Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 72 88
Rank change year-on-year -32 +16 -3
Contract jobs citing SSL 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.73% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.22% 3.26% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £525 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +43.84% +15.87%
10th Percentile £419 £466 £358
90th Percentile £533 £575 £541
South West median daily rate £394 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -12.50% -14.29% +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 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 308 184 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.30% 17.23% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 113 114
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £135 £265 £206
90th Percentile £583 £585 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 16
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.50 £29.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.90% -24.68% -11.49%
10th Percentile £20.23 £17.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £49.55 £46.21 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% +14.29%

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 21 May 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
Swindon -18 13 £475 -9.52%
SSL
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
4 6 (46.15%) DevOps
5 5 (38.46%) Docker
5 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
5 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) nginx
6 4 (30.77%) Kanban
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Microservices
6 4 (30.77%) LXC
6 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
6 4 (30.77%) Apigee
6 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c

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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) nginx
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
2 4 (30.77%) Apigee
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) FCoE
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPLS
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) HBase
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cassandra DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Kafka
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) zOS
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) LXC
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) HDFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Ambari
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Teradata