The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 22 June 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)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 27 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.07% 1.12% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 4.88% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +26.00% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 25 41 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 17.24% 23.03% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 37
Median daily rate £413 £301 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.27% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 £41.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.98% +9.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing SSL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in North Yorkshire

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in North Yorkshire

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

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 6 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
2 5 (83.33%) FireEye
2 5 (83.33%) GFI Software
2 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
2 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm
2 5 (83.33%) TippingPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) McAfee
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Information Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
1 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) FireEye
1 5 (83.33%) GFI Software
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm
1 5 (83.33%) McAfee
1 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
1 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
1 5 (83.33%) TippingPoint