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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 117 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SSH 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.55% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
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
561 728 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.27% 27.09% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 325 235
Average daily rate £363 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 39
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 4 £350 -5.78% 3
SSH
South East

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (66.67%) SSL
2 11 (61.11%) FTP
2 11 (61.11%) HTTP
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) SOAP
4 8 (44.44%) LDAP
4 8 (44.44%) CA
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
5 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (38.89%) DataPower
5 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Middleware
5 7 (38.89%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
7 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
7 5 (27.78%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) High Availability
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SSL
2 11 (61.11%) FTP
2 11 (61.11%) HTTP
3 8 (44.44%) LDAP
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) HTTPS
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) BGP
8 3 (16.67%) DOCSIS
8 3 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) MPLS
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 3 (16.67%) RIP
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) SNMP
8 3 (16.67%) Telnet
9 2 (11.11%) Intranet
10 1 (5.56%) DHCP
10 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) GitLab
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (38.89%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) REST
5 4 (22.22%) JMS
6 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.56%) Esper
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) Memcached
7 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) DataPower
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 3 (16.67%) DTV
3 3 (16.67%) IPTV
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (16.67%) MPEG
3 3 (16.67%) Streaming Video
3 3 (16.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) DRM
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Video Processing
5 2 (11.11%) API Integration
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MBA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (16.67%) Graphite
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Kibana
3 2 (11.11%) Rsyslog
4 1 (5.56%) Cacti
4 1 (5.56%) collectd
4 1 (5.56%) Ganglia
4 1 (5.56%) logstash
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Salt
4 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) CA
2 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (16.67%) Apple
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Tektronix
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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