Period
to 21 February 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 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 179 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +183
Contract jobs citing SSH 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 1.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £505 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.17% - -
England median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +166.67% -50.00%

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 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 617 689 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.35% 14.77% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 394 474
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £190 £227 £226
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 67
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £16.75 £12.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.54% +31.73% -23.95%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.63 £10.67
90th Percentile £36.79 £32.88 £22.10
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £22.19
% change year-on-year -6.98% -3.10% +10.94%

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 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
South Yorkshire +18 5 £460 - 2
West Yorkshire -4 5 £550 -4.35% 2
SSH
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) OpenSSH
3 4 (40.00%) DataPower
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) JDBC
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) SMS
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) MQTT
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
5 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking

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 2 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) SMS
3 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (20.00%) MQTT
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Portal Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JDBC
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (40.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) EAI
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
1 4 (40.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) VMware