Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 July 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 61 60
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -3
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.70% 0.13% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 1.52% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate - - £425
East Midlands median daily rate £508 £518 £332
% change year-on-year -1.93% +55.87% -30.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 107 66 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 14.90% 8.91% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 51 51
Northamptonshire median daily rate £340 £350 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -14.00% +5.03%
10th Percentile £167 £181 £255
90th Percentile £538 £538 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £328
% change year-on-year -13.33% +14.50% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.86 £35.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.40% +154.55% -14.50%
10th Percentile £12.79 £32.50 £11.58
90th Percentile £14.93 £37.50 £16.53
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.07% -3.33% +11.11%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Northamptonshire

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Northamptonshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Northampton +2 1 - -
SSL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) REST
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef