The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 38 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.88% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.41% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £16.72 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+154.18% -62.84%
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
85 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.95% 19.64% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 30
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (55.17%) .NET
1 16 (55.17%) IIS
2 15 (51.72%) FTP
2 15 (51.72%) DNS
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) IPsec
5 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
6 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Jetty
6 9 (31.03%) Network Security
6 9 (31.03%) nginx
6 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (31.03%) Open Source
6 9 (31.03%) Puppet
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Apache
6 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
6 9 (31.03%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
6 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
6 9 (31.03%) DevOps
7 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (27.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (27.59%) DHCP
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (55.17%) IIS
2 9 (31.03%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) Jetty
2 9 (31.03%) nginx
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.24%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (27.59%) Google App Engine
2 8 (27.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
1 15 (51.72%) FTP
2 13 (44.83%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) IPsec
3 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 9 (31.03%) Network Security
5 8 (27.59%) DHCP
5 8 (27.59%) HTTP
6 7 (24.14%) HTTPS
6 7 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (20.69%) VPN
8 5 (17.24%) Internet
9 4 (13.79%) Extranet
9 4 (13.79%) Intranet
10 3 (10.34%) LAN
10 3 (10.34%) MPLS
10 3 (10.34%) VLAN
10 3 (10.34%) VoIP
10 3 (10.34%) WAN
10 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JConsole
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) JProfiler
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) VisualVM
2 1 (3.45%) YourKit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Security Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Network Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) J2EE
2 8 (27.59%) jQuery
2 8 (27.59%) Servlets
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) JMS
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
2 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
2 9 (31.03%) Open Source
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Network Design
5 6 (20.69%) Information Security
6 5 (17.24%) Content Management
6 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) CRUD
7 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCDP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (27.59%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.45%) NFS
2 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.45%) logstash
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Google
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Ektron
5 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
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