Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 70 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing SSL 18 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.10% 0.13% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 0.64% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -18.18% +35.80%
10th Percentile £406 £425 £408
90th Percentile £526 £475 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £442
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.47% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.75 - -

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 147 157 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.11% 19.92% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 95 118
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +1.18% +32.81%
10th Percentile £155 £223 £264
90th Percentile £536 £633 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +0.91% +2.81% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 14
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.78% -21.24% +78.14%
10th Percentile £13.95 £12.25 £12.45
90th Percentile £81.45 £43.37 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.66 £14.20 £13.96
% change year-on-year +17.29% +1.74% +7.37%

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

SSL
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

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 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

SSL
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 18 October 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 +20 12 £438 -2.78% 4
Doncaster - 1 £425 -
SSL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) SSH
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
3 4 (22.22%) GSEC
3 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 4 (22.22%) ProxySG
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 3 (16.67%) Terraform
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Windows

SSL
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 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) SSH
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.11%) FTP
5 2 (11.11%) H.323
5 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) SMTP
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Technical Writer
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
2 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Java 8
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
1 4 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (22.22%) GSEC
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 4 (22.22%) F5
2 4 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (11.11%) Aruba
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Meraki
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Thales