The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 124 129 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing SSH 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.03% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.59
SSH
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
778 681 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.05% 24.14% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Average daily rate £324 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 30
Average hourly rate £36.00 £27.20 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the Berkshire region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SSH
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 3 £372 -
Newbury - - - -
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) IVR
4 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) OpenSSH
4 4 (30.77%) Korn
4 4 (30.77%) GCC
5 3 (23.08%) VXML
5 3 (23.08%) FTP
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) HNC
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) FTP
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) GCC
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Front Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) VXML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Email Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Korn
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) HNC
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) OpenSSH
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Altiris
3 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
3 2 (15.38%) Isilon
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Sun