Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PuTTY skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PuTTY over the 6 months to 22 October 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.

PuTTY
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 374 356 374
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 +12
Contract jobs citing PuTTY 15 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.092% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
South East median daily rate £360 £370 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +48.00% -
England median daily rate £363 £370 £368
% change year-on-year -2.03% +0.68% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

PuTTY 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,668 2,813 3,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.21% 17.32% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,405 1,551 1,780
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £202 £200 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 150 213
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £24.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -25.47% +7.33%
10th Percentile £12.56 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.00 £46.02 £48.75
England median hourly rate £19.69 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% -16.89% +12.50%

PuTTY
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PuTTY as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PuTTY in the South East

PuTTY
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PuTTY in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PuTTY in the South East

PuTTY
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PuTTY within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -17 14 £360 -9.43%
West Sussex - 1 £325 -
PuTTY
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PuTTY 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 South East region with a requirement for PuTTY.

1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (46.67%) DevOps
4 7 (46.67%) WinSCP
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (46.67%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) API Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
4 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) HP ALM
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (46.67%) HP
4 7 (46.67%) ISEB
4 7 (46.67%) Software AG
4 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (46.67%) webMethods
4 7 (46.67%) Windows

PuTTY
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) WinSCP
2 4 (26.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) HP UFT
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle APEX
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) SoapUI
1 7 (46.67%) SpecFlow
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (33.33%) TestNG
4 4 (26.67%) LoadRunner
4 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (13.33%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) OSS Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) OSS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Database Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) API Testing
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Database Security
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) F#
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP ALM
2 3 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (46.67%) Software AG
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) webMethods
3 2 (13.33%) ComArch
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Imperva