The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing SSH 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.66% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +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
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.88% 17.82% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 28
Average daily rate £393 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £210 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 13
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +47.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SSH
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat