Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 February 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 132 99
Rank change year-on-year +42 -33 -13
Contract jobs citing SSH 3 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.30% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.80% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £320 £313 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% -36.87% -
10th Percentile £238 £306 £463
90th Percentile £380 £323 £540
North East median daily rate £348 £313 £495
% change year-on-year +11.20% -36.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 187 444 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.98% 22.69% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 298 123
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £321 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.59% -15.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £225
90th Percentile £592 £476 £550
North East median daily rate £320 £340 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.76% +18.37% -10.91%
10th Percentile £9.80 £21.25 £9.95
90th Percentile £33.75 £55.25 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -32.76% +46.84% -34.17%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SSH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Tyne and Wear

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Tyne and Wear

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSH in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSH in Tyne and Wear

SSH
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +44 3 £320 +2.40%
SSH
North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SSH.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) IBM