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.92%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) J2EE
2 14 (26.92%) IBM Integration Bus
2 14 (26.92%) Middleware
3 13 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 8 (15.38%) .NET
4 8 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (11.54%) Servlets
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) HTML
6 1 (1.92%) jQuery
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.92%) RESTful
6 1 (1.92%) WCF
6 1 (1.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) WinForms
6 1 (1.92%) WPF
6 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Private Cloud
3 8 (15.38%) DataPower
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) AIX
1 28 (53.85%) Unix
2 26 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (46.15%) Linux
4 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
5 14 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (25.00%) OS/390
6 13 (25.00%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Configuration Management
2 21 (40.38%) DevOps
3 18 (34.62%) ITIL
4 17 (32.69%) Change Control
5 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
6 14 (26.92%) OO
7 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.00%) Change Management
7 13 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 13 (25.00%) Workflow
8 11 (21.15%) Release Management
9 10 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (17.31%) Open Source
10 9 (17.31%) QMS
10 9 (17.31%) Security Management
11 7 (13.46%) Migration
12 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
13 4 (7.69%) Data Management
13 4 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) Perl
3 16 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) C++
5 10 (19.23%) C
6 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.85%) C#
9 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CCSE
5 4 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (7.69%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) MCP
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) MCTS
7 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Xen
4 5 (9.62%) Docker
5 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.77%) vSphere
7 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Puppet
2 14 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) IBM
2 24 (46.15%) Sun
3 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 22 (42.31%) Oracle
4 19 (36.54%) Axway
5 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
6 14 (26.92%) HP
7 9 (17.31%) Fujitsu
8 8 (15.38%) Informatica
8 8 (15.38%) Siebel
8 8 (15.38%) VMware
9 7 (13.46%) F5
10 6 (11.54%) Google
11 5 (9.62%) Atlassian
12 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
12 4 (7.69%) Cisco
12 4 (7.69%) Juniper
13 1 (1.92%) Altiris
13 1 (1.92%) ReadSoft
13 1 (1.92%) Spiceworks
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