Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 6 months to 25 April 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 72 70
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing SSL 18 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.88% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.78% 5.26% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £460 £550 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.36% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £396 £469 £203
90th Percentile £578 £575 £319
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year - +1.69% +48.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 205 171 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.38% 18.23% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 95 116
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% +38.18%
10th Percentile £269 £175 £170
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £18.14 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £18.50 £20.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.10 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.29% +21.43% -16.27%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
Sheffield +7 16 £460 -16.36% 1
Doncaster - 1 - -
SSL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) HTTP
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Web Operations
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (38.89%) Subversion
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 6 (33.33%) SMS
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
6 4 (22.22%) SSH
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Unix
6 4 (22.22%) Firmware
6 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) OpenSSH
7 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (16.67%) Puppet

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Mule
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) HTTP
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) SMS
3 4 (22.22%) SSH
4 1 (5.56%) 4G
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) WebOps Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 3 (16.67%) OpenSSH
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Centrify
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Meraki
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft