The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SSH 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+181.08% -
SSH
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 29.29% 17.57% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 7
Median daily rate £315 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £175 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £524 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland