Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 7 April 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 129 163
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34 -4
Contract jobs citing SSL 17 68 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 1.42% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 10.71% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 54 19
Median daily rate £525 £513 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +11.41% +2.22%
10th Percentile £350 £416 £396
90th Percentile £700 £559 £555
England median daily rate £525 £508 £525
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £18.80 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% -7.14% -
England median hourly rate £29.40 £29.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -16.90% +137.29%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 415 635 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.06% 13.27% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 432 425
Median daily rate £375 £441 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.01% +6.97% +1.85%
10th Percentile £178 £288 £202
90th Percentile £600 £599 £575
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.30 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -4.97% -6.37%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.65 £12.78
90th Percentile £31.95 £19.10 £39.48
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -6.50% -6.98%

SSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SSL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Yorkshire

SSL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SSL in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SSL in Yorkshire

SSL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SSL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SSL in Yorkshire

SSL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SSL in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for SSL in Yorkshire

SSL
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +38 11 £675 +35.00%
South Yorkshire -8 6 £500 -4.76% 1
SSL
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSL.

1 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) HTTP
2 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
3 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (52.94%) Google
4 8 (47.06%) IIS
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) IPsec
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) AWS
7 5 (29.41%) Google App Engine
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
7 5 (29.41%) Node.js
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (29.41%) Jetty

SSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Jetty
2 5 (29.41%) Mongrel
2 5 (29.41%) nginx
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (29.41%) GCP
2 5 (29.41%) Google App Engine
3 4 (23.53%) GitHub
3 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) HTTP
3 7 (41.18%) IPsec
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) FTP
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) OSPF
8 1 (5.88%) VRRP
8 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Travis CI
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (23.53%) Gatling
3 4 (23.53%) JUnit
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Site Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 5 (29.41%) Node.js
3 5 (29.41%) Servlets
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) Play Framework
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) CESG
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) e-Health
2 1 (5.88%) LIMS
2 1 (5.88%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (58.82%) Open Source
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) Analytics
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 4 (23.53%) Lean Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Scala
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) WCAG
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Grafana
2 4 (23.53%) Kibana
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Google
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper