The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 162 183 199
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Contract jobs citing SSH 10 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 0.67% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Median daily rate £438 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £284 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £705 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £523 £347
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +50.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+181.08% -
SSH
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
540 600 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.65% 12.95% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 452 533
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -24.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for SSH.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) PKI
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (28.57%) CISSP
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Nagios
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) FTP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) Confluence
4 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion
5 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) FTP
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (14.29%) OpenVPN
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) 802.11
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Liquibase
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Robotium
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
2 2 (14.29%) MCollective
2 2 (14.29%) Software Packaging
3 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
3 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.14%) Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 3 (21.43%) AWK
4 3 (21.43%) sed
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Docker
4 2 (14.29%) Postfix
4 2 (14.29%) Squid
4 2 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) NFS
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Nagios
3 3 (21.43%) Ansible
3 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
4 2 (14.29%) Kibana
4 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (14.29%) logstash
4 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (14.29%) Rancher
4 2 (14.29%) Terraform
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Sonatype
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) QNAP
6 1 (7.14%) WorldPay