The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 86 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing SSL 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 4.42% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £500 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +119.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £476 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £536 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £25.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -18.69%
SSL
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 226 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.57% 17.70% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 122 166
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 18
Average hourly rate £16.75 £26.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.57% -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Epsom -2 2 - -
Reigate -2 1 £325 -35.00%
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 15 (75.00%) LAN
4 14 (70.00%) Juniper
5 13 (65.00%) Blue Coat
6 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) C
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Network Security
8 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) IPsec
8 7 (35.00%) VMware
9 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (30.00%) McAfee
9 6 (30.00%) Websense
9 6 (30.00%) MIMEsweeper
9 6 (30.00%) MAILsweeper
9 6 (30.00%) NetApp
9 6 (30.00%) SMTP
9 6 (30.00%) C++
9 6 (30.00%) Perl
9 6 (30.00%) Solaris

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) IPsec
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 6 (30.00%) LDAP
5 6 (30.00%) SMTP
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) TACACS
8 2 (10.00%) MPLS
8 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
9 1 (5.00%) VLAN
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
9 1 (5.00%) SNMP
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Integrator
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) OSS Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) SecurID
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.00%) ISMS
4 2 (10.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) Perl
2 6 (30.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) CISA
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (10.00%) CCSP
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Sendmail
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (30.00%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (10.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
3 13 (65.00%) Blue Coat
4 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) NetApp
6 6 (30.00%) McAfee
6 6 (30.00%) Websense
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Sun
8 1 (5.00%) BMC
8 1 (5.00%) Remedy
8 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds