The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSH 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - £30.00
SSH
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 162 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.01% 19.95% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 102 45
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £12.15 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SSH.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Control-M
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) BMC
4 2 (28.57%) Korn
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) ICMP
3 1 (14.29%) IKE
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) Telnet
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Java Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco