The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 40 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 12 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.44% 3.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.48% 17.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 0
Median daily rate £550 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
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
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 92 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.13% 21.25% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.35 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.37% +12.27%
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 Sheffield

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SSL.

1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) MongoDB
2 10 (58.82%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Docker
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (47.06%) Ruby
4 8 (47.06%) Go
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Node.js
4 8 (47.06%) Redis
4 8 (47.06%) OpenStack
4 8 (47.06%) Mesos
4 8 (47.06%) CoreOS
4 8 (47.06%) Kubernetes
4 8 (47.06%) Security Hardening
4 8 (47.06%) etcd
4 8 (47.06%) flannel
4 8 (47.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (47.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (47.06%) RancherOS
4 8 (47.06%) Rancher
4 8 (47.06%) Marathon
4 8 (47.06%) Consul
5 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) GitHub
6 6 (35.29%) Bitbucket

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (47.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) HTTP
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) SNMP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MongoDB
2 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (47.06%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Security Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JDBC
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) CoreOS
2 8 (47.06%) RancherOS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Security Hardening
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Social Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Go
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
3 1 (5.88%) CEH
3 1 (5.88%) CHECK Team Leader
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 8 (47.06%) etcd
2 8 (47.06%) flannel
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Consul
1 8 (47.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (47.06%) Kubernetes
1 8 (47.06%) Marathon
1 8 (47.06%) Mesos
1 8 (47.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (47.06%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco