Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 17 June 2018 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 > Devon
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.78% 1.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 7.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Devon median daily rate £450 £560 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.61% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £531 £413
% change year-on-year -15.29% +28.79% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.74% 13.88% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 31
Devon median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +40.00%
10th Percentile £269 £165 £169
90th Percentile £550 £556 £425
South West median daily rate £375 £352 £363
% change year-on-year +6.46% -2.83% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +12.68% +69.05%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £64.00 £41.00 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +20.86% +72.16%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Devon

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Devon

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 4 £450 -
SSL
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for SSL.

1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Sonus
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) jetNEXUS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds