Period
to 19 July 2018

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 6 months to 19 July 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 91 102
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing SSL 15 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.20% 0.83% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.87% 5.45% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
West Sussex median daily rate £539 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.48% +39.50% +600.00%
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £409
% change year-on-year -15.00% +22.25% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 - £40.00

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 152 165 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.16% 15.18% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 100 108
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £144 £250 £200
90th Percentile £545 £530 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +46.15% -23.44%
10th Percentile £42.23 £15.55 £15.00
90th Percentile £49.68 £50.75 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.87% -30.00% -11.11%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in West Sussex

SSL
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

SSL
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 6 months to 19 July 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
Worthing -2 7 £539 +10.48%
SSL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SSL.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) HTTP
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (93.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Perl
2 14 (93.33%) Haskell
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (93.33%) Scala
2 14 (93.33%) Open Source
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (86.67%) Groovy
3 13 (86.67%) Ruby
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) Ant
3 13 (86.67%) Python
4 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (80.00%) IntelliJ
4 12 (80.00%) Servlets
4 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (80.00%) nginx
4 12 (80.00%) Selenium
4 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
4 12 (80.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (80.00%) Node.js
4 12 (80.00%) Gherkin

SSL
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 12 (80.00%) nginx
1 12 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Google Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) HTTP
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (73.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Jenkins
2 13 (86.67%) Ant
3 12 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (80.00%) Gatling
3 12 (80.00%) IntelliJ
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Grunt
5 6 (40.00%) gulp
5 6 (40.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (40.00%) Sublime Text
6 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Scala Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Gherkin
1 12 (80.00%) Node.js
1 12 (80.00%) Servlets
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) JSON
2 10 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) EJB
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 5 (33.33%) J2SE
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (93.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (93.33%) Open Source
3 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (73.33%) Analytics
5 10 (66.67%) Microservices
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) Haskell
1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) Perl
1 14 (93.33%) Scala
2 13 (86.67%) Groovy
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 11 (73.33%) Grafana
2 11 (73.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Google
2 9 (60.00%) Adobe
3 5 (33.33%) webMethods