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 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing SSL 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 2.01% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £365 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +15.00% +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 149 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.25% 22.85% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 95 48
Median daily rate £300 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +6.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £292 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £375 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +134.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 27 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
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
SSL
South West

SSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Python
4 6 (60.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Nagios
5 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (50.00%) OSSEC
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) CentOS
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Route 53
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (50.00%) New Relic
5 5 (50.00%) Ansible
5 5 (50.00%) Docker
5 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (40.00%) Terraform

SSL
Top Related 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 5 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (50.00%) Route 53
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
1 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Lead DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CESG
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) CoreOS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Data Encryption
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Jython
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SANS
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) LXC
2 4 (40.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
1 5 (50.00%) OSSEC
2 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) New Relic
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat