Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 June 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £425 £488 £400
% change year-on-year -12.95% +22.06% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £13.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +288.89% -68.42% +9.62%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 50 77 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.75% 14.47% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 67 75
Kent median daily rate £371 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £200 £150 £174
90th Percentile £459 £460 £750
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Kent median hourly rate £10.50 £27.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.65% -31.55% +280.95%
South East median hourly rate £26.50 £16.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +60.61% -48.84% +7.50%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Kent

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Kent

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for SSL.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) C# Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Software Design Architect
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft