The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 99 69 90
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 1.51% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 9.62% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 3
Average daily rate £384 £270 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.12% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.42 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.25 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -28.16%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 208 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.78% 15.72% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 108 111
Average daily rate £325 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
SSL
Yorkshire

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
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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -37 6 £375 +38.88% 1
Wetherby - - - -
SSL
Yorkshire

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 27 (84.38%) Python
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 24 (75.00%) PHP
3 24 (75.00%) Web Services
3 24 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (75.00%) DNS
3 24 (75.00%) Client/Server
3 24 (75.00%) Internet
3 24 (75.00%) Ruby
3 24 (75.00%) Degree
3 24 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 24 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 24 (75.00%) Node.js
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.38%) nginx
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) SSH
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Apache
6 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
6 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 24 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) nginx
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (75.00%) DNS
1 24 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) SSH
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Python Developer
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 24 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Python
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 24 (75.00%) PHP
3 24 (75.00%) Ruby
3 24 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
1 1 (3.13%) Cacti
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
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