The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 60 63
Rank change year-on-year -25 +3  
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.34% 3.19% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 10.76% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 11
Median daily rate £515 £500 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +26.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £376
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £42.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -64.11% +148.39%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 381 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.54% 29.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 219 153
Median daily rate £380 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Surrey

SSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Surrey

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £515 - 1
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SSL.

1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) IPsec
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
7 6 (33.33%) vCloud
8 5 (27.78%) CentOS
8 5 (27.78%) Coaching
8 5 (27.78%) vSphere
8 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) Service Management
9 4 (22.22%) DNS
9 4 (22.22%) Unix
9 4 (22.22%) HTTP
9 4 (22.22%) Infor M3
10 3 (16.67%) DataPower
10 3 (16.67%) LDAP

SSL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (5.56%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (38.89%) IPsec
3 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) HTTP
6 3 (16.67%) LDAP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (11.11%) FTP
7 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (11.11%) NAS
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) SSH
7 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 4 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
3 5 (27.78%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
1 2 (11.11%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
5 1 (5.56%) GCIH
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) vCloud
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Aruba
4 2 (11.11%) Axway
4 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.56%) AlienVault
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Software AG
5 1 (5.56%) webMethods