Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 80 69
Rank change year-on-year -30 -11 +20
Contract jobs citing SSL 8 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.47% 2.14% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% 17.96% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Glasgow median daily rate £488 £440 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.80% +53.04% -32.35%
10th Percentile £414 £331 £261
90th Percentile £601 £460 £434
Scotland median daily rate £450 £428 £330
% change year-on-year +5.08% +29.77% -22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 154 167 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.96% 11.93% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 81 93
Glasgow median daily rate £306 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.44% +17.65% +7.94%
10th Percentile £122 £140 £214
90th Percentile £502 £550 £436
Scotland median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.95% -59.14% +276.52%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.13 £43.70
90th Percentile £29.48 £23.20 £49.30
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £31.85 £37.50
% change year-on-year -50.55% -15.07% +130.77%

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

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SSL.

1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) CA
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) REXX
3 3 (37.50%) zOS
3 3 (37.50%) RACF
3 3 (37.50%) JCL
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) CICS
3 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
3 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) PKI
3 3 (37.50%) ISPF
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mainframe

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 3 (37.50%) CICS
1 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
1 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (37.50%) SSH
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IAM Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) ISPF
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (12.50%) OAuth
3 1 (12.50%) SAML
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DataPower
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) zOS
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) People Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
2 3 (37.50%) CLIST
2 3 (37.50%) JCL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) REXX
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (37.50%) RACF
1 3 (37.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (37.50%) zSecure
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Ambari
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (12.50%) Oozie
3 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) CA
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
3 1 (12.50%) Okta
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau