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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 122 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing SSH 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.26% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.09% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £413 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £29.80
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
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
740 644 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.51% 23.91% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 234 202
Average daily rate £325 £295 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 18
Average hourly rate £36.75 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.16% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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
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 5 May 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 +5 5 £425 -
Newbury - 1 - -
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (33.33%) JBoss
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (25.00%) PKI
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) RIP
6 3 (25.00%) SNMP
6 3 (25.00%) Solaris
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) MPLS
6 3 (25.00%) OSPF

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) RIP
3 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) DOCSIS
4 2 (16.67%) Telnet
5 1 (8.33%) VRRP
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
5 1 (8.33%) GLBP
5 1 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 2 (16.67%) IPTV
2 2 (16.67%) MPEG
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
2 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
2 2 (16.67%) STB
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Video Processing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) DRM
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Database Security
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCDP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) Tektronix
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper