Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 19 January 2019 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 77 72
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 -6
Contract jobs citing SSL 2 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% 1.03% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 7.74% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Glasgow median daily rate £600 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £575 £240 £299
90th Percentile £625 £430 £450
Scotland median daily rate £440 £400 £345
% change year-on-year +10.00% +15.94% -3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 155 155 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.96% 13.36% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 88 107
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £131 £135 £184
90th Percentile £500 £550 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -3.29% +40.24%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +25.00%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Glasgow

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SSL.

1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Ambari
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Oozie
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Apigee
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ambari
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau