The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 86 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -8
Contract jobs citing SSL 37 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.68% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.66% 6.41% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 9
Median daily rate £321 £444 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.66% +27.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £388 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
347 312 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.79% 9.66% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 127 177
Median daily rate £330 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Renfrewshire - 12 £305 -
Glasgow +9 10 £275 -35.29%
Edinburgh +15 8 £415 -21.92% 2
West Dunbartonshire -1 7 £420 -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SSL.

1 52 (49.52%) TCP/IP
2 42 (40.00%) SNMP
3 38 (36.19%) Windows
4 36 (34.29%) Unix
5 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 35 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (29.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 31 (29.52%) SCCM
7 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 28 (26.67%) IBM
8 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 24 (22.86%) WebSphere
9 24 (22.86%) Finance
10 23 (21.90%) Shell Script
10 23 (21.90%) Java
11 22 (20.95%) HP
12 21 (20.00%) DNS
12 21 (20.00%) HTTPS
12 21 (20.00%) Linux
12 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (19.05%) J2EE
14 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
14 19 (18.10%) DataPower
15 17 (16.19%) IIS
15 17 (16.19%) VMware
16 16 (15.24%) Information Security
16 16 (15.24%) Firmware
16 16 (15.24%) Internet
16 16 (15.24%) XML
16 16 (15.24%) Software Delivery

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 24 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 17 (16.19%) IIS
3 15 (14.29%) JBoss
4 14 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
6 12 (11.43%) Apache
7 10 (9.52%) OpenStack
8 7 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.81%) AquaLogic
10 4 (3.81%) MQSeries
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (3.81%) Tuxedo
10 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
10 4 (3.81%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (2.86%) lighttpd
11 3 (2.86%) nginx
11 3 (2.86%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (49.52%) TCP/IP
2 42 (40.00%) SNMP
3 21 (20.00%) DNS
3 21 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 16 (15.24%) Internet
5 14 (13.33%) HTTP
5 14 (13.33%) LDAP
6 9 (8.57%) SSH
7 6 (5.71%) Firewall
8 4 (3.81%) BIG-IP
8 4 (3.81%) Network Security
9 3 (2.86%) DHCP
9 3 (2.86%) FTP
9 3 (2.86%) IPv4
9 3 (2.86%) IPv6
9 3 (2.86%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.86%) SMTP
10 2 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (1.90%) LAN
10 2 (1.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) MySQL
2 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.95%) DB2
3 1 (0.95%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Maven
4 4 (3.81%) Build Forge
4 4 (3.81%) git-flow
4 4 (3.81%) GitLab
5 3 (2.86%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.86%) ClearQuest
5 3 (2.86%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.90%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.95%) Gradle
7 1 (0.95%) Grunt
7 1 (0.95%) gulp
7 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
4 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (8.57%) Administrator
2 8 (7.62%) Developer
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint Engineer
2 8 (7.62%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (6.67%) Identity Management Specialist
3 7 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 6 (5.71%) Tivoli Specialist
5 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
6 4 (3.81%) Build Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) Consultant
7 3 (2.86%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) J2EE
2 16 (15.24%) XML
3 11 (10.48%) .NET
4 10 (9.52%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 9 (8.57%) Middleware
6 7 (6.67%) Web Services
7 5 (4.76%) JDBC
7 5 (4.76%) RESTful
7 5 (4.76%) SOAP
8 4 (3.81%) HTML
8 4 (3.81%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (3.81%) JAXB
8 4 (3.81%) JSON
8 4 (3.81%) Spring
8 4 (3.81%) Spring Security
8 4 (3.81%) XSD
9 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.86%) CSS
9 3 (2.86%) Django
9 3 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (18.10%) DataPower
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) PKI
3 5 (4.76%) Replication
4 4 (3.81%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.81%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.19%) Windows
2 36 (34.29%) Unix
3 21 (20.00%) Linux
4 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 12 (11.43%) AIX
6 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.67%) Solaris
8 5 (4.76%) SUSE
9 4 (3.81%) OS/390
9 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.86%) Debian
10 3 (2.86%) zOS
11 1 (0.95%) HPUX
11 1 (0.95%) i5/OS
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) Information Security
1 16 (15.24%) Software Delivery
2 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
3 11 (10.48%) Identity Access Management
4 10 (9.52%) ITIL
5 8 (7.62%) Migration
6 6 (5.71%) Identity Management
6 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.81%) QMS
8 4 (3.81%) Workflow
9 3 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.86%) High Availability
9 3 (2.86%) Network Design
9 3 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.86%) Release Management
10 2 (1.90%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 23 (21.90%) Java
2 23 (21.90%) Shell Script
3 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.48%) C#
5 10 (9.52%) SQL
6 7 (6.67%) Perl
7 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.81%) C
8 4 (3.81%) C++
8 4 (3.81%) Python
8 4 (3.81%) VBScript
9 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 15 (14.29%) MCSA
3 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.38%) MCP
4 13 (12.38%) MCTS
5 7 (6.67%) MCSD
5 7 (6.67%) MCSE
6 3 (2.86%) Degree
6 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.95%) CCNA
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.95%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.24%) Firmware
3 10 (9.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.95%) Docker
6 1 (0.95%) KVM
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.95%) zsh
Systems Management
1 31 (29.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 31 (29.52%) SCCM
2 15 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (12.38%) PowerCLI
4 11 (10.48%) Tivoli
5 10 (9.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (3.81%) BladeLogic
7 3 (2.86%) Cacti
7 3 (2.86%) Munin
7 3 (2.86%) Nagios
7 3 (2.86%) Perfmon
8 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.90%) Puppet
9 1 (0.95%) Ansible
9 1 (0.95%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.95%) logstash
9 1 (0.95%) rkt
9 1 (0.95%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (26.67%) IBM
3 22 (20.95%) HP
4 17 (16.19%) VMware
5 15 (14.29%) Altiris
6 12 (11.43%) Oracle
7 10 (9.52%) CA
8 9 (8.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.71%) F5
10 4 (3.81%) Axway
10 4 (3.81%) ForgeRock
10 4 (3.81%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.81%) Sun
11 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.90%) Cisco
11 2 (1.90%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.90%) IBM Sterling
12 1 (0.95%) AppSense
12 1 (0.95%) Brocade
12 1 (0.95%) Google
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