The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Shell (SSH)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Contract jobs citing SSH 20 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 5
Median daily rate £500 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £373 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £511 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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
418 584 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.28% 23.26% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 297 335
Median daily rate £400 £363 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.40 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +38 20 £500 +8.10%
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 24 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Bash Shell
3 22 (84.62%) Python
4 21 (80.77%) HTTP
4 21 (80.77%) Debian
5 20 (76.92%) Ubuntu
5 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
5 20 (76.92%) SC Cleared
5 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
5 20 (76.92%) Java
5 20 (76.92%) Unix
5 20 (76.92%) CentOS
5 20 (76.92%) DevOps
5 20 (76.92%) SELinux
6 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
7 18 (69.23%) Hadoop
8 17 (65.38%) Prototyping
8 17 (65.38%) Linux Command Line
8 17 (65.38%) Ansible
9 15 (57.69%) ICMP
10 11 (42.31%) Open Source
11 6 (23.08%) Open Source Development
11 6 (23.08%) DNS
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (19.23%) Big Data
13 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) HTTP
2 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
3 15 (57.69%) ICMP
4 6 (23.08%) DNS
5 4 (15.38%) FTP
5 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
5 4 (15.38%) SSL
5 4 (15.38%) Telnet
6 2 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Electronics
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Python Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Consultant
4 8 (30.77%) DevOps Consultant
4 8 (30.77%) Java Consultant
4 8 (30.77%) Java Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Hadoop Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Hadoop Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) LAMP
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (80.77%) Debian
4 20 (76.92%) CentOS
4 20 (76.92%) Ubuntu
4 20 (76.92%) Unix
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) DevOps
2 17 (65.38%) Prototyping
3 11 (42.31%) Open Source
4 6 (23.08%) Open Source Development
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Bash Shell
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 22 (84.62%) Python
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) SC Cleared
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (76.92%) SELinux
2 17 (65.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) VMware