The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 128 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing SSL 18 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.56% 6.49% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 22
Average daily rate £438 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.29% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +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
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
395 370 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.59% 14.42% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 257 151
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.82 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £14.03
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 Yorkshire

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

SSL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SSL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SSL Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SSL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SSL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
South Yorkshire 0 8 £275 - 1
West Yorkshire -24 7 £525 +118.75% 6
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 37 (58.73%) .NET
2 35 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 34 (53.97%) IIS
4 33 (52.38%) Linux
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 32 (50.79%) HTTP
5 32 (50.79%) Java
6 31 (49.21%) DNS
7 30 (47.62%) Configuration Management
7 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (47.62%) Jenkins
8 29 (46.03%) DevOps
8 29 (46.03%) FTP
8 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (42.86%) VMware
11 26 (41.27%) J2EE
11 26 (41.27%) WebSphere
12 25 (39.68%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (38.10%) Google App Engine
13 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (38.10%) nginx
13 24 (38.10%) Jetty
13 24 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
13 24 (38.10%) Apache
13 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
13 24 (38.10%) Google
13 24 (38.10%) IPsec
14 23 (36.51%) Servlets
14 23 (36.51%) Cloud Computing

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 34 (53.97%) IIS
2 26 (41.27%) WebSphere
3 24 (38.10%) Apache
3 24 (38.10%) Jetty
3 24 (38.10%) nginx
3 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) CICS
4 5 (7.94%) CMS
5 3 (4.76%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.59%) PowerExchange
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (39.68%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (38.10%) Google App Engine
3 24 (38.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (36.51%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.59%) Office 365
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 32 (50.79%) HTTP
3 31 (49.21%) DNS
4 29 (46.03%) FTP
5 24 (38.10%) IPsec
6 22 (34.92%) DHCP
7 14 (22.22%) Firewall
8 11 (17.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (15.87%) Network Security
10 8 (12.70%) HTTPS
11 7 (11.11%) Internet
12 6 (9.52%) Extranet
12 6 (9.52%) Intranet
13 5 (7.94%) VPN
14 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 2 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 2 (3.17%) FirePass
16 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
16 1 (1.59%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) GIS
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) QlikView
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) JConsole
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.59%) Log4j
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) VisualVM
4 1 (1.59%) YourKit
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.52%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) WebOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Digital Transformation
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) .NET
2 26 (41.27%) J2EE
3 23 (36.51%) Servlets
4 10 (15.87%) XML
5 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 8 (12.70%) CSS
5 8 (12.70%) HTML
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 5 (7.94%) ISPF
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.76%) Sensu
8 2 (3.17%) Middleware
8 2 (3.17%) Web Services
8 2 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.59%) Java EE
9 1 (1.59%) JMS
9 1 (1.59%) LAMP
9 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.59%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Mainframe
2 5 (7.94%) VSAM
3 4 (6.35%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) AS400
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Tandem
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 5 (7.94%) zOS
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) CentOS
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Configuration Management
1 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) DevOps
3 18 (28.57%) Open Source
4 12 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 12 (19.05%) Web Operations
5 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.70%) Network Design
7 7 (11.11%) Information Security
7 7 (11.11%) Security Auditing
8 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.94%) Content Management
9 5 (7.94%) ITIL
9 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (4.76%) CRUD
11 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) C#
3 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.11%) Perl
5 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.94%) C++
6 5 (7.94%) JCL
6 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.35%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) Ruby
9 2 (3.17%) C
10 1 (1.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) CCDP
2 2 (3.17%) CCNP
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (33.33%) Xen
3 5 (7.94%) RACF
3 5 (7.94%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.35%) Docker
5 1 (1.59%) Firmware
5 1 (1.59%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.59%) NFS
5 1 (1.59%) Varnish
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) Puppet
2 18 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.94%) OMEGAMON
3 5 (7.94%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.35%) Cacti
4 4 (6.35%) logstash
4 4 (6.35%) Nagios
5 3 (4.76%) Ansible
5 3 (4.76%) Grafana
5 3 (4.76%) Kibana
5 3 (4.76%) Salt
5 3 (4.76%) Uchiwa
6 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) VMware
3 24 (38.10%) Google
4 6 (9.52%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) F5
5 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.17%) Ektron
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) Lotus
6 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Dell
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
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