Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 80 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing SSL 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.76% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 5.46% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £463 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +131.25% -46.67%
South West median daily rate £463 £475 £488
% change year-on-year -2.63% -2.56% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 148 183 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 14.26% 13.84% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 124 142
Wiltshire median daily rate £431 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +17.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £286 £213 £205
90th Percentile £550 £546 £450
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £31.00 £38.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.48% -6.10% +80.70%
10th Percentile £20.30 £36.75 £17.35
90th Percentile £42.25 £47.50 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year -29.22% +0.65% +65.62%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Wiltshire

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Wiltshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Swindon -3 2 £500 -
SSL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) New Relic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat