The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 30 March 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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 68 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 3.95% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +2.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £42.75 £17.11
% change year-on-year -60.23% +149.85%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 148 152 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.07% 16.68% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 112 63
Median daily rate £352 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Bristol

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Bristol over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SSL.

1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
3 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (14.29%) GFS2
6 1 (14.29%) React
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
6 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Sass
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (57.14%) OWASP
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) GFS2
2 1 (14.29%) OCFS2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: £44 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago