The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 140 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.57% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 3.83% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 2
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£400 £470 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £480 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.11 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-61.97% +28.57%
SSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
385 444 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.00% 14.86% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 235 194
Average daily rate £360 £388 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 25
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £9.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.50 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SSL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -5 3 £300 -36.17% 1
Gloucestershire -12 2 - - 2
Bristol -4 1 £488 -18.75% 2
Devon - - - -
Somerset - - - -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) HTTP
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) OSPF
4 8 (36.36%) BGP
4 8 (36.36%) IPsec
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Apache
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
7 4 (18.18%) IPv4
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) DB2
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Cucumber

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) HTTP
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 8 (36.36%) IPsec
3 8 (36.36%) OSPF
3 8 (36.36%) BGP
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) IPv4
5 4 (18.18%) Internet
6 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.55%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) DHCP
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) NAS
8 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Network Architect
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Web Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 2 (9.09%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) DevOps
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) SOA
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Content Management
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Jython
2 2 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Varnish
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) Siebel
6 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
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