Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 137 132
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -8
Contract jobs citing SSL 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 2.23% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.87% +14.59% -20.11%
10th Percentile £301 £206 £263
90th Percentile £500 £465 £447
England median daily rate £500 £439 £435
% change year-on-year +13.96% +0.86% +7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -9.72% -7.69% +40.54%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 458 403 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.35% 12.28% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 261 198
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.30% -2.92%
10th Percentile £150 £140 £166
90th Percentile £500 £538 £478
England median daily rate £403 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £39.13 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.11% +8.74% +5.00%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in the East Midlands

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in the East Midlands

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in the East Midlands

SSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in the East Midlands

SSL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £450 - 2
Lincolnshire 0 3 £313 -
Leicestershire -5 1 - -
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SSL.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 4 (44.44%) Symfony
3 4 (44.44%) Zend
3 4 (44.44%) PHP 5
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) API Development

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (22.22%) Route 53
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) AMQP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (11.11%) MQTT
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee
4 1 (11.11%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (22.22%) Sensu
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) API Development
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) PHP 5
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Salt
3 2 (22.22%) collectd
3 2 (22.22%) Kibana
3 2 (22.22%) logstash
3 2 (22.22%) StatsD
3 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 3 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (22.22%) SaltStack
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper