The table below looks at the statistics for SSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing SSL 15 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 5.73% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 17
Median daily rate £450 £469 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +95.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £42.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-68.23% +148.39%

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
330 384 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.10% 13.49% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 238 254
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

SSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SSL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +14 7 £425 -22.72% 1
South Yorkshire 0 6 £550 +100.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 25 (64.10%) HTTP
2 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
3 20 (51.28%) Linux
4 19 (48.72%) Firewall
4 19 (48.72%) DevOps
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
5 15 (38.46%) Ruby
6 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
7 13 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (33.33%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco
8 12 (30.77%) DNS
8 12 (30.77%) Finance
8 12 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (30.77%) Docker
8 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
10 10 (25.64%) Puppet
10 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (25.64%) Web Services
11 9 (23.08%) Unix
11 9 (23.08%) Python
11 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 9 (23.08%) F5
12 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
12 8 (20.51%) Node.js
12 8 (20.51%) GitHub
12 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
12 8 (20.51%) Redis

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (20.51%) IIS
1 8 (20.51%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.51%) GitHub
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (10.26%) Office 365
5 3 (7.69%) IaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) HTTP
2 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
3 19 (48.72%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (17.95%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) FTP
5 7 (17.95%) Internet
5 7 (17.95%) SMTP
6 6 (15.38%) HTTPS
6 6 (15.38%) Telnet
6 6 (15.38%) VPN
7 4 (10.26%) BIG-IP
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.26%) Extranet
7 4 (10.26%) Intranet
7 4 (10.26%) Network Security
8 3 (7.69%) Wireless
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.13%) IPsec
9 2 (5.13%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
2 12 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (20.51%) Redis
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (10.26%) MySQL
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Bitbucket
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Information Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) Node.js
3 3 (7.69%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) JDBC
4 1 (2.56%) JMS
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.08%) Unix
5 8 (20.51%) CoreOS
5 8 (20.51%) RancherOS
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Android
9 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) DevOps
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
2 8 (20.51%) Security Hardening
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) Open Source
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (10.26%) Web Development
6 4 (10.26%) Web Operations
7 3 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Ruby
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Go
5 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Docker
2 8 (20.51%) etcd
2 8 (20.51%) flannel
3 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 4 (10.26%) Firmware
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (25.64%) Puppet
3 8 (20.51%) Consul
3 8 (20.51%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (20.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes
3 8 (20.51%) Marathon
3 8 (20.51%) Mesos
3 8 (20.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (20.51%) Rancher
4 7 (17.95%) Salt
5 4 (10.26%) SCOM
6 3 (7.69%) Ansible
6 3 (7.69%) Nexpose
7 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.56%) Control-M
7 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco
2 9 (23.08%) F5
3 5 (12.82%) Juniper
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) Sophos
5 3 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 3 (7.69%) FireEye
5 3 (7.69%) GFI Software
5 3 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 3 (7.69%) LogRhythm
5 3 (7.69%) Rapid7
5 3 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk
5 3 (7.69%) Symantec
5 3 (7.69%) TippingPoint
6 2 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Vignette