The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SSH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 73
Contract jobs citing SSH 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.91% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £377
% change year-on-year -9.31% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £49.19 £187.50
% change year-on-year -4.67% -73.76%  

SSH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 88 110 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.15% 19.75% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 60
Median daily rate £288 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.34% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £572 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing SSH as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Wales

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for SSH.

1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (40.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) NuGet
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JCL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
1 2 (40.00%) iptables
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Thunderhead