The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 - - 70
Contract jobs citing SSH 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.74%
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
North West

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
183 138 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.94% 14.01% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 73 50
Median daily rate £385 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £45.00
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing SSH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SSH.

1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) Palo Alto
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) IPsec
4 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (64.29%) Change Control
4 9 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) Information Security
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
7 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
8 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
1 14 (100.00%) VPN
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) IPsec
3 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 8 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Network Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Designer
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Change Control
1 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Palo Alto
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Fortinet