Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 13 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 109 74
Rank change year-on-year +29 -35 +22
Contract jobs citing SSL 19 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.50% 0.62% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.50% 4.91% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £426 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.30% -25.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £365 £313 £375
90th Percentile £466 £365 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £426 £338 £450
% change year-on-year +26.30% -25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 181 224 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.26% 12.62% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 118 125
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £209 £241
90th Percentile £500 £540 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.87 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.49% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £13.60 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.32 £60.00 £23.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -11.11%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Milton Keynes

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SSL.

1 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) Firmware
2 9 (47.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (47.37%) SNMP
2 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 9 (47.37%) Device Driver
2 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (47.37%) Software Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) Telepresence
3 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (36.84%) Aruba
3 7 (36.84%) Network Management
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) IPsec
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) BGP
3 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) iPaaS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) SNMP
3 7 (36.84%) BGP
3 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 7 (36.84%) IPsec
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) Telepresence
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) HTTP
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Introscope
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Network Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) OAuth
3 2 (10.53%) OAuth2
3 2 (10.53%) OpenID
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JDBC
4 1 (5.26%) JNDI
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Device Driver
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
1 9 (47.37%) Software Delivery
2 7 (36.84%) Network Management
2 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (31.58%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) API Design
6 2 (10.53%) API Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Service Design
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) Garbage Collection
7 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Jython
2 1 (5.26%) Korn
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
3 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Aruba
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) F5
1 7 (36.84%) Juniper
1 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
2 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) VMware