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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 107 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.36% 1.26% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 11.00% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 19
Average daily rate £525 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.11 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.11 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+148.39% -61.97%
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
218 200 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.11% 11.42% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 134 86
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.75 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -21 5 £550 +129.16% 5
Halifax - 2 £500 -
SSL
Yorkshire

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
2 17 (60.71%) HTTP
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) .NET
4 15 (53.57%) J2EE
4 15 (53.57%) IIS
4 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
4 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
5 14 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) DNS
6 13 (46.43%) DevOps
7 12 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (42.86%) Apache
7 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 12 (42.86%) Servlets
7 12 (42.86%) Jetty
7 12 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (42.86%) Google App Engine
7 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (42.86%) nginx
7 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) Google
8 11 (39.29%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) FTP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (53.57%) IIS
2 14 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (42.86%) Apache
3 12 (42.86%) Jetty
3 12 (42.86%) nginx
3 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 5 (17.86%) CICS
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.57%) PowerExchange
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (42.86%) Google App Engine
1 12 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (39.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) TCP/IP
2 17 (60.71%) HTTP
3 13 (46.43%) DNS
4 11 (39.29%) DHCP
5 10 (35.71%) FTP
5 10 (35.71%) IPsec
6 2 (7.14%) Extranet
6 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (7.14%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.57%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) QlikView
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Log4j
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Head of DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Head of Operations
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
1 15 (53.57%) J2EE
2 12 (42.86%) Servlets
3 5 (17.86%) ISPF
4 2 (7.14%) Middleware
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
1 5 (17.86%) VSAM
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) AS400
3 2 (7.14%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) zOS
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
1 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Web Operations
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JCL
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) Xen
3 5 (17.86%) RACF
3 5 (17.86%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) OMEGAMON
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
2 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) Cacti
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Google
4 3 (10.71%) F5
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (3.57%) Axway
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica
6 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Polycom
6 1 (3.57%) Proofpoint
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