The first table below looks at the demand for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSH 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £356
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- -51.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 142 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.05% 16.17% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 92
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £209 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 12
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
SSH
West Yorkshire

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the Leeds region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) nginx
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (12.50%) Hyperic
7 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
7 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) CMMI
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat