The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 64 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing SSL 1 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 1.94% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 11.18% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 1
Median daily rate - £373 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £445 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.05% +18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
SSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 152 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.15% 17.33% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 113 51
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
South Wales +3 1 - -
SSL
UK

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for SSL.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
4 5 (38.46%) Google App Engine
4 5 (38.46%) Xen
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Google
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (38.46%) Ansible
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) Jetty
1 3 (23.08%) Mongrel
1 3 (23.08%) nginx
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
2 5 (38.46%) Google App Engine
2 5 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (30.77%) SaaS
4 3 (23.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) LDAP
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) FTP
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP
3 3 (23.08%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Design
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (7.69%) OWASP
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.69%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
1 5 (38.46%) Fluentd
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) Terraform
2 3 (23.08%) Marathon
2 3 (23.08%) Mesos
2 3 (23.08%) Piwik
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Google
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat