Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 October 2019 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 110 84
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 +3
Contract jobs citing SSH 12 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.87% 0.18% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 1.96% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate £350 - £429
Scotland median daily rate £350 £550 £348
% change year-on-year -36.36% +58.27% +22.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 192 153 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.91% 9.09% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 70
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.74% -15.63% +18.52%
10th Percentile £299 £122 £135
90th Percentile £575 £507 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £14.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -14.93% -63.98%
10th Percentile £17.75 £10.75 £10.73
90th Percentile £30.70 £19.50 £22.75
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year +26.98% -48.36% -23.75%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Glasgow

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SSH 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SSH.

1 12 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) REST
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) JPA
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) J2EE
2 11 (91.67%) SOAP
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) OOP
2 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Pair Programming
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) React
6 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Samba
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 6 (50.00%) React Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE
1 11 (91.67%) JPA
1 11 (91.67%) JSON
1 11 (91.67%) REST
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) BDD
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (91.67%) OOP
1 11 (91.67%) Pair Programming
1 11 (91.67%) SDLC
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco