Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 100 105
Rank change year-on-year +39 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing SSL 10 5 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.18% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.87% 3.27% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Median daily rate £358 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.00% -37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £279 £213 £360
90th Percentile £569 £445 £440
Scotland median daily rate £475 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +46.15% -27.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 92 153 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.82% 10.68% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 85 101
Median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £223 £139 £188
90th Percentile £545 £575 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +11.11% -22.06%
10th Percentile £17.70 £12.25 £10.65
90th Percentile £27.48 £28.55 £40.20
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.90 £15.50
% change year-on-year +95.53% +15.48% -43.64%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Glasgow

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SSL in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for SSL in Glasgow

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SSL in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SSL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) WSDL
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 4 (40.00%) Runbook
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) ProC
3 4 (40.00%) Informatica
3 4 (40.00%) HTTP
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) ProC
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Mockito
3 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Database Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) WSDL
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) GWT
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Runbook
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Housing Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Informatica
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) VMware