Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 136 129
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 4.52% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
Manchester median daily rate £313 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.56% +11.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £162 £350 £313
90th Percentile £498 £533 £445
North West median daily rate £325 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £14.75 -
North West median hourly rate - £14.75 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 383 575 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.97% 16.20% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 333 262
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £209 £205
90th Percentile £538 £546 £512
North West median daily rate £386 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -5.50% +9.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -10.95%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Manchester

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Manchester

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

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) PBX
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Junos
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) PBX
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) ISDN
4 2 (28.57%) Junos
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto