Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 87 79
Rank change year-on-year -22 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing SSL 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.38% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 2.29% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Wiltshire median daily rate £380 £433 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.14% -6.49% +32.14%
10th Percentile £359 £363 £310
90th Percentile £482 £488 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £463 £408
% change year-on-year -16.22% +13.50% -9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 304 175 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.50% 14.16% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 106 124
Wiltshire median daily rate £411 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £121 £290 £215
90th Percentile £589 £553 £546
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.50 £29.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% -31.40% +7.50%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £32.50
90th Percentile £49.35 £41.50 £74.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £26.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +57.01% -28.67% -4.46%

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 December 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 -8 6 £375 -13.29% 5
Chippenham - 1 £475 - 1
SSL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) FCoE
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) VPLS
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) iSCSI
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) FCoE
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) VPLS
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) QNAP