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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Rank 109 127 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing SSL 19 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.62% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 4.51% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 23
Median daily rate £450 £493 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-61.85% +41.81%
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
361 421 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.94% 13.68% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 262 227
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.30 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Yorkshire -8 10 £550 +15.78%
West Yorkshire +10 7 £398 -25.42% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
SSL
England

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 30 (52.63%) HTTP
1 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 26 (45.61%) Firewall
3 24 (42.11%) Linux
4 23 (40.35%) Cisco
5 21 (36.84%) DNS
5 21 (36.84%) Java
6 19 (33.33%) DevOps
7 17 (29.82%) Unix
8 16 (28.07%) Docker
9 15 (26.32%) F5
9 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
9 15 (26.32%) Windows
9 15 (26.32%) Ruby
10 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
11 13 (22.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 13 (22.81%) Internet
12 12 (21.05%) Finance
12 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (21.05%) RancherOS
12 12 (21.05%) Rancher
12 12 (21.05%) Marathon
12 12 (21.05%) Consul
12 12 (21.05%) etcd
12 12 (21.05%) flannel
12 12 (21.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 12 (21.05%) Node.js
12 12 (21.05%) Go
12 12 (21.05%) CoreOS
12 12 (21.05%) Kubernetes

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 12 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
3 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.51%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) GitHub
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) HTTP
1 30 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 26 (45.61%) Firewall
3 21 (36.84%) DNS
4 13 (22.81%) Internet
5 10 (17.54%) VPN
6 8 (14.04%) BIG-IP
6 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (14.04%) Extranet
6 8 (14.04%) Intranet
6 8 (14.04%) Wireless
7 5 (8.77%) HTTPS
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (7.02%) DHCP
8 4 (7.02%) FTP
8 4 (7.02%) IPsec
8 4 (7.02%) LAN
8 4 (7.02%) SMTP
8 4 (7.02%) SSH
8 4 (7.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
2 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (21.05%) Redis
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.54%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.26%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Administrator
3 7 (12.28%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Information Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Network Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (1.75%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Node.js
2 6 (10.53%) Web Services
3 5 (8.77%) 802.1X
4 3 (5.26%) Middleware
5 2 (3.51%) JDBC
5 2 (3.51%) JMS
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.75%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) J2EE
6 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) DataPower
2 3 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Unix
3 15 (26.32%) Windows
4 12 (21.05%) CoreOS
4 12 (21.05%) RancherOS
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (3.51%) AIX
10 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) DevOps
2 12 (21.05%) Security Hardening
3 11 (19.30%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security
5 5 (8.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (8.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (8.77%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL
6 4 (7.02%) Migration
7 3 (5.26%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) Ruby
3 12 (21.05%) Go
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
4 2 (3.51%) CREST Certified
4 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CEH
5 1 (1.75%) CHECK Team Leader
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Docker
2 12 (21.05%) etcd
2 12 (21.05%) flannel
3 8 (14.04%) Firmware
4 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) Squid
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.75%) vCloud
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 12 (21.05%) Consul
2 12 (21.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 12 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 12 (21.05%) Marathon
2 12 (21.05%) Mesos
2 12 (21.05%) Rancher
3 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.53%) Puppet
4 5 (8.77%) Nexpose
5 4 (7.02%) SCOM
6 3 (5.26%) Ansible
6 3 (5.26%) Salt
7 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.75%) Control-M
7 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco
2 15 (26.32%) F5
3 7 (12.28%) Juniper
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.77%) ArcSight
5 5 (8.77%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.77%) FireEye
5 5 (8.77%) GFI Software
5 5 (8.77%) Intel Security
5 5 (8.77%) LogRhythm
5 5 (8.77%) Rapid7
5 5 (8.77%) Sourcefire
5 5 (8.77%) Splunk
5 5 (8.77%) Symantec
5 5 (8.77%) TippingPoint
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.51%) Citrix
8 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto