The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 93 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -5
Contract jobs citing SSL 28 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.96% 1.93% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 11.54% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 3
Median daily rate £321 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.48% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
SSL
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
573 104 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.21% 16.72% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 54 40
Median daily rate £300 £275 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £347 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 13 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -49 27 £320 +16.36% 2
SSL
North East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SSL.

1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 21 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (47.62%) Linux
4 18 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 18 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
6 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
6 16 (38.10%) SQL
7 14 (33.33%) J2EE
7 14 (33.33%) Migration
7 14 (33.33%) DevOps
8 13 (30.95%) Puppet
8 13 (30.95%) Axway
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
8 13 (30.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (30.95%) .NET
8 13 (30.95%) Perl
8 13 (30.95%) Unix
8 13 (30.95%) AIX
8 13 (30.95%) IBM
8 13 (30.95%) Sun
8 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) JBoss
9 12 (28.57%) IIS
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 11 (26.19%) HP
10 11 (26.19%) PowerShell

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 18 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
3 13 (30.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (28.57%) IIS
4 12 (28.57%) JBoss
5 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (14.29%) AquaLogic
7 6 (14.29%) MQSeries
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (14.29%) Tuxedo
8 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
9 4 (9.52%) FileNet
10 3 (7.14%) Confluence
11 2 (4.76%) Apache
11 2 (4.76%) Jetty
11 2 (4.76%) nginx
11 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
12 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
3 5 (11.90%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) Google App Engine
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 8 (19.05%) HTTP
4 7 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (16.67%) LDAP
4 7 (16.67%) Network Security
5 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 4 (9.52%) SNMP
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) FTP
6 2 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) Ant
3 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.90%) StarTeam
4 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.38%) Bower
6 1 (2.38%) Grunt
6 1 (2.38%) MSTest
6 1 (2.38%) NuGet
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Collaboration Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) .NET
3 10 (23.81%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) Software Packaging
4 7 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (14.29%) Middleware
6 5 (11.90%) EJB
6 5 (11.90%) JDBC
6 5 (11.90%) JSP
6 5 (11.90%) Swing
6 5 (11.90%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (4.76%) Servlets
7 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.38%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) XSD
8 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) DataPower
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) AIX
2 13 (30.95%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Windows
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.29%) OS/390
5 6 (14.29%) Solaris
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 14 (33.33%) DevOps
2 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.05%) OO
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Workflow
5 6 (14.29%) Change Control
5 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) QMS
7 4 (9.52%) Release Management
7 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Security Management
7 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Perl
4 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
5 10 (23.81%) C#
6 7 (16.67%) C
6 7 (16.67%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (21.43%) MCSD
4 9 (21.43%) MCSE
5 3 (7.14%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Docker
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
2 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (9.52%) SCCM
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Axway
1 13 (30.95%) IBM
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
1 13 (30.95%) Sun
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.19%) HP
4 7 (16.67%) Informatica
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.67%) Siebel
5 6 (14.29%) Fujitsu
6 5 (11.90%) TIBCO
6 5 (11.90%) VMware
7 3 (7.14%) Altiris
8 2 (4.76%) Google
9 1 (2.38%) Spiceworks