The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 33 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.92% 1.09% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 5.08% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +26.00% +10.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 59 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 26.15% 21.38% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 27
Median daily rate £375 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -21.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £338 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.81% -17.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing SSL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Bracknell

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSL in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Bracknell

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SSL.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Software AG
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Python

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Software AG
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods