Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 110 124
Rank change year-on-year -19 +14 +11
Contract jobs citing SSL 29 62 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.82% 1.59% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.43% 7.02% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 45 40
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £344 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -16.61% +17.86%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £283
90th Percentile £496 £471 £579
South East median daily rate £440 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +9.92% -5.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £11.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -70.51% -2.50%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 846 883 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.78% 22.65% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 549 540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £263
90th Percentile £500 £501 £491
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.74
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Winchester +22 14 £406 -5.52%
Southampton +9 3 £394 +28.05%
Hook -7 1 £450 +40.63%
Basingstoke -27 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £500 -
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) DNS
3 18 (62.07%) Citrix
3 18 (62.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (62.07%) NetScaler
4 16 (55.17%) Cisco
5 15 (51.72%) CentOS
6 14 (48.28%) Regular Expression
6 14 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (48.28%) Email Filtering
6 14 (48.28%) DHCP
7 13 (44.83%) Dell
7 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
7 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
7 13 (44.83%) Network Security
7 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (44.83%) Extreme Networks
8 12 (41.38%) Wireless
9 11 (37.93%) VMware
10 10 (34.48%) Internet
10 10 (34.48%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (31.03%) Splunk
11 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
12 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (24.14%) JBoss
13 7 (24.14%) Oracle
13 7 (24.14%) Puppet
14 6 (20.69%) Java
14 6 (20.69%) Apache

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (24.14%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 18 (62.07%) DNS
2 18 (62.07%) NetScaler
3 14 (48.28%) DHCP
4 13 (44.83%) Network Security
5 12 (41.38%) Wireless
6 10 (34.48%) Internet
7 3 (10.34%) HTTP
7 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
7 3 (10.34%) LAN
7 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.34%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) JConsole
2 1 (3.45%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) AIX Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Regular Expression
2 3 (10.34%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.34%) Sensu
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (51.72%) CentOS
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 4 (13.79%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) Windows
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Email Filtering
1 14 (48.28%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
2 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 10 (34.48%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) DRM
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Security Hardening
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (3.45%) Security Management
6 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Jython
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CCIE
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) KVM
2 3 (10.34%) Xen
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Grafana
3 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.34%) logstash
4 2 (6.90%) Cobbler
5 1 (3.45%) EdgeSight
5 1 (3.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Citrix
2 16 (55.17%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
3 13 (44.83%) Dell
3 13 (44.83%) Extreme Networks
4 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
5 9 (31.03%) Splunk
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.45%) AppSense
8 1 (3.45%) Informatica
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) Pega
8 1 (3.45%) Remedy