Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 6 months to 22 November 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Chester median daily rate - £400 -
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £431 £425
% change year-on-year -1.45% +1.47% +46.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

SSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 39 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 18.48% 12.62% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 37
Chester median daily rate £325 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £236 £333 £331
90th Percentile £493 £530 £530
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +16.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £16.33 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.37% -3.06% -38.76%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -27.78% +3.87% -8.79%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Chester

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Chester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Chester