The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 390 364 407
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +43
Contract jobs citing SSH 30 42 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 1.44% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 12
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£375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £278 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £354 £225
% change year-on-year
+30.64% +57.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £32.50
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3038 2920 2842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.96% 12.42% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1958 1807 1798
Average daily rate £411 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 85 101
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
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 London

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

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in London

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SSH Daily Rate Trend in London

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in London

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in London

SSH
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSH within the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
City of London -22 3 £535 +64.61%
Twickenham - 3 £375 -
Canary Wharf -6 2 - -
Paddington - 2 £558 -
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SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) Oracle
3 18 (34.62%) UNIX
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 16 (30.77%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) AIX
5 12 (23.08%) IBM
6 11 (21.15%) SSL
7 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) Apache
7 10 (19.23%) PKI
7 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
8 9 (17.31%) Solaris
8 9 (17.31%) MS Office
8 9 (17.31%) Java
8 9 (17.31%) HTTP
8 9 (17.31%) Python
9 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 8 (15.38%) LDAP
10 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
10 7 (13.46%) VMware
10 7 (13.46%) HTML
10 7 (13.46%) MySQL
10 7 (13.46%) Dell
10 7 (13.46%) FTP
10 7 (13.46%) Cisco
11 6 (11.54%) VPN
11 6 (11.54%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (19.23%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) WordPress
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Moodle
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) SSL
2 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.31%) HTTP
4 8 (15.38%) LDAP
5 7 (13.46%) FTP
6 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 6 (11.54%) VPN
6 6 (11.54%) DNS
7 5 (9.62%) SMTP
7 5 (9.62%) DHCP
7 5 (9.62%) Firewall
8 4 (7.69%) Wireless
8 4 (7.69%) VoIP
8 4 (7.69%) SNMP
9 3 (5.77%) Telnet
9 3 (5.77%) PuTTY
10 1 (1.92%) SAN
10 1 (1.92%) Internet
10 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) SQLite
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.62%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) UNIX Support
5 3 (5.77%) Python Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Magento Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) CSS
3 5 (9.62%) Middleware
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (7.69%) SailPoint
4 4 (7.69%) REST
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.85%) .NET
6 2 (3.85%) Ajax
6 2 (3.85%) JSON
6 2 (3.85%) Django
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) HTML5
7 1 (1.92%) Sass
7 1 (1.92%) LESS
7 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.92%) LAMP
7 1 (1.92%) XML
7 1 (1.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) PKI
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) CESG
5 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.92%) Wiki
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) UNIX
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 12 (23.08%) AIX
4 9 (17.31%) Solaris
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) HPUX
6 1 (1.92%) zOS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
2 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
2 5 (9.62%) SIEM
2 5 (9.62%) DevOps
3 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.77%) Project Management
3 3 (5.77%) Data Security
3 3 (5.77%) E-business
3 3 (5.77%) Document Management
4 2 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (3.85%) Information Security
4 2 (3.85%) Workflow
4 2 (3.85%) Change Management
4 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.85%) UML
4 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Java
1 9 (17.31%) Python
1 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
2 6 (11.54%) PHP
2 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.62%) C
4 4 (7.69%) C++
4 4 (7.69%) sed
4 4 (7.69%) Korn
5 3 (5.77%) Groovy
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) AWK
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) RHCE
3 1 (1.92%) GCIA
3 1 (1.92%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
1 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) COSO
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) OpenSSH
4 3 (5.77%) KVM
4 3 (5.77%) RHEV
5 2 (3.85%) iptables
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) PowerHA
5 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.92%) NFS
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (5.77%) BladeLogic
3 3 (5.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.77%) yum
3 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.85%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) IBM
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.46%) Dell
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) VMware
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.62%) HP
7 4 (7.69%) CA
7 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
7 4 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (7.69%) ForgeRock
8 3 (5.77%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (5.77%) BMC
8 3 (5.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.85%) MKS
9 2 (3.85%) F5
10 1 (1.92%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.92%) Aruba
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