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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 124 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing SSL 16 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 3.89% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 4
Median daily rate £475 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £239 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-61.85% +15.55%
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
346 411 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.49% 12.81% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 227 279
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £488 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 61
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +65.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Wiltshire +4 6 £500 +150.00%
Bristol - 4 £588 - 2
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Dorset - 2 £363 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) VPN
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Wireless
4 10 (35.71%) Network Security
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) HTTP
5 9 (32.14%) Load Balancing
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (32.14%) DevOps
6 8 (28.57%) WAN
6 8 (28.57%) Juniper
7 7 (25.00%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) BGP
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (25.00%) LAN
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) Network Management
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (21.43%) SIEM
8 6 (21.43%) Ansible

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 4 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Confluence
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
2 5 (17.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (17.86%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (17.86%) Route 53
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
1 12 (42.86%) VPN
2 11 (39.29%) Wireless
3 10 (35.71%) HTTP
3 10 (35.71%) Network Security
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 7 (25.00%) BGP
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (25.00%) LAN
5 7 (25.00%) OSPF
5 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) SMTP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.57%) DSL
7 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 4 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
1 4 (14.29%) SonarQube
1 4 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Architect
1 6 (21.43%) Network Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) ELK Stack
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) RESTful
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) PKI
3 5 (17.86%) Clustering
4 4 (14.29%) EMC VNX
5 2 (7.14%) CESG
6 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) CentOS
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) CoreOS
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Configuration Management
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
2 9 (32.14%) Load Balancing
3 7 (25.00%) Network Management
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (21.43%) OWASP
4 6 (21.43%) SIEM
5 5 (17.86%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.57%) BPEL
9 1 (3.57%) BPMN
9 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Release Management
9 1 (3.57%) Security Management
9 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) AWK
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) Jython
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) CCNP
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) LXC
3 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (21.43%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Nagios
3 5 (17.86%) OSSEC
4 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 4 (14.29%) Puppet
4 4 (14.29%) Terraform
4 4 (14.29%) vRealize
4 4 (14.29%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Icinga
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Juniper
3 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) New Relic
5 5 (17.86%) Symantec
5 5 (17.86%) Veritas
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Brocade
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Draytek
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.57%) ZyXEL
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