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 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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 72
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 1.07% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.57% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Median daily rate - £563 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +26.00% +10.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 143 137 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.25% 16.31% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 104 55
Median daily rate £370 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £30.25 £12.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.00% -55.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.31 £9.30 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.00 £37.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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

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 Bristol region with a requirement for SSL.

1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) GFS2
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UI/UX Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) GFS2
2 1 (33.33%) OCFS2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Bristol, Somerset
Robert Half
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