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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 105 106 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing SSL 33 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.13% 0.52% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.17% 4.10% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 32
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£275 £350 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +33.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £338 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +29.03%
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
404 293 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.85% 12.81% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 157 180
Average daily rate £300 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -55.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £24.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SSL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -3 27 £275 -21.42% 5
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (42.59%) Firewall
2 22 (40.74%) Service Management
2 22 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) DNS
4 19 (35.19%) UNIX
5 18 (33.33%) Cisco
6 17 (31.48%) VMware
6 17 (31.48%) Linux
6 17 (31.48%) LDAP
6 17 (31.48%) IIS
6 17 (31.48%) DHCP
6 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (29.63%) HTTP
7 16 (29.63%) Workflow
7 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
7 16 (29.63%) Smartcard
8 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.78%) Apache
8 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
8 15 (27.78%) Incident Management
9 14 (25.93%) Windows
9 14 (25.93%) .NET
9 14 (25.93%) Java
10 13 (24.07%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (24.07%) Splunk
11 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 12 (22.22%) nginx
11 12 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (22.22%) Google App Engine

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 17 (31.48%) IIS
2 15 (27.78%) Apache
2 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 12 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 12 (22.22%) Jetty
3 12 (22.22%) nginx
4 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) CICS
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) CMS400.NET
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (22.22%) Google App Engine
2 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) Firewall
2 22 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 21 (38.89%) DNS
4 17 (31.48%) DHCP
4 17 (31.48%) LDAP
5 16 (29.63%) HTTP
6 12 (22.22%) FTP
6 12 (22.22%) IPsec
7 10 (18.52%) VPN
8 5 (9.26%) Internet
9 4 (7.41%) Wireless
9 4 (7.41%) Broadband
10 3 (5.56%) Extranet
10 3 (5.56%) X.509
10 3 (5.56%) Intranet
10 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
10 3 (5.56%) VLAN
10 3 (5.56%) Network Security
10 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) JConsole
General
1 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (12.96%) Technical Support
3 4 (7.41%) Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
5 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Web Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) ICT Technician
5 2 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Customer Support
5 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 12 (22.22%) J2EE
2 12 (22.22%) Servlets
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) WCF
5 1 (1.85%) jQuery
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.85%) CSS3
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.85%) JMS
5 1 (1.85%) JRockit
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Smartcard
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 3 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) VSAM
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Life Science
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) UNIX
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 14 (25.93%) Windows
4 11 (20.37%) Ubuntu
4 11 (20.37%) CentOS
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) zOS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Service Management
2 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
2 16 (29.63%) Workflow
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (22.22%) ITIL
5 9 (16.67%) Open Source
6 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 2 (3.70%) OOD
9 2 (3.70%) UML
9 2 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.70%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) C
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) JCL
4 1 (1.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.22%) Xen
3 3 (5.56%) Squid
3 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.85%) RACF
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) QEMU
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Rsyslog
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.33%) Cisco
3 17 (31.48%) VMware
4 13 (24.07%) Splunk
5 12 (22.22%) Google
6 5 (9.26%) Adobe
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) Juniper
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle
7 4 (7.41%) LANDesk
7 4 (7.41%) Remedy
8 3 (5.56%) F5
9 2 (3.70%) Lotus
9 2 (3.70%) BMC
10 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.85%) Intel
10 1 (1.85%) Sophos
10 1 (1.85%) Ektron
10 1 (1.85%) Trustwave