The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 29 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing SSL 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.64% 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £615 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £388 £338
% change year-on-year +25.83% +14.96%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 54 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.65% 11.92% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 115 55
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £478 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £680 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +4.10% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.05 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £15.95 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.69% +36.95%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Nottingham

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Nottingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in Nottingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SSL.

1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Salt
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Route 53
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior WebOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Case Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) collectd
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) StatsD
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SaltStack