Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 6 months to 22 January 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 Shell (SSH)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing SSH 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridge median daily rate - - £445
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £438 £445
% change year-on-year - -1.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

SSH 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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 133 91 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.35% 15.02% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 20 49
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +12.78%
10th Percentile £213 £231 £185
90th Percentile £400 £526 £475
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £363 £368
% change year-on-year -3.45% -1.36% +18.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 25
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £24.33 £14.15 £20.25
90th Percentile £51.10 £70.75 £59.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £34.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +16.55% -10.90% +41.82%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Cambridge

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSH in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Cambridge