Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 2019 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 81 107
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 -45
Contract jobs citing SSL 5 7 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.48% 0.75% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 4.27% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 26
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £550 £525 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +53.28% -8.67%
10th Percentile £525 £513 £308
90th Percentile £575 £538 £548
North East median daily rate £550 £525 £350
% change year-on-year +4.76% +50.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £37.00
North East median hourly rate - - £37.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 150 164 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.34% 17.60% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 298
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £460 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £188 £225 £263
90th Percentile £540 £630 £476
North East median daily rate £425 £325 £340
% change year-on-year +30.77% -4.41% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.49% -32.76% +18.37%
10th Percentile £17.16 £9.80 £21.25
90th Percentile £45.40 £33.75 £55.25
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £19.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +43.59% -32.76% +46.84%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Tyne and Wear

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Tyne and Wear

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 5 £550 +4.76%
SSL
North East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SSL.

1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Grunt
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (80.00%) Sublime Text
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Kibana
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) gulp
2 4 (80.00%) Grafana
2 4 (80.00%) Gatling
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Haskell
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Groovy
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) nginx

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
1 4 (80.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Gatling
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Grunt
1 4 (80.00%) gulp
1 4 (80.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) J2SE
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Lean Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Groovy
1 4 (80.00%) Haskell
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Scala
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Grafana
1 4 (80.00%) Kibana
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) webMethods
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow