The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SSH 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.59
SSH
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 119 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.83% 15.10% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 55 57
Average daily rate £350 £338 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £139 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £635 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) HTTPS
1 8 (88.89%) JSP
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) XPath
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
2 7 (77.78%) Struts
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) JUnit
7 1 (11.11%) IIS
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) SSL
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) IPv4
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
7 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) IPv4
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior J2EE Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JSP
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Struts
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) XPath
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) MOM
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSight