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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 96 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -12
Contract jobs citing SSL 35 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.16% 1.58% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.85% 10.32% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 3
Median daily rate £320 £279 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.90% +7.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
598 126 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.89% 15.35% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 61 46
Median daily rate £300 £288 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 21 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% +61.60%
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 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -46 28 £321 +16.54% 3
Durham - 6 £350 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for SSL.

1 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 21 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 20 (39.22%) Migration
5 18 (35.29%) WebLogic
6 17 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (33.33%) DNS
6 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 17 (33.33%) DevOps
7 16 (31.37%) WebSphere
8 15 (29.41%) HTTP
8 15 (29.41%) Puppet
9 14 (27.45%) IBM
9 14 (27.45%) Sun
9 14 (27.45%) Perl
9 14 (27.45%) J2EE
10 13 (25.49%) Oracle
10 13 (25.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (25.49%) .NET
10 13 (25.49%) Unix
10 13 (25.49%) AIX
10 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (25.49%) Axway
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (23.53%) JBoss
11 12 (23.53%) Windows
11 12 (23.53%) IIS
12 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
12 11 (21.57%) HP

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 18 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 16 (31.37%) WebSphere
3 13 (25.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (23.53%) IIS
4 12 (23.53%) JBoss
5 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (11.76%) AquaLogic
7 6 (11.76%) MQSeries
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (11.76%) Tuxedo
8 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
9 4 (7.84%) FileNet
10 3 (5.88%) Confluence
11 2 (3.92%) Apache
11 2 (3.92%) Jetty
11 2 (3.92%) nginx
11 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
12 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (11.76%) OpenText MBPM
3 5 (9.80%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.92%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 17 (33.33%) DNS
3 15 (29.41%) HTTP
4 8 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (15.69%) LDAP
4 8 (15.69%) Network Security
5 6 (11.76%) BGP
5 6 (11.76%) BIG-IP
5 6 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (11.76%) OSPF
6 5 (9.80%) SSH
7 4 (7.84%) Internet
7 4 (7.84%) SNMP
8 2 (3.92%) DHCP
8 2 (3.92%) FTP
8 2 (3.92%) IPsec
9 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Ant
3 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.80%) StarTeam
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Grunt
6 1 (1.96%) MSTest
6 1 (1.96%) NuGet
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) SharePoint Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Collaboration Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) J2EE
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
3 10 (19.61%) XML
4 8 (15.69%) Software Packaging
5 7 (13.73%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
6 6 (11.76%) Middleware
7 5 (9.80%) EJB
7 5 (9.80%) JDBC
7 5 (9.80%) JSP
7 5 (9.80%) Swing
7 5 (9.80%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (3.92%) Servlets
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.96%) CSS
9 1 (1.96%) HTML
9 1 (1.96%) XSD
9 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) DataPower
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) AIX
2 13 (25.49%) Unix
3 12 (23.53%) Windows
4 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.76%) OS/390
5 6 (11.76%) Solaris
5 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 20 (39.22%) Migration
3 17 (33.33%) DevOps
4 11 (21.57%) Change Control
4 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
5 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) OO
6 8 (15.69%) Open Source
6 8 (15.69%) Workflow
7 7 (13.73%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
9 4 (7.84%) Change Management
9 4 (7.84%) QMS
9 4 (7.84%) Release Management
9 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Security Management
9 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) Perl
4 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
5 10 (19.61%) C#
6 7 (13.73%) C
6 7 (13.73%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (19.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
4 9 (17.65%) MCSD
4 9 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (5.88%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) Docker
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Xen
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (7.84%) SCCM
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) IBM
1 14 (27.45%) Sun
2 13 (25.49%) Axway
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Informatica
5 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.73%) Siebel
6 6 (11.76%) F5
6 6 (11.76%) Fujitsu
7 5 (9.80%) TIBCO
7 5 (9.80%) VMware
8 3 (5.88%) Altiris
9 2 (3.92%) Google
10 1 (1.96%) Spiceworks
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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