Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 14 August 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 179 206
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 +8
Contract jobs citing SSH 21 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 1.57% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £444 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25% +77.78%
England median daily rate £459 £414 £450
% change year-on-year +10.88% -8.06% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.70 £49.19 £9.39
% change year-on-year -61.98% +423.86% -46.34%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 648 637 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.18% 15.07% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 346 485
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £254 £213 £228
90th Percentile £560 £547 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -0.35% +1.79%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.45 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £31.48 £45.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -27.28% +21.95%

SSH
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SSH in Yorkshire

SSH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SSH in Yorkshire

SSH
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
West Yorkshire -20 10 £438 - 4
South Yorkshire +6 6 £463 +105.56% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 - - 3
SSH
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 12 (57.14%) PKI
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) SSL
4 6 (28.57%) SOAP
4 6 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) JSON
4 6 (28.57%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) OAuth
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 6 (28.57%) Docker
4 6 (28.57%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) Confluence
5 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (14.29%) CyberArk

SSH
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
2 3 (14.29%) Gentran
3 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) DMVPN
4 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) HSRP
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (4.76%) VPLS
4 1 (4.76%) VRRP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) git-flow
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) CyberArk Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cryptography Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) JSON
1 6 (28.57%) OAuth
1 6 (28.57%) REST
1 6 (28.57%) SOAP
1 6 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
4 1 (4.76%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) PKI
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) MVS
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Microservices
2 5 (23.81%) Data Extraction
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) DNA
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) C
2 3 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCSA
1 1 (4.76%) CCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Terraform
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) CyberArk
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) CommVault
3 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) Thales