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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 113 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing SSH 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.25% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 0.95% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£425 - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £385 £270
% change year-on-year
-1.98% +42.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £187.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+525.00% -7.69%
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
582 631 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.42% 25.87% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 204 199
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 10 23
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

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 6 July 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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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 +7 5 £425 - 2
Newbury - 3 - -
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SNMP
4 4 (28.57%) FTP
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Telnet
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) JBoss
5 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) RIP
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 3 (21.43%) Tomcat

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) SNMP
3 4 (28.57%) FTP
3 4 (28.57%) Telnet
4 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 3 (21.43%) RIP
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) VoLTE
5 2 (14.29%) DOCSIS
5 2 (14.29%) SS7
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) ATM
5 2 (14.29%) SDH
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Tester
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Tester
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) E-Business Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) Silverlight
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) MPEG
1 2 (14.29%) DTV
1 2 (14.29%) Streaming Video
1 2 (14.29%) STB
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
1 2 (14.29%) IPTV
1 2 (14.29%) Video on Demand
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Video Processing
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 2 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (7.14%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCDP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 2 (14.29%) Tektronix
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed