The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 60 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.57% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 1.60% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £375 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.11 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+148.39% -61.97%
SSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 125 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.34% 18.09% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 64 51
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSL across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Swindon +1 4 - - 3
SSL
South West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Intel
3 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) RIP
4 3 (30.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) VRRP
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (30.00%) 802.1X

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) GLBP
4 3 (30.00%) HSRP
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) Junos
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) RIP
4 3 (30.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) SSH
4 3 (30.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) UDDI
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) WSDL
2 2 (20.00%) XHTML
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) BPEL
3 2 (20.00%) BPMN
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Jython
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) F5
1 4 (40.00%) Intel
1 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (30.00%) IronPort
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware