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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / North East
Rank 85 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.55% 4.19% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 31.36% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 5
Median daily rate £390 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £526 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.75% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £42.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-68.23% +148.39%

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
167 118 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.41% 13.36% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 63 62
Median daily rate £345 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Durham 0 3 £363 -
Tyne and Wear -43 2 £445 +11.25% 2
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 North East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 26 (68.42%) Configuration Management
2 25 (65.79%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) Puppet
4 22 (57.89%) DevOps
5 21 (55.26%) AIX
5 21 (55.26%) Unix
5 21 (55.26%) WebSphere
6 20 (52.63%) IBM
7 18 (47.37%) Windows
8 17 (44.74%) Sun
9 16 (42.11%) Perl
9 16 (42.11%) SQL
10 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
11 14 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (36.84%) Oracle
11 14 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (34.21%) Change Control
12 13 (34.21%) OO
12 13 (34.21%) LDAP
12 13 (34.21%) HP
12 13 (34.21%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
12 13 (34.21%) Workflow
12 13 (34.21%) Software Packaging
13 12 (31.58%) Axway

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 21 (55.26%) WebSphere
2 14 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (31.58%) WebLogic
4 9 (23.68%) JBoss
5 8 (21.05%) FileNet
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (18.42%) Apache
6 7 (18.42%) IIS
6 7 (18.42%) Jetty
6 7 (18.42%) Mongrel
6 7 (18.42%) nginx
6 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
7 6 (15.79%) MQSeries
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (13.16%) Confluence
9 4 (10.53%) AquaLogic
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (10.53%) Tuxedo
10 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
10 2 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (10.53%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.42%) Google App Engine
1 7 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (13.16%) OpenShift
3 4 (10.53%) IaaS
3 4 (10.53%) PaaS
3 4 (10.53%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) HP Helion
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) LDAP
1 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
2 12 (31.58%) HTTP
3 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (18.42%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) DNS
4 7 (18.42%) FTP
4 7 (18.42%) IPsec
4 7 (18.42%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.16%) Firewall
5 5 (13.16%) LAN
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) SNMP
7 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Travis CI
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Junior
6 1 (2.63%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Software Packaging
2 10 (26.32%) J2EE
3 8 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (18.42%) .NET
4 7 (18.42%) Servlets
5 6 (15.79%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (15.79%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) DataPower
3 6 (15.79%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) AIX
2 21 (55.26%) Unix
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.79%) OS/390
6 6 (15.79%) Solaris
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Configuration Management
2 22 (57.89%) DevOps
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (34.21%) Change Control
4 13 (34.21%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) Workflow
5 11 (28.95%) ITIL
5 11 (28.95%) Open Source
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
8 5 (13.16%) Network Design
9 4 (10.53%) Data Management
9 4 (10.53%) Release Management
9 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Web Operations
11 2 (5.26%) High Availability
11 2 (5.26%) Microservices
11 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Perl
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.53%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) C
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) REXX
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) Tcl
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) CCSE
2 5 (13.16%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
4 2 (5.26%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Xen
4 6 (15.79%) Docker
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.89%) vSphere
7 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (60.53%) Puppet
2 14 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (21.05%) Forum Sentry
4 3 (7.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) IBM
2 17 (44.74%) Sun
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) Oracle
4 14 (36.84%) Red Hat
5 13 (34.21%) HP
6 12 (31.58%) Axway
7 8 (21.05%) Informatica
7 8 (21.05%) Siebel
7 8 (21.05%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) Google
9 5 (13.16%) Atlassian
9 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
9 5 (13.16%) Cisco
9 5 (13.16%) Juniper
10 2 (5.26%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.63%) Capita
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