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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 83 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Contract jobs citing SSL 25 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.06% 1.81% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 11.70% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 3
Median daily rate £320 £275 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
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
434 94 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.84% 15.44% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 51 37
Median daily rate £295 £288 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £402 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.94 £27.50 £10.45
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 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 30 May 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 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 24 £320 +16.36%
SSL
North East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SSL.

1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 39 (68.42%) Java
3 34 (59.65%) TCP/IP
4 33 (57.89%) WebSphere
5 31 (54.39%) .NET
6 30 (52.63%) Configuration Management
7 29 (50.88%) IIS
8 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
9 26 (45.61%) J2EE
10 23 (40.35%) Oracle
11 22 (38.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (38.60%) AIX
11 22 (38.60%) HTTP
11 22 (38.60%) Axway
12 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (36.84%) DNS
12 21 (36.84%) Apache
13 19 (33.33%) Windows
13 19 (33.33%) FTP
13 19 (33.33%) DevOps
14 18 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (31.58%) Informatica
15 17 (29.82%) Sun
15 17 (29.82%) IBM
15 17 (29.82%) Perl
15 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
16 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
16 16 (28.07%) Travis CI
16 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
16 16 (28.07%) VMware

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 33 (57.89%) WebSphere
2 29 (50.88%) IIS
3 22 (38.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (36.84%) Apache
5 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
6 15 (26.32%) Jetty
6 15 (26.32%) nginx
6 15 (26.32%) Oracle Application Server
6 15 (26.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (26.32%) Tomcat
7 12 (21.05%) JBoss
8 11 (19.30%) Oracle 10gAS
9 10 (17.54%) PowerExchange
10 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (10.53%) CICS
12 6 (10.53%) Oracle Spatial
13 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
14 4 (7.02%) AquaLogic
14 4 (7.02%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (8.77%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (7.02%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (59.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (38.60%) HTTP
3 21 (36.84%) DNS
4 19 (33.33%) FTP
5 13 (22.81%) DHCP
5 13 (22.81%) IPsec
6 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (12.28%) LDAP
6 7 (12.28%) Network Security
7 6 (10.53%) WinSCP
8 4 (7.02%) Internet
9 3 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (19.30%) PowerCenter
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (10.53%) DB2
4 6 (10.53%) Easytrieve
4 6 (10.53%) MS Access
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
1 16 (28.07%) Travis CI
2 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
3 11 (19.30%) Eclipse
3 11 (19.30%) Log4j
4 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.77%) Ant
5 5 (8.77%) StarTeam
6 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Collaboration Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) J2EE
3 14 (24.56%) Servlets
4 9 (15.79%) XML
5 7 (12.28%) Software Packaging
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.53%) ISPF
7 5 (8.77%) EJB
7 5 (8.77%) JDBC
7 5 (8.77%) JSP
7 5 (8.77%) Swing
7 5 (8.77%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (7.02%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (7.02%) Middleware
9 1 (1.75%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) WSDL
9 1 (1.75%) XSD
9 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) DataPower
3 6 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.53%) VSAM
4 4 (7.02%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 22 (38.60%) AIX
3 19 (33.33%) Windows
4 15 (26.32%) Solaris
5 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (19.30%) Unix
7 6 (10.53%) MVS
8 4 (7.02%) OS/390
8 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Configuration Management
2 21 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (33.33%) DevOps
4 15 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 13 (22.81%) Automated Testing
5 13 (22.81%) Migration
6 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.04%) Web Operations
8 7 (12.28%) OO
8 7 (12.28%) Workflow
9 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.53%) Change Control
9 6 (10.53%) CRM
9 6 (10.53%) Open Source
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
13 2 (3.51%) QMS
13 2 (3.51%) Release Management
13 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) Perl
3 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) C#
5 11 (19.30%) C++
6 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.53%) Assembly Language
7 6 (10.53%) CLIST
7 6 (10.53%) COBOL
7 6 (10.53%) JCL
7 6 (10.53%) REXX
7 6 (10.53%) VBA
8 5 (8.77%) C
9 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) MCSD
4 8 (14.04%) MCSE
5 2 (3.51%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (24.56%) Xen
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.53%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Puppet
2 8 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (5.26%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (40.35%) Oracle
3 22 (38.60%) Axway
4 18 (31.58%) Informatica
5 17 (29.82%) IBM
5 17 (29.82%) Sun
6 16 (28.07%) VMware
7 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
8 13 (22.81%) Siebel
9 11 (19.30%) Genesys
9 11 (19.30%) HP
10 7 (12.28%) SAP
11 6 (10.53%) CA
11 6 (10.53%) Micro Focus
12 5 (8.77%) TIBCO
13 4 (7.02%) Fujitsu
14 2 (3.51%) Altiris
14 2 (3.51%) Google