Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 167 184
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17 -41
Contract jobs citing SSH 13 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.19% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 1.48% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.60% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £225
% change year-on-year +6.25% +77.78% -38.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 389 474 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.02% 13.12% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 282 351
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
10th Percentile £200 £226 £250
90th Percentile £543 £552 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -2.51%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £22.58 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -17.46%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Leeds +11 8 £450 +28.57%
Pudsey - 3 £250 -
Halifax - 2 - -
SSH
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) JDBC
3 4 (30.77%) LDAP
3 4 (30.77%) SSL
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) DataPower
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) JMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LDAP
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 2 (15.38%) MQTT
3 2 (15.38%) SMS
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Portal Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Unix Support
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Support
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JDBC
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) DataPower
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
2 2 (15.38%) EAI
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM