The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 103 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing SSL 19 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.06% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.57% 8.00% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Median daily rate £420 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.10% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £448 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.82% +27.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% +7.00%
SSL
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
251 300 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.64% 13.25% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 190 110
Median daily rate £357 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 7
Median hourly rate £12.36 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% +5.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.16 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £187.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Leeds 0 12 £399 +14.12% 2
Halifax +1 5 £435 -13.05% 1
Wakefield - 1 £325 -
SSL
Yorkshire

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 33 (84.62%) DNS
2 28 (71.79%) Firewall
3 21 (53.85%) Load Balancing
4 20 (51.28%) Cisco
5 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
6 18 (46.15%) HTTP
7 17 (43.59%) VMware
7 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (41.03%) Internet
9 13 (33.33%) Unix
10 12 (30.77%) F5
11 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
11 11 (28.21%) LAN
11 11 (28.21%) WAN
11 11 (28.21%) Linux
11 11 (28.21%) Extranet
11 11 (28.21%) Intranet
11 11 (28.21%) Firmware
12 10 (25.64%) Palo Alto
13 8 (20.51%) IPsec
14 7 (17.95%) Finance
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (17.95%) IIS
14 7 (17.95%) Java
14 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (15.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
15 6 (15.38%) Windows
15 6 (15.38%) DHCP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Jetty
2 5 (12.82%) Mongrel
2 5 (12.82%) nginx
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (12.82%) Google App Engine
1 5 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) DNS
2 28 (71.79%) Firewall
3 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
4 18 (46.15%) HTTP
5 16 (41.03%) Internet
6 11 (28.21%) BIG-IP
6 11 (28.21%) Extranet
6 11 (28.21%) Intranet
6 11 (28.21%) LAN
6 11 (28.21%) WAN
7 8 (20.51%) IPsec
8 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (15.38%) DHCP
9 6 (15.38%) FTP
9 6 (15.38%) VPN
10 3 (7.69%) SSH
11 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (5.13%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.82%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
2 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
1 5 (12.82%) J2EE
1 5 (12.82%) Servlets
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Public Cloud
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) DataPower
2 3 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Unix
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.82%) Web Operations
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) ERP
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Microservices
7 1 (2.56%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) Open Source
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) Firmware
3 5 (12.82%) vCloud
3 5 (12.82%) Xen
4 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) F5
4 10 (25.64%) Palo Alto
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.38%) Splunk
7 5 (12.82%) Fortinet
7 5 (12.82%) Google
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix
8 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.56%) Akamai
9 1 (2.56%) IBM
9 1 (2.56%) Progress
9 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard