The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 131 143 120
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Contract jobs citing SSH 16 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.066% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.81% 0.46% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
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£377 £375 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £240
% change year-on-year
+11.05% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £187.50 - £32.50
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
569 431 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.20% 14.24% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 237 152
Average daily rate £315 £315 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 53 63
Average hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the East of England region.

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SSH
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 12 £343 - 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £500 -
Essex - 1 - -
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SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (78.95%) Telnet
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) LDAP
3 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Toad
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) Identity Management
3 12 (63.16%) Cyber-Ark
4 11 (57.89%) PuTTY
4 11 (57.89%) Internet
4 11 (57.89%) Tivoli
4 11 (57.89%) Sun
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
5 10 (52.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 9 (47.37%) CA Single Sign-On
6 9 (47.37%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 7 (36.84%) CA
8 7 (36.84%) Novell
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 7 (36.84%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 6 (31.58%) IBM
9 6 (31.58%) Novell Identity Manager
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
11 4 (21.05%) XML
12 3 (15.79%) UNIX
12 3 (15.79%) Solaris

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Telnet
2 14 (73.68%) LDAP
3 12 (63.16%) Firewall
4 11 (57.89%) PuTTY
4 11 (57.89%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Toad
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Software Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Identity Management
2 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.26%) User Stories
4 1 (5.26%) API Integration
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) Bourne shell
2 3 (15.79%) C-shell
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) OCA
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Tivoli
2 10 (52.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 9 (47.37%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (31.58%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Cyber-Ark
3 11 (57.89%) Sun
4 7 (36.84%) CA
4 7 (36.84%) Novell
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) BMC