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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.58% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £336 £389
% change year-on-year
+18.95% -13.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £26.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+50.96% -35.00%
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
63 45 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.19% 14.29% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 18
Average daily rate £413 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £303 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) IIS
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) CMS
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Content Management
5 4 (40.00%) Intranet
5 4 (40.00%) Extranet
5 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) CRUD
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Ektron
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) Extranet
3 4 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) CRUD
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Ektron
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5