The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SSH 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.14% - 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £515 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £377
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £187.50
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 200 265 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.18% 12.91% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 167 161
Median daily rate £375 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +26.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.32 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.86% -56.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.49 £15.50 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in West Yorkshire

SSH
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSH in West Yorkshire

SSH
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 £515 -
SSH
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow Development
3 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) vRealize
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Development
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vCloud
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle