The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 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.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.34% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 2.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £512 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +15.31% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £42.75 £17.11
% change year-on-year -60.23% +149.85%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 87 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 13.79% 14.45% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 76
Median daily rate £388 £371 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +18.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £208 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSL in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSL in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Worthing - 2 £512 -
Horsham - 1 £335 -
SSL
South East

SSL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SSL.

1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (60.00%) HTTP
4 9 (60.00%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) Perl
4 9 (60.00%) Ant
4 9 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) Servlets
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 9 (60.00%) Google
4 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (60.00%) Google Analytics
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) Haskell
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) Selenium
4 9 (60.00%) Groovy
4 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) nginx
4 9 (60.00%) Scala
4 9 (60.00%) Open Source
4 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (60.00%) MongoDB

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 9 (60.00%) nginx
1 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) GitHub
1 9 (60.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) ADSL
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) TACACS
7 2 (13.33%) 4G
7 2 (13.33%) Junos
7 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Ant
1 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (60.00%) Gatling
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (60.00%) Grunt
1 9 (60.00%) gulp
1 9 (60.00%) IntelliJ
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (60.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
1 9 (60.00%) Sublime Text
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Scala Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
1 9 (60.00%) jQuery
1 9 (60.00%) Node.js
1 9 (60.00%) Servlets
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) EJB
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) J2SE
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
1 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
1 9 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Microservices
4 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Adaptive Security
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) Groovy
1 9 (60.00%) Haskell
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (60.00%) Perl
1 9 (60.00%) Python
1 9 (60.00%) Ruby
1 9 (60.00%) Scala
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCSA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Grafana
1 9 (60.00%) Kibana
2 4 (26.67%) Puppet
3 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (26.67%) webMethods
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint