The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
North West / Manchester
Rank 91 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SSH 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.17% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.19% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £650 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 252 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.71% 14.02% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 137 95
Median daily rate £400 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.97 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Manchester region.

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSH 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SSH.

1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Sensu
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Graphite
3 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) VMS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) OWASP
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) AlienVault
2 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys