Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 November 2017 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)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 137 159
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22 -39
Contract jobs citing SSH 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 1.59% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £335 -
% change year-on-year +30.60% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 254 377 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.44% 14.41% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 226 293
Leeds median daily rate £425 £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% +15.24%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 10
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -36.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £31.70 £21.93 £53.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -2.51%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Leeds

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Leeds

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSH in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SSH.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) JDBC
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) EAI
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) SMS
4 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) LDAP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) MQTT
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) MQTT
2 2 (25.00%) SMS
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Support
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) DataPower
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) EAI
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Go
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle