The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank - 83 81
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.31% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £390 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £339 £331
% change year-on-year
+12.91% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £125.00
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -72.20%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
190 260 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.99% 23.57% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 101 110
Average daily rate £350 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL.

1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Trac
1 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Java SE
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (20.00%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Finchley Dean Limited
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago