The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.87% -6.80%
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.00% 28.41% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 2
Median daily rate £388 £213 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.35% -13.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £121 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland