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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 124 125 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing SSL 20 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 3.32% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 20
Median daily rate £400 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +54.45%
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
510 361 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.14% 11.76% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 205 218
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bristol +1 6 £583 +25.94% 1
Wiltshire -2 6 £315 +5.00% 1
Gloucestershire +4 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Cornwall - 1 £110 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 South West region with a requirement for SSL.

1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (32.26%) HTTP
3 10 (32.26%) VPN
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) PKI
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Web Services
4 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
5 8 (25.81%) Windows
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
5 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) JSON
5 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
5 8 (25.81%) OWASP
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (22.58%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (22.58%) Network Security
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) CCNA
6 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
6 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) WAN
7 6 (19.35%) DNS
7 6 (19.35%) Wireless
7 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
7 6 (19.35%) Load Testing
8 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.45%) GroupWise
2 2 (6.45%) IBM Domino
2 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) nginx
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
4 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
1 10 (32.26%) HTTP
1 10 (32.26%) VPN
2 7 (22.58%) Network Security
3 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) Wireless
4 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
4 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (12.90%) IPsec
5 4 (12.90%) Junos
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) TACACS
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) SMTP
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) RESTful
5 3 (9.68%) REST
5 3 (9.68%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) PKI
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) OWASP
2 7 (22.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
3 6 (19.35%) Load Testing
4 5 (16.13%) SIEM
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Security Hardening
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) BPMN
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Jython
3 2 (6.45%) Korn
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) CISSP
5 3 (9.68%) ISSAP
5 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.45%) CISMP
7 1 (3.23%) CCDA
7 1 (3.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) OpenAM
3 2 (6.45%) logstash
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Juniper
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
3 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 2 (6.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Intel
5 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
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